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  1. Dart Music Partners With 3x Grammy Award-Winning Saxophonist, Jeff...Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 24 | Mi2n

    ... prestigious Abdala Studios. All the the songs are Coffin's original compositions and include musical guests Randy Brecker, Rashawn Ross, Branford Marsalis, Roy 'Futureman' Wooten, Victor Wooten, Trombone Shorty, Robertico Garcia, Pedrito Martinez, ...


  2. Wayne Wilkinson strokes for gold in 'It's A Lark'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... American Songbook. He has shared the stage with Bucky Pizzarelli, Johnny Smith, Bill Watrous, Michael and Randy Brecker, Ken French , the Four Freshmen , Earl Klugh for the contemporary jazz guitarist's Weekend of Jazz, Henry Mancini, Joe Williams, ...


  3. Pittsfield CityJazz Festival features the greats and new talentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... throughout downtown Pittsfield. The festival is capped off by the debut of internationally renowned trumpeter Randy Brecker, who has racked up six Grammies during his illustrious, globe-trotting 55-year career. The Long Island, N.Y., resident will ...


  4. Halloween Thriller -- Michael Jackson classics with Brownman Electryc TrioRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | BlogTO

    ... - is a multiple award-winning NYC-schooled protA gA to his teacher, Grammy-winning trumpet legend, Randy Brecker. Splitting his time between Toronto and New York, he tirelessly leads 7 unique ensembles of his own including the ...


  5. Newport Jazz Festival founder George Wein turns 90Read the original story

    Oct 4, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    ... musicians who had played with him many times at the festival as the Newport All-Stars – with trumpeter Randy Brecker, clarinetist-saxophonist Anat Cohen, guitarist Howard Alden, drummer Lewis Nash and bassist Jay Leonhart. Wein invited ...


  6. Drury Grad Trumpeter & 'SNL' Saxophonist...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | IBerkshires

    Drury High School graduate, professional trumpeter, and recording artist Richard Boulger will join "Saturday Night Live's" saxophonist Alex Foster to present a series of clinics for Berkshire County band students. Boulger, who has studied under trumpet legends such as Freddie Hubbard and Donald Byrd and has recorded with musical greats such as the Allman Brothers Band and Randy Brecker, has a long career of educating musicians of all ages throughout New York City and New England.


  7. Ada Rovatti: DisguiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... free when she steps out. The there's "Stairway to Heaven," from the Led Zepplin songbook. She joined here by Randy Brecker again, with Adam Rogers on guitar (if it's Led Zepplin, you've got to have a guitar) on a fairly straight forward, very jazzy ...


  8. INTERVIEW: Interview: Randy BreckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 | All About Jazz

    Randy Brecker turns 70 in November and has just released a new live album- RandyPop! . The album features reimagined arrangements of pop songs by James Brown, Bruce Springsteen, Paul Simon and Donald Fagen.


  9. FESTIVAL: Randy Brecker, Frank Vignola, Greg Hopkins to Headline...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | All About Jazz

    A signature event of the fall foliage season in western New England, the festival lineup includes the first pairing of 6-time Grammy winner Randy Brecker with the Greg Hopkins Jazz Orchestra; a return engagement by guitar virtuoso Frank Vignola; the annual 'jazz crawl;' and a new discovery in the organization's Jazz Prodigy series. Berkshires Jazz , which organizes and presents festivals, concerts, and other jazz events in Berkshire County, has announced the lineup for the 11th annual Pittsfield CityJazz Festival.


  10. Randy Brecker with Amanda Brecker, Kenny Werner + John Patitucci,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | Something Else! Reviews

    When sizing up the long, productive career of trumpet maestro Randy Brecker, I think to view his body of work in three buckets: his solo career, secondly as one half of the pioneering funk-jazz outfit The Brecker Brothers and finally as a first-call sideman. It wasn't so long ago when we last examined a record to which he contributed - and it certainly won't be the last - and that record recently topped the iTunes Contemporary Jazz rankings.


  11. Randy Brecker: RandyPOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | All About Jazz

    This album gives new meaning to the idea of rewriting history. Before trumpeter Randy Brecker had ascended to the top rung on the jazz ladder he was making his mark as a hired gun in studios and on stages.


  12. Bob Holz teams up with guitar great Bob Wolfman on new jazz releaseRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2015 | PR Log

    ... Joing Bob on this release are guitarists Mike Stern, Larry Coryell and Bob Wolfman, along with trumpeter Randy Brecker and former Dave Weckl Band keyboardist Steve Weingart. Other guests will include Ada Rovatti on sax (John Mclaughlin, Miroslav ...


  13. There's always room for one more at Vito's with Jennifer Kienzle aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Bistro's Jam Sundays. He comes highly recommended, having jammed with a host of names from Arturo Sandoval and Randy Brecker to Luis Conte and Jay Thomas. Jeff Johnson is the bassist every musician in his right mind wants to play with, even for a ...


  14. Snaggle FEAT Brownman Ali at May CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | BlogTO

    ... past 3 years. Born on the small Caribbean island of Trinidad, schooled in New York City under Grammy winner Randy Brecker's watchful eye and now heralded as "Canada's preeminent jazz trumpeter" by New York City's Village Voice magazine, the ever ...


  15. Rock Candy Funk Party - Groove Is KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... and it's led by a trumpet player who has been on many crucial funky recordings going back to the late 60s: Randy Brecker. Joined by his wife Ada Rovatti (saxes) and James Campagnola (baritone sax), they're a highly seasoned, slick addition who ...


  16. Peter Barsotti And Jon Hammond Free Form Poetry Organ JamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | SFGate

    ... in performance with Barry Finnerty's band in Michael's club Seventh Avenue South he co-owned with his brother Randy Brecker in Greenwich Village - wrapping up the show, a wonderful segment of Joe Franklin on mic with Jon Hammond, Joe Franklin was ...


  17. Bob Holz to release new Jazz Fusion AlbumRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2015 | PRLog US Entertainment

    New music from Bob Holz being released in 2015. Will feature Mike Stern, Larry Coryell, Ada Rovatti, Randy Brecker and Steve Weingart.


  18. Under the Lenz - jazz master set to pull in the crowds at Doveridge ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Burton Mail

    ... along the way. "Lenz has released eight highly-acclaimed recordings as a leader, featuring greats such as Randy Brecker, Will Lee, Joel Rosenblatt and Mark Egan, and his music has been featured in hundreds of TV shows globally, including Breaking ...


  19. Project Grand Slam Releases New Single 'New York City Groove' TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... his composing career. Their first release, Child's Play (1994), featured incredible guest musicians including Randy Brecker, Jon Lucien, Al Foster, Tony "Thunder" Smith, and Miller's old band mate Anton Fig; 1996 saw a follow up release, Prisoners ...


  20. Made in New York Jazz Gala Holds Very Successful 2015 Gala Featuring...Read the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... Concert was held on June 27th, 2015. Gathering a large number of jazz greats, including amazing performers Randy Brecker, Alex Blake, Bobby Sanabria and Art Director of the competition Yaacov Mayman performing to a very full house. Also featured ...