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  1. Sarah Cahill and friend musicians reunite for the annual Chapel of the Chimes concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... with Joel Davel, the Real Vocal String Quartet, Adam Fong, the William Winant Percussion Group, and the Rova Saxophone Quartet. Cahill will give the Bay Area premiere of John Adams' "I Still Play," and will be joined by violinist Kate Stenberg in ...


  2. From Golan to England, TootArd begins summer tour in LiverpoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 28 | Egypt Today

    ... Guitarist and vocalist a Ramy Nakhla: Drummer a Shaady Owaidat: Guitarist a Yazan Ibrahim: Guitarist a Amro Madah: Saxophone Player


  3. Greek Vocalist Maria Farantouri Performs at Carnegie Hall May 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 |

    ... Stage MARIA FARANTOURI Maria Farantouri, Vocalist Achilleas Wastor, Music Director and Piano David Lynch , Saxophone and Flute Heracles Zakkas, Bouzouki and Mandolin Alexandros Botinis, Cello Petros Klampanis, Bass Christos Rafalides, Vibraphone ...


  4. Bloomingdale School Of Music Presents Into the Future! Modern Jazz + Avant PopRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 |

    ... Matthew Feick performing music they recorded and performed at the Blue Note. Daniel Bennett * Faculty Member, Saxophone/Flute/Piccolo/Clarinet/Bass Clarinet/Oboe New York saxophonist Daniel Bennett has been hailed as one of the most original and ...


  5. ROVA Saxophone Quartet Celebrates 40th Anniversary & CD Release in ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 |

    Rova Saxophone Quartet: a group that can move you the way an Eastern European choir of voices can move you, but also a group with force, a force that can feel as if it is tearing the walls of the listening space down, celebrates its 40th Anniversary and the release of their new CD, "In Transverse Time." Rova will play music from their new CD and reprise vintage Rova material from the vaults.


  6. Virtuoso Guitarist Shawn Phillips Releases His Most Daring, Socially...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 |

    ... (Lady Gaga's Brockett Parsons, Keyboards; Anthony Crawford, Bass; Sebastian Persini, Drums; Danny Janklow, Saxophone; Josh Seguin, lead Guitar and Jonathan McCuen, Guitar on "C'Mon Round) he had never met before. "My co-producer, Sjoerd Koppert, ...


  7. Silas Huff, new Boulder Concert Band conductor, quickly expands rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Daily Camera

    What: The Boulder Concert Band presents "American Masters: Past and Present" under music director Silas Huff, with Flatirons Saxophone Quartet opening Silas Huff's professional life was rolling along smoothly before he came to Boulder last fall. He had well-paying, stable employment from the United States government doing what he loved: standing in front of great musicians making great music.


  8. Branford Marsalis and Jean-Willy Kunz at the Kimmel CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | All About Jazz

    Branford Marsalis, Saxophone, and Jean-Willy Kunz, Organ From Classical to Jazz Kimmel Center for Performing Arts Verizon Hall Philadelphia, PA February 16, 2018 This concert of mostly classical works for saxophone and large scale pipe organ turned out to be somewhat of a surprise to the audience of jazz fans, who packed in to hear their hero, Branford Marsalis. The concert emcee, Michael Barone , asked for a show of hands of those who were "organ buffs."


  9. Phil Scarff: Ragas on SaxophoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | All About Jazz

    ... among Indian classical ensembles, improvisational jazz combos, the Indo-African fusion collective . Ragas on Saxophone is a simple concept that seems obvious-why hasn't it been done more often?-yet, of course, the novelty isn't the point at all. He ...


  10. Callum Watson Group Melbourne Residency present A Modern Recital By Outstanding Young StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 |

    ... by ensemble members Jessica Zuk (flute) and Joel Hands-Otte (clarinet) with guest appearances by Flora Carbo (Alto Saxophone). "I am excited about getting to play a few of my own compositions with this ensemble" Watson adds. "Composing for wind ...


  11. Arts at the Rocks seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | Sonoran News

    Desert Hills Presbyterian Church, located at the corner of Scottsdale Road and Carefree Highway, welcomes the Fountain Hills Saxophone Quartet as its premier concert of their "ARTS AT THE ROCKS" series.


  12. SaxFest to be held Jan. 27Read the original story

    Jan 19, 2018 | Natchitoches Times

    ... Orchestra and Hong Kong Sinfonietta. He is frequent featured soloist at events such as the triennial World Saxophone Congress and North American Saxophone Alliance conferences. Tse has also been a guest clinician at conferences hosted by the ...


  13. Jessica Lurie: In It For The Long HaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | All About Jazz

    ... classical music. I started getting into jazz in high school, but I was also playing baroque music. I think playing saxophone really opened up my ears to a lot more music, in terms of what I was pursuing. Then at Wesleyan University in Connecticut, I ...


  14. Martin Loyato: InvolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2018 | All About Jazz

    ... it is, the lack of speed never means a lack of impact; instead it's an object lesson in the virtues of patience. Saxophone and oud make equal ingredients with wispy flute and the wordless singing of an almost-angelic choir. Loyato wahs his way with ...


  15. RECORDING: Vocalist/Pianist/Songwriter Nicole Zuraitis's "Hive Mind"...Read the original story

    Jan 4, 2018 | All About Jazz

    Nicole Zuraitis: Hive Mind An Exciting Mix of Originals, Jazz & Pop! APAP Performance January 12, 2018 10pm at 55 Bar! 55 Bar Residency 2018 Begins February 8th January 12- APAP Performance at 55 Bar- 10pm Dan Pugach Nonet featuring Nicole Zuratis Nicole Zuraitis: Voice David Smith: Trumpet Mike Fahie: Trombone Jen Hinkle: Bass Trombone Andrew Gould: Alto Saxophone/Flute Jeremy Powell: Tenor Saxophone/Clarinet Andrew Gutauskas: Baritone Saxophone/Bass Clarinet Carmen Staaf: Piano Leo Sherman: Bass Dan Pugach: Drums 55 Bar Residency: 55 Christopher St. New York, NY Feb 8, 2018- 7pm- Oct 11, 2018 Phone: 212-929-9883 Nicole Zuraitis is the 2016 New York City Songwriting Competition Coffee Music Project Winner, 2015 second runner-up in the Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition and the 2014 Herb Albert ASCAP Young Composer Awards Winner.


  16. Yamaha and Make-A-Wish Grant a Young Cancer Patient's Request for a SaxophoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | PRWeb

    Yamaha worked with the Make-A-Wish Foundation to donate a saxophone to a child diagnosed with a rare bone cancer L to R: Stephanie Payton, Make-A-Wish; Sergey Lisitsyn; Ivan Lisitsyn; Chris Manners, district manager, Yamaha; Rick Cochran, president, and Betty Tinney, store manager, Fort Bend Music Center. "This special wish fits right in with our company's commitment to helping educate young music makers.


  17. Gerald Carpenter: ECM Concert Issues 'Une Invitation Au Voyage'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Noozhawk

    ... "Piano Sonata (1949)" ( (Marie-Agathe Charpagne, piano). >> Extracts from Ned Rorem 's "Picnic on the Marne for Saxophone and Piano (1983)" (Brian Leal, saxophone, Jarod Fedele and Evan Losoya, piano). At this point, in previous ECM previews, I have ...


  18. Jazz Orchestra to present concert Nov. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | Natchitoches Times

    ... to the public. Galindo Rodriguez will direct the orchestra. Guest artists will be Associate Professor of Music - Saxophone Paul Forsyth and Instructor of Voice D'nissa Hester. The orchestra will perform Cole Porter's "Love for Sale" arranged by Pete ...


  19. Premiere: Hear a Track From Merveille & Crosson's New AlbumRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2017 | XLR8R

    The new album follows on from their critically acclaimed 2012 debut LP, DRM , and finds the pair heading further down an abstract path away from conventional dancefloor sounds. Focusing on an aesthetic that leans on modern classical, jazz, and ambient, Cerulean features collaborations with Juliard trained classical pianist Julien Quentin, No Regular Play's Greg Paulus, Wareika's Henrik Raabe, Yonathan Levi, Moritz Baumgartner, and Berlin's Signum Saxophone Quartet.


  20. Yamaha Young Performing Artists Competition Application Process Now...Read the original story

    Nov 1, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... Echoing that sentiment is Patrick Bartley, a Grammy-nominated saxophonist, composer and bandleader who won YYPA's saxophone category in 2015. "The YYPA weekend was truly, and unexpectedly, the most inspiring three days I've ever had," he says. ...