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  1. Music by the Sea on July 4Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    Camden Rotary Club will bring eight bands to town for an afternoon of free musical performances Wednesday, July 4, for the club's most ambitious Music by the Sea Independence Day celebration yet. Concerts in the Camden Library Amphitheatre and Harbor Park, both off Atlantic Avenue, will feature everything from bluegrass and folk music to jazz and big band favorites.

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  2. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: John HollenbeckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | All About Jazz

    John Hollenbeck\'s versatility as a percussionist and composer is revealed in a body of work that challenges countless boundaries. Performances with Fred Hersh, Kenny Wheeler and Bob Brookmeyer have showcased Hollenbeck\'s melodic and sensitive small-group jazz drumming.

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  3. Georgie and RoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | All About Jazz

    Put some fruit in your turban, smoke a Cuban, shake your maracas and listen to the boys sing da dah dah dada... A summer tune with lots of Latin brass. 20 is the Toronto Jazz Orchestra's fourth independently released album.

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  4. VIDEO / DVD: STLJN Saturday Video Showcase: Spotlight on the L.A. Swing BaronsRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 16 | All About Jazz

    This week, let's take a look at some videos featuring the L.A. Swing Barons, who are coming to St. Louis for a performance presented by the St. Louis Jitterbugs this coming Thursday, June 21 at the Intersect Arts Center. The event is part of an ongoing Thursday night swing dance series sponsored by the Jitterbugs.

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  5. DeKalb Community CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | KPC Media Group, Inc.

    DeKalb Outdoor Theater , 7:30 p.m., 301 S. Center St., Auburn; free concert featuring big band and jazz music by the Fort Wayne Jazz Orchestra with featured vocalist Kent Johnson of Auburn.

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  6. Outdoor concerts kick off with MoJORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Herald Gazette

    The popular Mondaynite Jazz Orchestra will perform Monday, June 25, at 6 p.m. in the Camden Amphitheatre, adjacent to host Camden Public Library on Atlantic Avenue. Everyone is invited to bring a lawn chair or blanket, a picnic supper and dancing feet.

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  7. Bob Mintzer Big Band/New York Voices: Meeting Of MindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | All About Jazz

    Meeting Of Minds plays more like a merger than an encounter. And that, after all, is how all successful collaborations should feel.

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  8. Soulful Messiah promises to be a summer specialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | This is Wiltshire

    TICKETS are still available for what could be one of the musical highlights of this summer at the Wiltshire Music Centre in Bradford on Avon. Soulful Messiah: A Celebration on Sunday, June 17 is a major performance project involving multiple vocal and instrumental forces celebrating gospel, swing and jazz.

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  9. Jazz orchestra performing Friday at outdoor theaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | KPC Media Group, Inc.

    ... at 7:30 p.m. with its big band and jazz music. Featuring some of the best jazz musicians of northeast Indiana, the orchestra aims is to serve as the region's premier repertory big band. The Fort Wayne Jazz Orchestra dedicates its efforts to ...

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  10. Blaze of GloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Folio Weekly

    Stacey Bennett is the busiest musician in Northeast Florida. It's hard to objectively quantify such a statement, but consider the facts: In just the last 18 months, she and her band have toured the nation, played South By Southwest, sold out the Blue Jay Listening Room, secured airplay for the 2016 album on 140 college radio stations, said goodbye ... (more)

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  11. 'Salute America' honors Oakland County Treasurer Andy MeisnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | La Prensa

    Tickets are on sale for Lighthouse of Oakland County's Salute America event on Friday, June 22, 2018 - a celebration of a bygone era and a time 'to honor community leaders who've championed help for people in need.' In its 15th year, the fundraiser takes place at the historic Lafayette Grande in Pontiac and honors Oakland County Treasurer Andy Meisner , for his work helping to revitalize Pontiac and his leadership in helping to prevent foreclosures and keep people in their homes.

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  12. A first-time homeowner at 72, bandleader jazzed by new digsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | This Week Community News

    ... 3481 N. High St. Price, whom Wiester regarded as a good friend. Price was 80 when he died Aug. 2, 2017, and the orchestra leader suspected the handwriting was on the wall as far as being able to stay. He anticipated that Price's daughter, Christine ...

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  13. Donny Most supplies jazzy happy daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | The Orlando Sentinel

    'Happy Days' star Donny Most will perform with the Orlando Jazz Orchestra on Friday at Full Sail University near Winter Park. 'Happy Days' star Donny Most will perform with the Orlando Jazz Orchestra on Friday at Full Sail University near Winter Park.

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  14. Renowned Jazz Recording Artist, Nicolas Bearde - Featured Vocalist and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | PRWeb

    Renowned Jazz Recording Artist, Nicolas Bearde - Featured Vocalist and Narrator for Vincent Herring's "Story of Jazz Orchestra" at San Jose Jazz Summer Fest on August 12 Grammy-winning tenor saxophonist Vincent Herring's "Story of Jazz Orchestra" presents a program of 100 years of Jazz history that include some of the premier musicians of our time, including vocals and narration by Nicolas Bearde. Leading a 10 piece Big Band and featuring the Bay Area's own Nicolas Bearde's vocals and narration, Vincent Herring's thorough survey of recorded jazz music's century-plus history from 1917 to the present includes everything from ragtime, swing and bebop to Afro-Cuban, free and fusion styles.

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  15. Los Angeles Turns 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | Stereogum

    Texture and electronic leanings have been a part of hip-hop since the genre's adolescence. They were present in the early '80s, though neither was necessarily implemented by choice.

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  16. FOHCL announces upcoming concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | NJ.com

    Outdoor summer concert series, sponsored by The Friends of Hunterdon County Library. All shows start at 6:30 pm.

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  17. At Playboy Jazz Fest, a 17-year-old wonder, an 83-year-old master and tributes to Hef and Miles DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Gaines opened his set with an ode to Southern women that was a master class in simmering guitar swagger. When the orchestra finally joined him, Gaines hit the soundboard with guns blazing, taking nearly every solo of the set and singing front and ...

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  18. Critic's Notebook: High School Musicians Take on the (Almost) UnplayableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | The New York Times

    Tensions are said to have run a bit high during the recording of the composer and saxophonist Anthony Braxton's pathbreaking, style-blending album "Creative Orchestra Music 1976." At the time, it was one of the Arista label's most expensive productions, requiring multiple sessions and almost two dozen musicians.

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  19. Nights on Blue Water: Justin Hayward-headlined On the Blue Cruise announces final lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    ... Ash , founding Chicago drummer Danny Seraphine 's band CTA , and Electric Light Orchestra spinoff group The Orchestra . Zombies singer Colin Blunstone also will be performing with his solo band during the cruise. The inaugural On the Blue Cruise ...

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  20. HappeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | Ventura County Reporter

    FIRST THURSDAY GOURMET FOOD TRUCKS AT PLAZA PARK 5:30-9:30 p.m. Each event brings eight to 12 of the hottest trucks in the southland, with a live DJ and more. 519 S. C St., Oxnard, .

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