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  1. The Scott Reeves Jazz Orchestra Comes to Orange County Community CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    The Scott Reeves Jazz Orchestra is coming to Orange County Community College [SUNY Orange] on Friday, October 19, 2018. The performance begins at 7:30pm in the William and Helen Richards Theatre at Orange Hall.


  2. Jools Holland and Marc Almond join forces for new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Evening Times

    Musician and entertainer Holland and Soft Cell frontman Almond, whose album A Lovely Life To Live will drop in November, said the project is a long time coming after performing together on and off for 12 years. The 14-track record, recorded with Holland's Rhythm & Blues Orchestra, will include both new songs penned by the duo as well as their big band interpretation on well-known songs, including a reworking of Soft Cell hit Tainted Love.


  3. CSO's Divas and Crooners project a labour of love for jazz vocalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The RiotACT

    Jacqui Hamilton will join with Rod Gilbert and the Canberra Symphony Orchestra on 20 October for the Divas and Crooners Matinee at Llewellyn Hall. Photos: Supplied Hamilton and well-known jazz musician and singer Rod Gilbert will take to the Llewellyn Hall stage on 20 October with the CSO for its Divas and Crooners Matinee, an afternoon of smoky jazz classics with a little Latin leavening.


  4. Free jazz master class offered at SUNYRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Chronicle Newspaper

    Scott Reeves , Jim Ridl , and Andy Watson will talk about their profession and how they got there. They will demonstrate their instruments and perform a few pieces during class.


  5. Groton library to show Jazz at Lincoln Center concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | TheDay.Com

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: Groton - Starting on Friday, the Groton Public Library will broadcast monthly concerts by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra .


  6. Best BetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    OCTOBERFEST Visit Mitchell's Orchard & Farm Market as it celebrates the 10th anniversary of its annual Octoberfest from noon-5 p.m. on Saturday. North Coast Mix will play live polka music.


  7. Jazz this week: Ghost Note, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Joey...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... founding, and they've released two recordings in 2018 - one documenting various guest star performances with the orchestra over the years, and the other capturing an evening backing singer/actor Ruben Blades. While those guest stars won't be at the ...


  8. in the Mood Returns to Popejoy HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 |

    In The Mood, a 1940's music revue, celebrates their 25th Silver Celebration tour. The show performs renowned hits with Bud Forrest's 13-piece String of Pearls Big Band Orchestra and 19 performers.


  9. Colourful mix of literary and musical greats on offer in society's programmeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Clacton and Frinton Gazette

    A COLOURFUL mix of literary greats and musical geniuses will keep audiences entertained throughout Clacton Arts and Literary Society's packed programme of events. Alongside the wonderful Glenn Miller Orchestra, the show features fabulous harmonies from an array of talented vocalists, together with the orchestra's own swinging jazz band.


  10. Claudia Doffinger: MonochromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | All About Jazz

    ... ballad melody anchored by relentless drum patterns. The sound of Doffinger's piano carefully rippling through the orchestra as it moves along gives this piece a slow-growing power that resembles the extended epics of Pink Floyd. Then there is "Choke ...


  11. Concert series to jazz up Jacksonville libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... show will feature professional jazz musicians in the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, led by Wynton Marsalis. The orchestra is made up of 15 soloists, ensemble players and arrangers, all of whom have impressive jazz credentials. Marsalis himself ...


  12. RECORDING: Alto Saxophonist Richie Cole Pays Tribute to a Lifelong...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | All About Jazz

    I didn't try to play like Cannonball, I focused on how he tells a story. You have to tell stories if you're going to connect with an audience and there was no one better at that than him.


  13. Album produced by Duke's Eric Oberstein nominated for Latin GrammyRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 2 | The Chronicle

    In the course he teaches, "Introduction to Performing Arts Management & Entrepreneurship," Eric Oberstein, Trinity '07, mentors Duke students in putting together the resources for a creative project, creating an ideal environment for artists and connecting with a network of alumni in the arts. He has applied many of the same principles to his work as a music producer.


  14. Alto Saxophonist Richie Cole Pays Tribute to a Lifelong Hero on 'Cannonball,' Due October 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | PRWeb

    In recording his first album of songs associated with his timeless hero Julian "Cannonball" Adderley, alto saxophonist Richie Cole also reinvents a heady selection of popular and jazz standards. That is the beauty of "Cannonball," the strongest and deepest of the albums Cole has recorded since finding a gusty second wind in Pittsburgh, his current home base.


  15. Orlando a oeAndya CavallaroRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | Daily Reporter

    Orlando "Andy" Cavallaro, 96, passed away Oct. 1, 2018, at Crown Pointe Living Center. Andy was born March 1, 1922, in Indianapolis, Indiana.


  16. Los Angeles Jazz Institute Festival - Woodchopper's Ball: Part 4-4Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | All About Jazz

    Each was asked to give an account of his first night playing with his band, which led to some interesting reminiscences, in some instances about 'being thrown in the deep end' during high-profile band engagements. Some spoke about the big shoes of predecessors that they realized they were stepping into -for example, Jeff Hamilton spoke in glowing terms of brilliant drummer , who he stated "was responsible for the revolution in big band drumming" during the 1970s.


  17. EVENT: Miggy Augmented Orchestra U.S. Debut of "Colorful" This Sunday ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | All About Jazz

    U.S. Debut for Colorful This Sunday at Birdland September 30th Reserve Now! 17-Piece Orchestra Miggy Augmented Orchestra Sunday, September 30th Birdland 315 W. 44th St. New York, NY 11036 6:00pm. $30 Miggy Augmented Orchestra New Release Colorful on artistshare! 'A hidden treasure of New York."


  18. Dylan Perrillo Orchestra to close Potsdam Ives Park Concert season SaturdayRead the original story

    Friday Sep 28 | North Country Now

    The orchestra is a colorful ensemble of young musicians who have come together from all corners of the Capital Region to honor the roots of jazz. The 12-piece group sounds like a big band straight out of the 1920s, yet handles jazz classics with a freshness that makes the listener believe they just wrote this material yesterday.


  19. Wynton Marsalis and JLCO to interpret the music of Duke Ellington at BarclayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    ... efforts, a jazz component was added to Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City in 1987. The orchestra was formed the following year. Marsalis became its artistic director and conductor in 1991 and immediately established the ...


  20. Eddie Palmieri: Salsa bandleader still learning after all these yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | The Morning Call

    Grammy-winning pianist Eddie Palmieri and his Salsa Orchestra perform Sept. 29 at Zoellner Arts Center in Bethlehem.