The Orchestra Newswire (Page 10)

The Orchestra Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for The Orchestra. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 1,265 in The Orchestra

  1. Orchestra of Northern New York adds some jazz to a oepopsa concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Orchestra of Northern New York will jazz up its annual “American Pops” concert this year as it helps to celebrate our nation's independence. The two performances of American Pops and Summer Jazz are at 8 p.m. Monday at Watertown's Thompson Park and at 7 p.m. Tuesday at SUNY Potsdam's Hosmer Hall.

    Comment?

  2. New in the KUCI Jazz LibraryRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2017 | KUCI-FM Irvine

    Backed by a razor sharp rhythm section, bassist Barry Stephenson and drummer Quincy Phillips, Johnson is a master of straight ahead melody based jazz on standards like "My Romance" and "Skylark", playing with a joyful lilting touch in the Tatum/Peterson realm. His singing is soulful and sophisticated at once, sort of a post modern Bobby Short.

    Comment?

  3. For over 20-years fireworks have meant big business in cityRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2017 | Historic City News

    For over two decades Fireworks Over the Matanzas has been produced by Fireworks by Santore, a company based in nearby Flagler County, that's been in the fireworks business for over 125 years. First There's Music Starting at 6:00 p.m., one of the region's most popular big bands, The All Star Orchestra, returns to the Plaza de la Constitucion for a two-hour show filled with big band and swing music along with all the traditional patriotic favorites.

    Comment?

  4. Northwinds brings annual patriotic pops concert to Smithgall Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | The Times

    ... Orchestra and later, Northwinds. Crook played oboe and English horn during his time as a performer with both the orchestra and the symphonic band. "We do a tribute to the armed forces with all the members, former members and family getting to stand ...

    Comment?

  5. Review: Glenn Miller would be impressedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | The Daily Courier

    ... male vocalist in 1998 for a year, completed his music degree and returned in 2000 for three years and rejoined the orchestra in 2012. He not only sings the lead, but whistles, dances, conducts the band and even acts as a microphone stand, holding ...

    Comment?

  6. Tale of the Tape: Sonuskapos vs. Glenn Miller OrchestraRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2017 | Canada.com

    Two groups with old souls: the young musicians of the Sonuskapos Jazz Orchestra square off against the veterans who blow their horns in the Glenn Miller Orchestra. The Man behind the Orchestra Mason Victoria, an emerging jazz musician, founded the Sonuskapos Jazz Orchestra in Toronto in 2013.

    Comment?

  7. Sunset Boulevard's Nancy Anderson Makes Her Feinstein's/54 Below Debut Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Let Nancy Anderson take you back to a time when speakeasies were born and jazz was king. With Ross Patterso n and his little big band, Nancy, fresh off Broadway's Sunset Boulevard , revisits her critically acclaimed debut album Ten Cents a Dance in a nightclub -- Feinstein's/54 Below -- uniquely appropriate to her quintessential jazz-age take on enduring classics by Cole Porter , Rodgers and Hart, Irving Berlin , and the Artie Shaw Orchestra.

    Comment?

  8. Flutist Peter H. Bloom to perform with Makrokosmos Orchestra, July 7, Shapeshifter Lab in BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | PR Log

    ... ensemble that transcends categories of adventurous big band jazz, creative rock, world and classical music. The orchestra, led by co-directors Richard Nelson and Tim O'Dell features first-rate musicians with impressive credentials in the New York ...

    Comment?

  9. On the road since 1956, the Glenn Miller Orchestra still in the mood for some swingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Canada.com

    ... but was soon back in the fold. He left in 2005, released a few solo records, but returned again in 2012 to as the orchestra's ninth music director. He's been onboard ever since. So it's clear that Hilscher's attachment to this music from another era ...

    Comment?

  10. Art Pepper: Presents 'West Coast Sessions' Volumes 3 and 4Read the original story

    Jun 22, 2017 | All About Jazz

    Today is the day that I finally come clean about Art Pepper and me. In 1984, I was taking a year off between having finished Pharmacy School and beginning a graduate program in Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Design.

    Comment?

  11. Bangor Symphony to move into historic building in downtown BangorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... A 1908 Bangor Daily Commercial article noted that Horace Mann Pullen, the BSO's first conductor, not only led the orchestra in performances at Society Hall, but also taught dancing lessons there. It's not known exactly when the BSO stopped ...

    Comment?

  12. Glenn Miller OrchestraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Castanet.net

    The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra is the most popular and sought after big band in the world today for live concerts. With its unique jazz sound, the Glenn Miller Orchestra is considered to be one of the greatest bands of all time.

    Comment?

  13. Harry Prime, Big band vocalist, 97Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Philly.com

    Harry Prime, 97, a Big Band vocalist who toured and recorded with some of the most prominent orchestras of the 1940s and 1950s, died of natural causes Friday at his home in Chalfont, where he lived with a son. A Philadelphia native, Mr. Prime was born March 5, 1920 in East Falls and attended St. Bridget's Parish and Roman Catholic High School, according to his son, Kevin Prime.

    Comment?

  14. Orchestra of Northern New York holding annual summer pops concertsRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2017 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The Orchestra of Northern New York invites the public to celebrate our nation's independence at its annual summer pops concerts. Kick off the holiday with a salute to our veterans with patriotic favorites such as, Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture and The Stars and Stripes Forever, as well as the music of Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Jerome Kern, Irving Berlin and many other big band favorites.

    Comment?

  15. Film music in the spotlight at Prague Proms festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Radio Prague

    The Prague Proms international music festival gets underway in Prague on Wednesday with a concert at the city's Municipal House. The concert will feature the US composer, singer and songwriter Dany Elfman, who is known mainly for his collaboration with director Tim Burton.

    Comment?

  16. MoJO Concert 6/26Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Monday, June 26, 2017 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, July 17, 2017 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 14, 2017 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Mondaynite Jazz Orchestra will play the Camden Library Amphitheater Monday, June 26 at 6:30 p.m. The 18 piece big band plays an extraordinary mix of modern and traditional jazz.

    Comment?

  17. Grand Union Orchestra at Wilton's Music HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | All About Jazz

    Grand Union Orchestra Wilton's Music Hall London June 14, 2017 Song of Contagion , Grand Union Orchestra's latest show, would be a strange subject indeed for any other ensemble. But for leader/composer and his comrades, it sits perfectly within the orchestra's progressive dialogue between the musics and diverse histories of this small planet.

    Comment?

  18. Rob Zappulla and his big band will perform a tribute show to Frank...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    Rob Zappulla and his big band will perform a tribute show to Frank Sinatra on Saturday, June 24, at the Klein Memorial Auditorium in Bridgeport. Rob Zappulla and his big band will perform a tribute show to Frank Sinatra on Saturday, June 24, at the Klein Memorial Auditorium in Bridgeport.

    Comment?

  19. MoJO plays first of three amphitheater concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Herald Gazette

    The Mondaynite Jazz Orchestra, also known and loved as MoJO, will perform in the Camden Amphitheatre Mondays, June 26, July 17 and Aug. 14 at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is invited to come enjoy big band jazz in one of the most beautiful spots in the world; the Camden Amphitheatre is adjacent to the library, on Atlantic Avenue and over looking the harbor. Bringing along a lawn chair or blanket, picnic supper and dancing feet is encouraged.

    Comment?

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

    Jun 19, 2017 | 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.

    Comment?