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  1. SiriusXM Presents The Brian Setzer Orchestra's 14th Annual Christmas Rocks! TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | AllAccess.com

    GRAMMY winner BRIAN SETZER and his 19-piece BRIAN SETZER ORCHESTRA have announced their 14th annual "CHRISTMAS Rocks! Tour," presented for the second consecutive year by SIRIUSXM. Hitting 30 cities, the holiday extravaganza will launch NOVEMBER 10th at the STATE THEATRE in SETZER's adopted hometown of MINNEAPOLIS and wrap up DECEMBER 28th.

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  2. #4000: New Sounds Live, The First 30 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | WNYC-AM New York

    The Crossing, led by Donald Nally, perform "Song of the Human" by Pete M. Wyer, live at Brookfield Place, 10/12/2016 For this show, listen to highlights from the first 30 years of New Sounds Live events. There's music ranging from the otherworldly sounds of throat singing courtesy of David Hykes to big brass bands from Macedonia - namely the Kocani Orkestar, from a trombone shout choir to Brazilian-Japanese bossa nova grooves, listen to music recorded from all around the city when New Sounds has taken its show on the road.

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  3. Mission's Rebecca Sichon hopes to strike a chord with folk fest fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Canada.com

    Rebecca Sichon, a 15-year-old singer-songwriter from Mission, will be playing at the 30th annual Mission Folk Music Festival this month. The annual Mission Folk Music Festival turns the big 30 this year and Rebecca Sichon says she's been attending the event for as long as she can remember.

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  4. Summit Metro Parks hosts free outdoor concert series in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    The Metro Parks Ensemble will perform five of the concerts, and Akron Symphony Orchestra will perform a special concert at Goodyear Heights Metro Park. Tuesday, Aug. 1, 6:30 p.m. "Music by the Lake" Munroe Falls Metro Park - Lake Area, 521 S. River Rd. in Munroe Falls Enjoy an evening of free lake swimming from 3 to 7 p.m. and live music by the Metro Parks Ensemble at 6:30 p.m. The concert will be cancelled if it rains.

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  5. UB books Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton MarsalisRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2017 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo, presents Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29. Tickets go on sale at noon Friday, July 7. The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis comprises 15 of the top jazz soloists and ensemble players.

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  6. MoJO in the streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | The Harbor Times Soup

    The Belfast Summer Nights free outdoor concert series welcomes back a city favorite Thursday, July 13. The Mondaynite Jazz Orchestra will take over High Street at the traffic light from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., weather permitting. The Midcoast's own MoJO is an 18-piece big band that plays a varied mix of modern and traditional jazz tunes.

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  7. RECORDING: Gus Bivona: Music for SwingersRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2017 | All About Jazz

    Arcuiso 'Gus" Bivona was never a household-name clarinetist like Artie Shaw or Buddy DeFranco, but during the big band era and throughout the 1950s, he was one of the finest and most relaxed swing studio clarinetists in the business. He also was a rock-solid alto saxophonist.

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  8. Buzzards Bay MusicFest hosts four days of free concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The eminent violinist, and artistic director of the upcoming Buzzards Bay MusicFest, certainly did not. But it comes with the turf.

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  9. 10 Measures with Pat CunninghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Post-Bulletin

    Pat is a drummer who plays with the South Bound Country Band , and he can also be seen playing at the local Jazz Jam with John Sievers. He has always thought he was born in the wrong era, believing that he would have fit in better during the big band era of the 30s and 40s.

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  10. PERFORMANCE / TOUR: Jazz This Week: All Angles Orchestra, River City...Read the original story

    Jul 5, 2017 | All About Jazz

    The calendar of upcoming live jazz and creative music events over the next several days in St. Louis includes a weekend-long gathering of swing dancers from around the country; a jazz tribute to Prince; the local debut of a genre-spanning big band touring in support of their first album; and more. Let's go to the highlights... Wednesday, July 5 The big band in question would be the All Angles Orchestra, a Colorado-based group whose tour in support of their recently released debut album includes a stop here at the Grandel Theatre.

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  11. UB books Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton MarsalisRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2017 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo, presents Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29. Tickets go on sale at noon Friday, July 7. The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis comprises 15 of the top jazz soloists and ensemble players.

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  12. 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.

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  13. 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.

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  14. 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.

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  15. 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 ...

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  16. 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 ...

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  17. 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.

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  18. 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.

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  19. 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 ...

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  20. 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 ...

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