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  1. Vocalist Keith a. Dames & The Lafayette Harris Jr. Quartet present Homage to EleanoraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 |

    Vocalist and jazz aficionado Keith A. Dames presents his annual journey through the Billie Holiday songbook "Homage To Eleanora" on Friday, April 7 & Saturday, April 8 @ 7pm and Sunday, April 9 @ 4pm at Manna House Workshops in East Harlem. Admission is $25 at the door - special discounts for seniors, students, people with disabilities, and groups of five or more - cash only - and to RSVP contact 450-0764 / Dames will be joined at the three-day event by The Lafayette Harris Jr. Quartet featuring Lafayette on piano, Curtis Lundy on bass, Marvin Horne on guitar and G. Earl Grice on drums.


  2. BWW Interview: Choreographer Peggy Hickey on Designing the Dances for Broadway's ANASTASIARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 |

    Peggy Hickey's versatile career includes work in opera, television, film, music videos, and theatre. An award-winning choreographer, she won the MTV Video Music Award for Beck's The New Pollution .


  3. RTE Lyric FM Presents A New Stream Of Education And OutreachRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 |

    ... (flute/piano), who will be joined by Mary McCague (violin/piano), Jean Kelly (Harp), and Gerry Kelly ('cello). The quartet is presenting ten concerts in County Donegal. The programme will take place in primary and post primary schools, care homes, ...


  4. 2017 Princeton Festival's 13th Season of Musical Comedy, Opera, Jazz, ...Read the original story

    Mar 21, 2017 | KTMF

    Two Performances of Beethoven's Opera "Fidelio," 11 Performances of "Man of La Mancha," BalletX Contemporary Ballet Troupe, Peter Martin Jazz Trio, Baroque Orchestral and Chamber Music, Choir Concert, Disney-Themed Pops Concert, Film "Quartet" Plus Live Vocalists; also Free Lectures, Previews, and Special Events area. The Festival has scheduled its first-ever Baroque chamber music recital in Princeton Abbey, a new venue, and created its first Pops concert for Richardson Auditorium at , the Festival's General and Artistic Director.


  5. Vocalist Keith a. Dames to Present Homage to Eleanora Shows in NycRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 |

    Vocalist and jazz aficionado Keith A. Dames presents his annual journey through the Billie Holiday songbook "Homage To Eleanora" on Friday, April 7 & Saturday, April 8 at 7pm and Sunday, April 9 at 4pm at Manna House Workshops in East Harlem. Admission is $25 at the door - special discounts for seniors, students, people with disabilities, and groups of five or more - cash only - and to RSVP contact 450-0764 / [email protected]


  6. FESTIVAL: Maryland Events Highlight Women Jazz Artists: Concerts and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | All About Jazz

    They mastered the technique of their instrument , learned their music thoroughly and were skilled improvisers like any other band member. Many more talented women have contributed to jazz as instrumentalists, composers, and bandleaders.


  7. The Gerardo N ez Quartet and Carmen Cort s visit Swansea next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | South Wales Guardian

    Two of the world's greatest flamenco artists are uniting for a one-of-a-kind performance in Swansea next week. The Gerardo NAoA ez Quartet and Carmen CortA s visit Taliesin on Thursday, March 23 performing their internationally acclaimed brand of Spain's most iconic art form.


  8. Miguel Zen n QuartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Denver Westword

    Nearly four years ago, Grammy-nominated alto saxophonist and composer Miguel ZenA3n released Oye!!! Live in Puerto Rico , recorded in his home town of San Juan. The album showcased his command of Latin music as well as his fiery jazz chops.


  9. Larry Coryell: Free Spirit and PioneerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | All About Jazz

    Not too long ago, I learned that sadly, one of my great inspirations, guitarist Larry Coryell had passed away here in New York on February 19th, 2017. Somewhere around 1968, I remember being in college at U.C.L.A. and going several times to see Larry play as part of the visionary Quartet.


  10. Bad HombresRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... CMT (which, as a reminder, still stands for Country Music Television, not Cheerleaders, Mullets and Trucks). The Quartet are portrayed well-if-not-vacantly-pretty enough, but it's Billy Gardell's ( Mike & Molly ) turn as Elvis manager Colonel Tom ...


  11. Diotima Quartet premieres Boulez work 64 years in the makingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... revels in shifting textures - pizzicato figures, glassy harmonics, atonal harmonies and sliding lines. Somehow the quartet made it all hang together like precise stanzas in a poem hinting at night's elusive qualities. The quartet's ravishing ...


  12. Laura Pawel Dance Company To Return To Chen Dance Center For Plain and FancyRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2017 |

    ... and Fancy is set to the cool jazz sounds of The Cecilia Coleman Quartet, on piano, bass, trumpet and saxophone. The Quartet will also play for Comfortable Silence, a 2016 duet for Stacey Berkheimer and Laura Pawel. Also on the program is a company ...


  13. Phoenix concerts of the week: Angel Olsen, Brandford Marsalis, Manhattan Transfer and moreRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Arizona Republic

    ... from their "Upward Spiral" album, a collaboration that's in the running for a best jazz vocal album Grammy. The Quartet, which features Marsalis on saxophones, Joey Calderazzo on piano, Eric Revis on bass and Justin Faulkner on drums, rarely invites ...


  14. Internationales Jazz Festival MA1/4nster 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | All About Jazz

    Theater MA1 4nster MA1 4nster, Germany Internationales Jazz Festival 2017 January 6-8, 2017 MA1 4nster, city of 300,000 inhabitants, situated in the northern part of German state North Rhine-Westphalia, with 18 million inhabitants the most populous state of Germany, has an ambitious biannual jazz festival now in its 27th year. The northern part of the state with MA1 4nster as the center clearly differs from the southern North Rhine part with its old and densely populated Ruhr area and the region of Cologne, the stateA s largest city.


  15. Mads Tolling and the Mads Men: Playing the 60sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | All About Jazz

    From the first arco tones, something sounds very familiar, yet hard to identify. The tone in question is big and full, dry, but not too much so.


  16. Donny McCaslin: Bowie Deepened The Relationships In My BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... Cast Recording) was released and it also included three songs that were a leftovers from the Blackstar sessions. The Quartet's Beyond Now is music that has benefited from these recent vanguard investigations and experiences. As such, it carries ...


  17. Nate Lepine, "Hennies" from Quartet: Vortices (2016): Something Else! exclusive streamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Something Else! Reviews

    Last September we gave you all a little taste of was was soon coming in a stimulating new album by Chicago-based tenor saxophonist Nate Lepine, one of 2016's better jazz debuts. And in case you "Hennies" is our second streaming premiere, this time in the guise of a Youtube video above.


  18. Quartet jazzes up quiet Sunday at Grayslake libraryRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Spectators watched and listened as pianist and composer Dave Flippo, along with his quartet of fellow musicians, performed a variety of jazz at the free, one-hour Friends of the Library Winter Concert. "Jazz From Planet Flippo" featured original compositions and arrangements, including global jazz fusion and jazz arrangements of contemporary classics by the Beatles, Joni Mitchell, David Bowie and Sting.


  19. Aubrey Wilson Quartet set to jazz things up at Milton Legion HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 |

    ... Wilson Quartet, a group of that has been actively gigging in both the Hamilton and Toronto areas since 2012. The Quartet is led by Aubrey Wilson on vocals and includes Chris Bruder on piano, Tom Altobelli on bass and Sean Bruce Parker on drums - ...


  20. Knut RiisnA|s Quartet: 2nd ThoughtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | All About Jazz

    But Norway also has strong roots in bebop, and the Quartet provides solid proof. It's certainly bop with a contemporary edge, as shown by the opener, the title tune by pianist contributed "Petite Prix," another up-tempo tune with an intricate head.