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  1. Festive Season gets off to a bright start in the Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 |

    ... Jason formed his Vibes Quartet, with Austin Johnson on piano, Will Goble on bass and Dave Potter on drums. The Quartet focuses on original material by Marsalis, but also explores a wide range of material which includes compositions by Bobby ...


  2. Pat Metheny Unity Group at Centrepointe TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | All About Jazz

    Pat Metheny Unity Group Centrepointe Theatre Ottawa, Canada November 12, 2014 "Every time we're planning a tour," he said to the near-sellout crowd at Ottawa, Canada's Centrepointe Theatre, "I always ask 'are we going to play Ottawa?' You think I'm joking..." It's not often that the opportunity arises to catch a group near the beginning and end of a year-long world tour but, after seeing guitarist Pat Metheny's Unity Group at Stavanger, Norway's Mai Jazz Festival in early May, 2014, a second opportunity arose to catch the group's tour in support of Kin in Ottawa and learn just how far the group has come in the six months separating the two dates. And a lot has happened.


  3. PERFORMANCE: The Corinne Mammana Quartet Featuring Guitarist Frank DibussoloRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... inventive and tasteful soloist, evidenced by his newest recording, Songs to Write Home About. Also featured in the Quartet are reedman . Veteran master guitarist and jazz educator Frank DiBussolo, a South Philadelphia native, was also profiled not ...


  4. PERFORMANCE: Jazz Bridge Third Thursday Concert Series on the Main...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | All About Jazz

    Jazz Bridge Third Thursday Concert Series on The Main Line presents vocalist Valray and her Quartet at The New Leaf Club-1225 Montrose Avenue in Rosemont-on Thursday, January 15. Tickets are $10, $5 for students, and are available only at the door. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. Information: 215-517-8337.


  5. Quartet has a jazzy way to perform a cappellaRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Parksville Qualicum News

    Get ready for a swinging good time this December when the popular Comox Valley jazz quartet Swing Set performs at the McMillan Art Centre this December. Swing Set, who has been performing for around five years, features Stothert, Jenn Forsland, Michelle Weckesser and Dale Graham.


  6. Stonewashed, button-fly, skinny, bell-bottom, or any other denim will do for 'Beethoven &...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... visiting classrooms, recording with legends like Chick Corea and Gary Burton, and performing all over the world. The Quartet has even played for President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama at the White House. At the Saenger, the Quartet will play ...


  7. David S. WareRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... been at the root of the Ware Quartet's music. Once again, the new album was hailed by elated critics and fans. The Quartet played this material live throughout the year, including performances at each of the four Bell Atlantic Jazz Festivals, ...


  8. Brooklyn Rider: The Quartet with No LabelRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | WGBH

    ... the album. Earlier this month, dance ensemble Dance Heginbotham and My Brightest Diamond's Shara Worden joined the quartet for a performance of "Exit" at New York City's White Lights Festival (see video above). The tone and texture of the album ...


  9. PERFORMANCE: The Jazz Bridge "Jazz on the Mainline,a Third...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | All About Jazz

    One show starts at 7:30 p.m. Information: 215-517-8337. artist Monnette Sudler is a treasure in this region-and beyond-and Jazz Bridge is pleased to welcome her back to the concert stage after her heroic and successful battle, via lung transplant, with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis lung disease.


  10. Gauteng Gig Guide - October 17, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 |

    Jazz and African Music Nights with Four Forty and Peter Auret at State Theatre, 320 Pretorius St, Pretoria CBD. R80 to R100 at Computicket.


  11. Williams College: Dankner quartets premieringRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... a testament to professor Irwin Shainman (who died in 2012), who taught music at Williams College for 40 years. "The Quartet No. 16 is a pop / jazz concoction, and is in seven brief movements -- all of which utilize pop and jazz dance forms. "Quartet ...


  12. Denver-Bred Ron Miles and Bill Frisell Are Among the Greatest Collaborators in JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Denver Westword

    ... artists' recordings. The younger Miles saw his time in a few of Frisell's bands in the mid-'90s (starting with the Quartet project, which also featured violinist Eyvind Kang and trombonist Curtis Fowlkes) as something of an apprenticeship -- ...


  13. Canadian group coaxed out of retirement for concert in Qualicum BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Parksville Qualicum News

    ... classical music. Russian/Canadian pianist Eugene Skovorodnikov will also join them for a few selections. The Quartet has been touring western North America, including a stop in Vancouver, so Hadley "seized the opportunity" to have the group play in ...


  14. A Conversation with The Miles Davis Estate & A Tribute to Rita HayworthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    Molly Ringwald @ Cafe Carlyle - It's been a star-studded season at Cafe Carlyle so far - and this week, they are continuing the trend. Catch actress/vocalist Molly Ringwald this week .


  15. Carnegie Hall Presents All Steve Reich ProgramRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 |

    Percussionists Colin Currie and Daniel Druckman join pianists Simon Crawford-Phillips and Philip Moore along with vocalistsSarah Brailey and Jamie Jordan and students from the Juilliard Percussion Ensemble for a program celebrating the music of composer Steve Reich on Wednesday, October 29 at 8:00 p.m. in Zankel Hall. The concert includes the US premiere of Quartet, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall , along with Mr. Reich's groundbreaking classics Clapping Music andDrumming.


  16. Frank Kimbrough: QuartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | All About Jazz

    The majority of pianist Frank Kimbrough's albums have focused on the piano trio format, but he's certainly willing to try other things; he made that clear by recording in a duo with vibraphonist on more than one occasion, putting together a bass-less quartet for Noumena , and going it alone on Air . Now, with the plainly-titled Quartet , Kimbrough does it again.


  17. College of Liberal and Creative Arts open their doors for student showcase.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Golden Gate Xpress

    ... nson, Austin Messick and Loria Mendoza. The day ended with a concert by SF State's own Alexander String Quartet. The Quartet received a standing ovation and played an encore for the audience in McKenna Theatre.


  18. The Classical Beat: Concert at the Clark...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | IBerkshires

    ... Department, and became my good friend and mentor. Irwin passed away in 2012 after a long and fulfilling life. The Quartet No. 16 is a pop/jazz concoction, and is in seven brief movements all of which utilize pop and jazz dance forms. Quartet No. 17 ...


  19. Chamber Music Houston: The Mir QuartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... York Time s said their performance had "explosive vigor and finesse"). Presented here by Chamber Music Houston, the quartet - Daniel Ching (violin), William Fedkenheuer (violin), John Largess (viola) and Joshua Gindele (cello) - is set to perform a ...


  20. Jazz notesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | York Press

    UK jazz musicians, fans and promoters were devastated to hear that the Arts Council of England will pull the plug on Jazz Services, the main body financing tours of national and international musicians. Many jazz clubs will lose the support which ACE has provided over the years and will have to increase entry fees or risk folding.