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  1. APSU to host 56th Mid-South Jazz Festival featuring Marquis Hill Blacktet April 1stRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

    ... the precedent of Clifford Brown, while his bravura phrasing suggests an equal immersion in Freddie Hubbard and Woody Shaw." As a composer, he builds upon his distinctive sound to craft arresting originals that embrace post-bop, hip-hop, R&B and ...

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  2. Michael Mwenso and Shaina Taub Set for Joe's Pub Residencies in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... joyous. Mwenso said, "You're getting a generation of holistic musicians who love Louis Armstrong just as much as Woody Shaw, Sidney Bechet as much as Ornette Coleman. They want to be free in all styles of music-free in themselves. We're figuring out ...

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  3. C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Horace SilverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Crooks and Liars

    ... too. I mean, for starters he has the one and only Roger Humphries on drums here. Add Larry Ridley on bass and Woody Shaw & Tyrone Washington (who is considered a bit of mystery man as he played on just a few records and pretty much disappeared ...

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  4. January 19 Vallejo A&E Source: Live, from New York, ita s Steve TurreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... his craft since childhood, he honed a pretty good career that includes associations with Ray Charles, Art Blakey, Woody Shaw, Dizzie Gillespie, McCoy Tyner, Carlos Santana and other icons, not to mention the last 32 years with the “Saturday ...

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  5. Best of 2016: Albert Brooks' Top Jazz AlbumsRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2016 | Nippertown!

    ... not the least of whom is one gentleman which Freddie's virtuosic trumpet playing immediately brings to mind - Woody Shaw. Jersey Cat has several burning numbers that showcase Freddie's and the ensemble's chops, but many ballads as well that ...

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  6. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Woody ShawRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | All About Jazz

    All About Jazz needs your help and we have a deal. For $20, we'll hide those pesky Google ads and present exclusive content for a full year! Woody Shaw, Jr. was born in Laurinburg, N.C. on December 24th, 1944 to Rosalie Pegues Shaw and Woody Shaw, Sr. He grew up in Newark, New Jersey, and began playing trumpet at the age of 11. Shaw attended Arts High School in Newark where he studied trumpet and music theory with Jerome Ziering.

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  7. Jazz: Remembering Greazy Meal saxophonist Brian Gallagher, Dave King Trio at Crooner'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Star Tribune

    It would be a mistake to write off trumpeter Chris Botti as a smooth jazzer serving pablum to the masses. His credentials are impressive - stints with Woody Shaw, Paul Simon and Sting; his Grammy-winning "Impressions" record featuring Herbie Hancock and Mark Knopfler.

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  8. Music part of pianist's second careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... jazz in dancehalls and clubs during the 1950s and 1960s in his native Newark, N.J., home of Sarah Vaughan and Woody Shaw , a jazz mecca that rivaled New York City. Phipps was such a fixture of the Newark music scene that famed African-American ...

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  9. Trumpeter Duane Eubanks sparkles on a lean, unfussy trio recordingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Chicago Reader

    ... lines suggests that he has a solid footing in the history of jazz-flashes of horn men such as Clifford Brown and Woody Shaw turn up in his playing. A trio without a chordal instrument is a tough setting for any horn player, but it's especially hard ...

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  10. Meet Kenny GarrettRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... people, and I'd like to give something back. This album is about people inspiring me. I want to inspire people. Woody Shaw had a tune called "Rosewood." I used to love that song. Asian influences I've been singing all my life from as far back as I ...

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  11. Jazz Matters: This week's jazz round-upRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2016 | Bury Free Press

    TONY KOFI AND THE ORGANISATION: Multi award-winning saxophonist Kofi leads a group specialising in hard-hitting blues, jazz and funk pieces by Woody Shaw, George Russell, Joe Henderson, Duke Pearson and others. With Pete Whittaker , Simon Fernsby and Peter Cater .

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  12. Jazz Matters: Weekly round-up for the eastRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2016 | Bury Free Press

    ... Multi award-winning saxophonist Kofi leads a group specialising in hard-hitting blues, jazz and funk pieces by Woody Shaw, George Russell, Joe Henderson, Duke Pearson and others. With Pete Whittaker (Hammond B3), Simon Fernsby (guitar) and Peter ...

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  13. RECORDING: Al Cohn and Dexter GordonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... which began with his live album for the label two months later-the aptly titled Homecoming with trumpeter Woody Shaw. The Xanadu session was conceived by label founder and producer Don Schlitten, who used the exceptional pianist Barry Harris bassist ...

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  14. RECORDING: Woody Shaw: The Tour, Vol. 1Read the original story

    Jul 26, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... dig a newly released album by a working band formed by drummer Louis Hayes in '76 to tour Europe. The live album, Woody Shaw and Louis Hayes: The Tour, Volume One (High Note), was recorded in Stuttgart, Germany, on March 22, 1976. Recorded at the ...

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  15. Brian Charette - Once & FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... is actually a nod to the late Deep Purple organ giant Jon Lord. Homage to Young is played on a number written by Woody Shaw, "Zoltan," which had launched Young's masterpiece album, Unity . Charette's solo here is astonishing, he picks up where Young ...

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  16. Big Band Jazz Concert Features Saturday Night Live Banda s Steve Turre on July 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Nevada Business Journal

    ... the latter for his work with shells. He has worked with Jazz, Latin and Pop musicians including Ray Charles, Woody Shaw, Dizzy Gillespie, Herbie Hancock, Tito Puente and Van Morrison. "We're excited to bring the talent and innovativeness of Steve ...

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  17. Recently on Heliocentric WorldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... videos with performances by Koko Taylor, Tito Puente, J Geils Band, Medeski, Scofield, Martin & Wood, Art Pepper, Woody Shaw Quintet, Anthony Braxton Quartet, The Rolling Stones, The Meters, Sir Roland Hanna, Don Byron Quartet, Kid Creole and the ...

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