Wynton Marsalis Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Jazz this week: Marcus Roberts, Bethany Pickens, a tribute to Lee Morgan, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... Saturday at Jazz at the Bistro . After first gaining wide attention in the 1980s as a member of trumpeter Wynton Marsalis' band, Roberts has evolved into something of a keeper of the jazz piano tradition, incorporating re-imaginations of the works ...

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  2. Pleasanton: San Francisco's renowned jazz pianist Vuckovich to perform "Vince Guaraldi Tribute"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Contra Costa Times

    ... film. Scores of musicians, not only pianists like Windham Hill artist George Winston but jazz masters Wynton Marsalis, David Benoit, Dave Brubeck and others trace their early interest in music or aspects of their performing style to Guaraldi. Not ...

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  3. Warriors: Wynton Marsalis predicted an "unbeatable team" of improvisers seven years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Golden State of Mind

    Seven years ago, Wynton Marsalis, speaking about the similarities between the art of jazz and the game of basketball, made an eerily prescient prediction. "We've seen great ball players but I don't think we've ever seen individual brilliance at every position.

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  4. Branford Marsalis due for HK classical eveningRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2016 | The Standard

    American saxophonist Branford Marsalis (seen with brother Wynton Marsalis in New York) marks his long-awaited Hong Kong debut on April 27, at the Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall, 8pm in collaboration with City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong. He is ...

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  5. N.J. jazz vet Christian McBride wins 5th GrammyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | The Jersey Journal

    ... performed with numerous notable jazz ensembles, and industry icons including Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea and Wynton Marsalis. McBride, a regular performer at the annual Montclair Jazz Festival, has also played alongside pop nobles Paul McCartney, ...

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  6. Avishai Cohen - Into The SilenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... obviously, a different group than Triveni, although drummer Nasheet Waits was retained. On bass, longtime Wynton Marsalis Quartet anchor Eric Revis was tabbed and Cohen's childhood friend Yonathan Avishai contributes his piano. Lastly, Cohen asked ...

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  7. Next Level Warriors...as Described by Wynton Marsalis 7 Years AgoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Golden State of Mind

    ... games. That Spurs game was crazy great! So short story long, the chiropractor mentions an interview with Wynton Marsalis about jazz and basketball . I just watched it. Lo and behold, Marsalis describes what the Warriors are doing (it's toward the ...

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  8. The ELEW Trio With Veal And TainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | National Public Radio

    Eric Lewis' career has circulated both in and out of what he calls "the jazz republic." Performing under his given name in the 1990s, Lewis was a powerful up-and-coming pianist who toured in the bands of Wynton Marsalis and Elvin Jones.

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  9. 10-time Grammy Winner Bobby McFerrin to perform PASRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | The Goshen College Record

    ... whom McFerrin has worked in the past, including Jack Dejohnette, percussionist; Robin Williams, comedian; Wynton Marsalis, trumpeter; Yo-Yo Ma, cellist; and Chick Corea, jazz pianist. Best known for his 1988 hit "Don't worry, be happy," McFerrin has ...

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  10. Kamilla Kovacs is appearing at KoncertKirken on February 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Copenhagen Post

    ... is Rodney Green . Green has an impeccable pedigree, having played with people as diverse as Diana Krall, Wynton Marsalis and Herbie Hancock. He is appearing over three days at the hallowed Jazzhus Montmartre from Falling firmly under the heading of ...

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  11. Feeling the Bern, in G MinorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | New Yorker

    On Sunday, Marcus Roberts, the jazz pianist and composer whom Wynton Marsalis has called "the greatest American musician most people have never heard of," was sitting at his piano playing a new song he'd written, about Bernie Sanders. Naturally, it was called "Feel the Bern."

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  12. Feeling the Bern, in G MinorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | New Yorker

    On Sunday, Marcus Roberts, the jazz pianist and composer whom Wynton Marsalis has called "the greatest American musician most people have never heard of," was sitting at his piano playing a new song he'd written, about Bernie Sanders. Naturally, it was called "Feel the Bern."

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  13. LIVE: The Harlem Quartet @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, 2/4/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Nippertown!

    ... work with Chick Corea and Gary Burton on 2012's Hot House . The musically globe-trotting evening began in Wynton Marsalis' home state of Louisiana with several quite playful movements from the trumpeter's "At the Octoroon Balls," including sections ...

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  14. LHS jazz band ranked most outstanding at CMU festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | White Lake Beacon

    ... City Central, Armada, Annapolis High School, and Traverse City West. "We played three selections, 'Jump' by Wynton Marsalis, 'Angel Eyes' arranged by Dave Wolpe - and featuring senior Zach Buskirk on tenor saxophone - and 'You Know What?' by Doug ...

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  15. Wynton Marsalis: Original composition 'The Abyssinian Mass' releasing in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | Examiner.com

    "The Abyssinian Mass" by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis featuring Damien Sneed, Chorale Le Chateau and Reverend Dr. Calvin O. Butts, III will be released March 18, 2016. The album is a collaboration of jazz, gospel, instrumentation and vocals, marks Marsalis' first original recorded composition in six years.

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  16. Flagpole Radio Caf Returning For Seventh Season With Bowler & FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | The Newtown Bee

    ... Adventures," which he hosted for 28 years on WPKN radio. Mr Bowler has performed on many albums including Wynton Marsalis' Grammy Award-winning Think of One , Branford Marsalis' Scenes in the City , and Terence Blanchard's Discernment . Mr Bowler ...

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  17. 2/4/16: Today's Top Tips: ThursdayRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2016 | Nippertown!

    MUSIC : The Harlem Quartet @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall , Troy. The string quartet - Ilmar Gavilan , violin, Melissa White , violin, Jaime Amador , viola and Felix Umansky , cello - serves up an eclectic evening including jazz works by Chick Corea, Dizzy Gillespie, Abelardito Valdes, Wynton Marsalis and others.

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  18. Mark Hamersly and Dave Scoggin at The Wild GooseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... One of his fondest memories is jamming on the classic "I Can't Get Started with You" with trumpet player Wynton Marsalis. Hamersly moved to Southern Oregon in 2014 to be with his girlfriend, who he met at a gig at Monterey Plaza Hotel. Hamersly and ...

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  19. Blue Engine Records releases 'The Abyssinian Mass'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Examiner.com

    Blue Engine Records ' The Abyssinian Mass , a double album with a bonus documentary DVD, is set to be available in stores, online, and streaming services on March 18. The album and DVD from the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis will also feature Damien Sneed and Chorale Le Chateau, according to The Abyssinian Mass ' press release. The album/DVD not only signifies a landmark collaboration of jazz, gospel, instrumentation, and vocals, but also marks Marsalis' first original recorded composition in six years.

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  20. Blue Engine Records Releases The Abyssinian MassRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    Raise your voices and lift your hearts as Blue Engine Records releases The Abyssinian Mass by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis featuring Damien Sneed, Chorale Le Chateau and Special Guest Reverend Dr. Calvin O. Butts, The Abyssinian Mass - a landmark collaboration of jazz, gospel, instrumentation and vocals - marks Marsalis's first original recorded composition in six years. In 2008, nine-time GRAMMYA award winner Marsalis was commissioned to write a piece commemorating the 200th anniversary of Harlem's Abyssinian Baptist Church.

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