12 hrs ago
The Jersey Journal
Wizards, Voodoo, Folkies and DooWop at Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway
It's a busy holiday season at Union County Performing Arts Center and Hamilton Stage in Rahway, with musical treats for all - from progressive rock and classical doowop to country-folk, big band swing and some cutting-edge theatre mixed in to keep things interesting.
20 hrs ago
'Singin' in the Rain' suit auction postponed
Although rain couldn't stop Gene Kelly from singing and dancing, an ice storm has postponed the auction of the Hollywood star's gray wool suit.
Gainesville Daily Register
'A Swingin' Christmas' scheduled for Sunday
Staff report Winter weather has delayed a benefit concert by a week, but organizers promise an even livelier version of what was planned.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Albany Times Union
Orchestra groups perform Sunday
Also at 3 p.m., at Proctors Theatre in Schenectady, ESYO's Youth Orchestra and Youth Chorale, led by music director and conductor Helen Cha-Pyo , will give the final performance of CBS 6's Melodies of Christmas benefit concerts.
Medford Mail Tribune
Southern Oregon Jazz Orchestra at Avalon Bar & Grill
Prepare for a total sonic immersion when this 16-piece big band - with vocalists Dianne Strong and Alan Berman - play arrangements of swing, Latin and classic big band compositions at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10, at Avalon Bar & Grill, 105 W. Valley View Road, Talent.
Alexis Gershwin, Niece of George and Ira Gershwin, to Perform...
Alexis Gershwin, the niece of legendary songwriters George and Ira Gershwin is set to release a collection of greatest hits titled, Long Ago and Far Away on Tuesday, January 14, 2014.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Brian Setzer bringing 'Christmas Rocks' tour back to the Celebrity
You know it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas when the annual Christmas shows come to town.
Review: The 'wow' factor ran high with Wynton Marsalis at Saginaw's Temple Theatre
Jazz legend Wynton Marsalis hit the Temple Theatre with a promise of good things in store.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 12/08/2013
THE SOUND OF CHRISTMAS The Grand Wilmington 12/14-12/14/2013 Who doesn't love brass music for the holidays, especially when it's paired with beautiful, heartfelt singing? The most musical granddaughter from the acclaimed "Sound of Music" family sings familiar carols of the season and tells stories of Christmas traditions from her Austrian ... (more)
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Wyoming PBS Welcome!
Lawrence Welk "Big Band Splash"
Community Supported Agriculture is not new to Wyoming, but few of us know the thrill it offers - a weekly box of surprises, straight from the farm spring through fall.
Buenos Aires Herald
British jazz great Stan Tracey dies
British jazz pianist and composer Stan Tracey, who played with everyone from Sonny Rollins to Charlie Watts of the Rolling Stones in the course of a 70 year-career, has died at the age of 86. Born in London on December 30, 1926, Tracey took up piano after a teenage stint as an accordionist entertaining troops during World War II.
'Singin in the Rain' with full orchestral accompaniment by SF Symphony, glorious
"Singin in the Rain" with Debbie Reynolds, Gene Kelly and Donald O'Connor plays Saturday night on the big screen at Davies Symphony Hall as the full symphony performs the soundtrack in all its glory on stage, so novel and fun the audience sees the violins being plucked during the ebullient title song.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
'Singin' in the Rain' suit auction...
The grey wool suit Gene Kelly wore in the movie "Singin' in the Rain" is displayed at at Heritage Auctions in Dallas, Monday, Dec. 2, 2013.
Myrtle Beach Online
'Singin' in the Rain' suit auction postponed
Heritage Auctions spokesman Noah Fleisher says accumulated ice cut the power to the auction house, so there's no way the suit Kelly wore as he joyously danced in a downpour in "Singin' in the Rain" can be auctioned as scheduled Friday.
The Southtown Star
Get Up and Go! for Dec. 6, 2013
If you're looking for events worth getting out of the house for, then Get Up and Go! has you covered Mondays-Fridays.
Vacaville Jazz Society to present show
As the year begins to turn in Vacaville -- amid a still-uncertain economy, rising poverty rates, war overseas and rumors of war -- comes the just-in-time, bright, hopeful sound of American jazz.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Brian Setzer Orchestra lives up to 'Christmas Rocks'...
The Brian Setzer Orchestra returned Wednesday night to Easton's State Theatre for a performance of their "Christmas Rocks!" show.
All About Jazz
INTERVIEW/PROFILE: Dave Brubeck: One Year
Today, one year following Dave Brubeck's death, a new website celebrates his life and music.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Day 4 of 25 days of classic Christmas movies
For today's pick for 25 days of classic Christmas movies we're going a little bleak and a little Christmas with " Christmas Holiday ."
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Robust season of Holiday Music on tap for Sacramento
Of all of the seasonal music activity on tap this season, none is as unusual or as refreshing as the collaboration between the Harley White Jr. Orchestra and the Sacramento Gay Men's Chorus for "Cool Yule: A Big Band Theory."