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35 min ago | All About Jazz

INTERVIEW/PROFILE: Jazz Musician of the Day: Horace Silver

All About Jazz is celebrating Horace Silver's birthday today! When Horace Silver once wrote out his rules for musical composition , he expounded on the importance of A'meaningful simplicity."


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4 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

The Big Joe Henry Variety Show, Next Taping Sept 17th

Join Big Joe Henry for another season of his TV show The Big Joe Henry Variety Show .


Related Topix: Asbury Park, NJ, The Big Band

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Richmond and Twickenham Times

All Star Big Band launch Twickenham Jazz Club's autumn season tonight

The rousing sound of saxophonist Kelvin Christiane and his All Star Big Band launch Twickenham Jazz Club's autumn season this September at Twickenham's Bloomsbury pub.


Related Topix: The Big Band

The Times of Israel

'See you soon, Israel,' says Gaga

Lady Gaga and her bestie, crooner Tony Bennett, taking a selfie, August 28, 2014.


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Bride's Magazine

A Flash Mob Surprises Newlyweds with an Incredible Rendition of Rent's "Seasons Of Love"

When Conor and Claire Flynn sat down for their wedding reception at Ferrycarrig Hotel in Wexford, Ireland, they probably assumed their wedding party and family would start the celebration with a round of toasts.


Related Topix: Rent, Wedding, Ireland, World News,

Looking for some great new music? Fall back to Sony Music Masterworks

September 9 A new album from one of the most internationally successful Brazilian artists of all time.


Related Topix: MasterWorks, Entertainment, Television, Samba, Seu Jorge, Yo-Yo Ma, Classical, Renee Fleming, Ledisi, Hip-Hop

Act 1 of The 35th Annual Detroit Jazz Festival;Joshua Redman and The Bad Plus

Friday was a great day to attend the Detroit Jazz Festival. It was exciting to see the streets of downtown Detroit come to life.


Related Topix: Joshua Redman, Minneapolis, MN, Thelonious Monk

Miami's Community Newspapers

7th Annual Sunny Isles Beach Jazz Fest Weekend

The date is set for the 7th Annual Sunny Isles Beach Jazz Fest on November 14th, 15th and 16th, 2014.


Related Topix: Spyro Gyra, The Neville Brothers, Pop/Rock

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Jazz Guitarist Dan Keller Opens Classic Wineseller's September Music Series

Keller began studying composition, theory and guitar in 1995 with instructor Joe Marquand.


Related Topix: Jazz, Asheville, NC

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

Tonight's Movie: The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad

This weekend I watched a beautiful new Blu-ray of Disney's THE ADVENTURES OF ICHABOD AND MR.


Related Topix: Bing Crosby

Freda Payne Returns to Jazz Routes with New CD Release Come Back to Me Love, 9/19-20

As iconic in 2014 for her timeless beauty and sex appeal as she is her artistic versatility as an all around entertainer, Ms.


Related Topix: Freda Payne, Funk, Recreational Vehicle, Award

Tyler Morning Telegraph


Spending less than 48 hours in a city shouldn't justify a 12-hour round-trip drive, but New Orleans is made for whirlwind weekends.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, New Orleans, Music!, New Orleans, LA, Watches

All About Jazz

INTERVIEW/PROFILE: Jazz Musician of the Day: Tineke Postma

All About Jazz is celebrating Tineke Postma's birthday today! Tineke Postma is an internationally acknowleged active jazzsaxophonist.


Related Topix: Chris Potter

Jerusalem Post

Lady Gaga to bring post-war pop to Tel Aviv

After cancellations from Neil Young, the Backstreet Boys and more, Gaga's artRAVE tour to stop in Israel as scheduled.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Dance, Pop/Rock, Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Cape Gazette

Tony Perrone - a man and his music

"American Pie" composer Don McLean wrote that the music died in February 1959, when Buddy Holly's plane crashed into an Iowa cornfield.


Related Topix: Glenn Miller, Arts, Opera, The Big Band, Milford, DE, Kent County, DE

Los Angeles Times

Seth MacFarlane is a family guy at the Bowl's John Williams tribute

A sentence perhaps many thought or wished that they would never see. But there he was, the "Family Guy" creator, in the cool of a beautiful August evening, dressed in a formal white jacket and a black vest and bow tie, singing Cole Porter.


Related Topix: Ted, Animated TV, Family Guy, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, American Dad, Seth MacFarlane, Cole Porter, Music

Detroit Free Press

Back to Bop: Phil Woods Quintet at the Detroit Jazz Festival

Why, yes, some bebop in the afternoon would be just about perfect right now. The Phil Woods Quintet opened its afternoon set today at the Detroit Jazz Festival with "Bohemia After Dark," a minor-key line by Oscar Pettiford called up from the 1950s.


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Red Bank Green

Red Bank: Two Against Nature

Continuing a triumphal return to the concert stage, Donald Fagen and Walter Becker bring their 2014 edition of Steely Dan back to the Basie for a two-night stand on September 3 and 4. At a top-ticket price of 200 bucks - and that's without even a meet-and-greet - it's a premium attraction for even so stately a stage as the Count Basie Theatre .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Steely Dan, Count Basie, Navesink, NJ

Prairie Village Post

International jazz acts coming back home to KC for Prairie Village Jazz Festival

Next Saturday, Kansas City native and vocalist Deborah Brown will take the stage as the headliner at the 2014 Prairie Village Jazz Festival, accompanied by saxophonist Joe Lovano.


Related Topix: Prairie Village, KS, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Kansas City, Colombia, World News,

Bexhill Observer

Serious accident on marsh road with two bikers hurt

Two French bikers were seriously injured following a crash with a car and a van on Tuesday on the notorious marsh road.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, East Sussex County, England,