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As a boy, Bix Beiderbecke had a few piano lessons, but he was self-taught on cornet and developed an unorthodox technique by playing along with recordings.
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Christylez Bacon attended the Duke Ellington School of the Arts, a prestigious high school in Washington, D.C. that also counts Dave Chappelle and Meshell Ndegeocello among its alumni.
Mixing one of the most dynamic and responsive acoustic pianists of her generation with a former fill-in for Keith Moon may seem at first glance to be a recipe for disastrous imbalance.
Grammy award-winning legend Aaron Neville will bring his Dirty Dozen Brass Band to Miami this month for a Jazz Roots concert filled with New Orleans jazz, blues and funk.
Grammy-winning jazz vocalist Dianne Reeves has partnered with a younger generation of jazz musicians for a new album called Beautiful Life.
Whether it's a succulent pot roast, cheesy casserole, or warming, savory stew, we love Sunday supper.
Maria Bamford's stand-up style is the comedy equivalent of experimental jazz. She employs bizarre vocal tones, pregnant pauses - what's the cliche? The spaces between the notes are just as important as the notes? - and improvisation within an unusual rhythmic framework.
From 8 until 11 p.m., the air is filled with vintage jazz, swing, and big band recordings from the '20s, '30s, and '40s.
The cast of After Midnight would like to remind New Yorkers to "spring forward" after midnight tonight.
Adam Ray , Brett Belanger, Demetrius Doctor, Kevin Patton and Bryan Motte make up the College of Charleston Combo 1 jazz group.
Throughout a busy musical career that got underway in the early \'50s, Dick Hyman has functioned as pianist, organist, arranger, music director, and composer.
OK, so it's raining. Again. But have you noticed there's been a typhoon of good jazz this winter, too? Jazz Alley rarely books musicians who live and work here, so it's a rare honor for tenor saxophonist Anton Schwartz to play there Tuesday and Wednesday, March 11-12.
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Birdland Jazz Club has announced their excellent line-up of talent for March 17-23, including Steve Ross in "Ridin' High: Cole Porter on Broadway," "Now This" with Gary Peacock, Marc Copland & Joey Baron, The Puppeteers, Jim Caruso 's Cast Party, and more.
R&B/Soul singer - Ledisi is poised to release her new album March 11, 2014 on Verve/UMG.