Sunday Aug 17
Mail & Guardian
Afrobeat returns to its roots
It was once West Africa's biggest musical export, and now Nigeria is home to a growing movement to revive big-band music with a political spirit.
Five questions for David Braid, mostly about George Gershwin
Toronto pianist David Braid has consistently impressed me with the many musical directions that he's traveled.
Tim Laushey: Drummer and bandleader
Like the Baltimore Colts Marching Band that played for years after the Colts left until the Ravens arrived, the Conrad High School Alumni Marching Band still plays, although the school closed in 1978.
Community News in Brief: Friday, August 01
Durham County Council has agreed to match the amount of A 500,000 offered by Arts Council England, together with A 100,000 of in-kind support for the event in 2015.
IUP trumpet professor making appearance at Sunday concert
"My parents were not musicians, but they loved music, and one of their favorite performers was Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass.