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Thursday Apr 3 | WSJ Media and Advertising

Cassandra Wilson Reinvents 'Tupelo Honey' In Concert

It was more than 20 years ago that Cassandra Wilson released "Blue Light Til Dawn," the platinum-selling album that helped to define her career while redefining the notion of vocal jazz on her explorations of blues, soul and folk songs.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

The Rockettes, CAMELOT, MOTOWN, Dance, Jazz and More Set for Omaha...

Omaha Performing Arts' 2014/2015 Season will be a spectacular season of award-winning productions and performers.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Billie Holiday, Jazz, Folk, Arlo Guthrie

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Clarksville Online

53rd Annual Mid-South Jazz Festival at Austin Peay State University...

At 92, Toots Thielemans is considered the world's greatest jazz harmonica musician, having played with luminaries such as Charlie Parker and Miles Davis.

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Related Topix: Austin Peay State University, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Miles Davis

Fri Mar 21, 2014

Nippertown!

LIVE: Harriet Tubman & Cassandra Wilson Present Black Sun @ The Egg, 3/15/14

Let me explain: While Wilson may be known as a jazz vocalist, the esteemed vocalist has never been one of those booming, big-band-backed standard shouters; more often than not, she goes the other way, preferring subtlety in both her vocals and in her background instrumentation.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Henry Threadgill, Pop/Rock, Living Colour

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