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Thursday | WNYC-AM New York

Charles Lloyd's Sangam On JazzSet

For his uncompromising and serious music, the 2011 Newport Jazz Festival was eager to present Charles Lloyd .


Related Topix: Jazz, Classical, Zakir Hussain

Sun Jun 29, 2014

All About Jazz

AWARD/GRANT: NEA Jazz Masters: Carla Bley

The National Endowment for the Arts has announced next year's NEA Jazz Masters. They are composer, pianist,arranger and bandleader Carla Bley ; saxophonists George Coleman and Charles Lloyd; and-for jazz advocacy-Joe Segal, whose Jazz Showcase in Chicago has presented the music for more than 60 years.


Related Topix: Jazz, Jazz Masters, National Endowment for the Arts, Charitable Organizations, George Coleman

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Santa Barbara Independent

Charles Lloyd Named NEA Jazz Master

Earlier this week, Santa Barbara saxophonist, flautist, and composer Charles Lloyd was named one of the National Endowment of the Arts' 2014 Jazz Masters.


Related Topix: Jazz, Santa Barbara, CA, Jazz Masters, Duke Ellington, Black Entertainment, Billie Holiday

Thu Jun 26, 2014


Jazz megastar Charles Lloyd ducked out of sight for 20 years

Charles Lloyd and his New Quartet will perform on Friday, June 27 at the Vogue Theatre with the Chris Gestrin Trio.


Related Topix: Jazz, Big Sur, CA


Charles Lloyd is recognized as a 'jazz master' by the NEA

A post by Ben Ratliff to the ArtsBeat blog of The New York Times just named the recipients of the 2015 National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Masters Fellowships.


Related Topix: Jazz, Jazz Masters, Michel Petrucciani

Los Angeles Times

Anthony Braxton, Wadada Leo Smith lead Angel City Jazz fest lineup

The Angel City Jazz Festival has its 2014 lineup, and in a sense the annual celebration of improvisation has gone back to where it started.


Related Topix: Anthony Braxton, Jazz, Music, Entertainment