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Monday | All About Jazz

Read "Chick Corea At Town Hall"

Chick Corea Town Hall New York, NY April 10, 2014 With the coronation of rock's royalty taking place a mere six miles across town in Brooklyn at "The House That Jay Z Built" , one of jazz' princes took the stage at Manhattan's Town Hall.

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Monday | Examiner.com

Chicago Music History: Anthony Braxton

Anthony Braxton doesn't like to be stereotyped. Just because he is of darker pigment and plays everything in the Saxophone family, he shouldn't be considered a jazz musician.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Arkansas Online

Pianist Corea, banjoist Fleck to coalesce onstage at UCA

Jazz pianist Chick Corea and banjo player Bela Fleck, holders of a combined 33 Grammy Awards , will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Donald W. Reynolds Performance Hall, University of Central Arkansas, 201 Donaghey Ave., Conway, part of the UCA Public Appearances series.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Music, Grammy Awards, Music!, University of Central Arkansas

Thu Apr 17, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Chick Corea & Herbie Hancock to Perform Together at Carnegie Hall, 4/9/2015

Carnegie Hall today announced that a duo performance by critically-acclaimed and award-winning pianists Chick Corea and Herbie Hancock has just been added to its 2014-2015 concert season.

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Related Topix: Chick Corea and Herbie Hancock, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Herbie Hancock, Miles Davis

Tue Apr 15, 2014

TwinCities

Bobby McFerrin gets spiritual on tour, which stops in Minneapolis on Saturday

An amusing warning prefaces the press bio for Bobby McFerrin. It cautions that prolonged listening to the multi-Grammy-winning vocal artist "may be hazardous to your preconceptions" and that possible side effects for those embracing his music include "utter and unparalleled joy, a new perspective on creativity, permanent rejection of the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Symphony, Arts, Entertainment

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Singer Bobby McFerrin is happy to spread joy

An amusing warning prefaces the press bio for Bobby McFerrin. It cautions that prolonged listening to the multi-Grammy-winning vocal artist “may be hazardous to your preconceptions” and that possible side effects for those embracing his music include “utter and unparalleled joy, a new perspective on creativity, permanent rejection of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Jazz, Symphony, Arts

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Albany Times Union

Chick Corea at the College of Saint Rosea s Massry...

By GREG HAYMES ALBANY - Chick Corea received a standing ovation from the sold-out crowd at the College of Saint Rose's Massry Center for the Arts before he even sat down to play the Steinway grand piano.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Black Entertainment, Miles Davis, Antonio Carlos Jobim, John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Burlington Free Press

Hear This for week of April 10

$39.75-$49.75. 775-0903, www.paramountvt.org. Abner Ramirez and Amanda Sudano-Ramirez are married and they make music together.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, April, Jazz, August, Rutland, VT, Higher Ground, Burlington, VT

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Harpur Jazz Ensemble hosts Marcinko for 2 concerts

The full day of jazz begins with a free midday concert at 1:20 p.m. with Carbone , Bill Carter , Tom Marino and Marcinko.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Tom Marino, Jazz, Duke Ellington, Archbald, PA

Berkshire Eagle

Returning to forever

Some recording artists are frozen in time, linked to a certain period in one's life, now gone and out of reach.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Lenny White, Al di Meola, Stanley Clarke, Airto Moreira

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

Trace world music influences from Spain to Cuba with jazz singer Buika at the Kimmel Center on 4/10

Born in Mallorca, Spain to jazz-loving African parents and now residing in Miami, Buika traces the full arc of her musical heritage on her latest CD, La Noche MA s Larga , a path she'll retrace at the Kimmel Center on Thursday night.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Jacques Brel, Chanson, Black Entertainment, Billie Holiday, Pat Metheny

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Washington Post

Chick Corea evokes many, but has a style all his own

Musical virtuosity is a means to an end, not an end unto itself. Chick Corea, the veteran jazz artist understands this truism.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Irving Berlin, Music, Entertainment

Mon Apr 07, 2014

City Paper

ToDo ToDay: "Roadmaps and Diaries II," Chick Corea, and Graffiato Industry Night

Despite her degrees from Yale and the New England Conservatory, classically trained violinist Monica Germino wasn't content performing centuries-old orchestral works.

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The Kansas City Star

Chick Corea and Bela Fleck create multifaceted performance on piano and banjo

A jovial, nonchalant show at Kauffman Theatre isn't what one might expect from two eminent virtuosi, but that's exactly what Chick Corea and Béla Fleck delivered for their duet show Sunday evening at the Kauffman Center.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Bela Fleck, Bluegrass

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Jazz & Blues Music Reviews

Miles at the Fillmore - Miles Davis 1970: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 3

Miles Davis once stated that he could form the "greatest rock band you ever heard."

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Miles Davis, Jazz, Steve Grossman, Dave Holland, Jack Dejohnette, Airto Moreira

Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Kansas City Star

Chick Corea and Béla Fleck bring a different kind of jazz to the Kauffman Center Sunday

There will be only two players on the Kauffman Center stage. The music they make can be called jazz for its improvisational spirit, even if it doesn’t sound like jazz in every detail.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Kansas City, MO

Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Miami Herald

A 'Turning Point' for Miami jazz guitarist

He's also released two CDs and performed with local stars Nicole Henry and the Spam All-Stars.

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Related Topix: Miami, FL, Turning Point, Jazz

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Detroit News

Jazz master Chick Corea speaks through his piano

'I've always found it's a real trick to try and describe the experience of music,' says the National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master by phone.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Stan Getz

The Pitch

Music Forecast 4.3-4.9: Center of the City, Tab Benoit, Chick Corea and Béla Fleck, and more

Center of the City Middle of the Map takes over Westport this weekend, but you can escape the fray for a different kind of madness at Center of the City.

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Related Topix: Blues, Tab Benoit, Jazz, Kansas City, MO

Keyboard Magazine

Chick Corea discusses his new band The Vigil

"I wanted to give a name to this band that had a specialness to it," legendary pianist and composer Chick Corea says of his nimble new group, the Vigil.

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