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Monday Jul 21 | Examiner.com

Where America's jazz greats are spending eternity

Charlie Parker was buried in Missouri, though he wanted to be buried in New York, the place he called home.

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Related Topix: Charlie Parker, Jazz, Gladstone, MO, Black Entertainment

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Vocalist Serpentine Arborvitae Opens Wineseller's Second Summer Jazz...

Jazz singer Serpentine Arborvitae will pay tribute to jazz divas Billy Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and Nina Simone in her show Red Hot & Blue on July 5th at the Classic Wineseller in Waynesville.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz, Nina Simone, Waynesville, NC

NyackNewsAndViews

Nyack Weekender for July 18-20, 2014

The Nyack Saturday Farmer's Market features local farmers, florists, vendors and artists from 8a-1p in the Main Street parking lot at S. Franklin in Nyack.

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Related Topix: Nyack, NY, Black Entertainment, Jazz, Piermont, NY

Thu Jul 17, 2014

NyackNewsAndViews

Alicia Crowe Animates Ella Fitzgerald

By day, she's a barrister, by night, a balladier. On Sun., July 20, at 7p, the multi-talented and Multi-dimensional Alicia Crowe will perform a tribute to Ella Fitzgerald at the Elmwood Playhouse, 10 Park St., Nyack.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Black Entertainment, Nyack, NY, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Wilson, NY

St. Petersburg Times

Three more buildings now open in Encore

Earlier this week it was a trumpeter, playing as guests toured apartments at a grand opening for the Trio, the second project completed within Encore.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Dance, Cotton Club, Black Entertainment, Duke Ellington

BroadwayWorld.com

Jaci Davis & The Derrik Lewis Trio to Play Arthur Newman Theater Palm Desert, 8/10

Jaci Davis will debut her new show "Liza and Ella and Babs, Oh My!" at the Arthur Newman Theater at the Joslyn Center in Palm Desert on Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 2 PM.

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Related Topix: Palm Desert, CA, Theater, Arts, Drama Movies, Cabaret, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Liza Minnelli, Pop/Rock, Jazz, Black Entertainment

Wed Jul 16, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

Saturday will be jazzy in Onset

Onset may be best known as a quaint New England village, perfect for escaping the hustle and bustle of the city, but as Mikelyn Roderick notes, Onset used to be a hot spot for some of the biggest names and best artists in jazz music.

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Related Topix: Onset, MA, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Dizzy Gillespie, Count Basie

BroadwayWorld.com

Broadway's Jared Grimes Coming to the Children's Museum of Manhattan, 8/16

A series of live performances - including one from a Broadway star - will take place throughout the summer in conjunction with the exhibit, JAZZED! The Changing Beat of 125th Street at the Children's Museum of Manhattan , located at 212 West 83rd Street between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue.

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Related Topix: Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, Black Entertainment, Jazz, Duke Ellington

Mon Jul 14, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

VIP Concert Performance of LOUIS-AND-ELLA Set for The Cutting Room Tonight

The irrepressible Louis Armstrong is played by award winning performer, Trent Armand Kendall with the melancholy, but luminous Ella Fitzgerald performed by NaTasha Yvette Williams .

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Related Topix: Wonderful World, Black Entertainment, Jazz, Theater, Porgy and Bess

Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Age

Freda Payne review: an effortless tribute to Ella

Freda Payne's concert tribute to Ella Fitzgerald - part of the Recital Centre's American Songbook Festival - is an adaptation of a musical theatre work Payne has been presenting in US theatres.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz

Sat Jul 12, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Only a Few Seats Left for LOUIS & ELLA, 7/15

Onemoe Music & Palm Beach Performing Arts Center present a 75 minute V.I.P. Concert of a the new musical celebrating the lives and legacies of two beloved American Icons: Louis & Ella.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz, Louis Armstrong

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Vocalist Serpentine Arborvitae Opens Wineseller's Second Summer Jazz...

Jazz singer Serpentine Arborvitae will pay tribute to jazz divas Billy Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and Nina Simone in her show Red Hot & Blue on July 5th at the Classic Wineseller in Waynesville.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Black Entertainment, Nina Simone, Waynesville, NC

Examiner.com

To Ella with Love opens the Hollywood Bowl Jazz series to a packed house.

The Holllwood Bowl kicked off their summer jazz series with style and panache with To Ella With Love, a tribute to Ella Fitzgerald , "the First Lady of Song.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz, Beverly Hills, CA

BroadwayWorld.com

Stephen Kelly & the Headhunted to Play Coughlan's, 16 July

This Wednesday, 16th of July at 9pm, Stephen Kelly & the Headhunted will be performing at IMRO award-winning venue Coughlan's, Douglas Street, Cork City, admission 10 Comprising of some of Cork's top jazz musicians, the Headhunted, led by drummer/percussionist Stephen Kelly will performing a unique night of music, as their repertoire will consist ... (more)

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Related Topix: Chick Webb, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Wayne Shorter, Peter Erskine, Weather Report

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Examiner.com

Bask in the glow of a Mondavi summer concert

The annual summer concert series at Robert Mondavi Winery is one of the oldest and most popular music festivals in Napa Valley.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Dave Brubeck, Mel Torme, Dizzy Gillespie, Jazz, Dave Koz, Wine, Drink

Los Angeles Times

'To Ella With Love' a missed opportunity at Hollywood Bowl

Patti Austin performs Wednesday night in a tribute to Ella Fitzgerald at the Hollywood Bowl.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Patti Austin, Black Entertainment, Dee Dee Bridgewater, The Count Basie Orchestra, Music, Entertainment

Nashville Scene

On her latest record, local jazz songstress Dara Tucker steps into the light

Jazz singers are usually appraised by instrumental criteria like timbre, phrasing, dynamics, range and swing, rather than the lyrical content of their songs.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz, Celebrities, Frank Sinatra, Sarah Vaughan, Tony Bennett

Wed Jul 09, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Hollywood Bowl Kicks Off Jazz at the Bowl Concerts Tonight

The 2014 Jazz at the Bowl Series begins tonight, July 9, 2014 as The Count Basie Orchestra and special guests celebrate the music of Ella Fitzgerald .

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Related Topix: Jazz, The Count Basie Orchestra, Black Entertainment, Herbie Hancock, Salsa, Gilberto Santa Rosa, James Brown, Soul, Marvin Gaye

Tue Jul 08, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

VIP Concert Performance of LOUIS-AND-ELLA Set for The Cutting Room, 7/15

On Tuesday, July 15, Onemoe Music & Palm Beach Performing Arts Center will present a 75 minutes VIP Concert performance of LOUIS-AND-ELLA!, by Trent Armand Kendall , Music Direction / Arrangements by David Snyder and Direction /Choreography by Jeff Whiting .

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Related Topix: Wonderful World, Black Entertainment, Jazz

Swissinfo

Montreux Jazz Festival: the soundtrack to summer

Ella Fitzgerald did perform at the Montreux Jazz Festival and would have welcomed the three female singer-songwriters who opened this year's event.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz, Jamie Cullum

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