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Thursday Jul 24 | Examiner.com

Asian Music: Wise Dreams and Fables of the Sky a multisensory Odyssey.

Ultra World X-tet perform Wise Dreams and Fables of the Sky: A multisensory Odyssey as part of the Old First Concert Series at O1C, San Francisco.

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Related Topix: Jazz

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Houston Press

Improv Comedy Club

Comedian and former Houstonian Ralphie May says comedy depends on your point of view.

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Related Topix: Jimmy Heath, Cecil Taylor, Sonny Rollins, Jazz, South Houston, TX, Arts, Dance

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Standards, Stardust and Sondheim

What's easiest to love about bassist Ben Allison's group and his compositions is his gift for making fresh, original, melodic music without breaking the prevalent rules of modern jazz, and, except for using a guitar where you'd expect a piano, he barely even changes the instrumentation.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Charlie Haden, Downtown (New York, NY)

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Blues legend Johnny Winter dies in SwitzerlandBlues legend Johnny...

He had been on an extensive tour that took him to Europe for his last performance Saturday at the Lovely Days Festival in Wiesen, Austria.

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Related Topix: Blues, Johnny Winter, The Ramones, Punk, Jazz, Keith Jarrett, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Music, Entertainment

Wed Jul 16, 2014

KCSB-FM Santa Barbara

Remembering Charlie Haden on Culture of Protest

Raised in a country music family, Charlie joined Ornette Coleman and other free jazz pioneers in the fifties.

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Related Topix: Charlie Haden, Jazz

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Charlie Haden: Giving the Bass a Voice

Charlie Haden, who died on Friday at age 76, was one of the most revered and influential acoustic jazz bassists of his generation, largely because he was incapable of being dull.

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Related Topix: Charlie Haden, Jazz, Keith Jarrett, Black Entertainment, Norah Jones, Charles Mingus, Shenandoah, IA

The Atlantic

Charlie Haden, Jazz's Rooted Radical

No one wants to be remembered most for what they did at 22, but history will forever recall Charlie Haden for his role in Ornette Coleman's great quartet of the late 1950s.

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Related Topix: Charlie Haden, Jazz, Miles Davis, Black Entertainment, Don Cherry, Shenandoah, IA, Entertainment

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

R.I.P. Tommy and Charlie

There were loads of tributes regarding the passing of Tommy Ramone , the last of the original members of the Ramones .

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Related Topix: The Ramones, Punk, Charlie Haden, Jazz, John Coltrane, Black Entertainment

BroadwayWorld.com

Hottest Articles on BWWMusicWorld.com from 7/6/2014 - 7/13/2014

Below are BWWMusicWorld.com's most popular articles from 7/6/2014 - 7/13/2014. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from the past week! The Recording Academy Issues Statement on Passing of Bassist and Composer Charlie Haden by BWW News Desk - July 12, 2014 Yesterday, Charlie Haden passed away at 76. He was one of the most respected ... (more)

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Related Topix: Charlie Haden, Jazz, Recreational Vehicle, Award

Buenos Aires Herald

Jazz bass innovator Haden dies

Bassist Charlie Haden, who helped change the shape of jazz more than a half-century ago as a member of Ornette Coleman's groundbreaking quartet and liberated the bass from its traditional rhythm section role, died on Friday.

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Related Topix: Charlie Haden, Jazz

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Democracy Now

Charliehadendn

We speak with legendary bass player, composer and political activist, Charlie Haden.

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Related Topix: Charlie Haden, Jazz, Recreational Vehicle, Coleman, Black Entertainment, John Coltrane, Don Cherry, Archie Shepp

Red Bluff Daily News

Gleaners to distribute food

Los Molinos, 9 a.m. to noon, Tuesday, July 15, Masonic Hall, 25020 Tehama Vina Road.

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Related Topix: Los Molinos, CA, Charlie Haden, Jazz

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Gazette

Skilled jazz bassist Charlie Haden dies at 76NEW YORK (AP) - Bassist Charlie Haden, who...

Bassist Charlie Haden, who helped change the shape of jazz more than a half-century ago as a member of Ornette Coleman's groundbreaking quartet and liberated the bass from its traditional rhythm section role, died Friday in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: Charlie Haden, Jazz, Vocal, Pat Metheny

The Stranger

Ornette Coleman Bassist, Free-Jazz Catalyst Charlie Haden, 1937-2014

The hugely gifted bassist Charlie Haden , who played a key role in Ornette Coleman 's pioneering free-jazz groups and had a long, fruitful run with pianist Keith Jarrett in the '60s and '70s, has died after a prolonged illness.

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Related Topix: Charlie Haden, Jazz, Keith Jarrett

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Jazz at the Chimes presents Nuvo Chamber Trio

Jazz at the Chimes will present Nuvo Chamber Trio at 2 p.m. July 20 at Chapel of the Chimes, 4499 Piedmont Ave., Oakland.

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Related Topix: Oakland, CA, Faure, Classical, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Rachmaninoff, Jazz

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Jazz & Blues Music Reviews

Matt Lavelle and John Pietaro - Harmolodic Monk

Trumpeter, alto clarinet player and blogger extraordinaire Matt Lavelle has studied informally with the great jazz legend Ornette Coleman for several years.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Thelonious Monk

Thu Jul 03, 2014

WNYC-AM New York

Avishai Cohen's Triveni With Anat Cohen On JazzSet

Anat Cohen leads the Anzic Orchestra , and Anzic opens this JazzSet by letting "Samba de Orfeu" morph into "Struttin' With Some Barbecue."

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Related Topix: Avishai Cohen, Jazz, New Orleans, Recreational Vehicle, Coleman, Don Cherry

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