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Tuesday Apr 8 | Detroit Free Press

Hometown heroes, Apollo Theater tribute on tap for Detroit Jazz Festival

History-making elder statesmen, leading progressive and mainstream figures, Detroit-bred heroes and an opening night tribute to the Apollo Theater in Harlem are part of an expansive lineup of national headliners for the 35th annual Detroit Jazz Festival on Labor Day weekend.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Detroit, MI, Jazz, Dave Holland

Tuesday Apr 8 | Detroit News

Ramsey Lewis, Pharoah Sanders, Stanley Clarke to headline jazz festival

The Detroit Jazz Festival announced a slew of headliners Tuesday, including jazz icons Ramsey Lewis, Pharoah Sanders, Stanley Clarke and Ron Carter, for the 35th annual festival that takes place over Labor Day weekend in downtown Detroit.

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Related Topix: Pharoah Sanders, Ramsey Lewis, Stanley Clarke, Jazz, Joshua Redman, Jack Dejohnette

Tuesday Apr 8 | The Detroit News

Ramsey Lewis, Pharoah Sanders, Stanley Clarke to headline jazz festival

The Detroit Jazz Festival announced a slew of headliners Tuesday, including jazz icons Ramsey Lewis, Pharoah Sanders, Stanley Clarke and Ron Carter, for the 35th annual festival that takes place over Labor Day weekend in downtown Detroit.

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Related Topix: Pharoah Sanders, Ramsey Lewis, Stanley Clarke, Jazz, Detroit, MI

Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Huffington Post

Finding The Right Notes: Ron Carter, Celebrating a Living Legend

Long ago, Jazz music was referred to as the devil's music. So what did that make the musicians that played this, and why would anyone want to be identified with such evil, I often wondered? The further I dug into the history of this music, the more I began to understand the artists and why their gifts were considered in this manner.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Drugs

Thu Mar 20, 2014

The Memphis Flyer

A Jazz Education

Jazz guitarist Russell Malone taught himself to play guitar. He went on to play with Jimmy Smith, Ron Carter, Diana Krall, and others.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Jimmy Smith, Diana Krall, George Benson, Benny Goodman

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