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Tuesday Apr 22 | Patch.com

'Great American Songbook' Author Night with South Pasadena's Jill Gold Wright and Jazz Stars

Jill Gold Wright will appear for an Author Night event in the South Pasadena Public Library Community Room on Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m. Jill lives in South Pasadena and is the writer of Creating America on Stage: How Jewish Composers and Lyricist Pioneered American Musical Theatre .


Related Topix: Pasadena, CA, South Pasadena, CA, Jazz, Irving Berlin, Theater, Arts

Tuesday Apr 22 | WNYC-AM New York

This Week In Jazz: Staff Music Selections

The Jonathan Channel brings you great music - no matter where you are. Here are our staff picks for the week of April 21-27.


Related Topix: Javon Jackson, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Ella Fitzgerald, Tony Bennett

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Daily Page

Bassist extraordinaire Richard Davis to headline the 2014 Isthmus Jazz Festival

In its search for a 2014 headliner, the Isthmus Jazz Festival found a superstar close to home.


Related Topix: Richard Davis, Jazz, University of Wisconsin Madison, Black Entertainment, Miles Davis, Frank Sinatra

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Improvisation keeps jazzman on the move

He has to be, given the demands of the music, which pushes for inventiveness and individualism within the democracy of the ensemble.


Related Topix: Jazz, Miles Davis, Black Entertainment

Tue Apr 01, 2014

WNYC-AM New York

DJ for A Day: Dianne Reeves

Four-time Grammy award winning vocalist, Dianne Reeves, is clearly no stranger to contemporary jazz.


Related Topix: Dianne Reeves, Jazz

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Daily Kos

The Daily Music Break: Happy Birthdays to Sarah Vaughan and Ben Webster

This Day In Jazz notes that today is the birthdays of Ben Webster and Sarah Vaughan .


Related Topix: Jazz, Newark, NJ, US News, Liberal Political News

All About Jazz

INTERVIEW/PROFILE: Jazz Musician of the Day: Sarah Vaughan

In the 1940s, when most women singers adorned big bands as stage attractions rather than legitimate members of jazz ensembles, Sarah Vaughan, along with her predecessor Ella Fitzgerald, helped elevate the vocalist\'s role as equal to that of the jazz instrumentalist.


Related Topix: Jazz, Black Entertainment, Ella Fitzgerald


The almanac

The moon is waning. The morning stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn and Venus.


Related Topix: Jazz, Boeing 747, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft

Tue Mar 25, 2014


March 27: Birthday of jazz singer Sarah Vaughan

March 27 marks the birthday of the legendary jazz vocalist, Sarah Vaughan , who would have been 90 this year.


Related Topix: Jazz, Newark, NJ, Soul, New-Age, Body + Soul