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  1. Hot City heats up Winters gazeboRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Davis Enterprise

    ... at Railroad Avenue in front of the Community Center in Winters. The Sacramento-based trio plays New Orleans traditional jazz, hot swing and rumba. They are known for their red-hot musical chops and their penchant for overlaying classic swing with ...

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  2. The Avedon eye on lifeRead the original story

    47 min ago | Yahoo!

    By 1957, photographer Richard Avedon was already renowned enough to have a film based, in part, on him: the Audrey Hepburn/Fred Astaire romantic comedy Funny Face, about a bookish young girl's transformation into a high-fashion model after being discovered by a gentlemanly lensman with a penchant for dance.

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  3. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    54 min ago | Business Wire

    Norwalk Community Celebrates Opening of Gini's House, a New $7.2 Million Supportive Housing Development to Help At-Risk Women and Their Children )--Community leaders, housing advocates and corporate partners today celebrated the grand opening of "Gini's House," a new $7.2 million housing development for women w... )--NewMarket Corporation President ... (more)

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  4. Today's Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Albany Times Union

    ... is 75. Feminist activist Eleanor Smeal is 75. Former U.S. Rep. Patricia Schroeder is 74. Singer Paul Anka is 73. Jazz musician David Sanborn is 69. Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is 67. Actor William Atherton is 67. Actor Jean Reno is ...

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  5. elvisRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WIXY-FM Champaign

    ... "Kookie" Byrnes is 81. Blues guitarist Buddy Guy is 78. Movie director Peter Bogdanovich is 75. Singer Paul Anka is 73. Jazz saxophonist David Sanborn is 69. Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger is 67. Actor Jean Reno ("The Da Vinci Code," "Godzilla") is 66. ...

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  6. Welcome to the Annual General Meeting of shareholders of Elekta ABRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    Shareholders of Elekta AB are hereby invited to attend the Annual General Meeting to be held on Thursday, August 28, 2014, at 15:00 at the Hotel Courtyard by Marriott, RA lambshovsleden 50 in Stockholm.

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  7. Chamber-music festival ends season in styleRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times

    ... surface simplicity, humor and jauntiness, especially with the galloping entrance to the finale. Hersch is a popular jazz pianist, and a distinguished composer of many works large and small. His "Lyric Piece" grew out of his own keyboard ...

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  8. Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett Announce Release Date for Their Jazz AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KLAL-FM Little Rock

    We finally know the release date for Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett 's much-discussed jazz album.

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  9. Introducing Polly Gibbons: A Magical Evening at Ryles Jazz Club in...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | 24-7 Press Release

    "They don't come along very often, but this one's a star," - Johnny Mandel "A soulful young jazz vocalist destined to be a star!" - Time Out London "I love her voice, really soulful.

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  10. Jon Anderson And Jean-Luc Ponty Announce Details Of Collaborative ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Back in March, we learned that former Yes singer Jon Anderson had begun working on a new project with noted jazz fusion violinist Jean-Luc Ponty.

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  11. Music aside, Queen of Soul is pumped for fair foodRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KDWN

    ... and expects audiences will, too. She aspires to be as good as legendary classical pianist Vladimir Horowitz or jazz greats Art Tatum or Oscar Peterson. Her upcoming recording doesn't have a name yet, but Franklin says she's six tracks and five ...

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  12. Audra McDonald helps Broadway's 'Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill' turn a profitRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lifestyles

    Producers of the play "Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill" said Tuesday that they have recouped their $2.6 million initial investment.

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  13. On Native GroundMcCAIN, Obama Both Come Up Short on Global Issues in DebateRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... Starbucks customers. In one ad, two women at McDonald's are rejoicing because they no longer have to listen to jazz and read real books. One woman says she can finally read fluffy celebrity magazines in peace. Then she confesses, gleefully, "I don't ...

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  14. Ted RosenthalRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    Our mission is to inform jazz fans and alert them to local concerts, while improving audience attendance and building active jazz communities in nearly 250 cities worldwide.

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  15. Brecon Jazz: 7 fab festival facts that we think will surprise youRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    You may be a regular visitor to Brecon Jazz but we're guessing some of these festival titbits will still be news to you 1. This year's Brecon Jazz festival will host 39 concerts and six masterclasses across six venues over four days.

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  16. Bradenton Smooth Jazz Expo set for this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bradenton.com

    If Francenia Wilkins' estimate is correct, the new Bradenton Smooth Jazz Wine & Food Expo could rival the Bradenton Blue Festival for popularity.

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  17. Al Jarreau headlines Trenton's Jazz on the River on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

    ... and joy that he radiates and the profound sense of play he brings to the stage. Jarreau, who headlines the two-day Jazz on the River in Trenton at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, moves easily between jazz, R&B and pop, but the flexibility and spontaneity he ...

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  18. Talented cast is the highlight of Uptown Players' 'The Boy From Oz'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Examiner.com

    When megastar Hugh Jackman announced he was bringing the hit Australian musical The Boy From Oz to Broadway so that he could play songwriter-performer Peter Allen, there was some head-scratching on The Great White Way.

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  19. The WilliesBEFORE You Order from Dell, Be Prepared for FrustrationRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2010 | American Reporter

    Hasn't feminism taken some weird twists and turns since the Second Wave splashed over the U.S. back in the 1970s? With all its successes - from Title IX to female snowboarders, from almost no political representation to Hillary Clinton's for the presidency, from virtually no women in law school to two women sitting on the U.S. Supreme Court, et al ... (more)

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  20. Karsh Kale, Puddles Pity Party, John Early, Natasha Diggs and More Play Joe's Pub, Now thru 8/10Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... have been performing monthly, sold-out shows in Denver, CO since 2012 and started touring this year. NYC based 6-piece jazz ensemble Carte Blanche breathes new life into jazz classics from around the world. Effortlessly transitioning from 20's and ...

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