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

    Yesterday | Detroit Free Press

    The calendar says that Al Jarreau is 74 years old. Well, OK, but there has always been something about his musical personality that suggested a man perennially in the spring of life.

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  2. Singer hopes to jazz up HamiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Southland Times

    ... 46-year-old said she had been bitten by the jazz bug while a student at Hillcrest High School in the mid 1980s. Al Jarreau - perhaps best known for his sultry theme to the Moonlighting TV series - was among her many musical inspirations. Located ...

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  3. CD reviews: Mariah Carey, Brat Pack, Al JarreauRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | ABS-CBN News

    ... fogeys and their ladies will understand. "Smooth jazz" has a derogatory connotation unless it's the marvelous Al Jarreau on the mic. Even the slickest music gets respectable when Jarreau sings, scats or otherwise spins his supple voice around the ...

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  4. Freddie Ravel, Internationally Acclaimed Keynote Maestro, Joins Speakers ConnectRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | SBWire

    ... and collaborative successes with Earth, Wind and Fire, Madonna, Prince, Indie Arie, Sergio Mendes, Quincy Jones, Al Jarreau, the Boston Pops and rock legend, Carlos Santana, the #1 chart-topping pianist and speaker is the Founder of Human Harmonics ...

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  5. The 27th Long Beach Jazz Festival A Healthy Taste of Jazz w Tyrese, LaLah Hathaway, Al Jarreau, +Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... pianist with 7 Gold Albums, 3 Grammy Awards, the one and only Ramsey Lewis ; legendary Grammy Award Winner Al Jarreau ; smooth jazz saxophonist and flautist Najee; legendary Grammy nominated jazz, salsa with a flair of Asian influence Hiroshima; to ...

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  6. Tajikistan's New Roots MusicRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Transitions Online

    ... was introduced to jazz at 15 by her brother, a jazz and blues fan. It was Western stars such as George Benson, Al Jarreau, Sade, and Diane Schuur who inspired her to take up the genre, she said. Amal Khanum Gadjieva of Dushanbe's Bactria Cultural ...

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  7. Tajikistan's New Roots MusicRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Transitions Online

    ... was introduced to jazz at 15 by her brother, a jazz and blues fan. It was Western stars such as George Benson, Al Jarreau, Sade, and Diane Schuur who inspired her to take up the genre, she said. Amal Khanum Gadjieva of Dushanbe's Bactria Cultural ...

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  8. Staff Picks: The American Songbook LiveRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... the world's preeminent Gershwin expert. Is there anything this guy can't do? http://www.pasadenasymphony-pops.org Al Jarreau & Others @ Umbria Jazz Festival (Perugia, Italy) - Beginning in 1973, The Umbria Jazz Festival has been held annually in the ...

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  9. Big Small Talk: July 11-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Wall Street Journal

    The North Sea Jazz Festival, a stylish market bag from Ally Capellino, Malevich's Supremacist art at the Tate and more The stars have to align in a unique configuration in the music universe for Gregory Porter, Al Jarreau, Pharoah Sanders and Stevie Wonder to share a venue with Pharrell Williams, Hall & Oates, Chic and Joss Stone.

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  10. Sound Image Adds VUE al-4 Line Array System and h-Class SubwoofersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Mix

    ... the 2014 Thornton lineup includes performances by George Benson, Lee Ritenour, Pat Metheny, David Sanborn, and Al Jarreau, to name just a few. Leading the production efforts for the winery, Sound Image's Director of Corporate and Regional Events, ...

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  11. Song and a stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Ventura County Reporter

    ... Shepard has enjoyed an incredibly varied and lengthy career. She's been a backup singer for Rickie Lee Jones, Al Jarreau, Jackson Browne and others; an adult contemporary chart-maker with songs of her own, as well as the classic "Can't We Try" duet ...

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  12. Sound Image Adds VUE al-4 Line Arrays And h-Class Subwoofers To InventoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | ProSoundWeb

    ... the 2014 Thornton lineup includes performances by George Benson, Lee Ritenour, Pat Metheny, David Sanborn, and Al Jarreau, and several others. Leading the production efforts for the winery, Sound Image director of corporate and regional events Rick ...

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  13. Pepperdine University Announces 2014-2015 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Messenger

    Rock And Roll Hall Of Famer Dave Mason, Ukulele Phenomenon Jake Shimabukuro, Jazz Great Al Jarreau, Country/Gospel Musician Collin Raye, And Grammy-Winning Vocalist Roberta Flack are just a few of the artists set to appear at the Lisa Smith Wengler Center For The Arts at Pepperdine University during Its 2014-2015 season.

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  14. Manoa Jazz & Heritage Festival featuring Nnenna FreelonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2013 | Hawaii Business Magazine

    ... Freelon has performed and toured with a veritable who`s who in jazz, from Ray Charles and Ellis Marsalis to Al Jarreau and George Benson. An accomplished singer, composer, producer, and arranger (as well as budding actress), Freelon has dedicated ...

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  15. Tierney Sutton brings Joni Mitchell project to JAS Caf in AspenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The Aspen Times

    ... of the Year in 2005. The new album is Sutton's first without her longtime band and features guest artists Al Jarreau, Hubert Laws, Peter Erskine, Larry Goldings, Serge Merlaud, Kevin Axt and The Turtle Island Quartet. When she's not touring, Tierney ...

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  16. NEWWhat's in a name? Glenn gets his Als mixed upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Metro

    ... not on Newsnight - The Football Attic (@FootballAttic) June 30, 2014 I totally agree with Glenn Hoddle and think Al Jarreau could nick this one. - Jo Caulfield (@Jo_Caulfield) June 30, 2014 And just in case anyone was in doubt as to what was being ...

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  17. Teenie Hodges, genre-defining Memphis player, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... not originally a hit single for Green, has been covered by a wide range of performers including Talking Heads, Al Jarreau, Tina Turner and Tom Jones. Mabon Lewis Hodges was born Nov. 16, 1946, in Germantown, Tenn., a Memphis suburb, and was one of ...

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  18. Freddie Ravel Appears as Guest on the VoiceAmerica Talk Radio NetworkRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | SBWire

    ... concert performances, productions & recordings span three decades across six continents with icons Sergio Mendes, Al Jarreau, Madonna, Prince, Quincy Jones, the Boston Pops, & Carlos Santana. Captivated by music since age 5, he trained as a youth, ...

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  19. Coool CAT Celebrates 5 Years Of SyndicationRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | Mi2n

    ... and Holland. Over 75 musicians have been guests on the show including: Verdine White (Earth, Wind & Fire), Al Jarreau, Dave Koz, Cyrus Neville, Airrion Love (The Stylistics), Walter Willians, Sr. (The O'Jays),Robert Cray and Boney James. "During the ...

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  20. Jazz sax artist brings award-winning sound to Schoolcraft CollegeRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Westland Observer

    ... and play on one of his recordings. That led to session and touring work with such artists as Barbra Streisand, Al Jarreau, Luther Vandross and Quincy Jones. His sax solo is featured on Whitney Houston's I Will Always Love You . Whalum has earned ...

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