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  1. April celebrates American art form - JazzRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Observer & Eccentric

    ... (April 29), Bessie Smith (April 15), Billie Holiday, Freddie Hubbard and Mongo Santamaria (April 7), Ella Fitzgerald (April 25), Johnny Dodds (April 12), Lionel Hampton and Tito Puente (April 20), Charles Mingus (April 22), Gerry Mulligan and Randy ...

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  2. The Art Of Cool Festival Welcomes Legendary Jazz Flutist Hubert Laws To The Line-upRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Mi2n

    ... Cool Festival. A jazz great in his own right, Laws has played among many of jazz's biggest talents including Ella Fitzgerald, Chick Corea, Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, Sarah Vaughan and Freddie Hubbard. Laws has done session work for Aretha ...

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  3. Vaudeville Etiquette releasing Debutantes & Dealers on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    ... Lynn and Patsy Cline who have always been major influences for me. Going back to jazz I like singers like Ella Fitzgerald . I'm very much a lyric person and I always have been. Growing up in my Michigan my mom always took us to the Lilith Fair and ...

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  4. FReeper Canteen ~ Hall of Heroes: Real Hollywood Heroes Part 1 ~ April 14, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Free Republic

    ... Blues (1955); Cindy (1978) (TV)] was born in Baltimore, Maryland and became a jazz pianist accompanist to Ella Fitzgerald, Carmen McRae, Thelma Carpenter, and the Billy Williams Quartet. He studied music privately in Baltimore and later at the ...

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  5. April celebrates American art form - JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Observer & Eccentric

    ... (April 29), Bessie Smith (April 15), Billie Holiday, Freddie Hubbard and Mongo Santamaria (April 7), Ella Fitzgerald (April 25), Johnny Dodds (April 12), Lionel Hampton and Tito Puente (April 20), Charles Mingus (April 22), Gerry Mulligan and Randy ...

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  6. Anna O - Anna O InterviewRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Music-News.com

    Emerging Indie-Pop artist Anna O is set to release her new single, Sleepless and debut EP, When The Winter Came on March 21. Hailing from Perth, the young artist was influenced by the likes of Ella Fitzgerald, Kimbra and Lorde.

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  7. Trumpeter who never left Fort Worth was among finestRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2014 | Star-Telegram.com

    In 1973, jazz legend Ella Fitzgerald headlined the first-ever pops concert for the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra.

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  8. Daneen Wilburn Live in Concert at 98 Bottles Jazz to Gospel Saturday, May 31, 2014Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... rendering an array of Gospel, Jazz, and R&B music. Her vocal prowess reminds you of the unforgettable Ella Fitzgerald. Wilburn is known for her silky soul tones and engaging passion when performing on stage. She is a true songstress that captivates ...

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  9. 16 Year Old Singer-Songwriter Hannah Gill Comes to Rockwood Music Hall, 4/26Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... age and "my parents exposed me to a lot of music. I love folk music and plenty of ragtime, jazz, especially Ella Fitzgerald as well as a bunch of acoustic music - the Avett Brothers, artists like that. Real artists." "She came in to record a couple ...

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  10. DJ for A Day: Maude MaggartRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... to New York Public Radio's Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use . The sounds of Frank Sinatra, Nelson Riddle, Ella Fitzgerald, Tony Bennett, Mel Torme, Bing Crosby, Billie Holiday and other masters of the American songbook can be heard 24 hours a day, 7 ...

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  11. Steve Israel: Our readers have wide, wonderful musical tasteRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Times Herald-Record

    ... But that's where the similarity of their musical Mount Rushmores ends. Wilson added the Beach Boys, Ella Fitzgerald and Neil Diamond to her list of musical greats, while Knieser went with three titans: Mozart, Beethoven and Beacon's late Pete ...

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  12. Wu-Tang Clan Goes Jazz In 'Mo Betta Wu' Show Tonight In NYCRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Vibe

    If you're a lover of RZA beats and Ella Fitzgerald's flow and happen to be in NYC tonight, you need to be at East Village's live performance hub Le Poisson Rouge.

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  13. Ray Charles and Ella Fitzgerald Featured in 'The Jazz Fest Show' Photo ExhibitRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the jazz artists. Forster's jazz photography work is inspired by his lifelong infatuation with the voice of Ella Fitzgerald . Forster photographed Fitzgerald on stage in 1979 at the 10th New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival and a few years later ...

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  14. Molly Ringwald Visits the Richmond Hill Centre TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... its history comes from a lifelong study of the form and the great singers who inspired her, including Smith, Ella Fitzgerald , Blossom Dearie and Susannah McCorkle. In 2013 she released the album "Except Sometimes" which is comprised of "basically ...

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  15. EVENT: Ray Charles and Ella Fitzgerald to Headline "The Jazz Fest...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | All About Jazz

    Ray Charles and Ella Fitzgerald to Headline A'The Jazz Fest Show" Photo Exhibit by Steven Forster Steven Forster, award-winning New Orleans photographer The Jazz Fest Show photo exhibit: 15 archival black and white photos of iconic jazz musicians Angela King Gallery 241 Royal St. New Orleans Opens April 24, 2014, 5-7 p.m. Continues through May 14, ... (more)

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  16. Nat King Cole kicks off Jazz on the BBCRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Music-News.com

    ... long-forgotten performances and interviews with the biggest names from jazz including Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald and Dave Brubeck; and a celebration of Jazz 625, the legendary BBC Jazz concert show from the mid-60s. Cassian Harrison, Channel ...

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  17. Goals Are Like Jazz MusicRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | The Huffington Post

    ... under my feet and the drum sticks in my hands as I look around at posters of Miles Davis, Buddy Rich and Ella Fitzgerald. My parents had every vinyl record of every jazz great known to man. This incredible music was playing constantly in our home ...

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  18. Phil Johnson to Bring Juke Joint: a Night of Jazz and R&B to Martinis Above Fourth, 4/28Read the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... comedy - in this one-night performance with great tunes including some from Ray Charles , Elvis Presley , Ella Fitzgerald and the Manhattan Transfer. A wild energetic night you won't forget. Join him for an exciting departure from the stage in a ...

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  19. [News] Quincy Jones Says It's "Hard To Get Used To Lil Wayne"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | HipHopDx

    ... acts stack up against artists he's worked with. "When you come from the era of Ray Charles, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Aretha Franklin, Frank Sinatra and Michael Jackson, it gets hard to get used to Lil Wayne," Jones says in an interview with ...

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  20. Joe Bev (aka Joe Bevilacqua) Creates 30 Hours of Audio Podcasts Every MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | PR Log

    ... entirely by Joe Bev; plus, the comedy of Kenny Savoy and Jim Folly. The Jazz-O-Rama Hour Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Fats Waller & Mildred Bailey Joe Bev presents 78 RPM records including: The Sheik of Araby - Fats Waller Don't Fence Me In - ...

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