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  1. Booker T. Jones to headline JazzfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | City of Bellevue

    Legendary soulman Booker T. Jones will headline this year's Bellevue Jazz & Blues Festival, May 27-31 at the Theatre at Meydenbauer and other downtown venues. Other national artists, local musicians and high school all stars will perform in free and ticketed venues throughout the weekend.

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  2. 3 Things to Do MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Attend a jazz lunch, see a Modernist art exhibit, step back in time to Old Florida... ATTEND A JAZZ LUNCH: The Daytona Beach Shores Jazz & Blues Festival is in the midst of nine artists and bands performing 13 gigs in five venues over nine days. All performances are free.

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  3. Sounds of Jazz & Blues: Concert Saturday at Westin Cape Coral ResortRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    Organized by Cape Coral's Parks and Recreation Department, the event will take place from 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village. The gates will open at 5 p.m. "We do country, we do rock 'n' roll - jazz just seems like another genre of music we enjoy providing to our community," Todd King, a spokesman for the city's Parks and Recreation Department, said.

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  4. FESTIVAL: Jazz This Week: Greater St. Louis Jazz Festival, Dizzy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | All About Jazz

    Check out more events at Jazz Near You: St. Louis . It's looking like the busiest weekend so far this year for live jazz and creative music in St. Louis, with a number of touring bands and musicians passing through town in the next few days, as well as some particularly noteworthy shows from local players.

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  5. Library to host Jazz and Blues concert SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Kinston Free Press

    Friends of the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library present Sunday Afternoon Jazz and Blues with Chris Morden and Friends. The free event will take place in the Schechter Auditorium at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library on Sunday at 3 p.m. Acclaimed bassist, Chris Morden, returns to the Kinston-Lenoir County public library for Sunday Afternoon Jazz and Blues.

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  6. South West jazz ensemble misbehavin' at two venuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Cornish Guardian

    ... on bass. Helen is very well-known in Calstock. She has been a central figure in such projects as the annual Jazz & Blues Festival as well as the jazz choir. Her teaching has led to groups of her pupils showcasing their talents, making their debuts ...

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  7. Jazz this week: Greater St. Louis Jazz Festival, Dizzy Gillespie...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    It's looking like the busiest weekend so far this year for live jazz and creative music in St. Louis, with a number of touring bands and musicians passing through town in the next few days, as well as some particularly noteworthy shows from local players. Let's go to the highlights... Wednesday, March 18 The eclectic quintet Kneebody makes their St. Louis debut, opening a four-night engagement continuing through Saturday at Jazz at the Bistro .

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  8. Read "Andy Sheppard Quartet at Bristol Jazz & Blues Festival 2015" reviewed byRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | All About Jazz

    Andy Sheppard Quartet Colston Hall Bristol Jazz & Blues Festival Bristol March 7, 2015 A "local hero" is how the emcee described saxophonist/composer Andy Sheppard. Bristol resident Sheppard is neither immortal nor a demi-God, but he is uber-talented and a warrior of sorts; a road warrior who has clocked up more miles than the Vikings ever did, purveying his music the length and breadth of the UK these past forty years.

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  9. BUKU Music + Art Project Producers Bring Contemporary Music To Jazz and Blues LandscapeRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Forbes.com

    I write about entrepreneurship in New Orleans, where startups, technology, and film are dominating the economic drive in the city. Being completely immersed in a new, growing entrepreneurial community has given me insight into some of the most promising innovators, as well as all the aspects of growing a new business.

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  10. Jazz Festival and CSO band together for ChristchurchRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Scoop

    The Cavell Leitch New Zealand Jazz and Blues Festival and the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra are banding together to bring James Morrison to the city next month. The special show at Horncastle Arena on Saturday 11 April is tipped to be the jazz highlight of the year, with the CSO accompanying the talented musician on an A to Z of jazz history.

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  11. Reviews: Carleen Anderson, Andy Sheppard, Clarke Peters, by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | This Is Bristol

    ... in the Acid Jazz scene of that era and she has collaborated with many top names. Headlining day two of the Jazz & Blues Festival she gave a performance that seemed to get better as it went along, her singing being strong and versatile enough to ...

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  12. Review: Ray Gelato & The Giants, by Elfyn Griffith, 3/5Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | This Is Bristol

    SWING is in town. The buzz at the Colston Hall on this first night of the Bristol Jazz & Blues Festival is palpable.

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    Sunday Mar 8 | This Is Bristol

    ... scene of that era and she has collaborated with many top names. Here tonight headlining day two of the Bristol Jazz & Blues Festival she gave a performance that seemed to get better as it went along, her singing being strong and versatile enough to ...

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    Sunday Mar 8 | This Is Bristol

    Swing is in town. The buzz at the Colston Hall on this first night of the Bristol Jazz and Blues Festival is palpable.

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  15. Kiama festival gets punters grooving: photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Illawarra Mercury

    Latin-infused jazz, rockabilly blues, boogie, gumbo and swing; it was all on offer at the 28 annual Kiama Jazz and Blues Festival. More than 5000 people flocked to the seaside town for the three-day event, which featured more than 70 free gigs at dozens of cafes, restaurants, pubs and bars.

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  16. Nyack Weekender: It's The First Friday in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | NyackNewsAndViews

    ... 85 North Broadway. Exhibit runs through April 12. Free jazz concert and workshop organized by the Rockland Jazz & Blues Society with The Scott Wendholt Quartet featuring Scott Wendholt on trumpet, Adam Kolker on sax, Ugonna Okegwo on bass and Victor ...

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  17. Kiama Jazz and Blues Festival 2015 launch: PICTURESRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Kiama Independent

    An enthusiastic crowd turned out on Thursday night to celebrate the launch of the 2015 Kiama Jazz and Blues Festival at the Old Fire Station. Kiama and the surrounding area will be a music lover's haven again during the weekend of March 6-8, with everything from jazz, blues, swing, roots, boogie, gypsy, rumba, and rag and honky tonk on offer at the Kiama Jazz & Blues Festival.

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  18. Take flight with KoKoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Kiama Independent

    MUSIC lovers seeking a unique sound and energetic delivery will be sated when Sound of KoKo performs at the Kiama Jazz and Blues Festival this weekend MUSIC lovers seeking a unique sound and energetic delivery will be sated when Sound of KoKo performs at the Kiama Jazz and Blues Festival this weekend. Singer Kachina Lewis, originally from Sydney but now living in Mangerton has roots in hip-hop as well as an interest in house music.

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  19. Festival's Spanish flavourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Kiama Independent

    ... form a distinctly individual sound. Percussionist and keyboard player, Byron Mark, is a stalwart of the Kiama Jazz & Blues Festival, having entertained audiences for several years alongside performer, Luke Koteras of Kinetic Method. Joining the ...

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  20. Education and All That JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | NyackNewsAndViews

    For the next two weekends, world-class jazz artists and educators will share their knowledge and passion with talented young adults who want to know how it's done. Rockland County Jazz & Blues Society is offering two educational workshops at Nyack Library and Rockland Conservatory of Music.

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