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  1. Jazz musician Frank Singer plays 2 weekend shows at the Anchor InRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Erie Times News

    Citing a musician's versatility might be like saying a potential love interest has "a nice personality." It's not exactly praise, is it? It is to guitarist Frank Singer, whose versatility makes him one of the busiest musicians on the Erie scene.

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  2. Jazz review: Darius Brubeck QuartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2013 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival: Darius Brubeck Quartet at the Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, reviewed by The Scotsman's Kenny Mathieson Darius Brubeck was last seen in Edinburgh in the company of his brothers, paying tribute to the music of their now late father, Dave Brubeck. This jazz festival concert featured the pianist with his own quartet replicating the instrumentation of his father's most famous group, with Brandon Allen taking the Paul Desmond role on saxophone, Matt Ridley on bass and South African drummer Wesley Gibbens.

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  3. maureen-washington--christm.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Prince George Citizen

    Maureen Washington, originally from Prince George and now living in Victoria, returns home for a evening of entertainment Nov. 27 at the P.G. Playhouse. Maureen Washington, originally from Prince George and now living in Victoria, returns home for a evening of entertainment Nov. 27 at the P.G. Playhouse.

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  4. Lavay Smith @ Owen Hall, November 22Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Pacifica Riptide

    Pacifica Performances presents swing and jazz vocalist Lavay Smith, Saturday, November 22, 2014, 7:30 p.m., Mildred Owen Hall, 1220 Linda Mar Blvd., Pacifica, in the building with the colorful mural. Lavay Smith is internationally known as the Queen of Classic Jazz and Blues in the authentic style of the 1940s and 1950s.

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  5. Bristol International Jazz and Blues Festival 2015 line-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | This Is Bristol

    After growing in popularity over the past two years, the Bristol International Jazz and Blues Festival has announced the programme for next year's event. Swing, blues, funk, big band and more will be raising the roof of Colston Hall with international stars playing the main hall and a packed programme of smaller acts in the foyer, many of them from Bristol.

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  6. Queen's Hall forced to take down its advertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Scotsman.com

    ... few medium-sized venues, is used extensively by the Fringe, Edinburgh International Festival and the capital's Jazz & Blues Festival every summer. The treatment of the Queen's Hall has emerged in the wake of mounting levels of red tape faced by ...

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  7. George Kahn: Jazz and Blues RevueRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | All About Jazz

    Billed as the "Sass 'n' Soul World Tour," LA jazz pianist George Kahn presents the Jazz & Blues Revue , his eighth album as leader featuring three of LA's finest female jazz vocalist in his first all-vocal project and departure from previous recordings. On tap, fresh new arrangements of thirteen songs that obviously, not only touch on the jazz and blues landscape but, also include elements from the R&B and soul genres.

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  8. Nyack Weekender for Nov 14-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | NyackNewsAndViews

    ... and blues; he recently opened for Robert Cray and B.B.King . Advanced tickets can be purchased at Rockland Jazz & Blues Society . 7:30-9:30p, The Nyack Library, 59 South Broadway. The Michael Purcell Trio performs at the Upstairs Lounge at ...

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  9. Darwen jazz and blues event continues to charmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Lancashire Telegraph

    The event got under way last night at Number 39 Hopstar Brewery Tap in Bridge Street, when Gary Boyle performed live. Shakatak are the event headliners and will perform from 7.30pm at the Knott Street theatre, with tickets available for A 18 or A 20 on the door.

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  10. PERFORMANCE: Path Ventures and George Kahn Jazz and Blues Revue 9th...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | All About Jazz

    Let the holidays begin... with an evening of great Jazz that's also a benefit for the Los Angeles homeless community. On Wednesday, December 10th, PATH Ventures will host their 9th Annual Holiday Jazz & Blues Revue, an unforgettable evening of dinner, music, and fun at the classic Catalina Bar and Grill.

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  11. Jazz and blues legends top bill for second yearRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Henley Standard

    BUILDING on the success of last year's inaugral event, this year Henley will play host to two jazz festivals. The Henley Jazz & Blues Week will run from November 11 to 16 and features top names at the Crooked Billet in Stoke Row.

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  12. Mott The Hoople star to headline blues weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 2 | Heraldseries.co.uk

    THE legendary Mick Ralphs, of Mott The Hoople and Bad Company, will be heading the bill at this year's Henley Jazz & Blues Week. Guitarist and songwriter Ralphs is bringing his blues band to The Crooked Billet restaurant at Stoke Row next month where he will be part of an all-star line-up with Whitesnake guitarist Micky Moody and his band.

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  13. Jazz treat for QE pupilsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | This is The West Country

    ... rhythm and playing as an ensemble. The students were invited to perform what they had put together at the Moon Jazz & Blues Club at Buccaneers Bar, Crediton in the evening. Lucy Welsman, Music Teacher, said: "All the students had a fantastic time ...

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  14. First annual Oahu Jazz & Blues Festival in motionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Examiner.com

    Hawaii On TV helps put on the various island festivals, including Maui's. This November 2014, Hawaii On TV partners up with Turtle Bay Resort, Jazz Alley TV, KITV, and a host of other organizations to present the first annual Oahu Jazz & Blues Fest.

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  15. Musical InterludeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Daily Kos

    Awhile ago, someone lamented that there seemed to be fewer music diaries. I agreed, but I am a procrastinator.

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  16. Exclusive Van Morrison Show At New London VenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Mi2n

    ... . Tickets can be purchased through Seetickets.com Doors will be at 7pm, Van Morrison stage time: 8.30pm. Nell's Jazz & Blues, 3 North End Crescent, West Kensington, W14 8TG www.nellsjazzandblues.com

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  17. Festival with all that jazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Border Mail

    THIS year is the 25th anniversary for Wangaratta's Festival of Jazz and Blues with its best ever line-up of artists, according to chairman Paul Squires. Wangaratta Council's Jenny Bevis, Jazz and Blues festival's Paul Squires and council's Penny Hargrave with the bunting.

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  18. Jazz, blues fest Sunday at Nani MauRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    Keahi Conjugacion is known for jazz and blues, but like her famous siblings, Brother Noland and Tony C., the singer's talent isn't bound by genre. She appeared last year at Ka Hui Koa's East Hawaii Jazz and Blues Festival and shared top billing with Kona's Hawaiian swing band Kahulanui.

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  19. The annual Wangaratta jazz festival goes from strength to strengthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Canberra Times

    When Adrian Jackson was first asked to stage a jazz festival in Wangaratta he loved the idea but thought it could never succeed long term. "I thought it was a grand ambition but destined for failure," he says.

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  20. Jennine BaileyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Southland Times

    Jazz singer Jennine Bailey of Christchurch will be doing Queenstown and Wanaka performances at the Queenstown JazzFest at Labour weekend. Christchurch jazz singer Jennine Bailey is the only artist to have got herself two concert gigs in next week's Queenstown JazzFest, one in the resort with her tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, and the other at the Wanaka Jazz Concert, The Great American Songbook show.

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