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  1. Via Tania's first release since 2009 takes a left turn toward orchestral popRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Chicago Reader

    ... players spanning the Chicago jazz, experimental, and classical worlds-the 18-strong ensemble included guitarist Jeff Parker, reedist Caroline Davis, Eighth Blackbird clarinetist Michael Maccaferri, violist Whitney Johnson, French horn player Matthew ...

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  2. 18th Street Art Center Presents: Marquis HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | LA Weekly

    ... featuring drummer Christian Euman, bassist Jonathan Roberts, and fellow Chicago natives (but current Angelenos) Jeff Parker (guitar) and Josh Johnson (alto sax).

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  3. Makaya McCraven: In the MomentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | All About Jazz

    ... bass & electric bass; Marquis Hill: trumpet; Junius Paul: double bass & electric bass; Justefan: vibraphone; Jeff Parker: guitar; Joshua Abrams: double bass; De'Sean Jones: tenor saxophone; Tony Barba: tenor saxophone & electronics; Dave Vettraino: ...

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  4. Wil Blades: Field NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... can go in so many different directions," says Blades. "I always had the idea in my mind that doing a trio with Jeff Parker and Simon Lott would have a cool vibe and would be very open." Field Notes is a stone groove from its jump off, ...

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  5. What a Wonderful WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... can go in so many different directions," says Blades. "I always had the idea in my mind that doing a trio with Jeff Parker and Simon Lott would have a cool vibe and would be very open." Field Notes is a stone groove from its jump off, ...

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  6. Joey DeFrancesco: Home for the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... Away in the Manger; The First Noel; O Holy Night. Personnel: CD1: Joey DeFrancesco: organ, trumpet, vocals; Jeff Parker: guitar; George Fludas: drums; George Coleman, Jr.: drums (6, 10); Ramon Danda (5, 12); John Webber: bass (4, 13); Tony Banda: ...

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  7. Music Industry: The Lead Sheet: Twin Cities Live Jazz, November 28-December 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... B-3 prodigy-turned-legend Joey DeFrancesco returns to the Dakota for a night of seasonal gems, with guitarist Jeff Parker and drummer George Fludas filling out the trio. Likely Joey will pull out the trumpet for a couple tunes too. Check out ...

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  8. Jazz picks: Miguel Zenon, Pharoah Sanders and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    Though guitarist Ross Hammond is based in Sacramento, he deserves honorary local status in his many collaborations with fixtures on the L.A. improvised music scene that include Vinnie Golia and Alex Cline. Here, he teams for a guitar summit with a welcome and relatively new force in this city, Jeff Parker, who may be best known for his flinty contributions to the post-rock band Tortoise but is an inspired and imaginative force for jazz as well.

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  9. Track premiere: Local drummer Makaya McCraven's 'Three Fifths a Man'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Chicago Reader

    ... of the residency are bassists Matt Ulery , Joshua Abrams , and Junius Paul, trumpeter Marquis Hill , guitarist Jeff Parker , vibist Justin Thomas, and tenor saxophonists De'Sean Jones and Tony Barba. McCraven has established his skills and bona ...

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  10. VIDEO/DVD: STLJN Saturday Video Showcase: Fall 2014 Jazz Preview, Part 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... at the Java Jazz Festival in Indonesia, assisted by drummer George Fludas and, interestingly, Chicago guitarist Jeff Parker (who's known more for experimental and A'post-rock" music with his own band Tortoise and others than as a player in the ...

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  11. StLJN Saturday Video Showcase: Fall 2014 jazz preview, part 5Read the original story

    Sep 27, 2014 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... at the Java Jazz Festival in Indonesia, assisted by drummer George Fludas and, interestingly, Chicago guitarist Jeff Parker (who's known more for experimental and "post-rock" music with his own band Tortoise and others than as a player in the ...

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  12. Wolverton: Apple Watch underwhelmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... a device that most people need -- or may even want. On Wil Blades' new album -- 'Field Notes,' with guitarist Jeff Parker and drummer Simon Lott -- the B-3 organist heads in a new direction drawing from a wide palette of grooves. The Berkeley-based ...

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  13. B-3 master Wil Blades takes new directionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | SiliconValley.com

    ... nightclubs, memorizing the layouts of specific hallways and staircases. "Wil's nuts," says guitarist and friend Jeff Parker, laughing, while noting that "it takes a person of unique personality traits to even tackle" the B-3, which, in essence, is a ...

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  14. Wil Blades: Field NotesRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | All About Jazz

    Keyboardist Wil Blades earned his pedigree playing with guitarist Will Bernard and percussionist Billy Martin and now ratchets up his leadership skills fronting a trio including guitarist Jeff Parker and drummer Simon Lott.

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  15. Nicole Mitchell's Black Earth Ensemble: Intergalactic BeingsRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... tenor saxophone, bass clarinet; David Young: trumpet, sraliai horn; Renee Baker: violin; Tomeka Reid: cello; Jeff Parker: electric guitar; Joshua Abrams: bass; Avreeayl Ra: percussion; Marcus Evans: drum set. John first fell under the spell of free ...

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  16. CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Wil Blades to Release "Field Notes" on Royal Potato FamilyRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... can go in so many different directions," Blades says. A'I always had the idea in my mind that doing a trio with Jeff Parker and Simon Lott would have a cool vibe and would be very open." The 34-year old, Chicago -native, Berkley, CA-based artist is ...

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  17. From the Jazzblog archives: The Brian Blade interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... Blade's hometown of Shreveport, Louisiana. Landmarks , which features the Fellowship Band with guest guitarists Jeff Parker and Marvin Sewell, was also recorded there, in the studio of Blade's brother, Brady Jr. "I'm really glad to be working with ...

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