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  1. News Briefs: Free jazz concert today at Peninsula College . . . and other itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

    Live music will be on the lunchtime menu as the Peninsula College Jazz Ensemble gives a free, public concert at the college's Pirate Union Building, aka the PUB, today. The 17-piece band, whose repertoire ranges from Benny Goodman, Duke Ellington and Dave Brubeck to modern arrangements of Pat Metheny and Soundgarden tunes, will play an hourlong set starting at 12:35 p.m. The PUB is in the J building on the main Peninsula College campus at 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd. For more about the jazz ensemble, contact bandleader David Jones at 360-417-6405 or .


  2. Pat Metheny: Quantum MusicianRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | All About Jazz

    If Pat Metheny never plays another single note, he would have already lived a "bright size life." Pat Metheny was born in Lee's Summit, MO in 1954 and first picked up his guitar at the age of twelve.


  3. Jazz Club to welcome guitar heroRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | Bexhill Observer

    ... Etheridge rightly enjoys a glowing reputation throughout the jazz world and beyond and has been described by Pat Metheny as, "One of the best guitarists in the world" He is a prodigiously gifted and creative player whose approach to music can only ...


  4. Lee's Performing Arts Series To Welcome Jason VieauxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 |

    ... CatalA n," and "Torre Bermeja, Hans Werner Henze's "Drei Tentos" from "Kammermusik," and Vieaux's arrangement of Pat Metheny's "Always and Forever." Also featured will be Paulo Bellinati's "Jongo," AntA nio Carlos JobA m's "A Felicidade," and MR. ...


  5. Wes Montgomery, April 20, 1955.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... simultaneous "octave" notes. The time Grammy Award winner influenced the work of George Benson, Jimi Hendrix and Pat Metheny. In annual Down Beat magazine polls, Montgomery was selected as top guitarist five times in the 1960s by critics and four ...


  6. In Oscar Nominations For Best Score, Some Hear Sour NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | WGBH

    ... by the unaccompanied jazz drumming of Antonio Sanchez , a bandleader and longtime drummer for guitarist Pat Metheny . It's Sanchez's first film score. To create it, director Alejandro Gonzalez IA A rritu asked him to improvise along with rough ...


  7. Best Bets, Feb. 20, 2015: Christian McBride TrioRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Bassist Christian McBride performs both jazz and pop music. He has played with musicians including Sting, Billy Joel, Sonny Rollins, and Pat Metheny.


  8. Bassist Christian McBride makes his way to St. Cecilia this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 |

    ... Over the years, he has performed with jazz legends, such as Sonny Rollins, Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock and Pat Metheny; he has accompanied pop/rock legends, such as James Brown, Sting or The Roots, and he has partnered in innovative collaborations ...


  9. LCDW to Celebrate 10th Season with Principles of Life at BMCC, 3/8Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 |

    ... "Metheny Trilogy," a three-part work inspired by the choreographer's long admiration for jazz guitar master Pat Metheny. Locust and singer-songwriter Drew Yowell, known for his emotionally charged vocals and rootsy, melodic songs, are reprising ...


  10. Guitarist Jason Vieaux Performs At Lee UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 |

    ... Paulo Bellinati's Jongo, Hans Werner Henze's "Drei Tentos" from Kammermusik, Mr. Vieaux's arrangement of Pat Metheny's Always and Forever, AntA nio Carlos JobA m's A Felicidade, Mr. Vieaux's arrangement of Duke Ellington's In a Sentimental Mood, and ...


  11. Music Education Monday: Behind the score of Birdman with drummer Antonio SanchezRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    The Academy Award nominated film Birdman , now playing in theaters across the US, has won acclaim for its script, cinematography, lead performance by Michael Keaton, and the musical score created by drummer Antonio Sanchez . Perhaps best known to jazz fans for his work with guitarist Pat Metheny, Sanchez unfortunately was eliminated from consideration in this year's Oscars due to a technicality, as the film's soundtrack also included some pre-existing material.


  12. Metheny, Redman, other jazz stars celebrate bassist Charlie Haden at memorial concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Weyburn This Week

    Pat Metheny, Josh Redman and other jazz stars turned out for a memorial concert to celebrate the music and life of Charlie Haden, one of the most influential bassists in jazz history. Singer Ruth Cameron Haden, who hosted Tuesday night's gathering at Town Hall, said her late husband made it his life mission "to impart and bring beauty to the world" through his music.


  13. EDUCATION: Miguel Zena^3n on Teaching at New England ConservatoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | All About Jazz

    His triumphs of the past decade, at the head of his own quartet and as a founding and ongoing member of the SFJazz Collective, have inspired ZenA3n to continue pushing creative boundaries. Identities are Changeable is the most ambitious of his works to date.


  14. Late Bassist Charlie Haden Honored by Pat Metheny, Richard Lewis, More at New York MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Billboard

    A large and loving gathering of friends and family honored late bassist Charlie Haden with a memorial on Tuesday night , bringing together a bevy of heartfelt remembrances, music and song at New York's Town Hall. The free event was hosted by Haden's wife Ruth Cameron Haden along with support from family and friends like Pat Metheny , Henry Butler , Geri Allen , Brad Mehldau and Bill Frisell .


  15. Musicians Pay Tribute To Charlie Haden At Memorial GigRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 |

    Musicians Josh Redman, Pat Metheny and John Coltrane 's son Ravi were among the stars who turned out to celebrate the life of jazz bassist Charlie Haden at a special memorial on Tuesday night . Guests joined Haden's widow, singer Ruth Cameron Haden, at the Town Hall in New York City to remember the acclaimed star, who died in July , aged 76. The gathering featured a slew of performances in tribute to Haden, with Metheny treating attendees to an acoustic guitar medley of his late pal's songs, while Redman covered Blues For Pat with the help of pianist Kenny Barron and drummer Jack DeJohnette.


  16. Jazz stars gather for memorial to bassist Charlie HadenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Daily Herald

    In this Jan. 9, 1997 file photo, Jazz bassist Charlie Haden laughs with bandmates during a soundcheck at the House of Blues in West Hollywood, Calif. Pat Metheny, Josh Redman and other jazz stars turned out for a memorial concert to celebrate the music and life of Haden, one of the most influential bassists in jazz history.


  17. Josh Haden's Spain follows up 'Sargent Place' release with six-week tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 |

    ... Master Kenny Barron , vocalist Geri Allen , saxophonist Ravi Coltrane , guitarist Bill Frisell , and guitarist Pat Metheny . Donations are welcome, and will go to the Charlie Haden CalArts Scholarship Fund. Charlie Haden's children earlier appeared ...


  18. Charlie Haden, rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 |

    ... mood. I had complimented him on Beyond the Missouri Sky, the meditative duet album he made with guitar ace Pat Metheny, his closest to a bona fide hit; it even played on easy-listening stations. He had also released a similarly relaxed album of ...


  19. Read "Pat Metheny Unity Group at the Hanover Theatre"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | All About Jazz

    Pat Metheny Unity Group Hanover Theatre Worcester, MA November 16, 2014 "As far as explaining [my music] to other people, I don't really worry too much about that," Pat Metheny reflected, perhaps befittingly for an artist who constantly seems to churn out new sounds while nestling himself at the forefront of jazz's musical directions. "I somehow have always felt comfortable knowing that the music speaks for itself, and it may be that the largest part of the audience who will get the most out of [the music] is likely not even on the planet yet."


  20. Rotem Sivan: Jazz guitar's next rising starRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... between the spaces Sivan intentionally leaves open, one will hear chromatic flurries redolent of guitarists like Pat Metheny and Jon Scofield. What's most striking about " For Emotional Use Only" is the fact that it was recorded live and features no ...