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

    Monday Jan 19 | 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.

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

    Wednesday Jan 14 | 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.

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

    Thursday Jan 15 | 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.

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

    Wednesday Jan 14 | 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 .

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

    Wednesday Jan 14 | ContactMusic.com

    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.

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

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Brandon Sun

    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.

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

    Wednesday Jan 14 | 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.

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

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Examiner.com

    ... 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 ...

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

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Canada.com

    ... 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 ...

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

    Tuesday Jan 6 | 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."

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

    Tuesday Jan 6 | 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 ...

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  12. Italian Guitar Great, Pino Daniele, Has Passed AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Guitar Player

    Pino Daniele, one of Italy's most popular jazz and blues singer-songwriters, has died of a heart attack at age 59. From humble beginnings, the self-taught guitarist went on to play with greats such as Eric Clapton, Richie Havens, Pat Metheny and Chick Corea. His band was once the opening act for a historic concert in Milan by Bob Marley.

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  13. Remembering Buddy DeFranco & Horace Silver Plus More Best Of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | KMUW-FM Wichita

    Night Train celebrates the birthdays of pianist and composer Lisa Hilton, and drummer Paul Wertico - best known for his work with Pat Metheny. Plus more of the best of 2014 - including the Helge Lien Trio, Gerry Gibbs Thrasher Dream Trio, Kenny Barron & Dave Holland, Steve Khan, Latin Grammy winner Paquito D'Rivera, and the start of a week-long salute to bop clarinetist Buddy DeFranco, who passed away at the end of last year.

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  14. Pino Daniele, Italian singer-songwriter, dies at age 59Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Globe and Mail

    ... humble beginnings, the self-taught guitarist went on to play with greats such as Eric Clapton, Richie Havens, Pat Metheny and Chick Corea. His band was once the opening act for a historic concert in Milan by Bob Marley. Naples Mayor Luigi de ...

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  15. With John ZornRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... parades, and thrash metal. Listen to selections by Secret Chiefs (members of Mr. Bungle), pianist Uri Caine, Pat Metheny, the Masada Quintet featuring Joe Lovano, Mycale (a vocal quartet), cellist Erik Friedlander, and many others. Masada Quintet, ...

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  16. Best of 2014: Albert Brooks' Top 11 AlbumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Nippertown!

    ... offering their musical support to Greene in this moving tribute: Renee Rosnes, Christian McBride, Lewis Nash, Pat Metheny, Kenny Barron and others. This is a must-have album! 2. ANTHONY BRANKER & WORD PLAY : The Forward (Towards Equality) Suite ...

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  17. Live music had Portland rocking in 2014 - Thursday, 25 December 2014 06:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Clackamas Review

    Northern Irish band Ash came to the Doug Fir in January and got very loud with an audience of die-hards who knew all the great tunes American radio never plays. In February, Ahmad Jamal, Wynton Marsalis and Pat Metheny headlined the Portland Jazz Festival.

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  18. SFJazz to honor Joni Mitchell with lifetime achievement award...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | SFGate

    ... scene, Mitchell frequently dabbled in jazz, recording with musicians such as Charles Mingus , Herbie Hancock , Pat Metheny , Jaco Pastorius and Michael Brecker . She recently released the box set "Love Has Many Faces: A Quartet, a Ballet, Waiting To ...

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  19. Percussionist Antonio Sanchez's beats soar in 'Birdman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... gripping ride. "Often music is an afterthought in films," says Sanchez, 43, a solo artist and a member of the Pat Metheny Group. "It seems like the director is afraid it might get in the way of what's going on. But this is really in your face. You ...

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  20. Rhythmic music, good vibes and openness at Penang jazz festRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... the Richard Bona Group . Main man Bona, a bass guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, singer and former member of the Pat Metheny band, was just the right pick to give this year's PIJF a profile lift in the international jazz circles. Like the Pied ...

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