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  1. Jazz legend Pat Metheny brings his best band ever here for show on Oct 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Straits Times

    American jazz guitar virtuoso Pat Metheny will be back in Singapore for a gig at the Esplanade Concert Hall on Monday and he is bringing along, in his words, "the best band" that he has ever played with. That is no light praise, for over the last four decades, he has built an extensive and acclaimed body of work that is rarely paralleled.


  2. Music of 'Begin Again,' 'Birdman' Highlighted at Hollywood Music in Media AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Billboard

    ... will be Alexander's first public performance in 15 years. Jazz drummer Antonio Sanchez , currently a member of Pat Metheny's band, will perform a section of his percussion score to Birdman . The trio of Gwendolyn Sanford, Brandon Jay and Scott ...


  3. Guitarist plays the bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 |

    GUITARIST John Etheridge is performing an uplifting evening of blues, folk and jazz at the Electric Palace in Bridport on Thursday, October 23. John, who will be playing alongside special guest Kit Holmes, was the guitarist for the celebrated jazz violinist Stephane Grappelli and he has also performed with Soft Machine, Pat Metheny, Andy Summers and Nigel Kennedy and is currently in a duo with the eminent classical guitarist John Williams. This is a rare opportunity to see John performing a solo concert, which features tracks from his highly acclaimed album I Didn't Know.


  4. OCTOBER 16: On This Date in Nippertown Music HistoryRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Nippertown!

    ... 2004: k.d. lang @ the Palace Theatre 2003: Sebastian Bach @ Northern Lights with Bad Rehab and Hypnotica 2002: Pat Metheny @ the Van Dyck 1999: Elvin Jones @ the Van Dyck 1998: Jimmy Heath @ A Place for Jazz 1997: Jonathan Richman @ QE2 1993: Jackyl ...


  5. New Name For Ted Kurland AssociatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Hypebot

    Ted Kurland Associates, best know for its representation for major jazz artists including Wynton Marsalis, Gary Burton and Pat Metheny, has announced that the booking agency has adopted new name and will henceforth be known as The Kurland Agency. "We have changed the name of Ted Kurland Associates to reflect the achievements of the whole agency in helping move this organization forward," David Greenberg, the company's director of marketing said.


  6. 'Perfect' night of music promised in region at Durham's Gala TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Chronicle Live

    ... at the same venue. John was the guitarist for jazz violinist Stephane Grappelli and has also performed with Pat Metheny, Dizzy Gillespie and Nigel Kennedy. He is currently working with classical guitarist John Williams. He will be joined by special ...


  7. CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: David Bowie to Release New 'Jazz-Oriented' SingleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | All About Jazz

    ... gular changes of style, he has rarely touched on jazz in his lengthy career. He collaborated with jazz guitarist Pat Metheny in the Eighties but the resulting single This Is Not America was not wholly jazz.


  8. Los Angeles Guitar Quartet to get zen with music about life on LA freeways, in concert...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 |

    ... "Pacific Overlook" is Matt Greif's time for improvised solos; "He is a really fine jazz player, a big fan of Pat Metheny, Bill Frisell and people like that." "Forroblues Detour" goes to John Dearman, "a big fan of Brazilian music.... That one is a ...


  9. Pat Metheny's 42-String Manzer Guitar - VideoRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Guitar World

    The bizarre instrument, which was built for jazz god Pat Metheny about 30 years ago by luthier Linda Manzer, was inspired by the cubist paintings of its well-known-painter namesake .


  10. The 10 Best Concerts in New York This Week, 10/13/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Village Voice

    ... and guitarist Camila Meza began with Hendrix and Joni Mitchell but caught the jazz bug when she discovered Pat Metheny and never looked back. She came to voice from guitar, encouraged by the teacher who taught Claudia Acuna, and a vocal style ...


  11. end: 15 Things to Do and See in Portland, October 10-12Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Willamette Week

    ... the fabulously diverse range of repertoire-including music by past and present jazz masters Duke Ellington and Pat Metheny, contemporary classical composer Hans Werner Henze, and Brazilian bossa nova master Antonio Carlos Jobim-that helped him ...


  12. Eldridge and Lage at the Garde: You had to see to believe itRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | The Day

    ... playfully called "instrumental acoustic country art songs." Lage's sprightly runs and melodic lines recalled Pat Metheny and Wes Montgomery, while Eldridge's lead work made one think of Jerry Reed and Marty Stuart. Just as beautifully, each artist ...


  13. Read "Mauricio de Souza Strikes the Right Note"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | All About Jazz

    ... with diners. But this minority of one missed knowing what was being played when it came to unfamiliar tunes like Pat Metheny's "Bright Size Life," from the guitarist's 1976 debut album. The night was a bull's eye for the venue, a trio with a strong ...


  14. David Bowie is to release a new singleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 |

    ... changes of style, he has rarely touched on jazz in his lengthy career. He collaborated with jazz guitarist Pat Metheny in the 1980s but the resulting single This Is Not America was hardly jazz. Sue will be broadcast for the first time on the Guy ...


  15. Free Jazz Event Oct.19 at Willow Grove ChurchRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 4 |

    ... and we wanted to pass them along as gifts to all the people who enjoy good modern jazz." Fans of Dave Brubeck, Pat Metheny, and the Yellowjackets will enjoy the music of Carter and Cooper. This jazz event will soothe your soul and inspire your mind. ...


  16. Charlie Haden and Jim Hall - Charlie Haden-Jim HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... That ended up making him the perfect duo foil, however, as heard on shared recordings with Bill Evans, Pat Metheny, Ron Carter and George Shearing, among others. The same holds true here, as Hall typically works in the subtlest of shadings. Even ...


  17. LIVE: Eric Harland's Voyager @ Skidmore College's Zankel Center, 9/26/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Nippertown!

    ... , Lage shares the guitar chair with Nir Felder, whose searing electric style is closer to Nels Cline than Pat Metheny. To give Harland's new compositions the snap they needed, Lage ditched his usual electric/acoustic rig in favor of a white Fender ...


  18. 5 Ways To Play Like Bruce HornsbyRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Keyboard Magazine

    I recently had the pleasure of seeing the Bruce Hornsby and Pat Metheny "Campfire" Tour at the Greek Theater in Los Angeles. I was immediately reminded of Bruce's debut record "The Way It Is," and the influence his piano playing and composition style had both on my development as a musician, and more significantly, music as a whole.


  19. Pat Metheny Unity Group in Concert Sunday, November 16 at Worcester's Hanover TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | PR Log

    PRLog - Sep. 28, 2014 - WORCESTER, Mass. -- Worcester, MA--HT Productions will present the Pat Metheny Unity Group in Concert on Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 7 pm at the Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, 2 Southbridge Street, Worcester, MA 01608.


  20. Joshua Redman's Trio MasteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Some guys have all the luck, or so it seems when confronting the extraordinary career of multi-instrumentalist and bandleader Joshua Redman. Ever since he burst onto the jazz scene with a win at the prestigious Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz competition back in 1991, Redman has consistently turned up in the best of company, working with both recognized master musicians like Pat Metheny and in groups of his own that included an enviable list of up-and-comers like a young Brad Mehldau and Brian Blade.