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

    10 hrs ago | 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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  2. Percussionist Antonio Sanchez's beats soar in 'Birdman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | 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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  3. Rhythmic music, good vibes and openness at Penang jazz festRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | 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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  4. Some people worth knowingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | CFRB

    ... Beautiful Life . It's a particularly good album featuring some of Jimmy's Jazz friends including guitarist Pat Metheny and some recordings of Ana herself. My conversation with Jimmy was part of Friday's Finally, just a couple of words of thanks to ...

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  5. Directors & Their Troops: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu on His 'Birdman' TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... became a meta-dialog, a meta-reality! Music, Antonio SanchezAntonio Sanchez is from Mexico City, I met him at a Pat Metheny concert. He did a solo and I thought "This is an octopus man!" I knew I would be having drums, because I didn't have rhythms, ...

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  6. Upcoming pop shows: Smokey Robinson, Brad Mehldau, and Nick LoweRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Philly.com

    ... and synthesizers. It's one of Mehldau's regular experimental collaborations: He has worked with jazz guitarist Pat Metheny, bluegrass mandolin player Chris Thile, and pop producer Jon Brion. But throughout his career, Mehldau's most consistent ...

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  7. Music Review: Jimmy Greene - 'Beautiful Life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Christian McBride , and drummer Lewis Nash , plus a flock of guest artists on individual tracks. Guitarist Pat Metheny joins in on the initial number, "Saludos/Come Thou Almighty King," which opens and closes with some heartbreaking recordings of ...

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  8. Antonio Sanchez's soaring beat takes flight in 'Birdman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Los Angeles Times

    ... ride. "Often music is an afterthought in films," says Sanchez, 43, who's a solo artist and 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 can't ...

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  9. EVENT: Christian McBride Named Keynote Speaker for Jazz Connect ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | All About Jazz

    ... sideman. However, he's been a leader from his debut recording in 1995. Aside from relatively recent travels with Pat Metheny as well as Chick Corea, Roy Haynes, John McLaughlin and Kenny Garrett, and the Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour - 55th ...

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  10. Eight 02 brings contemporary jazz fusion to The Purple Pit this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Examiner.com

    ... world beat artists to traditional, modern and contemporary jazz, jazz-rock like Bruce Hornsby, Herbie Hancock, Pat Metheny, Cheili Minucci and Special EFX, Yellowjackets and Mike Stern. But , it's their own take on this genre that sets them apart ...

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  11. New Recording: 2014'S Top 10 Jazz Listings: One Scribe's TakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | All About Jazz

    ... of 2014 Cava Menzies/Nick Phillips, Moment To Moment (Nick Phillips Music) Barb Jungr, Hard Rain (Kristalyn) Pat Metheny Unity Group, Kin (a ') (Nonesuch-Metheny Group Productions) Christine Jensen Jazz Orchestra, Habitat (Justin Time) Sonny ...

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  12. Saxophonist Jimmy Greene's Beautiful Tribute To The Daughter He Lost At NewtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Crooks and Liars

    ... wears its purpose plainly. Its opening track segues from a ruminative duet between Mr. Greene and the guitarist Pat Metheny, playing "Come, Thou Almighty King," to an audio clip of Ana singing that hymn at home with her older brother, Isaiah, on ...

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  13. Penang Island Jazz Festival begins this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Star Online

    Richard Bona , Cameroonian musician, bass guitarist, and former member of the Pat Metheny band, is just one of the many good reasons to head over to the Penang Island Jazz Festival , which runs its main stage programme this weekend . For music fans, the festival's outdoor venue The Bayview Beach Resort Gardens, Batu Ferringhi in Penang provides a wonderful green setting.

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  14. Beautiful Life, by Jimmy Greene, reviewedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Canada.com

    ... Almighty King . The album opens gently with this selection, which pairs Greene's dulcet tenor saxophone with Pat Metheny's acoustic guitar before seguing to allow listeners to hear this: Bolstered by a 13-piece string ensemble from the Hartford ...

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  15. Devastated father Jimmy Greene has crafted a powerful musical tribute ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... a rhythm section of pianist Renee Rosnes, bassist Christian McBride and drummer Lewis Nash; guitarists Pat Metheny and Jonathan DuBose, Jr.; pianists Kenny Barron and Cyrus Chestnut; vocalists Kurt Elling, Javier Colon and Latanya Farrell; a ...

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  16. Sorrow & solaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... a rhythm section of pianist Renee Rosnes, bassist Christian McBride and drummer Lewis Nash; guitarists Pat Metheny and Jonathan DuBose, Jr.; pianists Kenny Barron and Cyrus Chestnut; vocalists Kurt Elling, Javier Colon and Latanya Farrell; a ...

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  17. Celebrating singer-songwriter Milton Nascimento at LisnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Washington Post

    ... best known for his cross-cultural duets and collaborations with such performers as Wayne Shorter, Paul Simon, Pat Metheny and Esperanza Spalding. The only people Nascimento mentioned during his 95-minute concert, however, were his band members and ...

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  18. Pat Metheny Unity Group at Centrepointe TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | All About Jazz

    Pat Metheny Unity Group Centrepointe Theatre Ottawa, Canada November 12, 2014 "Every time we're planning a tour," he said to the near-sellout crowd at Ottawa, Canada's Centrepointe Theatre, "I always ask 'are we going to play Ottawa?' You think I'm joking..." It's not often that the opportunity arises to catch a group near the beginning and end of a year-long world tour but, after seeing guitarist Pat Metheny's Unity Group at Stavanger, Norway's Mai Jazz Festival in early May, 2014, a second opportunity arose to catch the group's tour in support of Kin in Ottawa and learn just how far the group has come in the six months separating the two dates. And a lot has happened.

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  19. Jimmy Greene - Beautiful LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... that opens "Saludos," followed by a solemn strain mainly performed by Greene's dignified sax, played alongside Pat Metheny's acoustic guitar. At the end of Greene and Metheny's sweet duet is a segue into a rendition of "Come Thou Almighty King," ...

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  20. Strength in Unity: Pat Metheny Unity Group to play at Hanover TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    When: 7 p.m. Nov. 16 Where: The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, 2 Southbridge St., Worcester How much: $37, $47 and $57. 571-7469; www.thehanovertheatre.org Jazz guitarist and composer Pat Metheny is so eclectic he can be difficult to keep track of.

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