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

    Friday | 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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  2. Pat Metheny Unity Group at Centrepointe TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 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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  3. Jimmy Greene - Beautiful LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | 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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  4. Strength in Unity: Pat Metheny Unity Group to play at Hanover TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | 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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  5. Pat Metheny says busy tour schedule more valuable than 20 GrammysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | UnionLeader.com

    With three gold albums and 20 Grammy Awards to his credit, jazz guitarist and composer Pat Metheny is by all measures a bona fide success, but that means far less to him than playing live and often.

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  6. The time to be thankful is all the timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | The Moultrie News

    ... a walk to the beach, so you know how relaxing the sound of ocean waves and soft music can be. 'Kin' is guitarist Pat Metheny's latest voyage into the jazz waters, and the one-word sonatas will hypnotize you. Just as sure as I shot Bin Laden. *McAfee ...

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  7. Pat Metheny's never liked that 'jazz' labelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Canada.com

    Ever since he joined Gary Burton's group at 19 in 1974, Pat Metheny has offered a fresh approach to guitar, and ambitions and ideas to match. Three gold records and 20 Grammy Awards later, Metheny remains just as fresh and happy to create new music.

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  8. It's all about the playing, Pat Metheny saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Canada.com

    ... complex that what was heard on the guitarist's 2012 album, a quartet outing that lacked Carmassi simply entitled Pat Metheny Unity Band. "When I gave those guys the music before we recorded , there was kind of a stunned silence in the room," Metheny ...

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  9. The Pat Metheny InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Canada.com

    Earlier this week, I had a half-hour chat with Pat Metheny that I found pretty illuminating. The veteran guitarist and composer is nothing if not thoughtful and articulate when it comes to discussing his projects, his processes, his artistic development and his love of playing.

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  10. Paramount Options Songwriter Tommy Wallach's First Novel for FilmRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... between Brooklyn (at the home studio of engineer and producer Giulio Carmassi, multi-instrumentalist for Pat Metheny 's Unity Group) and San Francisco (at John Vanderslice's Tiny Telephone). Carmassi did the majority of the arrangements, and also ...

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  11. Jazz Utsav 2014 The grooves are too strong to resistRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Hindustan Times

    ... 3 Arne Jansen Trio from Berlin, Germany, headed by guitar player Arne Jansen, who has workerd under the likes of Pat Metheny and John Abercrombie. 4 High Definition Quartet, the Polish Jazz outfit is headed by saxophonist Mateusz Slaw, their music ...

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  12. Pat Metheny Unity Group review: A bandmate almost steals the showRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    Pat Metheny has pursued a musical odyssey that, for sheer breadth of territory traversed, few artists can match. Along the way the guitarist has wandered into a few blind alleys as well as expanding possibilities for creative musicians of all stripes.

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  13. Pat MethenyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | The Age

    Pat Metheny has pursued a musical odyssey that, for sheer breadth of territory traversed, few artists can match. Along the way the guitarist has wandered into a few blind alleys as well as expanding possibilities for creative musicians of all stripes.

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

    Oct 22, 2014 | 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.

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

    Oct 21, 2014 | 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 ...

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

    Oct 18, 2014 | Bridportnews.co.uk

    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.

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

    Oct 16, 2014 | 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 ...

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

    Oct 16, 2014 | 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.

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

    Oct 15, 2014 | 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 ...

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

    Oct 14, 2014 | 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.

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