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  1. Houston's Top 5 Jazz ClubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Houston Press

    ... For more than 20 years, Cezanne has hosted top regional names and occasional national ringers (Joshua Redman, Randy Brecker) for two sets a night with excellent acoustics and a minimum of electricity and conversation. It's also an important workshop ...

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  2. Dire Straits Brothers In Arms turns 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Hindustan Times

    ... Michael Brecker, who played the classy horn intro to "Your Latest Trick" with his brother, trumpet player Randy Brecker, the album was finished. The album's classic cover featured Mark Knopfler's treasured 1937 National Style 0 Resonator steel ...

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  3. Memories made in mudRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... the wettest on record for three-day event filled with national and local musicians jamming on seven stages. Randy Brecker and the One O'Clock Lab Band were unable to play because of the thunderstorms that shut down the festival Friday evening. ...

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  4. Memories made in mud at the final day of the Denton Arts & Jazz FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... the wettest on record for three-day event filled with national and local musicians jamming on seven stages. Randy Brecker and the One O'Clock Lab Band were unable to play because of the thunderstorms that shut down the festival Friday evening. ...

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  5. Music put on pauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... of Friday's headlining acts, the University of North Texas One O'clock Lab Band and trumpet virtuoso Randy Brecker. Heavy rains throughout the week and on Friday dogged the festival opening this year. Vendors, volunteers and performers were prepared ...

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  6. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Hal GalperRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | All About Jazz

    All About Jazz is celebrating Hal Galper's birthday today! With over 90 recordings to his credit, 30 as a leader in his own right, pianist, composer, publisher, educator, author and touring artist, Hal Galper is best known for his work with Chet Baker, Connonball Adderley, John Scofield and the Phil Woods Quintet. His recordings as a leader with Mike and Randy Brecker are considered among the best.

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  7. Bill Warfield tells his big band 'Trumpet Story' with Randy BreckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Bill Warfield Big Band featuring Randy Brecker do an impressionable number on Herbie Hancock's "Speak Like A Child," from their 2014 album, "Trumpet Story." I conceived and arranged this music to pay tribute to the many musicians and teachers who, through their generosity, helped me find my voice, as well as giving me the courage to use it.

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  8. Kennedy Center Performers Headline Cabaret April 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... addition to performing at most of the world's top jazz festivals, Nicki has appeared with such jazz greats as Randy Brecker, Clark Terry, Jose Feliciano, Bucky and John Pizzarelli, Dick Hyman, Patti Labelle and the New York Pops Orchestra, Michel ...

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  9. Trumpeter Randy Brecker mentors CapU studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | North Shore News

    Veteran jazz trumpeter Randy Brecker will share the stage with students from the "A" Band and NiteCap ensembles at Capilano University at the BlueShore Financial Centre for the Performing Arts, Thursday, April 2 at 8 p.m. Photo Supplied Veteran jazz trumpeter Randy Brecker will share the stage with students from the "A" Band and NiteCap ensembles at Capilano University at the BlueShore Financial Centre for the Performing Arts, Thursday, April 2 at 8 p.m. Randy Brecker with "A" Band and NiteCap, Thursday, April 2, at 8 p.m. at Capilano University's BlueShore Financial Centre for the Performing Arts. Tickets: $35/$32.

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  10. Six New Concerts Announced for the Colonial TheatreRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Nippertown!

    ... & $35 The cornerstone concert of the annual Pittsfield CityJazz Festival will feature special guest trumpeter Randy Brecker . ROBIN SPIELBERG Sunday, November 15, 2pm $30 Beloved pianist-composer Robin Spielberg has been capturing the hearts of ...

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  11. the Brian Dickinson TrioRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | BlogTO

    Brian Dickinson has been a fixture on the Canadian jazz scene for over thirty years. He has performed nationally and internationally with artists including Lee Konitz, Jerry Bergonzi, Michael and Randy Brecker, Pat LaBarbera, Kirk MacDonald, Kenny Wheeler and John Abercrombie.

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  12. Jon Hammond Show MNN Ch. 1 Braodcast 03/28/2015 Funk Soul Blues & Soft NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | CNN

    Jon Hammond Show cable access TV show broadcast for 03/28/2015, Jon's band performing in jazzkeller Frankfurt original composition "Get Back in The Groove" - exclusive footage from Jon Hammond Show of the late great Dave Van Ronk followed by radio interview footage with Alan Pasqua and Jon Hammond just before Alan's concert with Allan Holdsworth recorded for DVD, then never-before-seen footage Jon filmed of Michael Brecker, the late great jazz tenor saxophonist in performance with Barry Finnerty's band in Michael's club Seventh Avenue South he co-owned with his brother Randy Brecker in Greenwich Village - wrapping up the show, a wonderful segment of Joe Franklin on mic with Jon Hammond, Joe Franklin was the King of Radio & TV - 32nd year Jon Hammond Show, FSB, Funk Soul Blues and soft news - enjoy folks http://www.HammondCast.com Select one of the options below.

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  13. Tenor Saxophonist Jovan Alexandre to Perform 3/18 at Carroll PlaceRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Kheswa (2013's Meadowlands, Stolen Jazz). He has shared the bandstand with numerous jazz luminaries such as Randy Brecker, Curtis Fuller, Benito Gonzalez, Hank Jones, Harold Mabern, Wynton Marsalis, Kendrick Oliver & The New Life Jazz Orchestra, ...

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  14. New Recording: Debut CD by Pianist, Composer and Bandleader Levon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... by either a significant person or influence in his life. 'Cloudy Minds," which features a searing solo by Randy Brecker, is named after a Tibetan Buddhist meditation visualization technique. "During a meditation you have different thoughts coming ...

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  15. Jazz musician to hold clinic at Peninsula College on Thursday; concert with trio to follow Feb. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... A native of Tacoma, Lewis has recorded and produced more than 20 albums and performed or recorded with Randy Brecker, Bobby Hutcherson, Johnny Griffin, Chuck Metcalf, Larry Grenadier, David Friesen and many other players throughout Europe. He's ...

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  16. EVENT: Eastwest Jazzscene Concert: Carl Allen, John Beasley, Eric...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... Allen's profound and propulsive percolations provided soulful and syncopated playing with Michael Brecker, Randy Brecker, Benny Golson, Jennifer Holliday, J.J. Johnson, Rickie Lee Jones, Sammy Davis Jr., Branford Marsalis, Kenny Garrett, Lena Horne, ...

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  17. Winners Announced for 2014 Made In New York Jazz CompetitionRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... Competition, as well as by a set of committee members and judges. The judges include legendary jazz musicians Randy Brecker, Lenny White, who returned for a second year associated with the competition, as well as Joe Lovano, who has recently ...

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  18. Jazz saxophonist Jovan Alexandre addresses the 'Collective Consciousness'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Tenor sax man Jovan Alexandre will release a new album called "Collective Consciousness" on Feb. 24. Cut for the Xippi Phonorecords imprint, the album features eight songs penned by Alexandre and an interpretation of "They Say It's Wonderful," the Irving Berlin jazz standard taken from the musical "Annie Get Your Gun." Having previously recorded with the likes of Ralph Peterson, Winard Harper and Nonhlanhla Kheswa and having shared a stage with luminaries like Hank Jones, Randy Brecker, Wynton Marsalis and Dionne Warwick, Alexandre says "Collective Consciousness" came together organically over a span of years.

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  19. Randy Brecker with the DePaul University Jazz Ensemble: Dearborn StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... a message that big band music is alive and well. Dearborn Station not only provides a platform for the great Randy Brecker clearly, one of the all-time masters of the horn, but also reaffirms the notion that the DePaul University Jazz Ensemble, ...

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  20. PERFORMANCE: Jovan Alexandre Launches Weekly NYC Jazz Residency at the Music Room at Carroll PlaceRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... Kheswa (2013's Meadowlands, Stolen Jazz). He has shared the bandstand with numerous jazz luminaries such as Randy Brecker, Curtis Fuller, Benito Gonzalez, Hank Jones, Harold Mabern, Wynton Marsalis, Kendrick Oliver & The New Life Jazz Orchestra, ...

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