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  1. Marquee Concerts Presents: "Friends of Jeff Golub All-Star Benefit...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | PRWeb

    ... his family. In generous support, the following musicians have committed to perform: Mindi Abair, Rick Braun, Randy Brecker, Henry Butler, Lionel Cordew, Christopher Cross, Mark Egan, Richard Elliot, Bill Evans, Steve Ferrone, Chuck Loeb, Philippe ...

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  2. EVENT: Paul Simon, James Taylor, Bobby McFerrin, Dianne Reeves and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | All About Jazz

    Once-In-A-Lifetime Concert to Also Feature: Randy Brecker, Mike Mainieri, Joey Calderazzo, Jack DeJohnette, Ravi Coltrane, Bill Evans, Branford Marsalis, Steve Wilson, John Patitucci and Antonio Sanchez New York, NY - On Tuesday, January 20, 2015, , at The Nearness of You benefit concert in New York City. Hugh Jackman and Deborra-lee Furness are the benefit chairs, and Meredith Viera will serve as master of ceremonies.

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  3. Future Steps - The Swiss Youth Jazz OrchestraRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | Examiner.com

    ... drums and horns throughout. The featured special guests on the album are some of the best in jazz including: Randy Brecker on trumpet, Mike Mainieri on vibes, Alphonso Johnson on bass, Markus Hauser on saxophone, Christian Kramer on trombone, Rodney ...

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  4. Musical milestonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    Alexander Ptashka, an internationally acclaimed Israeli jazz pianist of Russian extraction, will celebrate his 50th birthday by performing concerts between December 4 and 10 at major venues in Ashdod, Tel Aviv, Haifa and Beersheba. His musical friends, Grammy Award-winning trumpet and flugelhorn player Randy Brecker among them, will join him on stage.

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  5. Committee members and Judges of the competition are preparing to...Read the original story

    Saturday Nov 29 | PRWeb

    ... been entries submitted by musicians from all over the world and the judges (saxophonist Joe Lovano, trumpeter Randy Brecker and drummer Lenny White), each of whom are world famous, have joined the board of Made In New York Jazz Competition. Since ...

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  6. Carmen Lundy: Soul To SoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... Hall: acoustic and electric bass; Jamison Ross: drums and percussion; Geri Allen: piano (8, 13) Rhodes (6, 9); Randy Brecker: trumpet (3, 10, 11), flugelhorn (3); Mayra Casales: percussion, congas; Simphiwe Dana: vocals (7); Bennie Maupin: tenor ...

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  7. The Thelonious Monk Intrnational Jazz Trumpet CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Jazz fans, this weekend The Thelonious Monk International Jazz Trumpet Competition will offer a great opportunity to hear live performances from the world's most outstanding young jazz trumpeters. On Saturday November 8, the semi-finals will showcase 13 of these phenomenal players before a panel of jazz greats including Ambrose Akinmusire, Randy Brecker, Roy Hargrove, Quincy Jones, Jimmy Owens, and Arturo Sandoval.

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  8. LIVE: Empire Jazz Orchestra with Claire Daly, Sharel Cassity & Ada...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Nippertown!

    ... few female reed players I know of that plays tenor, and she is no shrinking violet. The wife of trumpet legend Randy Brecker lost her black high heels immediately upon taking the stage - something she also did when playing with Rock On - and ...

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  9. Jazz vocalist Karrin Allyson swings into town | Concert previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Seattle Times

    Vocalist Karrin Allyson loves visiting Seattle's Jazz Alley every year - and we love seeing her - but even she would admit that the Emerald City doesn't quite compare to where she's been recently - a jazz cruise on the Mediterranean, with stops in Monte Carlo, Marseilles and Rome. Allyson was keeping pretty great company at sea, too, with a front line that included reed player Anat Cohen, trumpeter Randy Brecker and trombonist Wycliffe Gordon.

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  10. Press Play: Tommy Igoe's rockin' debut with Groove ConspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... "I Didn't Know What Time It Was," and Igoe ripping it up on an up-tempo tune called "Plan B" featuring Randy Brecker on trumpet and Alex Murzyn on tenor sax. Igoe calls the Groove Conspiracy "a jazz band with a rock 'n' roll heart," and he ain't ...

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  11. Tommy Igoe: The Tommy Igoe Groove ConspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... Politzer: tenor saxophone; Alex Murzyn: tenor saxophone, alto saxophone; Aaron Lington: baritone saxophone; Randy Brecker: trumpet (9); Kenny Washington: vocals; James Genus: bass (1); Michael League: bass (10); Karl Perazzo: Latin pecussion (8, ...

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  12. The Amelia Island Jazz Festival features performances by artists...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Folio Weekly

    ... n Jazz Kings, The Next Generation Jazz Band, The Dynamic Les DeMerle Band with Bonnie Eisele, Tony Monaco, and Randy Brecker (pictured), as well as Late Night Jazz Jams and a Dixie to Swing Jazz Brunch with The All-Star Swingtet.

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  13. Thelonious Monk Competition, gala returns to L.A. in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and Ben Williams. Akinmusire will also serve on the panel of judges for this year's competition along with Randy Brecker, Quincy Jones, Arturo Sandoval, Jimmy Owens and Roy Hargrove. Winners will receive a $25,000 scholarship and a contract with ...

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  14. Jazz Ensemble Welcomes New Director at Season Opening ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    ... performed throughout the United States, Europe and Asia, as well on fifteen recordings with artists such as Randy Brecker, Brannen Temple, Chris Maresh, the Austin-based jazz quartet Odd Man Out and the University of North Texas One o'Clock Lab ...

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  15. Tommy Igoe: The Tommy Igoe Groove ConspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... Politzer: tenor saxophone; Alex Murzyn: tenor saxophone, alto saxophone; Aaron Lington: baritone saxophone; Randy Brecker: trumpet (9); Kenny Washington: vocals; James Genus: bass (1); Michael League: bass (10); Karl Perazzo: Latin pecussion (8, ...

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  16. Carmen Lundy nails it again with 'Soul to Soul'Read the original story

    Sep 27, 2014 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... Productions, includes collaborations with several big name jazz talents, like Patrice Rushen, Geri Allen, Randy Brecker and Mayra Casales. The album traces Lundy's path across the world, with songs like "Kindred Spirits" and "Grateful" being about ...

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  17. Forte Piano Music Company Supports Jazz & Young MusiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... rld-renowned jazz musicians and panel of legendary judges! The judges in 2014 are: Lenny White, Joe Lovano and Randy Brecker.

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  18. PERFORMANCE/TOUR: Trumpeter Bill Warfield and His Big Band Set to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | All About Jazz

    Warfield will be accompanied by legendary trumpeter Randy Brecker and many others to celebrate this release. Trumpeter, composer, arranger, and long-established educator Bill Warfield's new recording, Trumpet Story, leads to an inescapable conclusion: the ears of America's youth may be in better shape than feared.

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  19. You don't have to be an aficionado to enjoy Tokyo Jazz FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | The Japan Times

    ... Tada will lead the jam sessions on both days, but the second day will also feature trumpeter and flugelhornist Randy Brecker, and guitarist Mike Stern. Unfortunately, the reservations for these sessions closed earlier in the week, but the activities ...

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  20. So What: Local News, Notes & LinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... drummer Dave Weckl . The album, which also features fellow St. Louis native Tom Kennedy on bass, as well as Randy Brecker, Mike Stern, Gary Meek, Dean Brown, Brandon Fields and more, can be obtained via Weckl's website . * Former St. Louisan ...

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