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

    Wednesday Nov 5 | 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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  2. LIVE: Empire Jazz Orchestra with Claire Daly, Sharel Cassity & Ada...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. Bill Warfield Big Band: Trumpet StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... e Perla: electric, acoustic bass; Dmitri Kolesnik: acoustic bass; Scott Neumann: drums. Special guest artist - Randy Brecker, solo trumpet, flugelhorn, composer.

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  16. CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Bill Warfield Pays Homage to Influential...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... one part history, and one part character study, portraying one of the great trumpet players of our time - Randy Brecker. As an educator, Warfield has done what hundreds of other professional jazz musicians have chosen to do - embrace academia in ...

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  17. Santana drummer, Rodney Holmes, headlines Flemington's final 'Thursday Night Lights'Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Ween. Holmes, who is just coming back from appearances in Brazil with jazz vocalist Al Jarreau and trumpeter Randy Brecker, will be appearing on the steps of the historic Courthouse as the headliner for the last night of the summer music event ...

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  18. Businesses can showcase their brands to the international music community for just 75 dollars.Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... had the privilege to rub elbows and share the stage with at the Jazz Gala in New York included Lenny White and Randy Brecker. They also sat on the panel of judges for the competition leading up to the gala event. Piano-making company KAWAI partnered ...

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  19. John Goldsby's Jazz Concepts: Groove ToolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2013 | Bass Player

    ... life into both simple and very complicated lines. I recently had the pleasure of working with trumpeter Randy Brecker, who writes always-groovy yet sometimes complicated bass lines, like his classic "Some Skunk Funk" ( Ex. 1 ). This segment of the ...

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  20. Mircea Tiberian: The Natural Force of MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... it, and jazz lovers were coming from all over the country. Here I started inviting Western musicians like Randy Brecker and . After the Romanian revolution in 1989 they closed it down. AAJ: How did the jazz life change in Romania after the ...

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