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  1. Legendary Jazz Trumpeter Clark Terry Passes Away at 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... with some of the most legendary jazz musicians of all time, including Duke Ellington , Dizzy Gillespie, Thelonious Monk, and Quincy Jones , who he helped mentor to fame.H e would never quite become a household name, but he would win a Grammy ...

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  2. Music: A Mix Of Old And New In Armenian Jazz Pianist Tigran's 'Mockroot'Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Groong

    ... California and then the New School in New York. When he was still a teenager, Tigran won the prestigious Thelonious Monk jazz piano competition and has five albums out as a leader, including "Mockroot." Here's solo voice and piano performance: ...

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  3. Simplicity is really complicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Bizcommunity

    ... nights, indescribably hard work, numerous rejections, countless fights and indescribable frustration. As Thelonious Monk, one of the world's greatest improvisational jazz musicians put it, "simple ain't easy, my friend." The Mouse That Roared is a ...

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  4. San Jose Jazz Winter Fest opens with Taylor McFerrinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Daily Democrat

    ... 2015 programming, it's the exuberant array of piano talent on tap. At Summer Fest, Juilliard grad and 2011 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Piano Competition winner Kris Bowers made a powerful impression with a solo keyboard recital in the KCSM ...

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  5. Recording Academy Issues Statement on Passing of Musician Clark TerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Jazz trumpet and flugelhorn virtuoso Clark Terry, whose career spanned more than seven decades, passed away on Saturday, February 21 at the age of 94. The Recording Academy has issued the following statement on the musician's passing: Jazz legend and Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Clark Terry was a multi-instrumentalist and bandleader whose significant contributions to the jazz world are unparalleled. Known most famously as a trumpeter, he worked with the orchestras of both Duke Ellington and Count Basie, and recorded with leading jazz artists including Quincy Jones, Charles Mingus, Thelonious Monk and many more.

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  6. Trumpet Virtuoso a Mentor to Generations of Jazz PlayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... member - he played with jazz powerhouses such as Count Basie, Quincy Jones, Gerry Mulligan, Ornette Coleman, Thelonious Monk, Cecil Taylor and Bob Brookmeyer. After serving in a Navy band during World War II, Terry advanced through some of the most ...

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  7. D'Angelo, Eventim Apollo - music reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | This Is London

    ... band set about playing the swinging, off-kilter grooves that recall everyone from Prince and James Brown to Thelonious Monk, questions about whether D'Angelo could deliver live what he'd achieved with Black Messiah, his brilliant, long-awaited third ...

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  8. Legendary jazz musician Clark Terry dead at 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Review

    Clark Terry, a Grammy Award-winning jazz trumpeter who played in the orchestras of both Count Basie and Duke Ellington and on "The Tonight Show" and collaborated with jazz greats including Dizzy Gillespie and Thelonious Monk, has died. He was 94. Terry's wife announced his death on his website late Saturday night.

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  9. Clark Terry, Legendary Jazz Trumpeter and Educator, Dies at 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Time

    ... played along some of the greatest jazz musicians of all time, including Dizzy Gillespie, Charles Mingus, Thelonious Monk and Duke Ellington. Outside of performing, Clarked was heralded as an influential educator. Over the years, he held numerous ...

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  10. Jeff Cosgrove/Frank Kimbrough/Martin Wind: Conversations With OwlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | All About Jazz

    ... ng more dog bites and bee stings than raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens. The trio reminds us of the Thelonious Monk quote, ""It's always night, or we wouldn't need light."

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  11. Clark Terry, icon of jazz trumpet, diesRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Journal Gazette

    NEW YORK Clark Terry, a Grammy Award-winning jazz trumpeter who played in the orchestras of both Count Basie and Duke Ellington and on "The Tonight Show" and collaborated with jazz greats including Dizzy Gillespie and Thelonious Monk, has died.

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  12. Jazz virtuoso Clark Terry, 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | TwinCities

    ... -- he played with jazz powerhouses such as Count Basie, Quincy Jones, Gerry Mulligan, Ornette Coleman, Thelonious Monk, Cecil Taylor and Bob Brookmeyer. After serving in a Navy band during World War II, Terry advanced through some of the most ...

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  13. Clark Terry dies; Grammy-winning jazz trumpeter was 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Newsday

    In this June 15, 1980 file photo, U.S. jazz trumpet player Clark Terry performs during the Stockholm Jazz and Blues Festival in the Skeppsholmen district of Stockholm. Photo Credit: Getty Images / Bert Mattsson Clark Terry, a Grammy Award-winning jazz trumpeter who played in the orchestras of both Count Basie and Duke Ellington and on "The Tonight Show," and collaborated with jazz greats including Dizzy Gillespie and Thelonious Monk, has died.

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  14. Jazz trumpeter Clark Terry dies aged 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Age

    Jazz musician Clark Terry performs to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz in the East Room of the White House in 2006. Photo: Kevin Lamarque Jazz trumpeter Clark Terry, whose seven-decade career as a leader of big bands and sideman spanned a golden era of 20th century jazz, has died at 94, his wife has announced.

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  15. Clark Terry, Popular and Prolific Jazz...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Wall Street Journal

    Jazz musician Clark Terry performs to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz in the East Room of the White House in 2006. Clark Terry , a jazz trumpeter who played with a long list of greats from Count Basie to Quincy Jones to Bob Brookmeyer , died yesterday.

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  16. "Made a Lot of Noise":Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | BrothersJudd Blog

    ... trumpet sections, providing music for radio and television commercials. He recorded with Charles Mingus, Thelonious Monk and other leading jazz artists as well as his own groups. He was also one of the first black musicians to hold a staff position ...

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  17. RIP, Clark TerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Canada.com

    Clark Terry, the legendary trumpeter who played with everyone from Count Basie and Duke Ellington to Thelonious Monk to Oscar Peterson to McCoy Tyner to Cecil Taylor to Elvin Jones to Quincy Jones to the Tonight Show band, died Saturday, surrounded by family, students and friends. Terry, known by the nickname CT in jazz circles, was 94, and had been in ill health for some years, living with diabetes and having lost his eyesight and some of his limbs.

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  18. Tigran HamasyanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | LA Weekly

    He was a prodigy, learning piano at age 3, studying jazz at USC at age 16. He was the winner of the Montreux and Thelonious Monk jazz piano competitions as a teenager. However, instead of becoming embedded in the jazz scene in New York, Tigran Hamasyan has followed a different path, one that eventually took him back to his native Armenia, where he now lives and writes music about his beloved homeland.

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  19. Jazz band Hot Sardines at Luther Friday, February 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Decorah Journal

    ... "Bibs" Palazzo, pianist and bandleader; and Miz Elizabeth, vocals. I nspired by great jazz musicians such as Thelonious Monk, Count Basie, Fred Astaire, Fats Waller, Ray Charles and Louis Armstrong, the group enjoys showcasing old songs without ...

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  20. The Best Concerts to See in L.A. This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | LA Weekly

    ... a prodigy, learning piano at age 3, studying jazz at USC at age 16. He was the winner of the Montreux and Thelonious Monk jazz piano competitions as a teenager. However, instead of becoming embedded in the jazz scene in New York, Tigran Hamasyan has ...

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