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2014/07/22 15:58
2014/07/22 15:58
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Composer John Adams often has described his transformation from born-and-bred New Englander to born-again West Coaster. He finished up a master's degree at Harvard in 1971 and hit the road, just like...
2014/07/22 15:58
2014/07/22 15:58
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2014/07/22 15:03
2014/07/22 15:03
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When he was 13, back in 1940, Donn Trenner started his own jazz orchestra, the Donn Trenner Orchestra, at the old downtown Hillhouse High School in New Haven. The orchestra included 16 of his local...
2014/07/22 12:26
2014/07/22 12:26
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Bourdin once wrote, “When you fight monsters, be careful that . . . you do not become one.” Photograph by François-Marie Banier. On May 3, 2005, in France, a man called an emergency hot line for...
2014/07/21 19:19
2014/07/21 19:19
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DETROIT, MI -- A historic recording studio that's helped produce the work of everyone from Aretha Franklin to George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic will open its doors Saturday to the public for a...
2014/07/21 15:47
2014/07/21 15:47
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I’ve been listening to Bob since 1978. In those days, the musicians who adopted me into jazz music in Houston turned me on to Blossom Dearie, Jackie Cain and Roy Kral and Bob. If you were good enough...
2014/07/21 04:48
2014/07/21 04:48
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For our June issue, we asked more than 20 prominent saxophonists to list for us five to 10 alto sax recordings that they feel are important. Several of those lists appeared here last month. The...
2014/07/20 23:47
2014/07/20 23:47
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Reader response for that article was so strong that we’ve reprised the idea for this year’s sax issue, taking on alto recordings this time out. Nearly 20 critics and well over 20 musicians—from...
2014/07/18 14:10
2014/07/18 14:10
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Poncho Sanchez the best of the best conga players, performed at Jacobs Center this past weekend. My appreciation for Latin Jazz, especially the West Coast style, starts with and branches out from two...
2014/07/18 11:51
2014/07/18 11:51
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The tiny hearing aid transforming lives LATEST hearing aid technology uses Apple’s iPhone to bring incredible sound quality to people suffering from hearing loss Groundbreaking hearing aid will...
2014/07/16 13:30
2014/07/16 13:30
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On the final day of Festival, Beyond The Programme says farewell with a thank you to all the folks who bring Cue's work to the readers. ( Resource: Five Rand a Cue... Cue for You! The irrepressible...
2014/07/16 09:24
2014/07/16 09:24
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Illustration: Ciara Phelan for the New Statesman Live for the moment. Be spontaneous. Be free and happy. Don’t worry about the future. Act as though it’s your last day on earth. Such is one modern...
2014/07/16 09:13
2014/07/16 09:13
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Massarik’s reviews had warmth and colour; like his favourite tempo, they had swing. Massarik had a passion for the old masters: Al Jarreau, John McLaughlin, Dianne Reeves, Sonny Rollins. Whoever he...
2014/07/15 19:14
2014/07/15 19:14
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His singing career clearly over, Haden focused on the bass after he recovered, the instrument attracting him because in "classical music and jazz, the basses sounded really full and deep," he said....
2014/07/15 16:50
2014/07/15 16:50
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Charlie "Bird" Parker has been called the greatest saxophonist who ever lived, a jazz legend who not only spearheaded the bebop movement but also laid the foundations of modern jazz. He was also a...
2014/07/11 21:11
2014/07/11 21:11
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... Murray." If a bell rings when you hear the name, you are probably (1) a die-hard fan of ancient, edgy, noirish cinema and (2) more than 50 years old. I don't believe I ever actually caught any...
2014/07/10 16:17
2014/07/10 16:17
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Charlie "Bird" Parker has been called the greatest saxophonist who ever lived, a jazz legend who not only spearheaded the bebop movement but also laid the foundations of modern jazz. He was also a...
2014/07/09 17:15
2014/07/09 17:15
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A world premiere by Chicago drummer-bandleader Dana Hall, a solo concert by the innovative pianist Craig Taborn and a high-profile engagement by genre-defying Chicago cellist Tomeka Reid will play the...
2014/07/08 22:07
2014/07/08 22:07
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Updated story, 5:50 p.m.: The Hockensmith family's backyard pool has always been a favorite place for them to relax. They held frequent pool parties in the summer, and their 8-year-old lab, Charlie...
2014/07/08 13:35
2014/07/08 13:35
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Charlie "Bird" Parker has been called the greatest saxophonist who ever lived, a jazz legend who not only spearheaded the bebop movement but also laid the foundations of modern jazz. "I think he's...
2014/07/08 01:29
2014/07/08 01:29
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A Short History of JazzTuesday, 8 July 2014, 12:33 pmPress Release: Museums Wellington A Short History of JazzSundays 10 - 31 August at 2pmMuseum of Wellington City & SeaQueens WharfEntry by kohaThe...
2014/07/22 15:58
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