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2015/04/27 02:11
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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Opera is as much a part of New Orleans' African-American heritage as jazz, said Givonna Joseph, whose troupe is bringing opera to the Kids Tent at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage...
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2015/04/26 23:39
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Losing candidate wants to stay with Jeff schools Passed over earlier in the month for the top position in the Jefferson Parish public school system, Acting Superintendent Michelle Blouin-Williams...
2015/04/26 15:39
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Baton Rouge and New Orleans are a classic case of frenemies, which is to say that they have a surface level friendship and a deep-seated rivalry. The two cities are 80 miles away, but sometimes feel...
2015/04/26 02:21
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Up close with Marilyn: Never-before-seen images of Monroe, Lee Radziwill, Kate Moss and more of Hollywood's sexiest starlets Iconic photographer Bert Stern's collection of images are on display at...
2015/04/25 02:45
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FILE - In this June 13, 2014 file photo, Netherlands' Robin van Persie heads the ball to score during the group B World Cup soccer match between Spain and the Netherlands at the Arena Ponte Nova in...
2015/04/24 19:43
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A gospel-infused Jewish prayer service? Have a little faith, won’t you? The idea’s no surprise when you meet the musicians bringing it to life. Pianist and arranger Mark Bloom, who is Jewish, grew up...
2015/04/24 17:18
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Is Paris Still a Haven for Black Americans? The Eiffel Tower in Paris (AP Photo) (Smithsonian) – My father, a bookish black man old enough to be my grandfather, grew up in Texas while it was still a...
2015/04/24 12:39
2015/04/24 12:39
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The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival announced its much-anticipated cubes. The easy-to-read, cube-format schedule contains performance times and stages for the seven days of Jazz Fest. Jazz...
2015/04/23 22:57
2015/04/23 22:57
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Louis Armstrong was the first jazz musician to appear on the cover of Time magazine. He was also the subject of more postage stamps, in more countries than anyone, ever. During the April 20 edition...
2015/04/23 18:55
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In between touring King Manor in Jamaica and playing a few bars of Charles Fox and Norman Gimbel’s “Killing Me Softly” on Louis Armstrong’s piano in his Corona home on Tuesday, Borough President...
2015/04/23 17:12
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METAIRIE, La. -- If you hopped into a cab at Louis Armstrong New Orleans Airport this weekend, the expectation would not be that you're in town to see the local basketball team. Indeed, Thursday...
2015/04/23 15:54
2015/04/23 15:54
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Nearly 80 residents came out to the monthly meeting of Community Board 3 Thursday at IS 227, The Louis Armstrong School, to voice strong opposition of a proposed building in Jackson Heights. As...
2015/04/23 13:37
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Music has long been the vital expression of Bristol, with its mixed-race, multi-shaded community and old slave port connections, says King. Revolver Records was situated close to the city's edgy,...
2015/04/22 22:30
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Last week, we sent Boise Weekly Distribution Manager and Man-About-Town Stan Jackson to see Grammy Award-winning jazz master Chris Botti at a sold-out show at the Morrison Center. Although Jackson...
2015/04/22 21:46
2015/04/22 21:46
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FILE - In this June 13, 2014 file photo, Netherlands' Robin van Persie heads the ball to score during the group B World Cup soccer match between Spain and the Netherlands at the Arena Ponte Nova in...
2015/04/21 19:54
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Durham, NC - The Pulitzer Prizes were announced Monday, and two awards with strong Duke connections were honored. Duke alumna and former history professor Elizabeth Fenn won the history prize for...
2015/04/21 18:36
2015/04/21 18:36
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SANTA CRUZ, California - Get ready for some house rocking Blues, American, and Country Music as we kick summer in to high gear at the Santa Cruz American Music Festival this Memorial Day weekend, May...
2015/04/21 17:26
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SAN PABLO -- A bugler played Taps on a small portable stereo. Louis Armstrong sang "What a Wonderful World." Bruddah Iz followed with "Somewhere over the Rainbow." More than 60 years of patient care...
2015/04/21 16:44
2015/04/21 16:44
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The final week of another month is upon us! On April 24 saxophonist Ben Martin and his band (Jon Trier on piano, Martyn Spencer on double bass and Andrew 'Woody' Wood on drums) are playing Ballads &...
2015/04/21 12:38
2015/04/21 12:38
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JOURNALISM Public Service: The Post and Courier, of Charleston, South Carolina, for "Till Death Do Us Part," a riveting series that probed why South Carolina is among the deadliest states in the...
2015/04/27 02:11
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