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Philly.com
New MacArthur Fellow Julia Wolfe hails from Philadelphiabe found at www.macfound.org.) Wolfe joins a list of musical fellows from previ
New MacArthur Fellow Julia Wolfe hails from Philadelphia
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
be found at www.macfound.org.) Wolfe joins a list of musical fellows from previous years that includes saxophonist/composer Ornette Coleman, conductor Marin Alsop, pianist Jeremy Denk, composers George E. Lewis and George Perle, and soprano Dawn... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
Stan's Hat Flapping in the WindWilliam Parker Ft. Lisa Sokolov and Cooper-Moore“The Greatest Revolutionary.” Other songs pay tribute to fallen musical titans.
Stan's Hat Flapping in the WindWilliam Parker Ft. Lisa Sokolov and Cooper-Moore
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
“The Greatest Revolutionary.” Other songs pay tribute to fallen musical titans. The sharp-edged “Eternal (for Ornette Coleman)” foregrounds the saxophonist-composer’s message that “eternal is the voice of love.” “For Jeanne Lee” finds... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Monterey Jazz highlights: Tribute to Quincy Jones, stellar performancesat Dizzy’s Den, Redman and drummer Brian Blade were absolutely on fire Friday w
Monterey Jazz highlights: Tribute to Quincy Jones, stellar performances
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
at Dizzy’s Den, Redman and drummer Brian Blade were absolutely on fire Friday with a band that re-imagined the music of the Ornette Coleman-inspired group Old and New Dreams. On the same stage Sunday, Frisell created great happy swells of... Read more
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The Mercury News
Monterey Jazz Fest: Legends share bill with YouTube sensationthe stage with The Bad Plus, the acclaimed trio known for covering everything f
Monterey Jazz Fest: Legends share bill with YouTube sensation
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
the stage with The Bad Plus, the acclaimed trio known for covering everything from ABBA and Nirvana to Black Sabbath and Ornette Coleman, at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 17 at the Jimmy Lyons Stage. Then the Joshua Redman Quartet performs at 9:30 p.m. Sept.... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
"How Can It Ever Be the Same?": On Ralph J. Gleasonwhile coming to terms with public acclaim. Bill Evans speaks with articulate ca
"How Can It Ever Be the Same?": On Ralph J. Gleason
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 11 days ago
while coming to terms with public acclaim. Bill Evans speaks with articulate candor in 1960, expressing admiration for Ornette Coleman and a wary sort of awe for Thelonious Monk. Sonny Rollins, caught in ’59, months before his first sabbatical,... Read more
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The Morning Call
COTA FESTIVAL DAY 2: Bob Dorough and other jazz greats continue the tribute to Phil Woodsmostly free and dissonant explorations in jazz, including “O’s Time,” named for
COTA FESTIVAL DAY 2: Bob Dorough and other jazz greats continue the tribute to Phil Woods
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
mostly free and dissonant explorations in jazz, including “O’s Time,” named for the inventor of free jazz, saxophonist Ornette Coleman. Galper, a former member of the Phil Woods Quintet, and his band communicated well, with the drummer playing... Read more
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NJ.com
NJCU alumni jazz band to perform tribute to Lew SoloffBand. Soloff also performed with the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, the Carnegi
NJCU alumni jazz band to perform tribute to Lew Soloff
NJ.com / Posted 12 days ago
Band. Soloff also performed with the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, the Carnegie Hall Jazz Orchestra, Maynard Ferguson, and Ornette Coleman. The New Jersey City University Alumni Jazz Big Band is conducted by NJCU Professor Richard Lowenthal, who... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
A dozen highlights from this year�s Detroit Jazz Festivalto Hargrove�s quintet on a wide variety of compositions. Hargrove sang on �Neve
A dozen highlights from this year�s Detroit Jazz Festival
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
to Hargrove�s quintet on a wide variety of compositions. Hargrove sang on �Never Let Me Go.� The musicians interpreted Ornette Coleman�s �The Blessing� and Herbie Hancock�s �Actual Proof,� and delivered a surreal and enchanting night of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Jazz Fest at its best when it digs into Detroit rootsa century of African-American vernacular music into the present tense. They too
Jazz Fest at its best when it digs into Detroit roots
Detroit Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
a century of African-American vernacular music into the present tense. They took themes by Fats Waller, Thelonious Monk, Ornette Coleman and Moran, along with rural blues and ran everything through an encyclopedia of rhythmic grooves, textures... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Knock One Down, Pass It Aroundup the rear with an essay of thick tones that dripped like molasses. The music
Knock One Down, Pass It Around
NBC San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
up the rear with an essay of thick tones that dripped like molasses. The music of Monk, like fellow iconic outsider Ornette Coleman, seems to grow more timeless and essential with each passing year. On “Bolivar Blues,” White extrapolated a... Read more
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Billboard
Detroit Jazz Festival Day 1 Highlights: Chris Potter, Randy Weston, Jimmy Heath & Morefree jazz festival, that’s what you’ll find. To be clear, “free” in this case
Detroit Jazz Festival Day 1 Highlights: Chris Potter, Randy Weston, Jimmy Heath & More
Billboard / Posted 19 days ago
free jazz festival, that’s what you’ll find. To be clear, “free” in this case means dollars in your pocket, not required Ornette Coleman (though chances are, he stopped through at least once). This weekend, the 37th annual Detroit Jazz Festival... Read more

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