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Great Voices of Harlem-- Gregory Porter / Donald Smith / Mansur Scott

09/01/14    Albums

Great Voices of Harlem-- Gregory Porter / Donald Smith / Mansur Scott

Scott Albin

The link connecting vocalists Gregory Porter, Donald Smith, and Mansur Scott is the now defunct St. Nick's Pub, where all three performed and where Austrian trombonist, bandleader, record producer, and farmer Paul Zauner heard each of them during his annual...

08/28/14    Community Articles

Tony Adamo Mike Clark Lenny White

Tony Adamo

Strokeland Records jazz artist Tony Adamo has completed the recording of his new un-named CD at Raw Recording, Paterson, NY. Legendary drummer, Mike Clark, is producing again as he did on Adamo's last release, MILES OF BLU. Tim Ouimette did all of the music...

M.O.D. Technologies Presents SIX Releases Of Its INCUNABULA DIGITAL SERIES

08/27/14    Community Articles

M.O.D. Technologies Presents SIX Releases Of Its INCUNABULA DIGITAL SERIES

Antje Huebner

The Incunabula Digital Series promises to present rare and unique, one time only captured events, in some cases originally experienced by a fortunate few and recover unusual, lost until now studio recordings.

08/26/14    Community Articles

KCC Productions presents Felipe Lamoglia at Zinc Bar

Kimberly Chmura

KCC Productions presents Grammy-winning saxophonist Felipe Lamogla, "one of the more interesting young tenor saxophonists of our time,” (Washington Post) leads his quintet at Zinc Bar, 82 West 3rd Street, Greenwich Village, September 8. Cover $15 table...

08/22/14    Community Articles

Two Legendary Piano Players get Their Own Street Signs.

Joseph Powell

Jazz and Latin music fans in New York City got a extra treat this past June. The third weekend of the month was not only the official start of the summer 2014 season. But Charlie Palmieri and Dr. Billy Taylor, two piano players were honored with the naming...

08/21/14    Albums

Reginald Cyntje

H. Allen Williams

Cyntje’s compositions are clear and utilize the strengths of this writing through his adept ensemble. The music offers the listener a chance to hear many styles and variances of intensity and tempos. Cyntje's messaging comes through clearly through the...

08/19/14    Community Articles

Renowned Composer/Percussionist John Hollenbeck Teaching at New England Conservatory During Fall 2014 Semester

Jon Muchin

New England Conservatory’s Jazz Studies Department has hired internationally acclaimed composer, conceptualist, drummer and percussionist John Hollenbeck to join the faculty for the fall 2014 season, filling in for Jazz Studies Department Chair Ken Schaphorst...

Yoojin Park debuts with "West End"

08/19/14    Albums

Yoojin Park debuts with "West End"

Travis Rogers

Surrounding herself with talented and experienced musicians, Yoojin Park has crashed the Jazz party. And she is welcome!

Camera Soul Wins Second Akademia Award for Music Excellence

08/18/14    Community Articles

Camera Soul Wins Second Akademia Award for Music Excellence

Kathryn Ballard Shut

Beverly Hills-based music award panel grants Italian jazz-funk group, Camera Soul, a second Akademia Award for Best R&B/Soul Song in August 2014. The group is slated to release its third studio album, "Dress Code", later this year.

THE COOKERS Release TIME AND TIME AGAIN On Motema Music - WORLDWIDE TOUR SCHEDULED!

08/18/14    Community Articles

THE COOKERS Release TIME AND TIME AGAIN On Motema Music - WORLDWIDE TOUR SCHEDULED!

Jason Paul Harman Byrne

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: "Player for player, there's no better working band in jazz than The Cookers."- Andrew Gilbert, The Boston Globe "A dream team of forward-leaning hard-bop" - Nate Chinen, The New York Times "This hard-hitting septet wears its name like...

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