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New England Conservatory Presents Special In the Mix Concert Featuring Middle Eastern, Jewish Music and American Roots Ensembles Tuesday, April 22 at NEC’s Pierce Hall

04/07/14    Community Articles

New England Conservatory Presents Special In the Mix Concert Featuring Middle Eastern, Jewish Music and American Roots Ensembles Tuesday, April 22 at NEC’s Pierce Hall

Jon Muchin

New England Conservatory presents a special evening of three concerts featuring top student musicians on Tuesday, April 22. Performing, as part of the conservatory’s In the Mix series, are the Middle Eastern, Jewish Music and American Roots ensembles. Performances...

THE LADY WHO SHOT LEE MORGAN AUTHOR ON WRFG-FM ATLANTA 4/19/14

04/07/14    Community Articles

THE LADY WHO SHOT LEE MORGAN AUTHOR ON WRFG-FM ATLANTA 4/19/14

Larry Reni Thomas

Larry Reni Thomas, the author of the recently published book, The Lady Who Shot Lee Morgan, (KHA Books) will be interviewed on "Straight No Chaser", WRFG-FM (www.wrfg.org), Atlanta, Georgia, April 19, 2014, 10:00 am (EDT) by host Lovelle Hooks. Thomas will...

Aardvark Jazz Orchestra Continues 41st Season at MIT's Kresge Auditorium, Cambridge MA, April 26

04/06/14    Community Articles

Aardvark Jazz Orchestra Continues 41st Season at MIT's Kresge Auditorium, Cambridge MA, April 26

delamotte

The Aardvark Jazz Orchestra, one of the longest running large jazz ensembles in the world, has been praised for "a stunning hour of music that is in turn beautiful, poignant and raucous" (Billboard.com). The band will perform April 26 at 8 PM at MIT's mainstage...

New England Conservatory Presents György Kurtág Signs, Games & Messages on Monday, April 28 in NEC’s Jordan Hall

04/04/14    Community Articles

New England Conservatory Presents György Kurtág Signs, Games & Messages on Monday, April 28 in NEC’s Jordan Hall

Jon Muchin

Join NEC Contemporary Improvisation students and faculty, led by composer/pianist Anthony Coleman in György Kurtág Signs, Games & Messages , a concert featuring performances and riffs on renowned Romanian-born composer Kurtág's music, sources...

04/03/14    Community Articles

New England Conservatory Presents The NEC Gospel Ensemble and NEC Jazz Composers Ensemble on Thursday, April 10 at Brown Hall

Jon Muchin

Join two exceptional NEC student ensembles – the NEC Gospel Ensemble and the NEC Jazz Composer’s Ensemble – as they perform contemporary gospel music and student compositions, plus works by Thelonious Monk and Wayne Shorter on Thursday, April 10 at 8 p.m...

BJURecords Announces The Release of SO MANY ROADS, the Grand New Recording from Bassist/Composer Anne Mette Iversen's Double Life

04/03/14    Community Articles

BJURecords Announces The Release of SO MANY ROADS, the Grand New Recording from Bassist/Composer Anne Mette Iversen's Double Life

Jason Paul Harman Byrne

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Brooklyn Jazz Underground Records Announces The Release of SO MANY ROADS, the Grand New Recording from Bassist/Composer Anne Mette Iversen's Double Life Available April 22, 2014 Featuring: Anne Mette Iversen (acoustic bass, compositions...

Magic 201-- Frank Wess

04/01/14    Albums

Magic 201-- Frank Wess

Scott Albin

If only every elder statesman of jazz could cap a career as Frank Wess did with his two definitive CDs Magic 101 and Magic 201, recorded just two years before his death in 2013 at the age of 91. The sessions from June and September 2011 that resulted respectively...

03/30/14    Community Articles

Bill King's In Concert!

Bill King

“In Concert.” Essays, Images and Interviews (240 pages). The essays cover the past 50 years from Bill’s summer scholarship to study with piano giant Oscar Peterson the summer of 1963 in Toronto, catching Eric Clapton and Cream at the Café Au Go Go, Stevie...

03/30/14    Community Articles

Oscar Peterson, Swing Journal Cover Shoot in Year 2,000

Bill King

Photography Oscar Peterson for Swing Journal Cover 2,000

03/30/14    Albums

Glenn Cashman's Southland Nonet

H. Allen Williams

Each one of these selections are top shelf, the CD has a great flow and a wonderful cause, with a portion of the proceeds going to support Doctors Without Borders. This is a carryover CD from last year, but if you missed it, be sure to take the time to...

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