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Remy Le Boeuf Receives ASCAP Foundation/SJO Commissioning Prize

Saxophonist Remy Le Boeuf has received the fifth annual ASCAP Foundation/Symphonic Jazz Orchestra Commissioning Prize, created in honor of the late keyboardist and composer George Duke—an ASCAP board member and SJO co-founder.  Le Boeuf, who is 33, co-leads the Le Boeuf Brothers with his piano-playing twin brother Pascal; the group has released four albums to date. … Read More “Remy Le Boeuf Receives ASCAP Foundation/SJO Commissioning Prize”

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Dexter Gordon Biography Wins Deems Taylor/Virgil Thomson Award

The ASCAP Foundation recently announced the winners of its 51st annual Deems Taylor/Virgil Thomson Awards for outstanding print, broadcast, liner notes, and new-media coverage of music. Although most of this year’s honored work is not jazz-related, there is one major exception: the winner of the Timothy White Award for Outstanding Music Biography in the pop field, … Read More “Dexter Gordon Biography Wins Deems Taylor/Virgil Thomson Award”

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