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Jazz Historian Dan Morgenstern Honored on 90th Birthday with Creation of Rutgers Fellowships

The Institute of Jazz Studies (IJS) at Rutgers University in Newark, N.J., has appointed internationally acclaimed historian, writer, and educator Dan Morgenstern as its executive director emeritus and has named a yearlong fellowship in his honor to celebrate his 90th birthday and significant contributions to jazz scholarship. The tribute will continue in the spring with a … Read More “Jazz Historian Dan Morgenstern Honored on 90th Birthday with Creation of Rutgers Fellowships”

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Clark Terry and Alaadeen Honored in Kansas City

The American Jazz Museum in Kansas City, Missouri, paid tribute to Duke Ellington, with a two-day celebration in honor of his 111th birthday. In addition, NEA Jazz Master Clark Terry and Kansas City jazz legend Alaadeen were given American Jazz Museum Lifetime Achievement Awards; each received a bronze bust of Charlie Parker inscribed with “Bird … Read More “Clark Terry and Alaadeen Honored in Kansas City”

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