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Herbie Hancock, Kamasi Washington Announce Co-Headlining Tour

Two jazz giants—pianist Herbie Hancock and saxophonist Kamasi Washington—will take the stage together this summer on a co-headlining tour. Ten shows by the duo are currently planned across North America, starting July 30 in Vienna, Virginia. The tour is tentatively set to end on Aug. 23 in Berkeley, Calif. It includes stops at the Newport … Read More “Herbie Hancock, Kamasi Washington Announce Co-Headlining Tour”

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Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz to Be Renamed After Herbie Hancock

The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz will change its name to the Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz on January 1. The decision was made, the institute said in a press release announcing the change, by the board of trustees “following a request by representatives of the Monk Estate regarding the continued use of Thelonious Monk’s … Read More “Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz to Be Renamed After Herbie Hancock”

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Herbie Hancock Tour Dates Announced

Summer and fall tour dates for legendary jazz musician and composer Herbie Hancock have been announced—his first full band tour since 2011. Multi-instrumentalist Terrace Martin, bassist James Genus and drummer Vinnie Colaiuta will accompany Hancock for the full tour with guitarist Lionel Loueke in the ensemble from tour start in June through the Monterey Jazz Festival in … Read More “Herbie Hancock Tour Dates Announced”

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