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Maria Schneider Named Keynote Speaker for 2017 Jazz Connect Conference

Maria Schneider Named Keynote Speaker for 2017 Jazz Connect Conference Grammy® Award-winning Composer/Arranger/Bandleader to Address the Jazz Community About Important Issues Facing Artists and Composers The organizers of the Jazz Connect Conference announced today that Maria Schneider will give the keynote presentation at the Conference on Thursday, January 5 at …
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Available Now on Motéma Music: Drummer Will Calhoun Pays Tribute to a Profound Influence on “Celebrating Elvin Jones”

Available Now on Motéma Music: Drummer Will Calhoun Pays Tribute to a Profound Influence on Celebrating Elvin Jones   Album Features Christian McBride, Antoine Roney, Keyon Harrold, and Special Guests Jan Hammer and Doudou N’Diaye Rose   Read More About Celebrating Elvin Jones in Village Voice   Although he’s best known …
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Available Now on Origin Records: Vocalist Allison Adams Tucker Documents a Travel Memoir Through Song on “WANDERlust”

Available Now on Origin Records: Vocalist Allison Adams Tucker Documents a  Travel Memoir Through Song on WANDERlust    Album Features Antonio Sánchez,  Chris Potter, Scott Colley, Among Others Fascinated from an early age by the diversity of the world’s languages and cultures, vocalist Allison Adams Tucker offers a travel memoir in …
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Available Now on Mack Avenue Records: John Beasley presents MONK’estra, Volume 1

        Available Now on Mack Avenue Records: John Beasley presents MONK’estra, Volume 1 Thelonious Monk’s Legacy Reimagined with Big Band in Large Scale Exploration of Compositions by the High Priest of Bebop     John Beasley has shared stages with some of the most important names in jazz …
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Saxophonist Rob Reddy Blurs the Lines Between Improvisation and Complex Structure on “Citizen Quintet” – Available September 30 on Reddy Music

Saxophonist Rob Reddy Blurs the Lines  Between Improvisation and Complex Structure on  Citizen Quintet – Available September 30 on Reddy Music  Since his emergence onto the scene in 1989, composer/soprano saxophonist Rob Reddy has established himself as an adventurous and original leader in the contemporary jazz realm. Prolific, eclectic and versatile, Reddy is recognized …
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Available Now via 816Music – Genre-Warping Pianist Uri Caine Continues to Reinvent the Jazz Trio Format on “Calibrated Thickness”

Available Now via 816Music – Genre-Warping Pianist Uri Caine Continues to Reinvent the Jazz Trio Format on Calibrated Thickness Debut of New Trio with Two Longtime Collaborators: Drummer Clarence Penn and Bassist Mark Helias    “…a ferociously versatile jazz musician…”  – The New York Times Uri Caine is best known as …
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Vocalist Alexandra Jackson to Perform at the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics Featuring Daniel Jobim and The Jobim Trio

  MEDIA ALERT:   Vocalist Alexandra Jackson to Perform at the  Rio 2016 Summer Olympics Featuring  Daniel Jobim and The Jobim Trio   Three Performances to Introduce Jackson’s  Upcoming 2017 Release Legacy & Alchemy    The “Bossa Nova Noites: 2016 in Rio de Janeiro” concert series is set to introduce the Legacy & Alchemy project to the …
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Available Today on Mooka Records – Brazilian Songstress Kenia Reunites Members of Her First Band After Nearly Two Decades with “On We Go”

Available Today on Mooka Records – Brazilian Songstress Kenia Reunites Members of Her  First Band After Nearly Two Decades with On We Go Album Release Performance in New York City  at Feinstein’s/54 Below on September 10 For many jazz fans in the 1980s and ’90s, Kenia‘s singing was the gateway to contemporary Brazilian jazz …
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Vocalist Allison Adams Tucker Set to Perform in Celebration of Her Upcoming Release “WANDERlust” – Available August 19 on Origin Records

Vocalist Allison Adams Tucker Set to Perform in  Celebration of Her Upcoming Release WANDERlust –  Available August 19 on Origin Records     Friday, September 16 at Sunset Temple Theater  Allison Adams Tucker / vocals David Burnett / bass clarinet and tenor saxophone Peter Sprague / guitar  John Nelson / piano  Edwin Livingston …
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Trumpeter and Vocalist Till Brönner Reemerges as a Dual Threat – Releases New Album “The Good Life”

  Trumpeter and Vocalist Till Brönner Reemerges as a Dual Threat –   Releases New Album The Good Life   Features Anthony Wilson, Larry Goldings,  John Clayton and Jeff Hamilton Available September 2 via OKeh Records Sony Music Masterworks releases The Good Life – the debut album from renowned German jazz trumpeter, Till …
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