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Virtuoso Violinist Regina Carter Digs Deep Into the Ella Fitzgerald Catalogue on “Ella: Accentuate the Positive”

  Virtuoso Violinist Regina Carter Digs Deep Into the Ella Fitzgerald Catalogue on Ella: Accentuate the Positive   Available April 21 on OKeh Records         “Ms. Carter is widely considered the finest jazz violinist of her generation, a hard-charging soloist whose precisely focused tone and graceful way with …
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Michael Abene Commissioned by Boyer College of Music and Dance to Create “Luck Be A Lady” – A Tribute to Frank, by Terell Stafford, Dick Oatts, and the Temple University Studio Orchestra

Michael Abene Commissioned by Boyer College of Music and Dance to Create “Luck Be A Lady – A Tribute to Frank,” by Terell Stafford, Dick Oatts, and the Temple University Studio Orchestra   Available April 21 on Three-Time Grammy® Award-Nominated Label BCM&D Records     The Temple University Studio Orchestra, under the …
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Detroit Jazz Festival Announces Wayne Shorter as 2017 Artist-in-Residence

Detroit Jazz Festival Announces Wayne Shorter as 2017 Artist-in-Residence Photo Credit: Robert Ascroft   The Detroit Jazz Festival, the world’s largest free jazz festival, is thrilled to announce legendary jazz saxophonist and composer Wayne Shorter as its 2017 Artist-in-Residence. Through this role, Shorter will act as an ambassador for the …
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Pianist Christian Sands Celebrates Release of “REACH” – Thursday, March 30 at Herb Alpert’s Vibrato Grill and Jazz in Los Angeles

MEDIA ALERT Pianist Christian Sands Celebrates Release of REACH – Thursday, March 30 at  Herb Alpert’s Vibrato Grill and Jazz in Los Angeles       Christian Sands / piano Yasushi Nakamura / bass Jerome Jennings / drums Thursday, March 30  Performance @ 8:00pm Herb Alpert’s Vibrato  Grill and Jazz 2930 Beverly …
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Joey DeFrancesco & The People Make Mack Avenue Records Debut with First Ever Quartet Album, “Project Freedom”

AVAILABLE NOW: Joey DeFrancesco & The People Make Mack Avenue Records Debut with First Ever Quartet Album, Project Freedom    Peerless Organist Reflects on Travels to Explore Differing Viewpoints and Search for Peace From a Global Perspective     “At 45, he has dominated the instrument and the field  as no …
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Trombonist Steve Davis Composes for New Sextet of Jazz Giants and Longtime Associates on “Think Ahead,” Available May 26 via Smoke Sessions Records

Trombonist Steve Davis Composes for New Sextet of Jazz Giants and Longtime Associates on Think Ahead, Available May 26 via Smoke Sessions Records Release Performances June 2 – 4 at Smoke Jazz & Supper Club In life as in jazz, you never know what’s coming around the next corner — …
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Heads of State — Gary Bartz, Larry Willis, David Williams and Al Foster — Four of the Most Revered and Influential Jazz Masters Unite for Sophomore Release, “Four in One”

** NEW HEADS OF STATE RELEASE DATE ** Available Physically March 24, 2017 Available Digitally March 17, 2017   Heads of State– Gary Bartz, Larry Willis, David Williams and Al Foster —   Four of the Most Revered and Influential Jazz Masters Unite for Sophomore Release, Four in One  “The cumulative …
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Joey DeFrancesco & The People Celebrate Release of “Project Freedom” – Friday, March 17 and Saturday, March 18 at Catalina’s Jazz Club in Los Angeles

MEDIA ALERT Joey DeFrancesco & The People Celebrate Release of Project Freedom – Friday, March 17 and Saturday, March 18 at Catalina’s Jazz Club in Los Angeles   Joey DeFrancesco / organ, keyboards, trumpet, vocals Dan Wilson / guitar Troy Roberts / saxophone Jason Brown / drums Friday, March 17 …
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Available Now on Leo Records: Saxophonist Ivo Perelman Releases a Series of Seven Albums Documenting His Final Collaboration with Pianist Matthew Shipp on “The Art of Perelman-Shipp”

    Available Now on Leo Records:  Saxophonist Ivo Perelman Releases a Series of Seven Albums Documenting His Final Collaboration with  Pianist Matthew Shipp on The Art of Perelman-Shipp The Seven Volumes Focus on the  Astrological Return of Saturn and It’s  Effect on Their Creative and Musical Output   Photo Credit: P. Gannushkin    …
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Available Now on Motéma Music: Kneebody Returns with Ninth Studio Album, “Anti-Hero” – Capturing Grammy® Nominated Quintet’s Fiery Energy From Live Performances

Available Now on Motéma Music: Kneebody Returns with Ninth Studio Album, Anti-Hero – Capturing Grammy® Nominated Quintet’s Fiery Energy From Live Performances Album Debuts at #1 on iTunes Jazz Compositions Inspired by Loss & Civic Responsibility Through Musical Exploration Read Kneebody’s Interview with VICE WBGO Premieres Live Video of “Uprising” …
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