Students Selected For Grammy Camp-Jazz Session And Grammy In The Schools Media Team
The GRAMMY Foundation has selected 32 talented high school students from across the United States have been selected for the 2016 GRAMMY Camp — Jazz Session. Their selection launches them into the spotlight surrounding the 58th Annual GRAMMY Awards, and provides them with opportunities to perform ...
Jazz' Mobo-Award Nominee Julia Biel New Remix EP 'Licence To Be Cruel'
'a voice of supreme subtlety and honeyed depth…her magnetic stage presence should encourage many to follow where she leads'- The Guardian
Award-winning singer, songwriter, pianist and guitarist Julia Biel, whose timeless, original music hovers in its own stratosphere between its jazz, pop and ...
The Roger Davidson Trio And Hendrik Meurkens Perform At Book Signing Of To Brazil With Love
The [compositions] are catchy, lyrical, and full of heart - worthy tributes to Brazil, the land of Roger's dreams.
American composer and pianist, Roger Davidson, with his fellow Trio members Vanderlei Pereira and Pablo Aslan, and special guest Hendrik Meurkens gave an engaging musical performance ...
Nicole Stella Releases New Album "New Day Unplugged"
Nicole Stella is a young songwriter, known for her debut album New Day, a collection of original songs inspired by many different influences, ranging from Joni Mitchell's early folksongs to the jazz echoes in Tori Amos's work.
With minimalistic arrangements (where the voice stands out through acoustic ...
World's Only Big Jazz Band For Kids, Kinderjazz Releases 7th Album, "Teddy Bear's Picnic"
the world's only big band/jazz ensemble for kids, Kinderjazz has released their seventh album, Teddy Bear's Picnic. The family-friendly album is available through the group's website at http://www.kinderjazz.com, as well as CD Baby, itunes, amazon and all major online music retailers. The Australian-based ...
Herb Alpert's 'Come Fly With Me' Hits #2 On Billboard's Contemporary Jazz Chart
Herb Alpert's new 'Come Fly With Me' continues the legendary musicians' recent success on the charts. When the album was released on September 25, it debuted at #3 on the Billboard's Contemporary Jazz Chart and #7 on the Jazz Album Chart. Six weeks later, the album remains in the Contemporary Jazz Chart's ...
Legendary Organist Dr. Lonnie Smith Returns To Blue Note For First Album Since 1970
Dr. Lonnie Smith is set to release his first Blue Note album in 45 years with the January 29 release of Evolution. The album marks the return of the legendary Hammond B-3 organ master to the label where he first made a name for himself in the late 1960s, first as a sideman with saxophonist Lou Donaldson ...
Pat Metheny And Christian McBride Join The Educational Venture "Reba To The Rescue"
Reba To The Rescue is a layered learning enterprise aimed at helping to educate Pre K-K children. Kids can now have fun and learn at the same time. Reba to the Rescue® has an App, available in Apple and Android formats, and learning videos which are available in English and Spanish with a Japanese ...
New "Jazz At La Montana Rusa" CD Is Where Creativity Meets Improvisation
A new expertly-curated compilation titled "Jazz at La Montaña Rusa" showcasing a wonderful roster of talented musicians is now available on CD (Amazon) in addition to a wide array of digital music stores.
Title - Jazz at La Montaña Rusa
Release Date: 10 November 2015
Featured Artists - Hugo ...
Blue Note To Release Benefit Album "Detroit Jazz City"
Blue Note Records has announced the December 4 release of Detroit Jazz City, a compilation album that simultaneously spotlights the past and present of one of America's great jazz cities while also serving as a benefit album for the organization Focus: HOPE. All proceeds from the album will be donated ...
Dr. John, Cyril Neville, Jerome Chazen & Robert F. Smith To Be Honored By Louis Armstrong House Museum At Annual Gala
Louis Armstrong House Museum today announced that Dr. John, music icon; Cyril Neville, legendary musician and activist; Jerome Chazen, Chairman of Chazen Capital Partners, Chairman Emeritus of Liz Claiborne, Inc. and Trustee of the Louis Armstrong House Museum; and Robert F. Smith, Founder, Chairman ...
Coming Ashore: Allison Crowe And Band With Recordings And Concert Joy
Islander Allison Crowe (vocals, piano, guitar, fiddle, bodhran) and bandmates Billie Woods (guitar, vox), Lin Lin (cello, vox), and Dave Baird (bass) bring their singular hybrid of Canadiana, Celtic, jazz, roots, folk, soul and original rock to mainland Canada with a concert at Vancouver's St. James ...
Arts Brookfield Decks Downtown LA With Holiday Concerts At FIGat7th
Downtowners can enjoy free weekly concerts featuring contemporary Los Angeles musicians performing original music and a few surprise holiday covers during Holiday Sessions at FIGat7th. The weekly concerts kick off at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, December 4th with the soulful sounds of international jazz musician ...
Fine Arts Association In Fort Dodge, Iowa Announces Events Including Holiday Concerts And Plays To Close Out The 2015 Season
"We continue to add networking mediums that will assist us in keeping our community in touch with the arts and to expand the awareness of the diversity in our region," says Susan Ahlers Leman, President of the Fort Dodge Fine Arts Association.
Humbly starting in 1985 with a paper calendar of events ...
The Checkout - Live At Berklee Features Victor Prieto, Reimagining The Sound Of Jazz Accordion
Famed New York area radio station WBGO Jazz 88.3 FM/WBGO.org, NPR Music, and Berklee are teaming up to present the fifth year of the Checkout - Live at Berklee. The series brings critically acclaimed, New York-based Berklee alumni back to their alma mater for concerts in the Red Room @ Cafe 939 that ...
Story-Telling Guitarist Blake Aaron's Next Chapter May Be Of Grammy Nominations
In literary vernacular, soul-jazz guitarist Blake Aaron's "Soul Stories" is a gripping page turner. "Europa," the latest single issued from his fifth album, is quickly conquering the country after scoring airplay on SiriusXM and over 40 radio stations on the first day of release, vaulting the single ...
The Jazz Network Worldwide Introduces Internationally Acclaimed Jazz Artist, Vocalist Sharon Marie Cline To Worldwide Jazz Stages For The 2016/17 Calendar
I've decided that my voice is my passport and my new mantra for 2016 is "have voice, will travel!
For the past decade Sharon Marie has blazed the trail of exclusive jazz venues across the country with The Bad Boyz of Jazz. A seasoned veteran on stage, Sharon captivates audiences with her soulfully ...
Esperanza Spalding Presents Emily's D+Evolution
Esperanza Spalding Presents Emily's D+Evolution; last night she shared a new song "One" via a television performance on Jimmy Kimmel Live, as part of his special weeklong broadcast from Brooklyn's Academy of Music (BAM). "One" is now available on all digital platforms.
Emily's D+Evolution is a ...
Jazz Vocalist Carol Duboc Arranges New Single To Be On Grammys' "Wavelength"
Carol Duboc and seminal contemporary jazz keyboardist Jeff Lorber wrote "Wavelength" about being in simpatico and now the pair hopes the second single from the jazz singer-songwriter's newly released "Colored Glasses" album is in perfect attunement with GRAMMY® voters. The danceable pick-me-up shipped ...
SMLC And SFJAZZ "Rock With You" Via Cenic's Calren
The Corporation for Education Network Initiatives in California (CENIC) is proud to announce its participation in the Music of Michael Jackson, a live-streamed jazz concert of the award-winning SFJAZZ Collective on Saturday, October 24th. Visitors to the Peninsula Library System's San Mateo County Library ...
The Jazz Network Worldwide Platform Is Proud To Introduce Dan Papirany To The Jazz Community And Beyond
Dan Papirany discovered Bill Evans and Keith Jarrett's piano playing early in his musical career, leading him to chose the piano of choice as his musical instrument. He vividly remembers a quote from drummer Peter Erskine, "play what you mean and mean what you play"-for this quote opened up a whole ...
Jazz Singer Anna Danes Set To Take The Stage At Leonard Simpson's 8th Annual "10 Best Dressed Awards" On October 23, 2015
On Friday, October 23, celebrated Jazz singer and songwriter Anna Danes will take the stage as a featured performer at Leonard Simpson's "10 Best Dressed Awards" at the Omni La Costa Resort and Spa in Carlsbad, CA. The signature gala benefits the Moyer Foundation and is presented by Fashion Forward.
The Jessica Stuart Few Brings Masterclasses And Show To Beijing's DDC
Canadian indie folk-jazz power trio The Jessica Stuart Few will embark on its debut tour of China this fall with events at Beijing's DDC (Dusk to Dawn Club) on Sunday, November 8th. Starting at 3pm, bandleader Jessica Stuart will present three master classes called "Koto Talk," "Rhythm & Groove" and ...
Grammy-Winning Jazz Pianist Raises The Bar On Online Music Lessons
The wait is over! ArtistWorks announces that Jazz piano lessons with multi-Grammy and Emmy award winning jazz pianist, George Whitty are now available to online music students worldwide.
George Whitty's discography includes more than 100 CDs as a producer or musician, and he has made hundreds of ...
Art Pepper's 'LTVE At Fat Tuesday' Coming Via Elemental Music
Art Pepper Live at Fat Tuesday's features five extended live performances at the famed New York jazz club from the spring of 1981, Pepper's most fertile period since his re-emergence onto the music scene in the mid-1970s, after years in prison and rehabilitation from drug addiction. Recorded April 15, ...
Klazz- Ma-Tazz To Play The City Winery In New York City
Violinist Ben Sutin and his septet Klazz-Ma-Tazz will bring their unique blend of jazz and klezmer music to New York's acclaimed music/culinary venue, The City Winery, on November 29, 2015 (11:00 a.m. Brunch). This Thanksgiving event is part of the Winery's Klezmer Brunch series, and follows the release ...
Jamaican Roots Color Darren Barrett's "Trumpet Vibes"
Trumpeter Darren Barrett proudly wears his Jamaican ancestry on his musical sleeve as well as on the album sleeve of "Trumpet Vibes," his seventh album that will be released November 20 on the dB Studios label. Decorated in the distinctive green, yellow and black colors of the Jamaican flag, the award-winning ...
Sound Pressure Laboratory Debuts Space Jazz At The Garberville Theatre
Sound Pressure Labs invites the press to Garberville Theatre for the debut of SPACE JAZZ on October 16, a live analog-electronic 3-D sound experience with accompanying lasers, lights and videos. It is a multimedia incorporation of sight and sound.
Be one of the first to experience Sound Pressure ...
Mitchell Coleman Jr. Releases "Secrets" - The Ultimate Smooth Jazz Experience
Sheer musical elegance is embraced by master musicians Mitchell Coleman Jr. and Deron Johnson on the newly released jazz single "Secrets".
The two widely recognized jazz musicians come together to fuse individual styles and the result is one unforgettable high quality musical experience. Even though ...
Distinguished Jazz Musician And University Of San Francisco Performing Arts Instructor Releases New Edition Of Celebrated Literary Offering
Brilliant San Francisco Bay Area musician, composer, bandleader and educator, Dr. Pascal Bokar Thiam, was overwhelmed by the extraordinary success that his book received upon first publication. As all information contained in the widely-received "From Timbuktu to the Mississippi Delta: How West African ...