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Jazz trumpeter Maurice 'Mobetta' Brown Announces New Album ft. Talib Kweli Jazz trumpeter Maurice 'Mobetta' Brown Announces New Album ft. Talib Kweli
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

Contemporary Jazz trumpeter/MC/Producer Maurice 'Mobetta' Brown has been mentored by the great Wynton Marsalis. This renaissance man has played alongside legends Santigold, Wyclef Jean, Santana, John Legend, and more.... (more...)
Crested Butte Music Festival Kicks Off Season with Fiddler Mark O'Connor, NYC DJ Johnny Dynell, and Vocal Concerts Crested Butte Music Festival Kicks Off Season with Fiddler Mark O'Connor, NYC DJ Johnny Dynell, and Vocal Concerts
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

The Crested Butte Music Festival (CBMF) in the picturesque mountains of Colorado kicks off its 21st season with the first performances of the summer. CBMF's season, entitled “Identity Unmasked,” will explore identity and its revelation or masking. The Crested Butte Opera Studio vocalists showcase th... (more...)
Maurice 'Mobetta' Brown Brings His Signature Jazz Sound on the Road Maurice 'Mobetta' Brown Brings His Signature Jazz Sound on the Road
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2017

The trumpet: a famed instrument in the industry that is independently unique as it is clairvoyantly charming. Takes a certain kind person to exude the same personality that this piece of brass presents. Enter: Maurice “Mobetta” Brown.... (more...)
High School Jazz Students Join #UNITEDWESWING Parade to Preserve Funding for Arts Education Programs Nationwide High School Jazz Students Join #UNITEDWESWING Parade to Preserve Funding for Arts Education Programs Nationwide
by BWW News Desk - May 08, 2017

On Friday, May 12th, more than 300 high school jazz musicians, band directors and parents will be joined by world-renowned musician and Jazz at Lincoln Center's Managing and Artistic Director Wynton Marsalis, as well as musicians and community members, for #UnitedWeSwing, a “Second Line” Parade from... (more...)
Gabrielle Stravelli to Celebrate New Album DREAM AGO at Pangea Gabrielle Stravelli to Celebrate New Album DREAM AGO at Pangea
by BWW News Desk - May 08, 2017

Gabrielle Stravelli - the celebrated pop/jazz vocalist and songwriter called an "outstanding singer" by The Wall Street Journal and "hotter than the equator" by The Village Voice - will celebrate her recent album Dream Ago at Pangea (178 Second Avenue in New York) on Friday, June 9 at 7:00 PM. ... (more...)
Maurice Mobetta Brown to Celebrate Release of 'Stand Up' with Talib Kweli Maurice Mobetta Brown to Celebrate Release of 'Stand Up' with Talib Kweli
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2017

Grammy Award-winning trumpet player Maurice “Mobetta” Brown is no stranger to working with some of the most talented musicians in the world. He was mentored by the iconic Wynton Marsalis, arranged the horn section for Tedeschi Trucks Bands' 2011 Grammy award-winning album Revelator and has played al... (more...)
Blue Note Jazz Festival Announces 2017 Lineup Blue Note Jazz Festival Announces 2017 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2017

With over 100 events in 10 venues throughout New York City, the 2017 Blue Note Jazz Festival returns June 1 through 30.... (more...)
Victor Goines to Perform with the NYYS Jazz Band at Lincoln Center Victor Goines to Perform with the NYYS Jazz Band at Lincoln Center
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2017

Saxophonist and clarinetist Victor Goines joins director Andy Clausen and the New York Youth Symphony Jazz Band for its season finale on Sunday, May 7th at the Appel Room at Jazz at Lincoln Center at 3:30pm.... (more...)
Little Steven & the Disciples of Soul to Tape Front and Center Episode at Asbury Park Music & Film Festival Little Steven & the Disciples of Soul to Tape Front and Center Episode at Asbury Park Music & Film Festival
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2017

The 2017 Asbury Park Music & Film Festival has announced that Little Steven & The Disciples of Soul have added an additional performance on Friday, April 21 at 4:00 p.m. at the House of Independents in Asbury Park, NJ for a live episode of the public television live music series Front and Center.... (more...)
Bergen Performing Arts Center Presents JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER ORCHESTRA WITH WYNTON MARSALIS Bergen Performing Arts Center Presents JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER ORCHESTRA WITH WYNTON MARSALIS
by BWW News Desk - March 29, 2017

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis on May 3 at 8 p.m. Tickets are available atwww.ticketmaster.com or by calling bergenPAC's Box Office at 201.227.1030.... (more...)
Charnett Moffett  w/ Pharoah Sanders, Stanley Jordan Marks 30 Years of History on New Album Charnett Moffett w/ Pharoah Sanders, Stanley Jordan Marks 30 Years of History on New Album
by BWW News Desk - March 28, 2017

2017 marks 30 years since bassist extraordinaire Charnett Moffett burst onto the scene with his Blue Note debut, Net Man.... (more...)
75 Talented Young Artists Set for YoungArts' Week-Long NYC Intensive 75 Talented Young Artists Set for YoungArts' Week-Long NYC Intensive
by BWW News Desk - March 27, 2017

The National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts)'s 2017 YoungArts New York program will take place from April 25 to 30 and will offer approximately 75 of this year's YoungArts Winners - some of the country's most talented artists ages 15 to 18 years old - life-changing opportunities to learn, connect a... (more...)
Cyrus Plays Elvis Presley in the 2016-2017 Hot Jazz Series Cyrus Plays Elvis Presley in the 2016-2017 Hot Jazz Series
by BWW News Desk - March 21, 2017

Chestnut's idea to connect between Elvis and Jazz is based on the Blues, Country and Gospel influences that are evident in Elvis's music. Presley's greatest hits receive exceptional interpretations by Chestnut who is known by his Jazz, Gospel and Bop styled improvisation skills – ones which he acqui... (more...)
Newly Discovered Louis Armstrong Recordings Collector's Edition Now Available Newly Discovered Louis Armstrong Recordings Collector's Edition Now Available
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2017

Louis Armstrong was one of the most recognizable men in the world. His smile, his voice, his trumpet all set the standard for the one true American art form called “jazz.”... (more...)
Tynan Davis to Celebrate Self-Titled Debut Album at Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola Tynan Davis to Celebrate Self-Titled Debut Album at Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola
by BWW News Desk - March 14, 2017

Tynan Davis (The Phantom of the Opera North American Tour, Abyssinian Mass with Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra) recently released her self-titled debut album, TYNAN.... (more...)
Saxophonist, Singer, and Composer Grace Kelly Comes to Jazz Café Today Saxophonist, Singer, and Composer Grace Kelly Comes to Jazz Café Today
by BWW News Desk - March 10, 2017

Saxophonist, singer, and composer Grace Kelly plays with the heart and passion of an old soul yet with the genre-bending zest and energy of a 24-year-old. And Jazz Café is proud to host this young phenom, for two shows at 8:00PM and 10:00 PM, today, March 10th.... (more...)
Sigourney Weaver, Danny Burstein, Laura Osnes and More Honor Lincoln Center's 2017 Emerging Artists Tonight Sigourney Weaver, Danny Burstein, Laura Osnes and More Honor Lincoln Center's 2017 Emerging Artists Tonight
by BWW News Desk - March 01, 2017

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts announced today its second class of Emerging Artists, recognizing diverse talents, from a visionary filmmaker to world-class musicians to a singer-songwriter currently starring on Broadway.... (more...)
All-Star SFJAZZ Collective Tribute to Miles Davis Concludes Miller Theatre's Jazz Series, 4/1 All-Star SFJAZZ Collective Tribute to Miles Davis Concludes Miller Theatre's Jazz Series, 4/1
by BWW News Desk - February 28, 2017

Some of the biggest names on the jazz circuit-including Miller audience favorites Warren Wolf and Miguel Zenon-come together to form the inimitable collective SFJAZZ. This touring program celebrates one of the genre's greats: Miles Davis. The band's explorations of this rich repertoire make it feel ... (more...)
Saxophonist, Singer, and Composer Grace Kelly Comes to Jazz Café 3/10 Saxophonist, Singer, and Composer Grace Kelly Comes to Jazz Café 3/10
by BWW News Desk - February 22, 2017

Saxophonist, singer, and composer Grace Kelly plays with the heart and passion of an old soul yet with the genre-bending zest and energy of a 24-year-old. And Jazz Café is proud to host this young phenom, for two shows at 8:00PM and 10:00 PM, on Friday, March 10th.... (more...)
YoungArts Kicks Off 2017 Miami Regional Program Tonight YoungArts Kicks Off 2017 Miami Regional Program Tonight
by BWW News Desk - February 21, 2017

The National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts) recently announced details for its 2017 regional programs, including a new long-term institutional partnership with the Center for the Art of Performance at University of California Los Angeles (CAP UCLA) that represents YoungArts' deepening roots in the... (more...)
Highlights In Jazz to Present WOMEN IN JAZZ  at Tribeca Performing Arts Center Highlights In Jazz to Present WOMEN IN JAZZ at Tribeca Performing Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

Jack Kleinsinger's Highlights In Jazz, New York's longest running jazz concert series, continues its record breaking 45th season at 8:00 PM on Thursday, April 6, 2017 at the Tribeca Performing Arts Center Borough of Manhattan Community College, 199 Chambers Street, New York City, with a special Wome... (more...)
Sigourney Weaver, Danny Burstein, Laura Osnes and More Will Honor Lincoln Center's 2017 Emerging Artists Sigourney Weaver, Danny Burstein, Laura Osnes and More Will Honor Lincoln Center's 2017 Emerging Artists
by BWW News Desk - February 15, 2017

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts announced today its second class of Emerging Artists, recognizing diverse talents, from a visionary filmmaker to world-class musicians to a singer-songwriter currently starring on Broadway.... (more...)
Adele, Beyonce Among Winners of 59th Annual GRAMMY AWARDS; Full List! Adele, Beyonce Among Winners of 59th Annual GRAMMY AWARDS; Full List!
by TV News Desk - February 13, 2017

A diverse all-star lineup of GRAMMY Award nominees, GRAMMY winners, entertainers and film and TV stars took stage last ight for THE 59TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS... (more...)
YoungArts Announces 2017 Los Angeles, Miami and New York Regional Programs YoungArts Announces 2017 Los Angeles, Miami and New York Regional Programs
by BWW News Desk - February 06, 2017

The National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts) today announced details for its 2017 regional programs, including a new long-term institutional partnership with the Center for the Art of Performance at University of California Los Angeles (CAP UCLA) that represents YoungArts' deepening roots in the ar... (more...)
Marcus Roberts Trio to Make Miller Theatre Jazz Series Debut This Winter Marcus Roberts Trio to Make Miller Theatre Jazz Series Debut This Winter
by BWW News Desk - February 04, 2017

Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts continues its 2016-17 Jazz series with the Marcus Roberts Trio - featuring Marcus Roberts, piano; Rodney Jordan, bass; and Jason Marsalis, drums - on Today, February 4, 2017, 8:00 p.m. at the Miller Theatre (2960 Broadway at 116th Street). ... (more...)






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