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BIO: Robert "Bobby" McFerrin, Jr. (born March 11, 1950) is a versatile American vocalist and conductor. He is best known for his 1988 hit song "Don't Worry, Be Happy". He is a ten-time Grammy Award winner.... (read more...)

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Women of the World to Perform in University of Saint Joseph's 'Chapel Series' Women of the World to Perform in University of Saint Joseph's 'Chapel Series'
by BWW News Desk - November 10, 2016

The Autorino Center for the Arts at the University of Saint Joseph will present the 2nd Annual Chapel Series - a choral-focused concert in The Connor Chapel.... (more...)
Women of the World to Perform in University of Saint Joseph's 'Chapel Series' Women of the World to Perform in University of Saint Joseph's 'Chapel Series'
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2016

The Autorino Center for the Arts at the University of Saint Joseph will present the 2nd Annual Chapel Series - a choral-focused concert in The Connor Chapel.... (more...)
Christine Andreas, Jarrod Spector & Kelli Barrett Among 31st Annual BISTRO AWARD Winners; Gala Tonight! Christine Andreas, Jarrod Spector & Kelli Barrett Among 31st Annual BISTRO AWARD Winners; Gala Tonight!
by BWW News Desk - March 08, 2016

Legendary jazz singer and lyricist Jon Hendricks, dubbed 'The Poet Laureate of Jazz,' celebrated jazz vocalist and actress Annie Ross, and acclaimed jazz singer Janis Siegel are among the artists who will be honored at the 31st Annual Bistro Awards gala tonight, March 8 at 6:30 pm at the Gotham Come... (more...)
Christine Andreas, Jarrod Spector & Kelli Barrett Among 31st Annual BISTRO AWARD Winners Christine Andreas, Jarrod Spector & Kelli Barrett Among 31st Annual BISTRO AWARD Winners
by BWW News Desk - February 02, 2016

Legendary jazz singer and lyricist Jon Hendricks, dubbed 'The Poet Laureate of Jazz,' celebrated jazz vocalist and actress Annie Ross, and acclaimed jazz singer Janis Siegel are among the artists who will be honored at the 31st Annual Bistro Awards gala on Tuesday, March 8 at 6:30 pm at the Gotham C... (more...)
The Filharmonic A Cappella Group Performs at the VPAC Tonight The Filharmonic A Cappella Group Performs at the VPAC Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 21, 2015

Filipino-American artist The Filharmonic will be featured in the 2015-2016 season of the Valley Performing Arts Center. The vibrant contemporary a capella group joins the ranks of Linda Ronstadt, Bobby McFerrin, Megan Hilty and Lea Salonga as being part of this season.... (more...)
The Filharmonic A Cappella Group to Perform at the VPAC, 11/21 The Filharmonic A Cappella Group to Perform at the VPAC, 11/21
by BWW News Desk - October 02, 2015

Filipino-American artist The Filharmonic will be featured in the 2015-2016 season of the Valley Performing Arts Center. The vibrant contemporary a capella group joins the ranks of Linda Ronstadt, Bobby McFerrin, Megan Hilty and Lea Salonga as being part of this season.... (more...)
Vocalist Nicolas Bearde & Pianist, Composer Nat Adderley Jr. Hit the Jazz Trail Vocalist Nicolas Bearde & Pianist, Composer Nat Adderley Jr. Hit the Jazz Trail
by BWW News Desk - September 02, 2015

Nicolas Bearde, a renowned jazz singer of remarkable depth, range and technique, with a compelling musical style has won acclaim from critics and jazz audiences worldwide.... (more...)
Laurie Antonioli's 'Varuna' Set for Release Next Month Laurie Antonioli's 'Varuna' Set for Release Next Month
by BWW News Desk - August 25, 2015

Since returning to her native Bay Area in 2006 from a period of living and working in Europe, vocalist Laurie Antonioli has concentrated her creative energies on her American Dreams band, which backed her on last year's breakthrough Origin Records release 'Songs of Shadow, Songs of Light.' For her n... (more...)
Beres Hammond & Monty Alexander Play NJPAC Tonight Beres Hammond & Monty Alexander Play NJPAC Tonight
by BWW News Desk - July 31, 2015

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening with Beres Hammond, Jamaica's undisputed king of "lovers rock" and one of reggae's most iconic stars, is joined by revered jazz pianist Monty Alexander, whose five-decade career has included collaborations with Frank Sinatra, Milt Jackson... (more...)
Beres Hammond & Monty Alexander to Play NJPAC, 7/31 Beres Hammond & Monty Alexander to Play NJPAC, 7/31
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2015

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening with Beres Hammond, Jamaica's undisputed king of “lovers rock” and one of reggae's most iconic stars, is joined by revered jazz pianist Monty Alexander, whose five-decade career has included collaborations with Frank Sinatra, Milt Jackson... (more...)
Seattle Bio-Statistician-Turned-Musician Performs in Concert Tonight at LHPAI Seattle Bio-Statistician-Turned-Musician Performs in Concert Tonight at LHPAI
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2015

On the heels of his two recent sold out local concerts (Pocket Theater, Rendezvous) Do Peterson (pronounced 'dew') is going BIG. He hosts his 2015 summer concert and upcoming album release celebration at Seattle's historic Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute.... (more...)
Karrin Allyson to Release 'MANY A NEW DAY' in September Karrin Allyson to Release 'MANY A NEW DAY' in September
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2015

Four-time Grammy nominee, singer/pianist Karrin Allyson, has confirmed the 9/18 release of 'Many a New Day (Karrin Allyson Sings Rodgers & Hammerstein)'. The 14-song collection features Allyson's romantic, sly and swinging take on songs that have become part of our cultural fabric, from 'Oh, What a ... (more...)
Seattle Bio-Statistician-Turned-Musician to Perform 7/11 Concert at LHPAI Seattle Bio-Statistician-Turned-Musician to Perform 7/11 Concert at LHPAI
by BWW News Desk - June 24, 2015

On the heels of his two recent sold out local concerts (Pocket Theater, Rendezvous) Do Peterson (pronounced 'dew') is going BIG. He hosts his 2015 summer concert and upcoming album release celebration at Seattle's historic Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute.... (more...)
James Conlon, Harry Connick Jr., PORGY AND BESS, 50 Premieres, Sheryl Crow, Emerson Quartet and More Set for Ravinia's 2015 Season James Conlon, Harry Connick Jr., PORGY AND BESS, 50 Premieres, Sheryl Crow, Emerson Quartet and More Set for Ravinia's 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2015

Ravinia's 2015 season, jam-packed with more than 120 events from tonight, June 16 through Sept. 10, features 60 artist debuts and 55 classical works never before performed at Ravinia. More than 35 programs will feature works by new and 20th-century composers.... (more...)
Jazz Vocalist Ellen Johnson's New Recording 'Form & formless' Out Today Jazz Vocalist Ellen Johnson's New Recording 'Form & formless' Out Today
by BWW News Desk - June 09, 2015

'So much of life, like music, is the art of listening and responding,' said west coast vocalist Ellen Johnson about her conceptual new recording, Form & formless, slated for release by Vocal Visions Records today, June 9, 2015.... (more...)
Blue Note Records Exec Bruce Lundvall Dies at 79 Blue Note Records Exec Bruce Lundvall Dies at 79
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

Bruce Lundvall, former CEO of Blue Note Records who signed artists such as Herbie Hancock, Wynton Marsalis, Natalie Cole and Norah Jones, passed away today, May 19, 2015, due to complications from a long battle with Parkinson's disease. He was 79.... (more...)
Grammy Award Winner Kevin “K.O.” Olusola of Pentatonix Joins Yamaha Artist Roster Grammy Award Winner Kevin “K.O.” Olusola of Pentatonix Joins Yamaha Artist Roster
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2015

Yamaha announced that Kevin 'K.O.' Olusola, cellist and beat-boxer for the Grammy Award-winning vocal quintet Pentatonix, has joined the Yamaha Artist roster. He is currently playing an SVC-110SK Silent Cello on tour with the group.... (more...)
Jazz Vocalist Ellen Johnson's  New Recording 'Form & formless' Out 6/9 Jazz Vocalist Ellen Johnson's New Recording 'Form & formless' Out 6/9
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2015

'So much of life, like music, is the art of listening and responding,' said west coast vocalist Ellen Johnson about her conceptual new recording, Form & formless, slated for release by Vocal Visions Records on June 9, 2015.... (more...)
James Conlon, Harry Connick Jr., PORGY AND BESS, 50 Premieres, Sheryl Crow, Emerson Quartet and More Set for Ravinia's 2015 Season James Conlon, Harry Connick Jr., PORGY AND BESS, 50 Premieres, Sheryl Crow, Emerson Quartet and More Set for Ravinia's 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk - March 05, 2015

Ravinia's 2015 season, jam-packed with more than 120 events from June 16 through Sept. 10, was announced today by Ravinia President and CEO Welz Kauffman. The season features 60 artist debuts and 55 classical works never before performed at Ravinia. More than 35 programs will feature works by new an... (more...)
Kean Stage Welcomes Bobby McFerrin Tonight Kean Stage Welcomes Bobby McFerrin Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2014

Kean Stage will present ten-time Grammy Award-winner Bobby McFerrin in Wilkins Theatre tonight, November 8 at 7:30 p.m. McFerrin is an eternal seeker, always defying the music industry'­s practical impulse to pigeonhole artists. His diversity and range are incomparable.... (more...)
Red House Welcomes BowSmack This Weekend Red House Welcomes BowSmack This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2014

Red House Arts Center will welcome nationally known duo BowSmack who will perform this weekend, November 7th and 8th at 8pm in the Redhouse Theatre. BowSmack is the fusion of Mike Block's versatile cello playing with Tupac Mantilla's “anything goes” percussions approach, featuring explorations of P... (more...)
Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts Welcomes Bobby McFerrin Tonight Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts Welcomes Bobby McFerrin Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2014

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College will open its 60th Anniversary Season with a concert by 10-time Grammy winner Bobby McFerrin tonight, November 1, 2014 at 8pm. Best known for the global number one hit 'Don't Worry Be Happy,' Mr. McFerrin is a percussive, improvisational g... (more...)
Eric Benet, Hot Sardines and More Among New Shows at The Addition Eric Benet, Hot Sardines and More Among New Shows at The Addition
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2014

The Addition is saddened by the announcement of the passing of Manhattan Transfer lead singer, Tim Hauser. The club has also announced its new shows and more. Scroll down for details!... (more...)
Nano Stern, Kwame Binea, Anna Maria Jopek, Yemen Blues, Ibeyi and More to Bring the World to Joe's Pub This Fall Nano Stern, Kwame Binea, Anna Maria Jopek, Yemen Blues, Ibeyi and More to Bring the World to Joe's Pub This Fall
by BWW News Desk - October 24, 2014

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its world/international music lineup for Fall 2014. Details below!... (more...)
Red House to Welcome BowSmack, 11/7-8 Red House to Welcome BowSmack, 11/7-8
by BWW News Desk - October 23, 2014

Red House Arts Center will welcome nationally known duo BowSmack who will perform on November 7th and 8th at 8pm in the Redhouse Theatre. BowSmack is the fusion of Mike Block's versatile cello playing with Tupac Mantilla's “anything goes” percussions approach, featuring explorations of Pop music fr... (more...)






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