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BIO: Chico Hamilton, a subtle and creative drummer, will probably always be better known for the series of quintets that he led during 1955-1965 and for his ability as a talent scout than for his fine drum... (read more...)

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Jazz Guitar Icon Larry Coryell Releases New 3CD Box Of Live Recordings Jazz Guitar Icon Larry Coryell Releases New 3CD Box Of Live Recordings
by BWW News Desk - July 10, 2015

One of the most respected and celebrated jazz fusion guitarists of his generation, Larry Coryell presents a brand new triple disc box set of unreleased live performances.... (more...)
John Abercrombie Quartet, Anika Larsen with Jessie Mueller and More Set for Week of 3/23 at Birdland John Abercrombie Quartet, Anika Larsen with Jessie Mueller and More Set for Week of 3/23 at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - March 13, 2015

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its lineup for March 23 - March 29, featuring the John Abercrombie Quartet, Anika Larsen with Jessie Mueller & Jerrod Spector, Barbara Carroll, Peter Mazza and more. Scroll down for details!... (more...)
Mike Stern & Bill Evans Band, BEAUTIFUL's Anika Larsen and More Set for Birdland Next Month Mike Stern & Bill Evans Band, BEAUTIFUL's Anika Larsen and More Set for Birdland Next Month
by BWW News Desk - February 13, 2015

Birdland Jazz Club just announced its March 2015 schedule, featuring Mike Stern and Bill Evans Band, Barbara Carroll, John Abercrombie Quartet, Sheila Jordan with the Steve Kuhn Trio, Kevin Mahogany, Anika Larsen featuring Jessie Mueller and Jarrod Spector, Jim Caruso's Cast Party, and more. Scroll ... (more...)
Elephant Revival To Welcome Spring With U.S. Tour Dates Elephant Revival To Welcome Spring With U.S. Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - February 12, 2014

Colorado-based Elephant Revival is looking forward to spring, which the band will greet with a series of West Coast-to-Midwest tour dates in support of their acclaimed new album, These Changing Skies.... (more...)
Legendary Jazz Drummer Chico Hamilton Passes Away at 92 Legendary Jazz Drummer Chico Hamilton Passes Away at 92
by BWW News Desk - November 26, 2013

Legendary drummer and NEA Jazz Master Foreststorn 'Chico' Hamilton died on Monday, November 25, 2013, in New York City at the age of 92.... (more...)
Sabrina Lastman Quintet Plays the Met Room Tonight Sabrina Lastman Quintet Plays the Met Room Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2013

The SABRINA LASTMAN QUINTET is set to play The Metropolitan Room tonight, November 8, 2013 at 9:30 PM. The Met Room is located at 34 West 22 Street, New York, NY.... (more...)
Sabrina Lastman Quintet to Play the Met Room, 11/8 Sabrina Lastman Quintet to Play the Met Room, 11/8
by BWW News Desk - October 18, 2013

The SABRINA LASTMAN QUINTET is set to play The Metropolitan Room on Friday, November 8, 2013 at 9:30 PM. The Met Room is located at 34 West 22 Street, New York, NY.... (more...)
SummerStage to Present BEACONS OF JAZZ, Matt Wilson, BIRD IS THE WORD and More, 8/23-25 SummerStage to Present BEACONS OF JAZZ, Matt Wilson, BIRD IS THE WORD and More, 8/23-25
by BWW News Desk - August 15, 2013

On Wednesday, August 21, The Charlie Parker Jazz Festival at SummerStage presents 'Beacons of Jazz' - A Full Length Film Screening. The FREE SHOW will take place at The New School for Jazz & Contemporary Music, located at 55 W. 13th Street, 5th floor. Showtime: 6:30PM - 8:30PM - Seating is First Com... (more...)
NYC's Charlie Parker Jazz Festival Set for 8/21-25; Full Schedule Announced NYC's Charlie Parker Jazz Festival Set for 8/21-25; Full Schedule Announced
by BWW News Desk - August 13, 2013

City Parks Foundation proudly announces the 21st edition of the beloved late summer jazz favorite, the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival. In the world of modern music, few figures loom as large or cast as long a shadow as saxophonist Charlie Parker, best known as "Bird" (short for "Yardbird") to generati... (more...)
New Jazz Film NIGHT BIRD SONG: THE THOMAS CHAPIN STORY Launches Kickstarter Campaign New Jazz Film NIGHT BIRD SONG: THE THOMAS CHAPIN STORY Launches Kickstarter Campaign
by Movies News Desk - February 16, 2013

Emmy-winning filmmaker Stephanie J. Castillo is running a 45-day global fundraising campaign at Kickstarter.com to raise $50,000 to begin shooting her feature-length documentary film, NIGHT BIRD SONG: THE THOMAS CHAPIN STORY this summer. The shoot locations will include the New York City area, New J... (more...)
SHUGGIE OTIS 'Inspiraton Information'  to Be Released 4/16; Tour Dates Announced SHUGGIE OTIS 'Inspiraton Information' to Be Released 4/16; Tour Dates Announced
by BWW News Desk - January 04, 2013

INSPIRATION INFORMATION/ WINGS OF LOVE, a brilliant restoration personally supervised by Shuggie, arrives as a double-CD set on April 16, 2013, through Epic/Legacy, a division of SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT.... (more...)
Chico Hamilton Releases New CD REVELATION 9/27 Chico Hamilton Releases New CD REVELATION 9/27
by BWW News Desk - September 27, 2011

The sage drummer/bandleader and NEA Jazz Master Foreststorn 'Chico' Hamilton is slated to premiere 28 tracks on a trio of releases this Fall 2011 - marking the legend's 90th birthday on September 20th.... (more...)
Commitment Celebrates Commitment, the Complete Recordings, 1981-1983
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2011

COMMITMENT IN CONCERT CELEBRATING- Commitment: The Complete Recordings 1981/1983 Will Connell Jr. (flute, alto saxophone, bass clarinet), Jason Kao Hwang (violin, viola). Zen Matsuura - drum set, William Parker - string bass... (more...)
Commitment Celebrates Commitment, the Complete Recordings, 1981-1983
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2011

COMMITMENT IN CONCERT CELEBRATING- Commitment: The Complete Recordings 1981/1983 Will Connell Jr. (flute, alto saxophone, bass clarinet), Jason Kao Hwang (violin, viola). Zen Matsuura - drum set, William Parker - string bass... (more...)
Commitment Celebrates Commitment, the Complete Recordings, 1981-1983 Commitment Celebrates Commitment, the Complete Recordings, 1981-1983
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2011

COMMITMENT IN CONCERT CELEBRATING- Commitment: The Complete Recordings 1981/1983 Will Connell Jr. (flute, alto saxophone, bass clarinet), Jason Kao Hwang (violin, viola). Zen Matsuura - drum set, William Parker - string bass... (more...)











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