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Chick Corea & Herbie Hancock to Perform Together at Carnegie Hall, 4/9/2015Chick Corea & Herbie Hancock to Perform Together at Carnegie Hall, 4/9/2015
April 17, 2014

Carnegie Hall today announced that a duo performance by critically-acclaimed and award-winning pianists Chick Corea and Herbie Hancock has just been added to its 2014-2015 concert season. The performa... (more...)


Steve Kuhn Trio, Joey DeFrancesco Organ Quartet & More Set for Birdland Next MonthSteve Kuhn Trio, Joey DeFrancesco Organ Quartet & More Set for Birdland Next Month
April 15, 2014

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its May 2014 schedule, featuring Steve Kuhn Trio, Joey DeFrancesco Organ Quartet, Karrin Allyson, BOSSABRASIL Festival, and more. (more...)


Miller Theatre Concludes 2013-14 Composer Portraits Series with LIZA LIM TonightMiller Theatre Concludes 2013-14 Composer Portraits Series with LIZA LIM Tonight
April 10, 2014

Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts concludes the 2013-14 Composer Portraits series with the music of Australian composer, Liza Lim, featuring International Contemporary Ensemble:... (more...)


Dianne Reeves to Headline 4th Annual Pittsburgh JazzLive International Festival, 6/20-22Dianne Reeves to Headline 4th Annual Pittsburgh JazzLive International Festival, 6/20-22
April 02, 2014

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust will present the fourth annual Pittsburgh JazzLive International Festival (PJLIF) on June 20-22, 2014. PJLIF will consist of three days of free jazz and jazz-influenced m... (more...)


Jazz at Lincoln Center with Wynton Marsalis Returns to Segerstrom Center TonightJazz at Lincoln Center with Wynton Marsalis Returns to Segerstrom Center Tonight
March 14, 2014

The world-renowned Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis arrives at Segerstrom Center for the Arts tonight, March 14 at 7:30 p.m. in Segerstrom Hall. (more...)


The Miller Theatre Concludes 2013-14 Composer Portraits Series with LIZA LIM, 4/10The Miller Theatre Concludes 2013-14 Composer Portraits Series with LIZA LIM, 4/10
March 10, 2014

Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts concludes the 2013-14 Composer Portraits series with the music of Australian composer, Liza Lim, featuring International Contemporary Ensemble:... (more...)


Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra to Perform Ella Fitzgerald Tribute, 2/26Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra to Perform Ella Fitzgerald Tribute, 2/26
February 01, 2014

'The best jazz repertory band in the country' (The New Yorker) honors The First Lady of Song-Ella Fitzgerald-by seizing a special moment in American history. Pulling original, little played arrangemen... (more...)


First Listen: Jon Batiste & Stay Human Featured on NPR Weekend EditionFirst Listen: Jon Batiste & Stay Human Featured on NPR Weekend Edition
January 03, 2014

In December, Jon Batiste and Stay Human were featured on NPR's Weekend Edition (more...)


Angelique Kidjo Announces Concert Tour Dates (Jan/Feb 2014)Angelique Kidjo Announces Concert Tour Dates (Jan/Feb 2014)
December 20, 2013

In January, Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Angélique Kidjo will release both an autobiography and an album of all-new material. (more...)


Christmas with the Celts, New Year's Eve Concert and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 1/12Christmas with the Celts, New Year's Eve Concert and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 1/12
December 17, 2013

Yoshi's San Francisco announces updated calendar for club and restaurant through January 5, plus new shows through March 2014. (more...)


Jazz at Lincoln Center with Wynton Marsalis to Return to Segerstrom Center, 3/14Jazz at Lincoln Center with Wynton Marsalis to Return to Segerstrom Center, 3/14
December 11, 2013

The world-renowned Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis arrives at Segerstrom Center for the Arts on Friday, March 14 at 7:30 p.m. in Segerstrom Hall. The much admired and critically ... (more...)


'Newport Jazz Festival(R): Now 60' Tour to Launch 2/8'Newport Jazz Festival(R): Now 60' Tour to Launch 2/8
December 11, 2013

In celebration of the 60th anniversary of the world-renowned Newport Jazz Festival (August 1-3, 2014), clarinetist/saxophonist Anat Cohen, vocalist/pianist Karrin Allyson, bassists Larry Grenadier and... (more...)


Yuna, Count Basie Orchestra, Brian McKnight and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 1/5Yuna, Count Basie Orchestra, Brian McKnight and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 1/5
December 10, 2013

Yoshi's San Francisco announces updated calendar for club and restaurant through January 5, plus new shows through March 2014. (more...)


The Claudettes to Release New Album Track, 'Big Sucker Punch'The Claudettes to Release New Album Track, 'Big Sucker Punch'
November 22, 2013

The Chicago-based duo's intrepid Yellow Dog Records debut, 'Infernal Piano Plot...HATCHED!' is a roller coaster through Otis Spann Chicago blues, Bobby Timmons soul-jazz, Vince Guaraldi impressionism ... (more...)


ITSNOTYOUITSME+THE KNELLS Release New Ep's Together TodayITSNOTYOUITSME+THE KNELLS Release New Ep's Together Today
November 19, 2013

The self-titled debut from The Knells (a new ensemble formed by composer/guitarist Andrew McKenna Lee) features Mivos String Quartet and more. (more...)


Fred Hughes Trio to Present 'A Tribute to Great Jazz Pianists' at The Ware Center, 11/22Fred Hughes Trio to Present 'A Tribute to Great Jazz Pianists' at The Ware Center, 11/22
November 11, 2013

On November 22 at 7:30 PM, The Ware Center, 42 North Prince Street, Lancaster, PA proudly presents its second in a yearlong series of jazz cabarets: 'Tribute to the Great Jazz Pianists' with the Fred ... (more...)


Chicago Jazz Orchestra Plays MILES AHEAD in Chicago Debut TodayChicago Jazz Orchestra Plays MILES AHEAD in Chicago Debut Today
November 03, 2013

Today, November 3rd at 3:00 p.m. at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance, the Chicago Jazz Orchestra, conducted by Jeff Lindberg, will present trumpeter Jon Faddis in the Chicago premiere of the Mil... (more...)


Chicago's The Claudettes Release Debut CD, 'Infernal Piano Plot...Hatched!'Chicago's The Claudettes Release Debut CD, 'Infernal Piano Plot...Hatched!'
November 02, 2013

From WFUV's Idiot's Delight (hosted by the legendary Vin Scelsa, who has been on the air in NYC for over 35 years) to Sirius XM's The Loft, to WXRT in Chicago to Bay-FM in New South Wales, Australia, ... (more...)


Salaam Releases Album TRAIN TO BASRA AND OTHER STORIES TodaySalaam Releases Album TRAIN TO BASRA AND OTHER STORIES Today
October 29, 2013

A locomotive whistle sounds out across the desert, long and lonesome, and the engine gathers steam. Men ride on the roof of the carriage, their laughter spilling out into the night. Curled up on the l... (more...)


Pianist Brandon McCune Pays Tribute to Memphis Music Legend Mulgrew Miller at Luna Stage TonightPianist Brandon McCune Pays Tribute to Memphis Music Legend Mulgrew Miller at Luna Stage Tonight
October 27, 2013

A Tribute to Mulgrew Miller will continue Luna Stage's Music in the Moonlight Series with pianist Brandon McCune tonight, Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. Featuring Ameen Saleem on Bass and Cecil Brooks III on Drums... (more...)


Pianist Brandon McCune to Pay Tribute to Memphis Music Legend Mulgrew Miller at Luna Stage, 10/27Pianist Brandon McCune to Pay Tribute to Memphis Music Legend Mulgrew Miller at Luna Stage, 10/27
October 19, 2013

A Tribute to Mulgrew Miller will continue Luna Stage's Music in the Moonlight Series with pianist Brandon McCune on Sunday, Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. Featuring Ameen Saleem on Bass and Cecil Brooks III on Dru... (more...)


Eva Ayllon, Howard Hewett, Barbary Coast Burlesque and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 11/17Eva Ayllon, Howard Hewett, Barbary Coast Burlesque and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 11/17
October 16, 2013

Yoshi's San Francisco announces updated calendar for club and restaurant through November 17, plus new shows through January 2014. Details below! (more...)


All Nite Soul to Honor Barry Harris & Sheila Jordan, 10/13All Nite Soul to Honor Barry Harris & Sheila Jordan, 10/13
October 08, 2013

All Nite Soul, the Jazz Ministry at Saint Peter's will honor pianist Barry Harris and vocalist Sheila Jordan. All Nite Soul begins on Sunday, October 13 at 5 PM with Jazz Vespersand pianist/organist... (more...)


Salaam to Release Album TRAIN TO BASRA AND OTHER STORIES, 10/29; Tour Kicks Off TodaySalaam to Release Album TRAIN TO BASRA AND OTHER STORIES, 10/29; Tour Kicks Off Today
October 08, 2013

A locomotive whistle sounds out across the desert, long and lonesome, and the engine gathers steam. Men ride on the roof of the carriage, their laughter spilling out into the night. Curled up on the l... (more...)


ITSNOTYOUITSME+THE KNELLS Release New Ep's Together on 11/19ITSNOTYOUITSME+THE KNELLS Release New Ep's Together on 11/19
September 27, 2013

The self-titled debut from The Knells (a new ensemble formed by composer/guitarist Andrew McKenna Lee) features Mivos String Quartet and more. (more...)



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