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Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University to Kick Off BILLY STRAYHORN FESTIVAL, 9/4 Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University to Kick Off BILLY STRAYHORN FESTIVAL, 9/4
by BWW News Desk - August 26, 2015

The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University announces the programming for THE BILLY STRAYHORN FESTIVAL, September 4 - November 21, celebrating the 100th birthday of the late Billy Strayhorn. The Festival begins with the Chicago Jazz Festival, Friday, Sept. 4 in Millennium Park, continues at vario... (more...)
Music Legend Tony Bennett and Jazz Pianist Bill Charlap Record The Silver Lining: The Songs of Jerome Kern Music Legend Tony Bennett and Jazz Pianist Bill Charlap Record The Silver Lining: The Songs of Jerome Kern
by BWW News Desk - August 21, 2015

Columbia Records is proud to announce the release ofThe Silver Lining: The Songs of Jerome Kern, a new album from American musical legend Tony Bennett and acclaimed jazz pianist Bill Charlap, arriving Friday, September 25, 2015.... (more...)
FRONT AND CENTER to Continue CMA Songwriters Series with Darius Rucker and More FRONT AND CENTER to Continue CMA Songwriters Series with Darius Rucker and More
by TV News Desk - August 19, 2015

The critically-acclaimed television series "Front and Center" will film two brand-new episodes of the CMA Songwriters Series on Monday, Aug. 24 at Marathon Music Works in Nashville.... (more...)
15th Annual Beantown Jazz Festival Announces Lineup 15th Annual Beantown Jazz Festival Announces Lineup
by BWW News Desk - August 19, 2015

On September 26, music lovers of all ages will gather for the 15th annual Beantown Jazz Festival in Boston's historic South End - home to several legendary clubs during Boston's jazz heyday... (more...)
Jimi Hendrix Among Subjects of Showtime's Documentary Slate for Late 2015 Jimi Hendrix Among Subjects of Showtime's Documentary Slate for Late 2015
by TV News Desk - August 12, 2015

SHOWTIME is laying out an ambitious new documentary slate for late 2015. Scheduled for this fall are uncensored looks at such fascinating figures as Marlon Brando, Jimi Hendrix, Suge Knight, Barney Frank and Warren Jeffs... (more...)
Vocalist Nicki Parrott & Pianist Mark Shane Set for Morris Museum's Jazz Showcase Vocalist Nicki Parrott & Pianist Mark Shane Set for Morris Museum's Jazz Showcase
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2015

The Morris Museum continues its popular Jazz Showcase concert series with two performances in August 2015. On Monday, August 17, the Museum will welcome world-renowned double bassist and jazz vocalist Nicki Parrott. In addition, on Monday, August 24, pianist Mark Shane will return to the Bickford Th... (more...)
Janka Nabay to Play Two Shows in New York This Month Janka Nabay to Play Two Shows in New York This Month
by BWW News Desk - August 04, 2015

Sierra Leonean bubu master Janka Nabay and his band, The Bubu Gang, will play two New York shows, August 9 and August 19. Their shows will feature material from Nabay's first full-length album in the West, En Yay Sah (Luaka Bop, August 2012), which Pitchfork called a “powerfully modern, cosmopolitan... (more...)
Faith Prince, Joshua Bell & More Set for Arizona Musicfest 2016 Faith Prince, Joshua Bell & More Set for Arizona Musicfest 2016
by BWW News Desk - July 31, 2015

Arizona Musicfest announces the lineup for its 25th Anniversary year, with superstar violinist Joshua Bell to headline the 6 week-long music event.  ... (more...)
Pink Martini to Perform with the New York Pops, 8/7 Pink Martini to Perform with the New York Pops, 8/7
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2015

On August 7, Pink Martini will perform with New York Pops at its inaugural summer series at its new home, Forest Hills Stadium. The genre-defying Portland, Oregon-based band will feature lead singers China Forbes and Storm Large, alongside bandleader Thomas Lauderdale and several other instrumentali... (more...)
Marc Anthony's 'Cambio de Piel' Tour Ends Wraps Up Triumphant Marc Anthony's 'Cambio de Piel' Tour Ends Wraps Up Triumphant
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2015

Marc Anthony's 'Cambio de Piel' European tour wrapped up triumphant on Saturday, July 18, 2015 at the Ahoy Rotterdam in Rotterdam, Netherlands. According to post-tour reports, the Puerto Rican singer-songwriter's seven-city tour topped an attendance of more than 110,000 spectators from all around Eu... (more...)
United Ink Flight 915 Tattoo, Art, and Music Festival 2015 Set for 9/11-13 United Ink Flight 915 Tattoo, Art, and Music Festival 2015 Set for 9/11-13
by BWW News Desk - July 24, 2015

From Friday September 11th through Sunday September 13th at Long Island's Cradle of Aviation Museum, Charles Lindbergh Blvd, Garden City, NY 11530 you'll be able to join international artists from Italy, Russia, Japan, China, Sweden, UK and more alongside thousands of art, music, and tattoo lovers a... (more...)
Songs To Educate Announces 'Human Body School' CD Release Songs To Educate Announces 'Human Body School' CD Release
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2015

Each song comes with a downloadable kit including lyrics and chords, an instrumental version, an engaging lesson plan and dance choreography ideas. Many of the songs have videos as well... (more...)
Rob Makzem Revisits Synth-Pop Classic 'Don't You Want Me' Rob Makzem Revisits Synth-Pop Classic 'Don't You Want Me'
by BWW News Desk - July 16, 2015

10 years into life behind the decks -- Rob Makzem has become a refined talent both behind the mixer and in the studio where he's concocted his latest works. The Human League's definitive 'Don't You Want Me' was no doubt one of the most successful and memorable singles to come out of the golden age o... (more...)
Steve Wynn's ShowStoppers Debuts at Wynn Las Vegas Steve Wynn's ShowStoppers Debuts at Wynn Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Steve Wynn's ShowStoppers celebrated its grand opening on Saturday, Dec. 20 inside the Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas. The vibrant production dazzled audiences with its talented cast of 35 singers and dancers, backed by an on-stage 31-piece orchestra. ... (more...)
Segerstrom Center to Welcome Kurt Elling in ELLING SWINGS SINATRA, 2/27-28 Segerstrom Center to Welcome Kurt Elling in ELLING SWINGS SINATRA, 2/27-28
by BWW News Desk - December 08, 2014

One remarkable vocalist honors another when Grammy Award winner Kurt Elling pays homage to Frank Sinatra in Elling Swings Sinatra February 27 & 28 in Samueli Theater.... (more...)
Grammy Foundation to Present Annual Entertainment Law Initiative Luncheon Grammy Foundation to Present Annual Entertainment Law Initiative Luncheon
by BWW News Desk - December 08, 2014

The GRAMMY Foundation® will present the 17th Annual Entertainment Law Initiative® Luncheon & Scholarship Presentation featuring a keynote address by Rep. Jerrold Nadler... (more...)
New York City Electroacoustic Music Society Hosts Concert at Spectrum NYC Tonight New York City Electroacoustic Music Society Hosts Concert at Spectrum NYC Tonight
by BWW News Desk - December 05, 2014

The New York City Electroacoustic Music Society (NYCEMS) will present A Concert of Electroacoustic Music tonight, December 5 at 7:00 PM at Spectrum NYC, 121 Ludlow Street #2 in Manhattan.... (more...)
Slash To Be Honored With Les Paul Award at 30th Annual NAMM TEC Awards Slash To Be Honored With Les Paul Award at 30th Annual NAMM TEC Awards
by BWW News Desk - December 04, 2014

Iconic guitarist Slash will receive the prestigious Les Paul Award during the 30 th Annual NAMM Technical Excellence & Creativity Awards, to be held Saturday, January 24 in Anaheim, California. ... (more...)
'Santa Claus is Coming to Town' Tops ASCAP's List of Holiday Songs of the Century 'Santa Claus is Coming to Town' Tops ASCAP's List of Holiday Songs of the Century
by BWW News Desk - December 04, 2014

This year, ASCAP brings its 100th birthday celebration into the holiday season by unwrapping the top 30 ASCAP holiday songs of all time. Topping the list is 'Santa Claus Is Coming to Town,' written by Fred Coots and Haven Gillespie.... (more...)
Josh Groban Among Honorees for National YoungArts Foundation Backyard Ball Josh Groban Among Honorees for National YoungArts Foundation Backyard Ball
by BWW News Desk - December 03, 2014

On Saturday, January 10, 2015 the National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts) will host the organization's annual Backyard Ball on the YoungArts Campus (2100 Biscayne Boulevard).... (more...)
The Doobie Brothers to Receive Voice of Music Award at 2015 ASCAP Pop Awards The Doobie Brothers to Receive Voice of Music Award at 2015 ASCAP Pop Awards
by BWW News Desk - December 02, 2014

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) has announced that it will honor rock icons The Doobie Brothers with the prestigious ASCAP Voice of Music Award during its 32nd annual Pop Music Awards. ... (more...)
New York City Electroacoustic Music Society to Host Concert at Spectrum NYC, 12/5 New York City Electroacoustic Music Society to Host Concert at Spectrum NYC, 12/5
by BWW News Desk - November 24, 2014

The New York City Electroacoustic Music Society (NYCEMS) will present A Concert of Electroacoustic Music on Friday, December 5 at 7:00 PM at Spectrum NYC, 121 Ludlow Street #2 in Manhattan.... (more...)
Cocek! Brass Band with the NY Gypsy All-Stars at Drom, 11/28 Cocek! Brass Band with the NY Gypsy All-Stars at Drom, 11/28
by BWW News Desk - November 24, 2014

Sam Dechenne was an aspiring trumpet player, still in junior high school, when he looked through CDs in his local public library.... (more...)
Chicago Jazz Orchestra Chosen As Kennedy Center Honors Gala House Orchestra Chicago Jazz Orchestra Chosen As Kennedy Center Honors Gala House Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - November 23, 2014

The Chicago Jazz Orchestra (CJO) under the direction of Artistic Director, Jeff Lindberg, is excited and honored to have been chosen to perform at the 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors Gala on December 7, 2014 in Washington, D.C. This performance will mark the 26th consecutive year that the CJO has ... (more...)




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