Esperanza Spalding News


by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

The French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF), New York's premiere French cultural center, is thrilled to unveil major renovations to Florence Gould Hall this Wednesday, September 28 with the opening performance of pioneering British theatre company Forced Entertainment's premiere of Tomorrow's Parties.  (more...)

Jazz Icon Esperanza Spalding Comes to the Mayo Center This FallJazz Icon Esperanza Spalding Comes to the Mayo Center This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

Jazz icon Esperanza Spalding comes to Mayo Performing Arts Center as she presents Emily's D+Evolution on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 8 pm. (more...)

Gabrielle Stravelli to Perform at Kitano Jazz, 7/13Gabrielle Stravelli to Perform at Kitano Jazz, 7/13
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2016

?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 introduce a new evening celebrating the legendary songwriters Johnny Mercer and Hoagy Carmichael at Kitano Jazz (66 Park Avenue at 38th Street) on Wednesday, July 13 with sets at 8:00 PM and 10:00 PM. In addition to well-known standards by Mercer ("Dream") and Carmichael ("Stardust") and compositions they wrote together ("Skylark," "In The Cool Cool Cool of the Evening"), the show includes collaborations with other composers and lyricists. The evening also features rare material by the pair from their Broadway Show I Walk With Music and movies from the 1950s and 60s. She will be joined by Art Hirahara on piano, Pat O'Leary on bass and Eric Halvorson on drums. (more...)

Gabrielle Stravelli & Michael Kanan to Release New Album This MonthGabrielle Stravelli & Michael Kanan to Release New Album This Month
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2016

?Acclaimed vocalist GABRIELLE STRAVELLI and celebrated jazz pianist MICHAEL KANAN will release the powerfully intimate new duet recording Stairway to the Stars on June 24. The album is currently available in digital formats. Stairway to the Stars is produced by Gabrielle Stravelli and Pat O'Leary.  (more...)

NJPAC and Rutgers Announce Details of Annual All-Female Jazz ResidencyNJPAC and Rutgers Announce Details of Annual All-Female Jazz Residency
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2016

The annual All-Female Jazz Residency of the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), a week long, summer intensive for aspiring women jazz professionals, will take place at Rutgers-Newark this July.   (more...)

R&B Artists Musiq Soulchild, Lalah Hathaway & Raheem Devaughn Coming to NJPAC, 6/10R&B Artists Musiq Soulchild, Lalah Hathaway & Raheem Devaughn Coming to NJPAC, 6/10
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2016

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Elytta to Perform at Spotlight Cafe at the Capitol Center, 6/17Elytta to Perform at Spotlight Cafe at the Capitol Center, 6/17
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2016

New Hampshire-based singer-songwriter Elytta will be performing at the Spotlight Cafe at the Capitol Center for the Arts on Friday, June 17, 2016 at 8PM. A portion of the proceeds from this performance will go to the non-profit organization behind the documentary film 'Community is Greater than Heroin'. The Spotlight Cafe is a "pop-up" venue located in the Capitol Center's Governor's Hall. (more...)

R&B Artists Musiq Soulchild, Lalah Hathaway & Raheem Devaughn Coming to NJPAC, 6/10R&B Artists Musiq Soulchild, Lalah Hathaway & Raheem Devaughn Coming to NJPAC, 6/10
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2016

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) welcomes globally recognized hip hop soul artist Musiq Soulchild on Friday, June 10th at 8PM. See Musiq Soulchild in this much anticipated concert perform hits 'Love,' 'Half Crazy' plus his infectious hot new single 'I Do' from his recently released new album, Life On Earth. Musiq Soulchild has earned multi- platinum status with now seven albums released and over seven hit singles along with awards from Billboard, BET, ASCAP, BMI, NAACP, Soul Train, MTV, The American Music Awards and an impressive eleven Grammy nominations. This Philadelphia crooner who has not performed live in a long time and who has carved his own musical genre will perform live at NJPAC! A show not to be missed and will include guest performances by Lalah Hathaway and Raheem Devaughn. Be sure to reserve tickets at NJPAC.org or 888.GO.NJPAC (888.466.5722). (more...)

Robert Schenkkan, Kathy Najimy, Molly Pope, Finn Wittrock and More Slated for 2016 ORCHARD PROJECTRobert Schenkkan, Kathy Najimy, Molly Pope, Finn Wittrock and More Slated for 2016 ORCHARD PROJECT
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2016

The Exchange today announced the artists and companies selected to participate in the 2016 Orchard Project summer residency program in Saratoga Springs, NY. Twenty-six artists and ensembles were selected from nearly 800 theatre artists to develop their big, new ideas at the Orchard Project this coming summer. (more...)

Judy Kuhn, James Monroe Iglehart & More Set for NJPAC's 2016-17 SeasonJudy Kuhn, James Monroe Iglehart & More Set for NJPAC's 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2016

Recognized the world over not only by their bold-face names, but especially by their superb talents, the artists headlining New Jersey Performing Arts Center's 2016-17 season validate the Arts Center as the state's most diverse and artistically excellent presenter. (more...)

Rita Moreno, Isley Brothers, Lucian Grainge, Milton Nascimento Receive Honorary Degrees at Berklee CommencementRita Moreno, Isley Brothers, Lucian Grainge, Milton Nascimento Receive Honorary Degrees at Berklee Commencement
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2016

Nearly 900 graduates from 68 countries received degrees today at Berklee's 2016 commencement. Berklee President Roger H. Brown presented honorary doctor of music degrees to music legends Rita Moreno, the Isley Brothers, Lucian Grainge, and Milton Nascimento. Moreno delivered the commencement address to the graduating class and an estimated audience of nearly 7,000 guests at the Agganis Arena. The annual commencement concert, held the previous evening at the Agganis Arena, featured some of the college's most accomplished students paying tribute to the honorees with performances of music associated with their careers. (more...)

Watch Gary Clark Jr.'s 'Can't Sleep' Video TrilogyWatch Gary Clark Jr.'s 'Can't Sleep' Video Trilogy
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2016

Gary Clark Jr. premieres his three-song 'Can't Sleep' video trilogy today on Noisey/VICE. Watch it here. (more...)

President & First Lady to Host JAZZ AT THE WHITE HOUSE on ABCPresident & First Lady to Host JAZZ AT THE WHITE HOUSE on ABC
by TV News Desk - Apr 15, 2016

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will host JAZZ AT THE WHITE HOUSE airing on International Jazz Day, SATURDAY, APRIL 30 (8:00-9:00 p.m. EDT), on the ABC Television Network. (more...)

Gabrielle Stravelli to Preview New Willie Nelson Show at Birdland Next WeekGabrielle Stravelli to Preview New Willie Nelson Show at Birdland Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2016

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 preview her new Willie Nelson tribute at Birdland Jazz Club (315 West 44th Street) on Monday, April 11 at 7:00 PM. (more...)

Scoop: THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT on CBS - Week of April 11, 2016Scoop: THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT on CBS - Week of April 11, 2016
by TV Scoop - Apr 4, 2016

Get all the scoop on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT, airing on CBS on Monday, April 11, 2016! (more...)

Vivid Sydney Sets Expanded 2016 LineupVivid Sydney Sets Expanded 2016 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2016

The longest ever Vivid Sydney will shine for 23 nights when it illuminates Sydney Harbour, new and much-loved precincts, and hosts vibrant music performances and big ideas talks, from Friday 27 May to Saturday 18 June.  (more...)

Gabrielle Stravelli to Premiere New Show at Birdland in AprilGabrielle Stravelli to Premiere New Show at Birdland in April
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2016

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 make her "Broadway at Birdland" debut at Birdland Jazz Club (315 West 44th Street) on Monday, April 11 at 7:00 PM. (more...)

Scoop: REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER on HBO - Friday, March 18, 2016Scoop: REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER on HBO - Friday, March 18, 2016
by TV Scoop - Mar 16, 2016

Get all the scoop on REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER, airing on HBO on Friday, March 18, 2016! (more...)

Nadia Washington to Make Debut at The Metropolitan Room Next MonthNadia Washington to Make Debut at The Metropolitan Room Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2016

Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Nadia Washington will make her debut at the legendary Metropolitan Room with the Nadia Washington Quartet on Friday, April 8 at 9:30 p.m. (more...)

VIDEO: Esperanza Spalding Performs 'Good Lava' on LATE SHOWVIDEO: Esperanza Spalding Performs 'Good Lava' on LATE SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2016

On last night's LATE SHOW, Jazz artist Esperanza Spalding performed 'Good Lava' off of her new album 'Emily's D+Evolution.' (more...)

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