Herbie Hancock News

60th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival Package Tickets On Sale 5/160th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival Package Tickets On Sale 5/1
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

Three-day Arena and Grounds Ticket Packages for the 60th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival, September 15-17 go on sale Monday, May 1. Tickets can be purchased online at montereyjazzfestival.org or by calling 888.248.6499. (more...)

Blue Note Jazz Festival Announces 2017 LineupBlue Note Jazz Festival Announces 2017 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2017

With over 100 events in 10 venues throughout New York City, the 2017 Blue Note Jazz Festival returns June 1 through 30. (more...)

NJPAC's James Moody Jazz Orchestra and More Set for International Jazz Day ConcertNJPAC's James Moody Jazz Orchestra and More Set for International Jazz Day Concert
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

In a special partnership with the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), Rutgers University and WBGO Jazz 88.3FM, NJPAC Arts Education's James Moody Jazz Orchestra (formerly the Brick City Jazz Orchestra) along with the award-winning Jazz House Big Band and Lima Interscolar Big Band entertains both jazz aficionados and casual music fans alike in a celebration of big band music, from the swing era to contemporary jazz-rock fusion. (more...)

Jonny P's New EP 'Good To You' Out TodayJonny P's New EP 'Good To You' Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

Jonny P's highly anticipated new EP, Good To You, is out today on Big Picnic Records (purchase here). In celebration of the release, an acoustic video of the title track can now be viewed/shared HERE. (more...)

DeJohnette, Grenadier, Medeski, Scofield Release New Album 'Hudson'DeJohnette, Grenadier, Medeski, Scofield Release New Album 'Hudson'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

New York's idyllic Hudson River Valley has been a rich source of inspiration for many millennia, from its rich sacred and artistic native American heritage, to the rise of the 19th century Hudson River School (more...)

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presents Herbie HancockThe John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presents Herbie Hancock
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is honored to welcome jazz legend Herbie Hancock and his band on August 8, 2017 at 8 p.m. in the Kennedy Center Concert Hall. Fans will be treated to a taste of Hancock's much talked-about and highly-anticipated new album, a project that has been in the works for several years, along with music from throughout his celebrated career. (more...)

Three Classically Trained Musicians Add New Twist to Familiar SongsThree Classically Trained Musicians Add New Twist to Familiar Songs
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

???????After meeting while performing together on a Klezmer recording, Jackie De Los Santos, Elena Correia and Teresa Flores became close friends. (more...)

Ron Carter & The Golden Striker Trio Come to The Nash 5/13Ron Carter & The Golden Striker Trio Come to The Nash 5/13
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2017

The most recorded bassist in history, the legendary RON CARTER and his GOLDEN STRIKER TRIO come to The Nash May 13th for two shows at 7:00 pm and 9:15 pm. The Nash is located at 110 E Roosevelt, Phoenix  AZ  85004. (more...)

Jonny P's 'Stand By' Acoustic Video Premieres at Atwood MagazineJonny P's 'Stand By' Acoustic Video Premieres at Atwood Magazine
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017

A new acoustic video for Jonny P's song, “Stand By,” recently premiered at Atwood Magazine and can be viewed/shared HERE. (more...)

One Man Band Raul Midon Performs One Night Only at Jazz CafeOne Man Band Raul Midon Performs One Night Only at Jazz Cafe
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2017

There are some cozy little shows that end up to be one of those shows that we will talking about for many years.."Remember when…?" This is one of them. (more...)

60th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival  Package Tickets On Sale 5/160th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival Package Tickets On Sale 5/1
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Three-day Arena and Grounds Ticket Packages for the 60th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival, September 15-17 go on sale Monday, May 1. Tickets can be purchased online at montereyjazzfestival.org or by calling 888.248.6499. (more...)

Legendary Jazz Greats Inspire Teen Musicians at NJPACLegendary Jazz Greats Inspire Teen Musicians at NJPAC
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

George Wein and James Moody, both legendary pioneers of jazz, are the inspirations for a pair of performance-driven programs created at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) to nurture the next generation of jazz talents. (more...)

Wallace Roney Orchestra to Kick Off Wayne Shorter Weekend at NJPACWallace Roney Orchestra to Kick Off Wayne Shorter Weekend at NJPAC
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

Wayne Shorter Weekend kicks off with trumpet great Wallace Roney and his orchestra paying tribute to Newark jazz legend Wayne Shorter with this performance of Universe, a long-lost composition originally created for Miles Davis, featuring Buster Williams, Lenny White and Patrice Rushen on Friday, April 20, 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center (1 Center Street, Newark NJ). (more...)

VIDEO: All-New Trailer for VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETSVIDEO: All-New Trailer for VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS
by Movies News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS is the visually spectacular new adventure film from Luc Besson, the legendary director of The Professional, The Fifth Element and Lucy, based on the ground-breaking comic book series which inspired a generation of artists, writers and filmmakers. (more...)

Soil & 'Pimp' Sessions Continues their Death Jazz Attack via 'Black Track'Soil & 'Pimp' Sessions Continues their Death Jazz Attack via 'Black Track'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

Jazz won't know what hit it. The artistic purveyors of a super intense, high-voltage brand of aggressive alternative jazz the band dubbed “Death Jazz,” Soil & “Pimp” Sessions returns to the U.S. marketplace on April 14 (more...)

World-Class Jazz Saxophonist Chris Potter Heads For WarringtonWorld-Class Jazz Saxophonist Chris Potter Heads For Warrington
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

???????World-class soloist, accomplished composer and formidable bandleader, saxophonist Chris Potter has emerged as a leading light of his generation. (more...)

Jazz Pianist Joey Alexander to Play MPAC This AprilJazz Pianist Joey Alexander to Play MPAC This April
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

Three-time Grammy nominee, jazz pianist Joey Alexander comes to Mayo Performing Arts Center on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 8 pm. (more...)

Rufus Wainwright, Arsenio Hall and More Coming Up This April at City Winery ChicagoRufus Wainwright, Arsenio Hall and More Coming Up This April at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

The following acts are performing at City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, throughout the month of April. (more...)

Jazz Pianist Ben Rosenblum to Play The Kitano in New York CityJazz Pianist Ben Rosenblum to Play The Kitano in New York City
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

Pianist Ben Rosenblum will present unique solo piano programs each Tuesday in April at The Kitano, (66 Park Ave, no cover, $15 min food/drink charge), including: selected standards and originals (April 4), selections from unusual inspirations/sources (April 11); special guests (April 18); and selections from his debut album (April 25).  Ben's music has earned numerous awards, including the ASCAP Young Jazz Composers Award and several Downbeat Student Music Awards (best original composition and best original arrangement), and has been described as "mature beyond his years." (John Neudorf) (more...)

Michelle Dorrance, Bill Irwin, Chris Jackson, Tiler Peck and More Set for DEMO: SONG & DANCE at The Kennedy CenterMichelle Dorrance, Bill Irwin, Chris Jackson, Tiler Peck and More Set for DEMO: SONG & DANCE at The Kennedy Center
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2017

After paying tribute to artistic inspirations during Fall 2016's DEMO, Damian Woetzel continues to unite artists from across fields around a common theme in performance on April 3, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. in the Eisenhower Theater. This installment of the multi-genre series brings together acclaimed artists for a special one-night performance to celebrate the combination of song and dance. (more...)

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