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Gabrielle Stravelli to Celebrate New CD DREAM AGO at SubCulture This DecemberGabrielle Stravelli to Celebrate New CD DREAM AGO at SubCulture This December
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

Gabrielle Stravelli - the celebrated pop/jazz vocalist and songwriter -will celebrate her new album Dream Ago at Subculture (45 Bleecker Street in New York) on Tuesday, December 13 at 8:30 PM. (more...)

Nana's World Jazz Ensemble Announces Upcoming New York AppearancesNana's World Jazz Ensemble Announces Upcoming New York Appearances
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2016

Nana Simopoulos, the internationally acclaimed multi-instrumentalist, singer, composer and educator, released Skins, her seventh recording on June 20, 2016 (more...)

BRASS AT SEA With Westwind Brass To Play Three Shows At Maritime Museum of San Diego, 12/12, 2/12, 5/7BRASS AT SEA With Westwind Brass To Play Three Shows At Maritime Museum of San Diego, 12/12, 2/12, 5/7
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2016

The Westwind Brass, San Diego's premier professional brass ensemble, and the San Diego Maritime Museum announce their upcoming series of concerts aboard the Steam Ferry Berkeley. (more...)

SOUNDBREAKING: Stories From The Cutting Edge Of Recorded Music to Debut on PBS 11/14SOUNDBREAKING: Stories From The Cutting Edge Of Recorded Music to Debut on PBS 11/14
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2016

WASHINGTON, Nov. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ SOUNDBREAKING: STORIES FROM THE CUTTING EDGE OF RECORDED MUSIC, an eight-episode PBS series that explores the extraordinary impact of recorded music on the modern world, will make its U.S. broadcast debut on PBS starting next Monday, November 14 (more...)

Jasmine Cephas Jones, Reverend Billy and More Coming Up This Month at Joe's PubJasmine Cephas Jones, Reverend Billy and More Coming Up This Month at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2016

Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its nightly performances from November 9-20. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Maria Guida to 'SWING THE STANDARDS' at The Metropolitan RoomMaria Guida to 'SWING THE STANDARDS' at The Metropolitan Room
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2016

Maria Guida Swings the Standards is set for The Metropolitan Room next month. (more...)

Iconic Star Plaza Theater to Remain OpenIconic Star Plaza Theater to Remain Open
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2016

Charlie Blum, president and CEO of Star Productions, today announced that plans to shutter the Star Plaza Theatre have been reversed; the iconic theater with a decades-long history of presenting concerts, comedians and arts programming, will continue operating as it has in the past. (more...)

THE SIXTIES SHOW Headed to Bay Street TheaterTHE SIXTIES SHOW Headed to Bay Street Theater
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2016

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts have announcedTHE SIXTIES SHOW today, October 29 at 8 pm. (more...)

Orpheus to Debut Jessie Montgomery's RECORDS FROM A VANISHING CITY at Carnegie HallOrpheus to Debut Jessie Montgomery's RECORDS FROM A VANISHING CITY at Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

Composer/violinist Jessie Montgomery's latest orchestral score, Records from a Vanishing City, will be given its world premiere by Orpheus at the Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall, Today, October 27 (8 pm). (more...)

Maria Guida to 'SWING THE STANDARDS' at The Metropolitan RoomMaria Guida to 'SWING THE STANDARDS' at The Metropolitan Room
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2016

Maria Guida Swings the Standards is set for The Metropolitan Room next month. (more...)

Lineup Announced for BENZEL-BUSCH CONCERT SERIES 2016/17Lineup Announced for BENZEL-BUSCH CONCERT SERIES 2016/17
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Benzel-Busch Motor Caris proud to announce the 2016/17Benzel-Busch Concerts Seriesat Bergen Performing Arts Center in Englewood, NJ. The series allows all patrons to engage with the latest 2017 vehicles experiencing some of the most class-leading automotive technology. This season's new series kicks off with one of the most outstanding voices of this generation-TONI BRAXTONwill performWednesday, November 9, 2016 at 8pm.With over 67 million in sales worldwide and seven GRAMMY Awards, Braxton's distinctive sultry vocal blend of R&B, pop, jazz and gospel became an instantaneous international sensation. (more...)

AZIZA to Bring Jazz Dream Team to Wharton Center This OctoberAZIZA to Bring Jazz Dream Team to Wharton Center This October
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

An absolute jazz dream team is coming to Wharton Center onOctober 20 as part of the MSU Federal Credit Union Jazz at Wharton Center lineup. (more...)

BWW Preview: World Premiere of JIMMY WEBB'S NOCTURNE FOR PIANO AND ORCHESTRA at Southern Kentucky Performing Arts CenterBWW Preview: World Premiere of JIMMY WEBB'S NOCTURNE FOR PIANO AND ORCHESTRA at Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center
by Peter Danish - Oct 19, 2016

BWW Previews: WORLD PREMIERE OF JIMMY WEBB'S NOCTURNE FOR PIANO AND ORCHESTRA at Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center (more...)

Photo Flash: Betty Buckley, Cicely Tyson, Estelle Parsons, Molly Ringwald and More Take Part in Primary Stages' 2016 GalaPhoto Flash: Betty Buckley, Cicely Tyson, Estelle Parsons, Molly Ringwald and More Take Part in Primary Stages' 2016 Gala
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

Primary Stageshosted its2016 Galacelebratingthe Horton FooteCentennial last night,October 17, 2016 at 6:30 pm at583 Park Avenue. The even twaschaired by CharLes Davis, HAllie Foote, David Richenthal and Michael Wilson, andfeatured performances and tributes by Elizabeth Ashley, Harriet Harris, Jayne Houdyshell, Estelle Parsons (pictured, left) and Molly Ringwald. Honorary co-chairs for the event include Matthew Broderick, Robert and Luciana Duvall, James Earl Jones and Cicely Tyson. Scroll down for photos from the festivities! (more...)

Prince's Protege Liv Warfield to Return to The Iridium; 2016 Shows Announced!Prince's Protege Liv Warfield to Return to The Iridium; 2016 Shows Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2016

Just announced at The Iridium:Prince's protege LIV WARFIELD on October 15 & 16! (more...)

Mondavi Center to Cancel Free Corin Courtyard Concerts This WeekendMondavi Center to Cancel Free Corin Courtyard Concerts This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

The Robert and Margrit Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts, UC Davis is cancelling three free outdoor concerts this weekend due to the forecast of heavy rain and winds. Performances by theByron Colborn Quintet onFriday, October 14; Peter Petty and The Double P Revue onSaturday, October 15; and The Hoots onSunday, October 16haveall been canceled. (more...)

Q2 Music to Broadcast 2016 NJSO Edward T. Cone Composition Institute ConcertQ2 Music to Broadcast 2016 NJSO Edward T. Cone Composition Institute Concert
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

WQXR's online new-music station Q2 Music will broadcast the 2016 NJSO Edward T. Cone Composition Institute concert, "Scores: New Orchestral Works," onTuesday, October 18, at 9 pm. The program-a live NJSO performance under the baton of David Robertson, recorded onJuly 16at the Richardson Auditorium in Princeton-features new works by the four composers of the 2016 NJSO Edward T. Cone Composition Institute, as well as a work from Institute Director Steven Mackey.The broadcast, which will include interviews with the Institute composers, will become available for on-demand listening in the archives atwww.q2music.org. (more...)

Blue Note Hawaii Presents Chris BottiBlue Note Hawaii Presents Chris Botti
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

Blue Note Hawaii, the state's premier venue for the world's most celebrated artists, presents Chris Botti in a six-night engagementJanuary 17 - 22, 2017. Tickets for the shows go on sale onOctober 12 at 10:00 a.m. (more...)

Ana Isabel Ordonez's THE AYE to Celebrate the 85th Birthday of Monseigneur Desmond Tutu in Cape TownAna Isabel Ordonez's THE AYE to Celebrate the 85th Birthday of Monseigneur Desmond Tutu in Cape Town
by Don Grigware - Oct 6, 2016

THE AYE, a stage show adapted from Ana Isabel Ordonez's internationally acclaim ed book, THE EXTRAORDINARY LOVE STORY OF AYE AYE AND FEDOR, will be performed to celebratethe 85th birthday of Nobel Peace Laureate Monsigneur ArchbishopDesmond Tutuas a part of theSixth Annual Desmond Tutu International Peace Conference in Cape Town on 7 October. (more...)

Artist Lineup Set for JIMMY HEATH AT 90 at The Kennedy CenterArtist Lineup Set for JIMMY HEATH AT 90 at The Kennedy Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2016

The Kennedy Center announced today the roster of artists who will be participating in Jimmy Heath at 90, a concert honoring the 90th birthday of the legendary saxophonist, composer, educator, and bandleader. The celebration will take place on Sunday, October 30, 2016 at 8:00 p.m. in the Concert Hall. (more...)

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