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Jazz at Lincoln Center's Billie Holiday Festival to Run 4/9-12Jazz at Lincoln Center's Billie Holiday Festival to Run 4/9-12
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2015

On April 9-12, Jazz at Lincoln Center's Billie Holiday Festival will honor Billie Holiday celebrating an artist of monumental innovation on the centennial of her birth. The Billie Holiday Festival will include three nights of concerts and pre-concert discussions at Frederick P. Rose Hall, home of Jazz at Lincoln Center, located at Broadway at 60th Street, New York, New York. (more...)

KATHY KOSINS: THE LADIES OF COOL Set for Harris Center, 2/26-28KATHY KOSINS: THE LADIES OF COOL Set for Harris Center, 2/26-28
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2015

Vocalist Kathy Kosins is an ASCAP award winning songwriter and record producer who has won the hearts of critics and fans around the globe with her eclectic musical palette that expands the rich history of jazz. In a multimedia concert salute The Ladies of Cool Kathy brings to life the extraordinary artistry of the great singers of 40s and 50s 'cool,' Anita O'Day, June Christy, Chris Connor and Julie London to the Harris Center for the Arts audiences. This concert includes presentation of vintage and rarely seen photographs and historical facts about each of these ladies, plus stories of the songs themselves, with photographs of the songwriters who created them. (more...)

Cynthia Felton Sings Nancy Wilson Classics on New AlbumCynthia Felton Sings Nancy Wilson Classics on New Album
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2014

Cynthia Felton released her new album SAVE YOUR LOVE FOR ME via Felton Entertainment this October. (more...)

Audio Network Announces Significant Minority Investment by Stripes GroupAudio Network Announces Significant Minority Investment by Stripes Group
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2013

LONDON, July 26, 2013 - (more...)

Theatre Aspen Completes Capital CampaignTheatre Aspen Completes Capital Campaign
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2013

Theatre Aspen today announced the completion of their two-year, $2MM capital campaign, which supported the building of the new Hurst Theatre and lobby, and significant upgrades to the grounds. This work was undertaken in partnership with the Aspen City Parks Department, as part of a larger renovation to the John Denver Sanctuary in the Rio Grande Park, within which the theatre resides. (more...)

Diana Krall Returns to the Hollywood Bowl, 8/24 & 25Diana Krall Returns to the Hollywood Bowl, 8/24 & 25
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2012

Jazz artist Diana Krall returns the Hollywood Bowl for the first time since 2009, for a weekend performing jazz standards and ballads, Friday, August 24, and Saturday, August 25, at 8 pm. (more...)

Diana Krall Returns to the Hollywood Bowl, 8/24 & 25Diana Krall Returns to the Hollywood Bowl, 8/24 & 25
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2012

Jazz artist Diana Krall returns the Hollywood Bowl for the first time since 2009, for a weekend performing jazz standards and ballads, tonight, August 24, and Saturday, August 25, at 8 pm. (more...)

Diana Krall Returns to the Hollywood Bowl, 8/24 & 25Diana Krall Returns to the Hollywood Bowl, 8/24 & 25
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2012

Jazz artist Diana Krall returns the Hollywood Bowl for the first time since 2009, for a weekend performing jazz standards and ballads, Friday, August 24, and Saturday, August 25, at 8 pm. (more...)

NOT FOR POSTING: Grammy Winner Diana Krall Announces Dates For SUMMER NIGHTS Tour Beginning 3/22NOT FOR POSTING: Grammy Winner Diana Krall Announces Dates For SUMMER NIGHTS Tour Beginning 3/22
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2012

Diana Krall, the multi-platinum, Grammy-winning musician with an unprecedented nine #1 Billboard Jazz chart debuts, will begin her biggest year of touring since 2009 on March 22. After multiple appearances during Grammy week in Los Angeles, Krall is announcing nearly 20 additional dates on her 40-city, 2012 "SUMMER NIGHTS" tour, taking place across the U.S. this spring and summer. (more...)

SFJAZZ Collective Explores the Music of Stevie Wonder, 3/23-34SFJAZZ Collective Explores the Music of Stevie Wonder, 3/23-34
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2012

Following explorations of such jazz masters as Coltrane, Hancock, Monk and Tyner, the adventurous SFJAZZ Collective now sets its sights on the music of the one-and-only Stevie Wonder for its visit to Segerstrom Center's Jazz Series March 23 and 24 in Samueli Theater. The SFJAZZ Collective will perform timeless hits by Wonder including "Superstition," "Sir Duke," "My Cherie Amour," "Visions," "Blame it on the Sun" and "Do I Do" as well as all-new original compositions by Collective members. The ensemble's roster includes tenor saxophonist Mark Turner, vibraphonist Stefon Harris, trumpeter Avishai Cohen, trombonist Robin Eubanks, pianist Edward Simon, bassist Matt Penman and drummer Eric Harland. Alto saxophonist Antonio Hart will substitute for original Collective member Miguel Zenon who is on paternity leave. A free Preview Talk with Bubba Jackson, host of Jazz at Six on KKJZ-FM, will take place before the first performance on March 23 at 6:30 p.m. in Samueli Theater. (more...)

Detroit Jazz Festival Launches its 32nd Season, 9/2-5Detroit Jazz Festival Launches its 32nd Season, 9/2-5
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2011

Voted one of the top three jazz festivals in North America in national jazz publications this year, the 32nd Detroit Jazz Festival continues to demonstrate how much jazz shines as a symbol of freedom and democracy all over the world this Labor Day weekend, Friday, Sept. 2 through Monday, Sept. 5. (more...)

Mark Winkler Hosts Double CD Release Party In LA And NYCMark Winkler Hosts Double CD Release Party In LA And NYC
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2011

Mark Winkler is set to host a double CD Release Party in Hollywood & NYC! Wednesday Aug., 17th Catalina's & Thur., Sept. 8th Laurie Beechman Theatre (more...)

Mark Winkler Announces New CD and Upcoming AppearancesMark Winkler Announces New CD and Upcoming Appearances
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2011

Sweet Spot, the latest release from West Coast cool jazz vocalist Mark Winkler,spotlights the multitalented singer/songwriter's smooth swinging voice and hip insightful lyrics on what may well be the critically acclaimed song man's best outing yet. (more...)

Mark Winkler Hosts Double CD Release Party In LA And NYCMark Winkler Hosts Double CD Release Party In LA And NYC
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2011

Mark Winkler is set to host a double CD Release Party in Hollywood & NYC! Wednesday Aug., 17th Catalina's & Thur., Sept. 8th Laurie Beechman Theatre (more...)

Bassist Robert Hurst Releases 2 New Albums, 1/25Bassist Robert Hurst Releases 2 New Albums, 1/25
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2011

For the last ten years, bassist/composer Robert Hurst's commitments and accomplishments as in-demand sideman, film composer, and university educator have left the music world anticipating new recordings from him as a leader. He delivers this month with the simultaneous release, on January 25, of two new and very different CDs on his Bebob imprint-'Bob Ya Head,' an intriguing foray into world music and electronica (with Darryl 'Munyungo' Jackson, Marcus Belgrave, and Karriem Riggins), and 'Unrehurst Vol. 2,' a 2007 all-acoustic trio date recorded at Smoke in New York City (with Robert Glasper and Chris 'Daddy' Dave). (more...)

Bassist Robert Hurst Releases 2 New Albums, 1/25Bassist Robert Hurst Releases 2 New Albums, 1/25
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2011

For the last ten years, bassist/composer Robert Hurst's commitments and accomplishments as in-demand sideman, film composer, and university educator have left the music world anticipating new recordings from him as a leader. He delivers this month with the simultaneous release, on January 25, of two new and very different CDs on his Bebob imprint-'Bob Ya Head,' an intriguing foray into world music and electronica (with Darryl 'Munyungo' Jackson, Marcus Belgrave, and Karriem Riggins), and 'Unrehurst Vol. 2,' a 2007 all-acoustic trio date recorded at Smoke in New York City (with Robert Glasper and Chris 'Daddy' Dave). (more...)

Auditorio Nacional Presents Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra w/ Wynton Marsalis, 10/13Auditorio Nacional Presents Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra w/ Wynton Marsalis, 10/13
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2010

13 de octubre 20:30 horas Músicos Invitados: Chano Domínguez, Paquito D'Rivera, Antonio Sánchez, Diego Urcola, Edmar Castañeda (more...)

Auditorio Nacional Presents Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra w/ Wynton Marsalis, 10/13Auditorio Nacional Presents Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra w/ Wynton Marsalis, 10/13
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2010

13 de octubre 20:30 horas Músicos Invitados: Chano Domínguez, Paquito D'Rivera, Antonio Sánchez, Diego Urcola, Edmar Castañeda (more...)

Cornelia Street Cafe Announces Tony Malaby, Robin Verheyen Quartet & MoreCornelia Street Cafe Announces Tony Malaby, Robin Verheyen Quartet & More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2010

In May 1977 three artists--Robin Hirsch, a writer and director; Charles McKenna, an actor; and Raphaela Pivetta, a visual artist--stumbled across a tiny storefront on Cornelia Street in the heart of Greenwich Village and thought it the perfect place to open a café. (more...)

Cornelia Street Cafe Announces Lady Got Chops Festival And MoreCornelia Street Cafe Announces Lady Got Chops Festival And More
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2010

In May 1977 three artists--Robin Hirsch, a writer and director; Charles McKenna, an actor; and Raphaela Pivetta, a visual artist--stumbled across a tiny storefront on Cornelia Street in the heart of Greenwich Village and thought it the perfect place to open a café. (more...)

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