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Maria Schneider DATA LORDS Is Coming July 24, 2020 Maria Schneider DATA LORDS Is Coming July 24, 2020
by BWW News Desk - June 04, 2020

Data Lords is a new double-album by Grammy Award-winning composer and bandleader Maria Schneider.  Inspired by conflicting relationships between the digital and natural worlds, the recording features Schneider's acclaimed orchestra of 18 world-class musicians. ... (more...)
Norah Jones, Wynton Marsalis and More Announced for 66th Edition of Newport Jazz Festival Norah Jones, Wynton Marsalis and More Announced for 66th Edition of Newport Jazz Festival
by TV News Desk - February 11, 2020

Incredible ensembles, global superstars, legendary instrumentalists and genre-bending up-and-comers make up the first wave of artists announced today for the 66th edition of Newport Jazz. Curated by Artistic Director Christian McBride and founder George Wein, the Festival takes place August 7-9 at F... (more...)
Drummer-Composer Mareike Wiening Leads New York Crew On Greenleaf Music Debut Drummer-Composer Mareike Wiening Leads New York Crew On Greenleaf Music Debut
by BWW News Desk - October 02, 2019

An in-demand sidewoman on the fertile jazz scenes of both New York City and her native Nuremberg, Germany, drummer Mareike Wiening [pronounced: Mar-eye-kuh Vee-ning] asserts her extraordinary talents as composer, player and bandleader on Metropolis Paradise, her first full-length CD and debut on the... (more...)
Augie Haas to Throw Album Release Party at Birdland Theater Augie Haas to Throw Album Release Party at Birdland Theater
by TV News Desk - August 27, 2019

Augie Haas is best known as a well-respected trumpeter, educator and composer. His most recent recording, Dream A Little Dream, is a change of pace. It balances jazz and doo-wop standards, featuring eight vocal tracks and three instrumentals. Haas displays an impressive range on trumpet as well as a... (more...)
NYC Trumpeter Augie Haas Releases New Studio Album HAVE WE MET? NYC Trumpeter Augie Haas Releases New Studio Album HAVE WE MET?
by TV News Desk - July 20, 2018

Today, Augie Haas releases his new studio album Have We Met?... (more...)
Augie Haas Releases New Single SO DANCO SAMBA Augie Haas Releases New Single SO DANCO SAMBA
by TV News Desk - July 06, 2018

'Today we release the last single from our new album, Have We Met?. I am excited for the latest single 'So Danco Samba', and even more excited that we are just two weeks out from the full album release! In our latest single, we transport you down to Brazil for a quick escape with the added bonus of ... (more...)
Augie Haas Releases New Single HAVE YOU MET MISS JONES From New Album HAVE WE MET Out July 20 Augie Haas Releases New Single HAVE YOU MET MISS JONES From New Album HAVE WE MET Out July 20
by TV News Desk - June 15, 2018

Today Augie Haas released the second single 'Have You Met Miss Jones' from his forthcoming albumHave We Met, out everywhere on July 20th. Pre order the album here.... (more...)
Guitarist Pete McCann Flexes Jazz-Rock Muscles on PAY FOR IT ON THE OTHER SIDE Set for July 20 Release Guitarist Pete McCann Flexes Jazz-Rock Muscles on PAY FOR IT ON THE OTHER SIDE Set for July 20 Release
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2018

Pete McCann's trademark infusion of postbop jazz with roots-rock grit and energy reaches a new peak with the guitarist-composer's July 20 release of 'Pay for It on the Other Side' (McCannic Music). McCann's sixth album, and his third with the quintet of alto saxophonist John O'Gallagher, pianist/key... (more...)
Guitarist Pete McCann's PAY FOR IT ON THE OTHER SIDE Album Set for July 20 Release by McCannic Music Guitarist Pete McCann's PAY FOR IT ON THE OTHER SIDE Album Set for July 20 Release by McCannic Music
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2018

Pete McCann's trademark infusion of postbop jazz with roots-rock grit and energy reaches a new peak with the guitarist-composer's July 20 release of 'Pay for It on the Other Side' (McCannic Music). McCann's sixth album, and his third with the quintet of alto saxophonist John O'Gallagher, pianist/key... (more...)
NYC Musician's Union Local 802 Announces Winner of Four-Year $40,000 Emerging Artists Project Grant: The Roxy Coss Quintet! NYC Musician's Union Local 802 Announces Winner of Four-Year $40,000 Emerging Artists Project Grant: The Roxy Coss Quintet!
by TV News Desk - April 02, 2018

The Associated Musicians of Greater New York, Local 802 AFM today announced that the Roxy Coss Quintet is the winner of the union's groundbreaking Emerging Artists Project (EAP). The four-year grant program, launched in partnership with Orchestra of St. Luke's (OSL), has been designed to provide sup... (more...)
Aussie Saxman Evan Harris Takes Flight with Debut Release 'Skylines' Aussie Saxman Evan Harris Takes Flight with Debut Release 'Skylines'
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2018

Debut album Skylines from New York-based Australian saxophonist Evan Harris, documents a deeply personal journey by a young saxophonist at the top of his game breaking into the toughest music scene in the world, New York City.... (more...)
Brooklyn Music School's 5th Annual Middle School Jazz Festival 3/3 Brooklyn Music School's 5th Annual Middle School Jazz Festival 3/3
by BWW News Desk - December 18, 2017

Brooklyn Music School (BMS) presents the 5th Annual Middle School Jazz Festival on Saturday, March 3, 2018 from 12pm to 6:30pm, with a concert at 5:30pm. BMS is located at 126 Saint Felix Street, Brooklyn. Concert tickets are a $10 suggested donation. For more information, visit https://www.eventbri... (more...)
Spin Cycle to Release Self-Titled Debut CD on Their Sound Footing Records 5/6
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2016

With its strong melodies, tight rhythms, intriguing textures, and sophisticated interplay, Spin Cycle has got everything covered. What makes the band special is how everything fits together—or, by intention, doesn't. For listeners and band members alike, every tune is an adventure.... (more...)
GRAMMY Awards Premiere Ceremony to Be Streamed Live at GRAMMY.com
by BWW News Desk - February 02, 2016

The GRAMMY Awards Premiere Ceremony will take place at Microsoft Theater on Monday, Feb. 15, 2016, from 12:30–3:30 p.m. PT and will be streamed live internationally at GRAMMY.com/live and CBS.com.... (more...)
Monterey Jazz Festival to Tour in 2016
by BWW News Desk - December 08, 2015

Highlights of the tour include a five-night run at Birdland in New York City, with appearances at major performing arts centers and colleges in Arkansas, Arizona, California, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Texas, and Virginia.... (more...)