GEORGE DUKE


BIO: George Duke is a multi-faceted American musician, known as a keyboard pioneer, composer, singer and producer in both jazz and popular mainstream musical genres. Wikipedia Born: January 12, 1946 (age ... (read more...)

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HERMAN LEONARD: THE RHYTHM OF OLD NEW YORK Exhibition to Open This Fall at Robert Mann Gallery HERMAN LEONARD: THE RHYTHM OF OLD NEW YORK Exhibition to Open This Fall at Robert Mann Gallery
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

Herman Leonard: The Rhythm of Old New York will be on view at Robert Mann Gallery September 7 - October 14, 2017, with an opening reception set for September 7 from 6 to 8 p.m.... (more...)
Jazz Fusion Keyboardist Patrick Bradley Releases Fourth Album 8/25 Jazz Fusion Keyboardist Patrick Bradley Releases Fourth Album 8/25
by BWW News Desk - July 31, 2017

The spiritually-minded jazz fusion keyboardist Patrick Bradley doesn't need a special occasion like marking his tenth anniversary as a recording artist to acknowledge his inspirations both tangible and divine.... (more...)
Rachelle Ferrell, Rickie Lee Jones and More Coming Up This August at City Winery Chicago Rachelle Ferrell, Rickie Lee Jones and More Coming Up This August at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2017

The following acts are performing at City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, throughout the month of August. Featured performances include three shows with Rachelle Ferrell on August 4-5, Roomful of Blues' on their 50th anniversary tour on August 17, Grammy award-winner Rickie Lee Jones on Aug... (more...)
MUSIC ON THE GREEN Concert Series Features Free Entertainment, Family Fun MUSIC ON THE GREEN Concert Series Features Free Entertainment, Family Fun
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2017

New Haven (www.infonewhaven.com) is gearing up to host its annual free concert series, Music On The Green, presented by Yale-New Haven Health. These two special Saturday events will feature the soulful sounds of The Stylistics on July 22 and the renowned, chart-topping singer/percussionist Sheila E.... (more...)
Saxophone Summit, Eric Comstock & Sean Smith and More Coming Up at Birdland This Summer Saxophone Summit, Eric Comstock & Sean Smith and More Coming Up at Birdland This Summer
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2017

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its lineup for June 26-July 2, including Saxophone Summit with Joe Lovano, Dave Liebman, and Greg Osby, Nancy Valentine, Eric Comstock and Sean Smith, and more. Scroll down for details!... (more...)
TAP ELLINGTON Slated for Tap City 2017 at Jazz at Lincoln Center TAP ELLINGTON Slated for Tap City 2017 at Jazz at Lincoln Center
by BWW News Desk - June 08, 2017

Tap City, the NYC Tap Festival, will celebrate jazz legend Duke Ellington and his contribution to the world of tap dance at "TAP ELLINGTON," on Friday, April 14 at 7pm, The Appel Room at JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER, 10 Columbus Circle.... (more...)
Freddy Cole Quartet and More Coming Up This Month at Birdland Freddy Cole Quartet and More Coming Up This Month at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - June 02, 2017

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its lineup for June 12-June 18, featuring Freddy Cole Quartet, Donald Vega, The John Pizzarelli Trio With Special Guest Veronica Swift, and more. Scroll down for details!... (more...)
Joan Osborne, Isaac Mizrahi and More On Sale at City Winery Chicago Joan Osborne, Isaac Mizrahi and More On Sale at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Joan Osborne with a program of Bob Dylan songs, Ireland's Folk Band of the Year The High Kings, Isaac Mizrahi brings his show "Does This Song Make Me Look Fat?" to City Winery and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, ... (more...)
John Minnock's Innovative Show EVERY DAY BLUES Set for Year-Long Residency at The Metropolitan Room John Minnock's Innovative Show EVERY DAY BLUES Set for Year-Long Residency at The Metropolitan Room
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Innovative vocalist John Minnock, known for modern twists on jazz cabaret classics, is proud to bring his 'Every Day Blues' series to The Metropolitan Room, located at 34 West 22nd St., on four separate dates between May and December of 2017: May 27th, 2017; August 12th, 2017; October 14th, 2017; an... (more...)
Widespread Panic's Jimmy Herring Announces New Band & Summer Tour Dates Widespread Panic's Jimmy Herring Announces New Band & Summer Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

JIMMY HERRING, contemporary American guitarists, embarks on the next chapter of his storied career with the debut of the new band, The Invisible Whip.... (more...)
John Lennon Original 'Sgt. Pepper' Sketch Highlights Julien's Music Icons Auction John Lennon Original 'Sgt. Pepper' Sketch Highlights Julien's Music Icons Auction
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

Julien's Auctions, the world record breaking auction house to the stars, has announced one of the most remarkable auctions ever to take place in New York City — Music Icons 2017.... (more...)
Joao Bosco, Rolando Morales-Matos and More Set for 1st Week of May at Birdland Joao Bosco, Rolando Morales-Matos and More Set for 1st Week of May at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its schedule for May 1-May 7, featuring João Bosco, Rolando Morales-Matos and his Jazz' Y Mambo Band, Arianna Neikrug, and more. Scroll down for details!... (more...)
Stephen McKinley Henderson to Give Juilliard's 2017 Commencement Address Stephen McKinley Henderson to Give Juilliard's 2017 Commencement Address
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2017

The Juilliard School will confer honorary doctorates upon six luminaries during its 112th commencement ceremony on Friday, May 19, 2017, at 11 a.m. in Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center (Broadway at 65th Street, New York City).... (more...)
City Parks Foundation Announces SUMMERSTAGE 2017 Season City Parks Foundation Announces SUMMERSTAGE 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - April 10, 2017

City Parks Foundation has announced the 2017 season of SummerStage, New York City's largest free outdoor performing arts festival, bringing more than 100 performances to Central Park and 15 neighborhood parks throughout the five boroughs.... (more...)
Lincoln Center Festival to 'Cross Borders' with 2017 Lineup Lincoln Center Festival to 'Cross Borders' with 2017 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - March 22, 2017

Nigel Redden, Lincoln Center Festival Director, today announced the lineup for the 2017 Festival, which runs from July 10 to 30.  This summer, in its 22nd season, the Festival continues to accentuate its mission of globalism by inviting to Lincoln Center artists and companies from many parts of the ... (more...)
Rachelle Ferrell, Mac McAnally, Garland Jeffreys and More On-Sale at City Winery Chicago Rachelle Ferrell, Mac McAnally, Garland Jeffreys and More On-Sale at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - March 21, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces back-to-back shows with Rachelle Ferrell, 6-time CMA Musician of The Year award-winner Mac McAnally returns to City Winery, NY Blues Hall of Famer Garland Jeffreys and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, March 23 at ... (more...)
Rufus Wainwright, Arsenio Hall and More Coming Up This April at City Winery Chicago Rufus Wainwright, Arsenio Hall and More Coming Up This April at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2017

The following acts are performing at City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, throughout the month of April.... (more...)
Ella Fitzgerald's Centennial Year to Be Commemorated with Global Celebration Ella Fitzgerald's Centennial Year to Be Commemorated with Global Celebration
by BWW News Desk - March 13, 2017

The Ella Fitzgerald Charitable Foundation, Verve Label Group and UMe are pleased to announce some of the major initiatives confirmed as part of this year's Ella 100 centennial celebration honoring one of the most beloved and influential vocalists of all time, Ella Fitzgerald. T... (more...)
Jean Luc Ponty Band to Play Boulder Theater This June Jean Luc Ponty Band to Play Boulder Theater This June
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2017

Due to a scheduling conflict, the Jean-Luc Ponty Band performance at the Boulder Theater has been moved to one day prior on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. The venue apologizes for any inconvenience this may have caused. All tickets from the June 14th performance will be honored. ... (more...)
Victor Wooten Trio to Play Boulder Theater This March Victor Wooten Trio to Play Boulder Theater This March
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2017

Victor Wooten Trio, featuring Dennis Chambers and Bob Franscheschini, will perform at Boulder Theater on Saturday, March 25, 2017. ... (more...)
Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers and More to Play Blue Note Napa This January Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers and More to Play Blue Note Napa This January
by BWW News Desk - January 04, 2017

Newly opened in October 2016 the Blue Note Napa is a jazz club/gourmet restaurant venue occupying the first floor of the historic Napa Valley Opera House.... (more...)
American Jazz Singer Freda Payne and Grammy Award Nominee B. Slade Joins THE SORTING ROOM American Jazz Singer Freda Payne and Grammy Award Nominee B. Slade Joins THE SORTING ROOM
by BWW News Desk - December 15, 2016

American Soul/R&B singer Freda Payne and Grammy Award nominee B. Slade, who brought down the house during the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts' co-production of For The Record: Scorsese - American Crime Requiem, bring their signature vocal styles to The Wallis for special one-night-on... (more...)