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George Wein

 

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[Off-Broadway, 1980]
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Michael R. Dudley Jr. to Perform at 2022 Newport Jazz Festival Photo Michael R. Dudley Jr. to Perform at 2022 Newport Jazz Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 21, 2022

The ASCAP Foundation announced that composer and trumpet player Michael R. Dudley Jr., one of the 21 recipients of this year’s ASCAP Foundation Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composer Awards, will perform at the 2022 Newport Jazz Festival.

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra Presents A Joyful Future  Annual Fundraising  Photo The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra Presents A Joyful Future Annual Fundraising Gala Concert
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2022

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra presents A Joyful Future on Saturday, May 21st, at 5pm at The VETS. Guest conductors Tania Miller and Nathaniel Efthimiou join Principal Conductor Bramwell Tovey in a spectacular program including Copland's Fanfare for the Common Man, Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto, featuring renowned violinist Ray Chen, Ralph Vaughan Williams' Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis, Valerie Coleman's Seven O'Clock Shout, and Richard Strauss' Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks.

NJPAC Hosts International Jazz Day With Free Performances By Student Musicians, Mayor Photo NJPAC Hosts International Jazz Day With Free Performances By Student Musicians, Mayor Baraka, and More
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2022

Co-produced by NJPAC, City Verses, and Jazz House Kids, this popular concert unites youth musicians from NJPAC's City Verses jazz and poetry initiative, NJPAC's Jazz for Teens ensembles featuring James Moody Jazz Orchestra and The George Wein Scholars Ensemble, JAZZ HOUSE Big Band, and local high schools.

Jazz Day Celebrations At NJPAC to Feature Mayor Baraka, 100+ Student Musicians and Mo Photo Jazz Day Celebrations At NJPAC to Feature Mayor Baraka, 100+ Student Musicians and More
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 28, 2022

The New Jersey Performing Arts Center has announced a free musical celebration in honor of International Jazz Day 4/30 featuring performances by 100+ young New Jersey musicians with special guest Newark Mayor Ras Baraka. 

The 10th Annual TD James Moody Festival Announced at NJPAC Photo The 10th Annual TD James Moody Festival Announced at NJPAC
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 22, 2021

The New Jersey Performing Arts Center celebrates the 10th annual TD James Moody Jazz Festival showcasing an all-star lineup of the country's best musicians, held Nov 5-21, including the award-winning Maria Schneider Orchestra, the New Jersey premiere of Christian McBride's The Movement Revisited, the Tony Award-winning Lillias White (currently on Broadway in Chicago), a special tribute concert to George Wein.

Musicians Of Ensemble Connect Embark On Second Year Of Prestigious Fellowship Program Photo Musicians Of Ensemble Connect Embark On Second Year Of Prestigious Fellowship Program
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 20, 2021

In its 15th season, Ensemble Connect continues its fellowship program with concerts at Carnegie Hall and The Juilliard School, as well as residencies and performances at The Pocantico Center of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Skidmore College, and in schools and community venues throughout New York City.

The New Jersey Performing Arts Center Announces In-Person, Live Jazz Performances Beg Photo The New Jersey Performing Arts Center Announces In-Person, Live Jazz Performances Beginning in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 12, 2021

NJPAC is welcoming live, in-person jazz back to its stage throughout 2021 beginning with Grammy Award-winning vocalist Gregory Porter (Sep 24). The TD Jazz Series continues in the Fall with 'Salsa Meets Jazz' (Sep 25), saxophonist Boney James (Oct 14), and vocal powerhouse duo Tierney Sutton and Ann Hampton Calloway (Oct 15).

Jazz Journalists Association  Announces 2021 Jazz Awards Nominees Photo Jazz Journalists Association Announces 2021 Jazz Awards Nominees
by Stephi Wild - Apr 16, 2021

Spotlighting the creative energy of the greater jazz community over a year of turmoil, the 2021 JJA Jazz Awards' Finalists Ballot, released today, cites some 300 musicians, writers, broadcasters, photographers, their recordings, books, live-streams, podcasts and platforms, as nominees for the Jazz Journalists Association's 25th annual Awards celebrating excellence.

Newport Jazz Festival Announces Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Leadership Grant Photo Newport Jazz Festival Announces Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Leadership Grant
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 18, 2021

The Jazz Festival has been preserving and expanding Jazz’s legacy and impact by igniting interest in new generations of Jazz lovers through their Jazz Assembly programs and educational initiatives.

The Newport Folk Festival Releases Premium Double Vinyl of A CHANGE IS GONNA COME Photo The Newport Folk Festival Releases Premium Double Vinyl of A CHANGE IS GONNA COME
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2020

A Change Is Gonna Come is being issued as a limited edition 2-record set pressed at RTI on premium 180-gram vinyl and housed in a genuine old style tip-on gatefold jacket. Limited to 1,000 hand-numbered copies, each pre-order comes with an immediate free digital download of the recording. Vinyl will ship in early 2021.