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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.

George Mason University Announces 21/22 Season at the Center of the Arts Photo George Mason University Announces 21/22 Season at the Center of the Arts
by Gigi Gervais - Oct 16, 2021

The Center for the Arts at George Mason University gears up for more in-person programming for the 2021/2022 Great Performances at Mason and Family Series season with exciting events throughout November and December.

Top Five Finalists Announced For 10th Annual Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal C Photo Top Five Finalists Announced For 10th Annual Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition
by Stephi Wild - Oct 14, 2021

A world of jazz just minutes from home, the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) today announced the top five finalists of the 10th Annual Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition. 

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Announces 2021/22 Humanities Projects and Festival Curat Photo The Los Angeles Philharmonic Announces 2021/22 Humanities Projects and Festival Curators
by Stephi Wild - Oct 9, 2021

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association today announced its 2021/22 Humanities projects and festival curators. The LA Phil Humanities program began in 2019/20 as an outgrowth and consolidation of the organization's long-time commitment to curator-driven festivals, visual arts projects, publications and partnerships with area cultural institutions.

The Broad Stage to Present DUETS with Reeves, Valdés, and Lovano Photo The Broad Stage to Present DUETS with Reeves, Valdés, and Lovano
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 5, 2021

The Broad Stage presents Duets, an all-star concert featuring five-time GRAMMY Award winner, the pre-eminent jazz vocalist Dianne Reeves; Chucho Valdés, the most influential figure in modern Afro-Cuban jazz; and the celebrated saxophonist Joe Lovano, winner of many DownBeat Magazine’s Critics and Readers Polls, on Saturday, October 22.

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Announces 2021/22 Humanities Projects And Festival Curat Photo The Los Angeles Philharmonic Announces 2021/22 Humanities Projects And Festival Curators
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 30, 2021

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association today announced its 2021/22 Humanities projects and festival curators. The LA Phil Humanities program began in 2019/20 as an outgrowth and consolidation of the organization’s long-time commitment to curator-driven festivals, visual arts projects, publications and partnerships with area cultural institutions.

VIDEO: Watch Dianne Reeves Perform 'It Don't Mean A Thing' From THE KENNEDY CENTER AT Photo VIDEO: Watch Dianne Reeves Perform 'It Don't Mean A Thing' From THE KENNEDY CENTER AT 50 Concert
by Michael Major - Sep 29, 2021

Watch Dianne Reeves perform 'It Don't Mean a Thing' from the upcoming Kennedy Center at 50 concert, airing on PBS Friday, October 1 at 9:00 p.m. ET.

Cécile McLorin Salvant and Sullivan Fortner Come to SCFTA This Month Photo Cécile McLorin Salvant and Sullivan Fortner Come to SCFTA This Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2021

Jazz vocalist Salvant dazzled Segerstrom Center audiences when she first appeared at the Center in 2014; Fortner has been called one of the top jazz pianists of his generation and is recognized for his virtuosic technique and captivating performances.

14th Annual Angel City Jazz Festival Announces 2021 Program Photo 14th Annual Angel City Jazz Festival Announces 2021 Program
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2021

Angel City Arts will present the 14th Annual Angel City Jazz Festival October 1 - 15 with performances from Highland Park to Brentwood at REDCAT, 2220 Arts & Archives (formerly the Bootleg), LACMA (Los Angeles County Museum of Art), the Lodge Room, the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre, and the Ahmanson Ballroom at the Skirball Center.

The Royal Conservatory Announces 2021/22 Concert Season Photo The Royal Conservatory Announces 2021/22 Concert Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2021

Dr. Peter Simon, Michael and Sonja Koerner President & CEO of The Royal Conservatory of Music, Mervon Mehta, Executive Director of Performing Arts, and James Anagnoson, Dean of The Glenn Gould School, today revealed details of the diverse concerts that will make up the 13th concert season at The Royal Conservatory of Music.

Chamber Music America Awards Nearly $1.3 Million in Grants to the Small Ensemble Musi Photo Chamber Music America Awards Nearly $1.3 Million in Grants to the Small Ensemble Music Field
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 23, 2021

Chamber Music America (CMA), the national network for ensemble music professionals, today announced the distribution of $1,290,450 through its six grant programs.

Entries Now Open for THE 10TH ANNUAL SARAH VAUGHAN COMPETITION Photo Entries Now Open for THE 10TH ANNUAL SARAH VAUGHAN COMPETITION
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 9, 2021

New Jersey Performing Arts Center announces the opening of the 10th Annual Sarah Vaughan Competition. The search is on for the World's Next Great Jazz Singer! Do you sing or know someone who is a phenomenal jazz singer? If so, they can Enter Here or visit njpac.org.

Jazz At Lincoln Center Comes to The Morris Museum This Mont Photo Jazz At Lincoln Center Comes to The Morris Museum This Mont
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 3, 2021

You can skip the commute and check out the acclaimed series Jazz at Lincoln Center at the Morris Museum instead for two great shows. First up is saxophonist, Sherman Irby on Thursday, August 12 at 8:00 pm.

Kimmel Cultural Campus Announces 2021/2022 Season Photo Kimmel Cultural Campus Announces 2021/2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2021

Kimmel Cultural Campus has announced the much-anticipated return of in-person performing arts across their venues: the Kimmel Center, the Academy of Music, and the Merriam Theater. On September 18, from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m., Kimmel Cultural Campus will host a grand reopening event in Commonwealth Plaza to celebrate the start of the 2021-22 season.

BWW Review: THE WHITNEY PROJECT - A CELEBRATION OF BLACK JOY at Delaware Theatre Comp Photo BWW Review: THE WHITNEY PROJECT - A CELEBRATION OF BLACK JOY at Delaware Theatre Company
by Rosanne DellAversano - Jul 15, 2021

Like a family reunion, The Whitney Project - A Celebration of Black Joy brings together songs and stories, old and new, for a moment in time like no other.

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).

The Broad Stage Announces Live and In Person Programming for Fall 2021 Photo The Broad Stage Announces Live and In Person Programming for Fall 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2021

The Broad Stage¬†has announced three live and in person attractions for fall 2021 ‚Äď starting with the West Coast Premiere of the new opera¬†Birds in the Moon, co-commissioned by The Broad Stage, for four outdoor performances in Santa Monica September 1 through 4.

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Announces Contract Extensions for Herbie Hancock and Tho Photo The Los Angeles Philharmonic Announces Contract Extensions for Herbie Hancock and Thomas Wilkins
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 1, 2021

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association announced today contract extensions for Herbie Hancock as the Creative Chair for Jazz and Thomas Wilkins as Principal Conductor of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra.

Segerstrom Center For The Arts Announces 21-22 Jazz Season Photo Segerstrom Center For The Arts Announces 21-22 Jazz Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 29, 2021

Segerstrom Center for the Arts' renowned Jazz Series returns for the 2021 ‚Äď 2022 Season with an all-star line-up that includes Cecile McLorin Salvant joined by Sullivan Fortner, Chucho Valdes, Diane Reeves and Joe Lovano, Veronica Smith, the Kurt Elling Christmas concert, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, the Dave Brubeck Centennial Celebration with the Clayton Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, The Brubeck Brothers & Dianne Reeves sharing the stage, and closing out the season is Matthew Whittaker. Jazz fans can also add Spanish Harlem Orchestra's Salsa Navidad holiday concert.

JAMES TAYLOR: CELEBRATING AN AMERICAN STANDARD to be Presented by Live with Carnegie  Photo JAMES TAYLOR: CELEBRATING AN AMERICAN STANDARD to be Presented by Live with Carnegie Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 11, 2021

On July 1 at 7:30 p.m. Live with Carnegie Hall will present James Taylor: Celebrating an American Standard, featuring a never-before-seen stream of a one-night-only historic performance curated by the renowned singer/songwriter in April 2011 to mark Carnegie Hall’s 120th anniversary, kicking off his four-concert Perspectives series that season.

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