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Mark Gross swings and sings with soul and rhythm along today's jazz vanguard. He constantly pushes the music forward, while staying true to the elements of the classic sound. Mark Gross has recorded on over 40 notable jazz recording, including 2 GRAMMY winning projects by the Dave Holland Big Band - ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Mark Gross swings and sings with soul and rhythm along today's jazz vanguard. He constantly pushes the music forward, while staying true to the elements of the classic sound. Mark Gross has recorded on over 40 notable jazz recording, including 2 GRAMMY winning projects by the Dave Holland Big Band - ... (read complete bio)
SOPAC Announces Jazz In The Loft 2022 Series Lineup Photo SOPAC Announces Jazz In The Loft 2022 Series Lineup
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 4, 2022

Kick off the new year with Jazz in the Loft, a South Orange Performing Arts Center concert series curated and hosted by Grammy-winning bassist John Lee.

Julie White to Star in SMALLWOOD Comedy Series from CBS Photo Julie White to Star in SMALLWOOD Comedy Series from CBS
by Michael Major - Nov 1, 2021

Julie White has been set to star in CBS' new comedy series 'Smallwood', joining the previously announced Pete Holmes. Based on the life of professional bowler Tom Smallwood, the series is written by Mark Gross and produced by David Hollander and Brian D'Arcy James. The series will also star Katie Lowes and Chi McBride.

Anastacia McCleskey Will Bring HELLO BEAUTIFUL SPIRITS to Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Anastacia McCleskey Will Bring HELLO BEAUTIFUL SPIRITS to Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stephi Wild - Aug 1, 2021

Join Anastacia (Dr. Phylicia Elder on NBC's 'New Amsterdam,' Opal on CBS's 'The Good Fight,' an Original DIVA from Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Nurse Norma in Waitress & in the upcoming 2021 revival, and May in Secret Life of Bees).

NJPAC IN YOUR LIVING ROOM Continues Tonight On Instagram Live Photo NJPAC IN YOUR LIVING ROOM Continues Tonight On Instagram Live
by A.A. Cristi - May 26, 2020

NJPAC's In Your Living Room Series continues with Tunes on Tuesday Jazz Masters in Conversation. Mark Gross takes over Instagram LIVE alongside James Austin JR., and Wayne Winborne, executive director of the Institue of Jazz Studies at Rutgers University-Newark. Tune in for a discussion about the multi-generational Marsalis jazz family. 

BWW TV: Watch the AIN'T TOO PROUD Company Come Together for 'The Way You Do the Thing Photo BWW TV: Watch the AIN'T TOO PROUD Company Come Together for 'The Way You Do the Things You Do'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 15, 2020

What happens when a Broadway company has to stay apart? They come together via technology! Ain't Too Proud Music Director Kenny Seymour asked the show's Classic Five Temptations as well as everyone in the orchestra send in videos performing the opening number- a?oeThe Way You Do The Things You Do.a??

Queens Jazz Orchestra Will Present IT AIN'T OVER YET June 21 Photo Queens Jazz Orchestra Will Present IT AIN'T OVER YET June 21
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 3, 2019

On Friday, June 21, Flushing Town Hall's Queens Jazz Orchestra will return to the stage to present new music by National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master, Dr. Jimmy Heath. 'It Ain't Over Yet' will span the corridors of Dr. Heath's musical and creative imagination, showing that jazz continues to be a vibrant musical force.

Birdland Announces June 2019 Schedule Photo Birdland Announces June 2019 Schedule
by A.A. Cristi - May 15, 2019

Birdland will kick-off their exciting month of programming with the following acts:

Birdland Announces January 2019 Schedule Photo Birdland Announces January 2019 Schedule
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 14, 2018

Birdland will kick-off their exciting month of programming with the following acts:

This Music We Call Jazz: The Latin Connection Exhibit Comes To NJPAC Photo This Music We Call Jazz: The Latin Connection Exhibit Comes To NJPAC
by Stephi Wild - Oct 30, 2018

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) Presents "This Music We Call Jazz: The Latin Connection Exhibit," on Sunday, November 4th at 2 p.m."This Music We Call Jazz: The Latin Connection Exhibit," a multi-media display by 16 New Jersey and New York artists, will be the centerpiece of a collaborative tribute to the musical genius of Dizzy Gillespie, Tito Puente, Graciela, Eddie Palmieri, and many other personalities associated with Latin-American, Afro-Cuban and Afro-Brazilian jazz.

Regina Carter Named Artistic Director Of NJPAC's All-Female Jazz Residency Photo Regina Carter Named Artistic Director Of NJPAC's All-Female Jazz Residency
by Stephi Wild - Jun 12, 2018

Acclaimed jazz violinist Regina Carter will serve as Artistic Director of this summer's All-Female Jazz Residency, the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) announced today. Carter succeeds the late jazz pianist and composer Geri Allen, the residency's founding Artistic Director.

Birdland Presents The David Murray Infinity Quartet And More Next Week! Photo Birdland Presents The David Murray Infinity Quartet And More Next Week!
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 19, 2018

Birdland will kick-off their great week of programming with the following acts:

Young Musicians Serenade the City This Holiday Season at NJPAC Photo Young Musicians Serenade the City This Holiday Season at NJPAC
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 1, 2017

Throughout the holiday season, students enrolled in Wells Fargo Jazz for Teens, one of the longest-running arts education programs at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), will entertain at concerts and events across Newark.

Quality is King When it Comes to Successful Digital Publishing Photo Quality is King When it Comes to Successful Digital Publishing
by Robert Diamond - Nov 13, 2017

ESPN Signs Renowned Sports Broadcaster Mark Kriegel to New Multi-Year Deal Photo ESPN Signs Renowned Sports Broadcaster Mark Kriegel to New Multi-Year Deal
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 9, 2017

ESPN today announced it has signed renowned sports broadcaster, Pulitzer Prize finalist and author Mark Kriegel to a new multi-year deal. Kriegel, a widely respected, seasoned sports media talent, will make his ESPN television debut this Saturday November 11

JAZZ IN THE STACKS Brings Live Performances By Young Talents Into Newark Public Libra Photo JAZZ IN THE STACKS Brings Live Performances By Young Talents Into Newark Public Libraries
by Julie Musbach - Oct 19, 2017

Jazz in the Stacks, a dynamic, free performance series that invites Newark audiences to celebrate the titans of jazz, takes a concert tour to the city's public libraries from Oct. 25 to May 23.

ESPN Re-Signs NBA Analyst Mark Jackson With New Multi-Year Deal
by Caryn Robbins - May 3, 2017

ESPN today announced it has re-signed NBA game analyst Mark Jackson with a new multi-year deal. Jackson, who is part of the longest-tenured NBA Finals broadcast team with Mike Breen, Jeff Van Gundy and Doris Burke, will continue to provide commentary for the highest-profile games on ESPN and ABC.

Legendary Jazz Greats Inspire Teen Musicians at NJPAC
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 30, 2017

George Wein and James Moody, both legendary pioneers of jazz, are the inspirations for a pair of performance-driven programs created at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) to nurture the next generation of jazz talents.

Artist Lineup Set for JIMMY HEATH AT 90 at The Kennedy Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2016

The Kennedy Center announced today the roster of artists who will be participating in Jimmy Heath at 90, a concert honoring the 90th birthday of the legendary saxophonist, composer, educator, and bandleader. The celebration will take place on Sunday, October 30, 2016 at 8:00 p.m. in the Concert Hall.

ESPN Announces Championship Level World Cup of Hockey 2016 Production Plans
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 7, 2016

ESPN's start-to-finish World Cup of Hockey 2016 telecasts will have all the angles covered through innovative production techniques, top-tier commentary, creative enhancements and studio programming surrounding the games.

Barry Melrose, Steve Levy Top Commentator Team for ESPN's World Cup of Hockey 2016 Telecasts
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 28, 2016

NHL studio analyst Barry Melrose, SportsCenter anchors Steve Levy and John Buccigross and former NHL goalie Kevin Weekes will call ESPN's telecasts of the World Cup of Hockey 2016

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