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Janie Barnett Plays Cole Porter in An Americana Take on the Classics Photo Janie Barnett Plays Cole Porter in An Americana Take on the Classics
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 19, 2021

BerkleeNYC's Power Station presents Janie Barnett as she plays the music of Cole Porter on August 13th, 2021

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).

Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra Will Perform Basie, Blues, and More Next Month Photo Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra Will Perform Basie, Blues, and More Next Month
by Stephi Wild - May 15, 2021

The Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra (CJRO) performs the best of Count Basie and other world-renowned jazz artists on Sunday, June 6 at 2 p.m. at the Lakewood Cultural Center, 470 S. Allison Parkway, Lakewood, CO 80226.

Tom Kennedy Set to Release 'Stories' June 11 Photo Tom Kennedy Set to Release 'Stories' June 11
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 19, 2021

To breathe life into these new pieces, Kennedy enlisted lifelong St. Louis friends Dave Weckl and Roger Guth (drums) and Jay Oliver (keyboards), along with some of the brilliant players whose paths he’s crossed along the way.

Pianist Cettina Donato and Actor Ninni Bruschetta Announce New Album In May; New Sing Photo Pianist Cettina Donato and Actor Ninni Bruschetta Announce New Album In May; New Single 'Alcol' Out Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 16, 2021

Italian pianist, conductor and composer Cettina Donato has announced the May 14, 2021 release of her latest album, I Siciliani, featuring renowned actor Antonio 'Ninni' Bruschetta. Their second collaboration, this wondrous musical portrait of Sicily comes to life thanks to Donato and Bruschetta's remarkable synergy and expansive musical vision.

Bob Holz to Release Live Album with Former Members of Spyro Gyra and Blood Sweat and  Photo Bob Holz to Release Live Album with Former Members of Spyro Gyra and Blood Sweat and Tears
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 26, 2021

Jazz fusion artist Bob Holz is back with a power house live album featuring a star studded lineup of high profile players. The title is Bob Holz Live In New York and L.A. and was released on MVD Audio in early 2021.

Renowned Musician Dr. Ed Calle Launches Pompano Beach Arts Virtual Music Series Photo Renowned Musician Dr. Ed Calle Launches Pompano Beach Arts Virtual Music Series
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 18, 2021

Pompano Beach Cultural Affairs Department has introduced the Pompano Beach Arts Virtual Music Series featuring powerhouse performances by award-winning, globally-acclaimed artists.

Bill Warfield and The Hell's Kitchen Funk Orchestra To Perform At Keystone Korner, Ma Photo Bill Warfield and The Hell's Kitchen Funk Orchestra To Perform At Keystone Korner, March 28
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 17, 2021

The innovative composer, bandleader, and trumpeter Bill Warfield is set to hit the stage with The Hell's Kitchen Funk Orchestra at the Keystone Korner, located at 1350 Lancaster St in Baltimore, MD on Sunday, March 28th, 2021 at 6:30PM.

Hothouse Announces Schedule For JAZZ PLAZA: HOTHOUSE MEETS HAVANA Photo Hothouse Announces Schedule For JAZZ PLAZA: HOTHOUSE MEETS HAVANA
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 5, 2021

The award-winning Chicago-based nonprofit arts presenter HotHouse is pleased to announce the full schedule for “Jazz Plaza: HotHouse Meets Havana” streaming Jan. 21-24.

Registration Now Open For National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's SOUL TO SOUL Photo Registration Now Open For National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's SOUL TO SOUL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 5, 2021

The National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) production of Soul to Soul, the electrifying and emotionally captivating theatrical concert that explores the parallels between African American and Jewish music, will be presented virtually this Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

HotHouse Announces Schedule for JAZZ PLAZA: HOTHOUSE MEETS HAVANA Photo HotHouse Announces Schedule for JAZZ PLAZA: HOTHOUSE MEETS HAVANA
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 28, 2020

The award-winning Chicago-based nonprofit arts presenter HotHouse has announced the full schedule for “Jazz Plaza: HotHouse Meets Havana” streaming Jan. 21-24. Programming, recorded in advance, will be streamed internationally on HotHouse’s streaming platform HotHouseGlobal.

Luba Mason Talks About Her New Album 'Triangle' and More on Backstage LIVE With Richa Photo Luba Mason Talks About Her New Album 'Triangle' and More on Backstage LIVE With Richard Ridge
by Stephi Wild - Nov 21, 2020

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge is keeping up with all of your favorite stars' latest projects on Backstage Live, bringing you in-depth interviews twice weekly. On Thursday, November 19, he chatted with star of Girl from the North Country, Luba Mason, who talked about her her new album, Triangle. She hosted a listening party for the album on November 20, which she also discussed.

VIDEO: Watch Luba Mason Takeover Our Instagram! Photo VIDEO: Watch Luba Mason Takeover Our Instagram!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Nov 20, 2020

Luba Mason took over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story on Friday, November 20. Missed all the fun? No worries! Watch the story highlights!

8 Videos That Make Us Excited for Luba Mason's Virtual Concert! Photo 8 Videos That Make Us Excited for Luba Mason's Virtual Concert!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Nov 20, 2020

There's no doubt Luba Mason can put on an excellent performance! Check out some of her past gigs before her concert tonight at 9pm ET!

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, November 20- with Adam Pascal, Eva Noblezada and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, November 20- with Adam Pascal, Eva Noblezada and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 20, 2020

Today (November 20) in live streaming: Adam Pascal visits Backstage Live, Beetlejuice reunites on Stars in the House, and so much more!

Luba Mason Takes Over Our Instagram Today! Photo Luba Mason Takes Over Our Instagram Today!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Nov 20, 2020

In celebration of her concert premiering tonight, Triangles, Luba Mason will be taking over our Instagram today! Follow along with us on BroadwayWorld's Instagram.

VIDEO: Luba Mason Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now! Photo VIDEO: Luba Mason Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Nov 19, 2020

Tune in right here Thursday, November 19 (12:30pm ET) as he chats with star of Girl from the North Country, Luba Mason, who will host a listening party for her new album, Triangle, on November 20 (9pm).

Luba Mason's TRIANGLE in Concert Will Premiere November 20 on BroadwayWorld Photo Luba Mason's TRIANGLE in Concert Will Premiere November 20 on BroadwayWorld
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 12, 2020

Broadway and Recording Artist Luba Mason has just released her 4th solo album titled TRIANGLE, which is a wholly unique, vibrant, new line-up that some call unprecedented using just voice, vibraphone, and bass! This concert is the live capture of that recording session at Manhattan's renowned Power Station studio/Berklee NYC including the amazing Joe Locke on Vibes - (played w/Dianne Reeves, Grover Washington Jr.), the incredible James Genus on Bass - (plays in the SNL band, Herbie Hancock) and produced by longtime Prince collaborator, Renato Neto.

Luba Mason Presents 'Triangle' in Concert Nov. 20 Photo Luba Mason Presents 'Triangle' in Concert Nov. 20
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 5, 2020

Broadway and Recording Artist Luba Mason has just released her 4th new solo album.

Flushing Town Hall Presents A Jazzy Virtual Program This Fall Photo Flushing Town Hall Presents A Jazzy Virtual Program This Fall
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2020

This fall season, jazz is in the air with Flushing Town Hall’s virtual music programming including the popular monthly Virtual Jazz Jam: Celebrating the Legacy of Louis Armstrong, and two concert series: Lioness: Women in Jazz, and New Music Horizons – Collaborative Artists in Concert—all of which are free for anyone to enjoy from the comfort of their home.

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