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Mission hosts world famous bass virtuoso for workshop at SM North | Prairie Village Post

Mission hosts world famous bass virtuoso for workshop at SM North | Prairie Village Post | My articles of interest | Scoop.it

“He is the greatest living bass player in the world easily, and arguably the greatest for all time.” That’s how Johnny Hamil describes Francois Rabbath, the Syrian-born Parisian who is in Mission this week for an extraordinary bass workshop. For one week, Mission becomes the most important city on the continent — if you play the double bass.


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Free Jazz: Pat Metheny – Tap: John Zorn's Book of Angels, Vol. 20 ...

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By Troy Dostert One thing you have to say for Pat Metheny: he will keep you guessing. For every record he releases of questionable new-agey smooth jazz, you'll find a Song X, his astonishing tribute to (and collaboration ...
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Racism still swirls around jazz legend Charlie Parker - Kansas City Star

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Racism still swirls around jazz legend Charlie Parker
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But in those 34 years he'd already changed the way people heard, played and thought about jazz. His influence is simply inescapable, all these decades later.
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Rebranded jazz festival is returning this fall | KansasCity.com

The American Jazz Museum announced that the former Rhythm and Ribs Festival will return Oct. 12 as Kansas City’s 18th & Vine Jazz and Blues Festival.

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Pat Metheny Mingles in the Weird World of John Zorn | MTV Hive

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Douglas Wolk explores the jazz guitarist as he dips into the avant-garde.
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Pat Metheny on Many Reasons Kenny G Is a Douchebag | Collin ...

Pat Metheny is a well known jazz guitarist with three gold albums and twenty Grammys. He also really dislikes Kenny G. Somehow I ended up on this article where he talks about it, and it's just great from beginning to end.
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