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Keeping Jazz Real |

Music | Oakland, Berkeley & the Bay Area

Keeping Jazz Real |<br/>   <br/>Music | Oakland, Berkeley & the Bay Area | JazzLife | Scoop.it
Hot off the 55th Monterey Jazz Festival's grueling North American tour — 40 cities in 23 states — jazz pianist Benny Green is back in his Berkeley home for barely more than a pit stop.
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Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club, London, listings for June 2014. | News | The Jazz Mann

Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club, London, listings for June 2014. | News | The Jazz Mann | JazzLife | Scoop.it
We have received the latest listings for this famous London jazz club including details of the Late, Late Show schedule for June 2014. Details attached.
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Jazz Women on Frogtoon Music

Jazz Women on Frogtoon Music | JazzLife | Scoop.it
Jazz Women - Enjoy all the music albums and top video tracks of Jazz Women here on Frogtoon Music.
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Jazz Appreciation Month 2014

Jazz Appreciation Month 2014 | JazzLife | Scoop.it
  "Jazz washes away the dust of everyday life" --- Art Blakey The first time I read the above quote by the jazz drumming extraordinaire Art Blakey, it was in my  jazz music history course at U...
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The Real Reason Music's Gotten So Loud

The Real Reason Music's Gotten So Loud | JazzLife | Scoop.it
iTunes' SoundCheck won't end the so-called "loudness wars." It'll just give listeners a way to counter some musicians' undying instinct to "turn it up to 11."
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Take five: John Fordham's month in jazz – June

Take five: John Fordham's month in jazz – June | JazzLife | Scoop.it
John Fordham: Looking ahead at June's jazz highlights, Glasgow's jazz festival will rock to Drumhedz, while Bryan Ferry and Branford Marsalis hit London
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Eastman Musicians Can be Seen and Heard throughout Xerox ...

Eastman Musicians Can be Seen and Heard throughout Xerox ... | JazzLife | Scoop.it
Held in the area surrounding Eastman's campus on Gibbs Street, which gets renamed “Jazz Street” during the Festival, this year's nine-day event includes a course taught by Eastman faculty and special jazz workshops for ...
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A Guide to the 2013 Toronto Jazz Festival

A Guide to the 2013 Toronto Jazz Festival | JazzLife | Scoop.it
The 2013 Toronto Jazz Festival descends on the city this Friday with a huge free for all event. That means all of Friday's programming at every Jazz Festival
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Cécile McLorin Salvant: Making Old Songs New Again

Cécile McLorin Salvant: Making Old Songs New Again | JazzLife | Scoop.it
Singer Cécile McLorin Salvant was born in Miami to French and Haitian parents, and started singing jazz while living in Paris. Back in the U.S., she won
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Review: Playboy Jazz Festival's good vibrations

Review: Playboy Jazz Festival's good vibrations | JazzLife | Scoop.it
There was a moment at the Hollywood Bowl on Saturday night when a question came to mind that felt a little like a Zen koan: If you hear a guitar solo but can't see a guitar, did the solo really happen?
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Warning: There's a Helicopterbearshark in Boulder Canyon... and he rocks

Warning: There's a Helicopterbearshark in Boulder Canyon... and he rocks | JazzLife | Scoop.it
If youre in Boulder Canyon this summer and you hear what sounds like a live jazz-rock band echoing off the canyon walls, relax, youre not losing your mind. Its just Ryan OMalley -- aka Helicopterbearshark -- jamming away.
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Wynton Marsalis, Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, swing through Meijer Gardens

Wynton Marsalis, Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, swing through Meijer Gardens | JazzLife | Scoop.it
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra's 25th anniversary tour passes through Detroit and Grand Rapids this week.
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West Oak Lane Festival is back and coming to the Keswick with Roy Ayers - Entertainment - Montgomery News

West Oak Lane Festival is back and coming to the Keswick with Roy Ayers - Entertainment - Montgomery News | JazzLife | Scoop.it
Montgomery News is your source for all Montgomery County 24-hour breaking news, local news, sports, entertainment and more. View weather updates, watch videos and photos. Keep up with News and local Sports.
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Jazz great Miller brings out his best - The Buffalo News

Jazz great Miller brings out his best  - The Buffalo News | JazzLife | Scoop.it
“Well well, Buffalo. Y’all don’t mess around, do ya?”This was Marcus Miller addressing the sold out Bear’s Den at the Seneca Niagara Casino on Friday night.
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Young Jazz Musician of Year is a welcome award - Telegraph

Young Jazz Musician of Year is a welcome award - Telegraph | JazzLife | Scoop.it
BBC's first Young Jazz Musician of the Year award was won by Alexander Bone but the finalists lacked diversity
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"60 Minutes" Poll Claims Jazz Is More Important Than Hip Hop

"60 Minutes" Poll Claims Jazz Is More Important Than Hip Hop | JazzLife | Scoop.it
NEW POLL SUGGESTS CERTAIN AMERICANS ARE NOT THAT INTO HIP HOP
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Review: Marcus Miller at LJF

Review: Marcus Miller at LJF | JazzLife | Scoop.it
Francis Graham-Dixon catches Marcus Miller and band on a high at the Royal Festival Hall, part of London Jazz Festival
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Jazz Police

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Jazz Police, patrolling the jazz scene:
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Bass player Nicola at Scarborough Jazz Club

Bass player Nicola at Scarborough Jazz Club | JazzLife | Scoop.it
Swinging bass player and singer Nicola Farnon brings her excellent trio to The Cask in Scarborough on 
Wednesday July 3.
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STILL SPRY AT 75: ‘Uncle Herb’ Rockweiler’s legacy lives on in Cazenovia German Band : Reedsburg Times-Press

STILL SPRY AT 75: ‘Uncle Herb’ Rockweiler’s legacy lives on in Cazenovia German Band : Reedsburg Times-Press | JazzLife | Scoop.it
A small community band that has kept time to literally hundreds of area events over three generations celebrates its 75th anniversary this year.
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Keeping Jazz Real |

Music | Oakland, Berkeley & the Bay Area

Keeping Jazz Real |<br/>   <br/>Music | Oakland, Berkeley & the Bay Area | JazzLife | Scoop.it
Hot off the 55th Monterey Jazz Festival's grueling North American tour — 40 cities in 23 states — jazz pianist Benny Green is back in his Berkeley home for barely more than a pit stop.
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Carmen Lundy creates a new American songbook - Isthmus | The Daily Page

Carmen Lundy creates a new American songbook - Isthmus | The Daily Page | JazzLife | Scoop.it
Carmen Lundy took a circuitous route to becoming a great jazz singer and composer.
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Kota Kinabalu Jazz Festival a mecca for jazz aficionados

Kota Kinabalu Jazz Festival a mecca for jazz aficionados | JazzLife | Scoop.it
KOTA KINABALU: For two days, the covered tennis courts of Sutera Harbour Marina Golf and Country Club were packed with jazz aficionados, enthralled to the renditions of Mia Palencia In Good Company...
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Musician of the Week: John Legend - The Patriotic Vanguard

Musician of the Week: John Legend - The Patriotic Vanguard | JazzLife | Scoop.it
John Roger Stephens (born December 28, 1978), better known by his stage name John Legend, is an American singer-songwriter and actor. He has won (...)
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Concerts at Three Caves: Cindy Bradley talks album titles, acceptance speeches, being attractive woman in jazz

Concerts at Three Caves: Cindy Bradley talks album titles, acceptance speeches, being attractive woman in jazz | JazzLife | Scoop.it
New York jazz trumpeter to play June 15 show at Huntsville's Historic Three Caves.
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Jazz legend Ben Tucker spread the beat to the Lowcountry | David Lauderdale | The Island Packet

Jazz legend Ben Tucker spread the beat to the Lowcountry | David Lauderdale | The Island Packet | JazzLife | Scoop.it
Jazz legend Ben Tucker helped bring the music to Hilton Head Island. He was killed this week when his golf cart was struck by a motorist on Hutchinson Island in Savannah.
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