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Jazz (Music Genre)

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  • Caribou's magic is in its method

    Caribou's magic is in its method
    As a musician, Caribou's Dan Snaith is no mathematician. Or so he thought. Not long after earning his Ph.D. in math at Imperial College London, then giving up the subject to pursue a career in electronic music, a friend of his gave an interview. "Dan's...
  • George Freeman fetes a magical 88th

    George Freeman fetes a magical 88th
    Chicago jazz legend George Freeman will be spending his 88th birthday in the best way possible: playing his guitar at the Green Mill Jazz Club. He reaches the milestone on Friday, which is when he'll kick off a two-night run at the Mill, where he...
  • Music Box: Smoky, spicy Jane Monheit returns to Rams Head On Stage

    Music Box: Smoky, spicy Jane Monheit returns to Rams Head On Stage
    Two-time Grammy nominee Jane Monheit returns to Rams Head On Stage in Annapolis tonight for an evening of jumpin' jazz and smoky cabaret ballads along with plenty of spicy Brazilian and Latin rhythms to stretch and soothe away the stress of a long work...
  • Florida travel calendar for May

    Florida travel calendar for May
    Check out festivals and events in May across the state. This list is organized by region. Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County) May 1: Jazz Friday at Foosaner Museum...
  • Review: Israeli Jazz & World Music Festival

    Review: Israeli Jazz & World Music Festival
    Some jazz musicians don't wish to invent new musical languages, redefine prevailing idioms or invent novel concepts. Instead, they choose to revel in established forms, conveying as much joyousness of spirit to as wide an audience as possible. Which...
  • Clicking and Streaming: Music doc 'The Wrecking Crew' is informative and more importantly, Bono free

    Clicking and Streaming: Music doc 'The Wrecking Crew' is informative and more importantly, Bono free
    Director Denny Tedesco is the son of featured guitarist Tommy Tedesco, who was a go-to player on smash hits by everyone from Herb Alpert to Cher and worked alongside drummers Hal Blaine and Earl Palmer, bassist Carol Kaye, a pre-fame Glen Campbell on...
  • Chicagoing for May 14

    Chicagoing for May 14
    Things to do and see around the city. ART THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO: 111 S. Michigan Ave. 312-443-3600. "Puppets!" on display through June 6. "A Voyage to South America: Andean Art in the Spanish Empire" on display through Feb. 21, 2016....
  • The Postmodern Jukebox is coming to the Norva

    The Postmodern Jukebox is coming to the Norva
     Spread the word around: Scott Bradlee is bringing the Postmodern Jukebox to the Norva in Norfolk on Saturday night.  Perhaps you are familiar with this ensemble and its rotating lineup of musicians. Bradlee is a pianist and composer who has developed a...
  • Music Box: Hear the refreshing sound of Mandolin Orange at The Hamilton in D.C.

    Music Box: Hear the refreshing sound of Mandolin Orange at The Hamilton in D.C.
    The smooth and sweet bluegrass and folk music sounds of Mandolin Orange are truly refreshing and not quite like anything I've heard before. The duo, comprised of Andrew Marlin and Emily Frantz, arrives with a sparkling new release titled "Such Jubilee",...
  • New Allentown festival to have polka Hall of Famer, popular guitar duo, more

    New Allentown festival to have polka Hall of Famer, popular guitar duo, more
    The lineup of performers for a new German-style music festival adjacent to the Allentown Fairgrounds this weekend will include a Grammy Award-nominated Polka Hall of Fame member, a northeastern Pennsylvania polka favorite, a prominent Lehigh Valley...
  • New Allentown Springfest to feature polka Hall of Famer, well-known Valley acoustic duo, more

    New Allentown Springfest to feature polka Hall of Famer, well-known Valley acoustic duo, more
    The line up of performers for a new German-style music festival  adjacent to Allentown Fairgrounds this weekend will include a Grammy Award-nominated Polka Hall of Fame member, a northeastern Pennsylvania polka favorite, a prominent Lehigh Valley acoustic...