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Jazz (Music Genre)

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  • Concert reviews: Karen Mason and Freddy Cole

    Concert reviews: Karen Mason and Freddy Cole
    On the surface, Karen Mason and Freddy Cole would appear to be polar opposites. She's ferocious, wringing every drop of drama from every note she sings. He's relaxed, easing his way through ballads and blues with apparent nonchalance. But both...
  • Savor the tastes of Sabor Latin Festival in Bethlehem

    ¡Sabor! is Spanish for "taste" or "flavor," and that's what you'll find at the ¡Sabor! Latin Festival at Bethlehem's SteelStacks campus June 20-22. Taste many different aspects of Latino culture, including music, art, dance and food. There are kids'...
  • Gypsy Bluez featured at Lakeside Inn's free Summer Lawn Concert

    Gypsy Bluez featured at Lakeside Inn's free Summer Lawn Concert
    MOUNT DORA — Blues vocalist, jazz guitarist, composer and music producer George Grosman played in Israel, Iceland, Canada and the Czech Republic before moving to Florida recently. He said the blues speaks all languages. "Put a blues band in...
  • Grammy-winning songwriter, country chart-topper, actor/singer headline State Theatre season

     
    Singer-songwriter Randy Newman, country singer Jo Dee Messina and actor/singer Danny Aiello, along with a cache of comedy and a long lineup of Broadway and stage performances highlight the 2014-15 season of The State Theatre in Easton, which was...
  • Jazz musician Horace Silver dies at age 85

    Jazz musician Horace Silver dies at age 85
    Jazz musician Horace Silver, a composer known for pioneering hard bop, has died, National Public Radio said on Wednesday. He was 85. Silver, a native of Norwalk, Connecticut, was shaped by the Portuguese influence in the islands of Cape Verde, from where...
  • 'So You Think You Can Dance' recap, Atlanta auditions

    'So You Think You Can Dance' recap, Atlanta auditions
    Here we are in Atlanta. You can tell the auditions were in winter, as there is only a narrow window for wearing scarves in Georgia. Joining Nigel Lythgoe and Mary Murphy is Lil Buck, a Memphis-based dancer known for a style called "jookin." Mariah...
  • Fareed Haque's latest gambit: Riffing with India's Saxophone Sisters

    Fareed Haque's latest gambit: Riffing with India's Saxophone Sisters
    The uncommonly versatile Chicago guitarist Fareed Haque juggles so many musical identities and languages that listeners can be sure of only one thing: They'll never hear him sounding the same way twice. Consider the show he's playing Sunday night at...
  • Maxwell is ready for his comeback — finally

    Before a word is even said, Maxwell already knows the first thing everyone wants to ask him. "When is the album coming," he says with a laugh. "It's a good question, because it means people care," he says, speaking by phone from his Las Vegas hotel...
  • Arturo O'Farrill, hijo de leyenda con identidad propia

    Arturo O'Farrill, hijo de leyenda con identidad propia
    Llevar el apellido O'Farrill y no beneficiarse del sobrenombre "Chico" implica una gran responsabilidad. También representa un conflicto de individualismo y una carga emocional.     Pero si alguien ha podido manejar semejante compromiso con...
  • 47th Hampton Jazz Festival off to a busy start

    47th Hampton Jazz Festival off to a busy start
    People were still pouring into the Hampton Coliseum Friday night as Jackie Scott and The Housewreckers opened the 47th annual Hampton Jazz Festival. The courtyard of the coliseum was crowded well before the doors opened to the sold-out show. The air...
  • Ski resorts gear up for summer activities

    Summer can be a great time to visit ski resorts. The weather is usually glorious, and there are numerous outdoor activities, festivals and cultural offerings aimed at attracting visitors and entertaining locals. In this generally slower time of year,...