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Jazz (Music Genre)

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  • Small Bites: Dining News

    Small Bites: Dining News
    >>Fresh Salt, the casual, fine dining restaurant at Saybrook Point Inn & Spa in Old Saybrook, has introduced its summer menu. Chef Leslie Tripp developed the dishes and specials based on local ingredients, especially fresh-caught seafood. The catch-of-...
  • New Duke Ellington Bio Offers New Insights Into The Jazz Giant

    New Duke Ellington Bio Offers New Insights Into The Jazz Giant
    Duke Ellington was — in addition to being a genius and a charmer — something of a B.S. artist. That's one of the character traits that comes through in Duke: A Life of Duke Ellington, the fast-moving, well-balanced and astonishing new...
  • Singer Giacomo Gates Plays Westport Arts Center

    Singer Giacomo Gates Plays Westport Arts Center
    The jazz singer Giacomo Gates has taken some roundabout journeys. But they've served him well. He grew up in Bridgeport. Then he moved up to the frozen tundra when he was in his 20s. "I split from here for like 15 years," says Gates, who spoke to the...
  • Ticket Extras! Things to do this weekend and beyond

    Ticket Extras! Things to do this weekend and beyond
     Every Friday in Ticket, the Daily Press offers suggestions on things to do over the weekend and upcoming events to plan for. There are often lots more that won't fit into the print sections. So look here for Ticket Extras! online each Friday. This is a...
  • Check out these cool jazz tracks inspired by great cars of the '70s

     
    Filed under: Classics, Etc., Videos, Dodge, Lamborghini, Lotus, Saab There's nothing like taking a drive with the perfect song playing that matches the mood and moment. When the rhythms sync up with the undulating road, the whole experience gets just a...
  • Hyde Park Jazz Fest schedule announced

     Hyde Park Jazz Fest schedule announced
    Flutist Nicole Mitchell, singer Dee Alexander with saxophonist Oliver Lake, pianist Craig Taborn and the Kenwood Academy Jazz Band will headline the eighth annual Hyde Park Jazz Festival, running Sept. 27-28 in several locations. Following is the...
  • Wethersfield Hosts Free Summer Concert Series

    Wethersfield Hosts Free Summer Concert Series
    WETHERSFIELD -- The Wethersfield Historical Society's free summer concert series kicks off Tuesday evening with the big band sounds of the Paul King Orchestra. The first of three "Keeney Koolers" concerts sponsored by the society is planned for 6:30 p....
  • Pharrell leaves Montreux festival fans wanting more

    By Stephanie Nebehay MONTREUX, Switzerland, July 7 (Reuters) - Pharrell Williams gave a slick concert for a pumped-up crowd at the Montreux Jazz Festival on Monday night, but some fans were less than happy when he left the famed stage after just an hour....
  • Rob Garcia 4 At Side Door

    Rob Garcia 4 At Side Door
    Brooklyn-based drummer and composer Rob Garcia brings an all-star quartet — saxophonist (and Canton, Conn. native) Noah Preminger, pianist Dan Tepfer and bassist Joe Martin — to the Side Door Jazz Club in Old Lyme on Thursday, July 10. To...
  • Singer snags scholarship honoring New Trier grad

     Singer snags scholarship honoring New Trier grad
    Forging something worthwhile and lasting from tragedy is difficult at best, but the Sarah C. McCausland New Trier Performing Arts Scholarship was created this year to do just that. Sarah, a 2013 New Trier High School graduate, was very active in...
  • Paul Horn dies at 84; Grammy winner was a pioneer of New Age music

    Paul Horn dies at 84; Grammy winner was a pioneer of New Age music
    Paul Horn, a Grammy-winning alto saxophonist and flutist whose career reached from mainstream contemporary jazz to pioneering efforts in music that came to be known as New Age, has died. He was 84. Horn died June 29 at his home in Vancouver, Canada,...