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Jazz (Music Genre)

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  • L.A. Phil lays out its 2015-16 season at Disney Hall

     L.A. Phil lays out its 2015-16 season at Disney Hall
    The Los Angeles Philharmonic and conductor Gustavo Dudamel will start their 2015-16 season at Walt Disney Concert Hall by rolling over Beethoven's symphonic oeuvre as thoroughly and massively as Chuck Berry or anyone else could wish. The "Immortal...
  • Best bets for Feb. 24

    Best bets for Feb. 24
    Music Maroon 5: The multi platinum-selling and Grammy Award-winning rock band, led by singer Adam Levine, is going on "The Maroon 5 World Tour 2015" in support of the band's fifth studio album, "V." Special guests MAGIC! and Rozzi Crane will also be...
  • Lisker Foundation brings classical tunes to small venues

    Lisker Foundation brings classical tunes to small venues
    Classical music is not dead; it's the experience that is dying. That's the belief of David Lisker, protégé of internationally renown violinist Itzhak Perlman and graduate of the Juilliard School in New York, who said the age of Facebook and Twitter is...
  • Legendary jazz musician Clark Terry dead at 94

    Legendary jazz trumpeter Clark Terry, who mentored Miles Davis and Quincy Jones and played in the orchestras of both Count Basie and Duke Ellington and on "The Tonight Show," has died. He was 94. Terry's wife announced his death on his website late...
  • Clark Terry dies at 94; jazz trumpeter with Ellington and 'Tonight Show'

    Clark Terry, a versatile jazz trumpeter and fluegelhorn player whose long career included stints with Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Quincy Jones, Billie Holiday, Oscar Peterson and a 12-year run in the NBC Tonight Show Orchestra as the network's first...
  • Interviewing Neil Diamond: Veteran hitmaker says new album, new tour starting in Allentown 'is what I do'

    Interviewing Neil Diamond: Veteran hitmaker says new album, new tour starting in Allentown 'is what I do'
    Ask Neil Diamond why, at age 74, and after a career of more than 50 years, he's going out on a grueling world tour, and he's a bit fatalistic, talking about making music while he can. Ask Diamond why he chose to release his first album of new music in...
  • Celebrate Mardis Gras with Pa. Jazz Society

    Celebrate Mardis Gras with the Pennsylvania Jazz Society Sunday, Feb. 22, when Bill Warfield and the Storyville Jazz Band recreate the legendary New Orleans district of Storyville from the early 1900s. Enjoy music from Lil' Hardin, Louis Armstrong,...
  • East Hampton Man Is All About The Bass

    East Hampton Man Is All About The Bass
    Mike Asetta just received a shipment of seven double basses from the Czech Republic. The now empty, 6-foot-tall wooden packing crates look like coffins sitting upright in the deep snow outside his shop in the Middle Haddam section of East Hampton. The...
  • Concert review: Lee Konitz and Dan Tepfer at Constellation

    Concert review: Lee Konitz and Dan Tepfer at Constellation
    Right away, it was clear this wasn't going to be your typical jazz set. Alto saxophonist Lee Konitz – at 87 a certifiable jazz legend – stepped into the spotlight at Constellation on Friday night in the company of just one musician: 33-year-...
  • Standout pianist from Gary to perform at Jazz Showcase

    Traipsing his fingers over the keys has been Billy Foster's lifeblood, a talent that has earned the Gary pianist a stellar reputation in Northwest Indiana and the greater Chicago area. Foster puts those talents on display Tuesday when the Billy Foster...
  • Stanley Maxwell At Wesleyan

    Stanley Maxwell At Wesleyan
    Local quartet Stanley Maxwell (pianist Evan Green, alto saxophonist Eric DellaVecchia, bassist Mark Crino and drummer Andy Chatfield) has been mixing jazz, funk, rock and hip-hop since 2001. Every so often, they'll stage an event centered on a single rock...