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Jazz (Music Genre)

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  • The jazz stars shine over Elmhurst

    The jazz stars shine over Elmhurst
    Why are two bona fide jazz legends – 88-year-old saxophonist Jimmy Heath and 87-year-old bandleader Bill Holman – playing the western suburb of Elmhurst this weekend? For the same reason that trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie, drummer Louie Bellson,...
  • Datebook

    Sunday, Feb. 22 'Artful Adventure' An opening reception will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. for an exhibit at Quiet Waters Park, 600 Quiet Waters Park Road, Annapolis, that is a collaboration among three magnet schools' visual arts departments: Bates...
  • Classical album is a gathering of forces

    Classical album is a gathering of forces
    Never let it be said that concert pianist Gloria Cheng isn’t up for a challenge. She’s known for tackling some of the knottiest and most technically difficult contemporary classical music of the last century. Nor does she lack for inspired...
  • Senior briefs

    Annapolis Center The following activities are offered through the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 S. Villa Ave. Information: 410-222-1818. Income tax help Assistance for seniors through VITA is available Mondays through April 10. Bates Alumni Day...
  • Game over? Not at the Lake Worth Street Painting Festival

    Game over? Not at the Lake Worth Street Painting Festival
    On Saturday, part of downtown Lake Worth will resemble the video-game landscape of "Super Mario Bros." West Palm Beach's Ken Mullen and Hector Diaz, aka the Chalk Guys, will adorn the street with koopa shells, a slumbering Mario, a yellow-coin-...
  • Damien Chazelle's wild, crazy ride to the Oscars with 'Whiplash'

     Damien Chazelle's wild, crazy ride to the Oscars with 'Whiplash'
    Damien Chazelle braced himself for disaster. It was opening night at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, and Chazelle's movie "Whiplash" was about to have its premiere in front of a packed house in Park City, Utah. Just six years out of college, Chazelle...
  • Patti Austin to bring her passion for great American songs to BSO pops program

    Patti Austin to bring her passion for great American songs to BSO pops program
    Patti Austin may be the only person in town delighted with the weather. The Grammy-winning vocal artist, who will salute Ella Fitzgerald and Duke Ellington in this weekend’s Baltimore Symphony Orchestra pops program, couldn’t sound more...
  • Romantic balladeers swing in Valentine's Day shows

    Romantic balladeers swing in Valentine's Day shows
    Through either a glorious fluke of programming or rather ingenious planning, or both, three unusually charismatic male jazz singers will be serenading the Chicago area this Valentine's Day weekend. That's a remarkable confluence of talent considering...
  • Dillard's big-band sound often goes unnoticed at home

    Dillard's big-band sound often goes unnoticed at home
    If you ever get the chance to see the Dillard Center for the Arts Jazz Ensemble perform, do it. This collection of high school students ranks as one of South Florida's more underappreciated cultural jewels, which is a shame since they are such...
  • Jazz singers bring new life to old standards

    Jazz singers bring new life to old standards
    Jamie Cullum doesn't want anybody to get the wrong idea about his new album, "Interlude." A British singer and piano player who emerged in the early 2000s as a precocious, messy-haired jazz star, Cullum spent the next decade inching ever closer to pop....
  • From tragedy springs author's search for identity and freedom

    The newly released novel, "The Orphan Sky," is the literary debut of Azerbaijani-American musician Ella Leya, a fictional work based on the author's world of childhood fantasies, her coming of age tale of love and sacrifice, and her tribute to the soul of...