The announcement was made last week by festival producer Miki Gov and the board representing the Municipality of the city of Eilat in Tel Aviv. Cohen will succeed Dan Gottfried, who has served as Artistic Director since the festival’s inception.
Lucia Pulido, the critically acclaimed Colombian singer whose work is noted for its
fusion of the traditional with the experimental, has signed with Adventure Music,
announced label co-owner Richard Zirinsky, Jr. The label will release Pulido's Waning
Moon on September 16.
Pulido was a featured vocalist on Adventure Music's 2007 release, Contemporary
America. In its review of the CD, The Instrumental Observer said, "Lucia Pulido opens
the disc with her haunting vocals, and s
May 15, 2008 (San Francisco Bay Area)--Sonoma County’s Harmony Festival, a three day "party with a purpose" that melds new ideas, community activism, eco-awareness, spiritual wisdom, visionary art, and conscious music, has invited a very special guest to its 30th anniversary celebration this year: jazz.
New York-based label Motema Music and first time media sponsor Jazziz Magazine will offer festival attendees the chance to kick back at the Ambiotica Lounge at Harmony Hall, from
"I wanted this record to be a c
To mark his Razdaz debut, Barsh penned one of his signature rhymes:
After years of chiseling down my sou
"I am thrilled to be nominated," said De Holanda, speaking from Rio. "It is a personal honor and it also acknowledges the new generation of young virtuoso
On January 13, 2007, drummer/composer Sean Noonan and Brewed by Noon will premier the first set of twelve compositions commissioned by the American Composers Forum, at the Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Symphony Space in Manhattan.
Noonan was awarded the commission by the Jerome Foundation Commissioning Program in 2005, based on his goal of creating original compositions which fuse traditional wandering folk music with concepts from the New York progressive jazz scene. The Commis