Jazz industry press releases from around the world. Your connection to what's happening.
The Fats Waller Festival, celebrating Thomas ‚ÄėFats‚Äô Waller, known as one of the most ingenious of all stride pianists, an exceptional composer and a gifted entertainer with a relentless sense of humor, includes two nights of sensational music and a Pre-Concert Festival of live music, food and beverage samples, and more providing an excellent opportunity for guests to mingle, hear great music, and contribute to an acclaimed cultural institution.
The Fats Waller Festiv
Jack Prybylski Takes the Music "Out of the Box" with New Release
Buffalo, NY/February 18, 2010
What do you get when you combine elements of trance, steeped in generous portions of rhythm with a heat-infused saxophone that is masterfully caressed by one very bad cat? You get a pass on a very trippy vibe that some might say is "Out of the Box."
Produced by Four 80 East (one of the hottest ba
Gonzalo Rubalcaba - Solos: The Jazz Sessions
Lee Konitz - Solos: The Jazz Sessions
Andrew Hill - Solos: The Jazz Sessions
Original Spin Media and MVD Visual are proud to announce the DVD release of Solos: The Jazz Sessions series on March 23, 2010. The first three releases will feature Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Lee Konitz, and Andrew Hill.
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Hollywood, CA-February 16, 2010- Hulon‚Äôs debut First Impressions is a perfect title for his new album on the Premier Musique Group imprint. Hailing from Panama City Beach, FL,. Hulon knows how to enjoy his surroundings to the fullest and nothing makes it more appropriate than some relaxing smooth jazz to listen to.
If you are looking for some mood music Hulon has just the right prescription on First Impressions. If you can‚Äôt be in Florida soaking up the sunshine and pa
This summer The Mostly Jazz Festival will be bringing two days of well, mostly jazz music to the beautiful surroundings of Moseley Park, Birmingham on the 3rd and 4th July 2010.
The Mostly Jazz Festival is the UK‚Äôs newest jazz festival and the only, open air, one-site festival, exclusively dedicated to contemporary jazz, funk and soul.
The inaugural year will be headlined by the Sun Ra Arkestra and Courtney Pine. Other confirmed artists include Quantic and his Com
In a cross-generational concert performance, mother Bernice Johnson Reagon and daughter Toshi Reagon will perform and speak about their music and work, guided by the concept of the series
Strokeland Artists Funk up the Airwaves for HornDrivenRadio
Fred Harris, UrbanZone Productions
The triple threat funk jazz station, HornDrivenRadio, owned and operated by Raoul Fernandes is featuring the music of Strokeland Records Recording artists.¬† Some of the high voltage funk and soul jazz artists that start the funk dialogue rollin‚Äô with their heavy souln‚Äô music are: Stephen "Doc" Kupka, Tony Adamo,Strokeland Super Band, Roger Smith, Mic Gillette, Larry Braggs, Santa Fe an
On the show she has interviewed and performed with such great guest artists as Jon Hendricks, Warren Vache, Harry Allen, Gene Bertoncini, Joel Frahm, Marlene VerPlanck and many more. With 16 shows already done, the future looks bright for th
-Sunday, February 21, 2010, 2pm, Monroe County Public Library Auditorium, Free -
BLOOMINGTON, IN Bloomington‚Äôs Elementary Schools host a wealth of poets who love and believe in Nature. More than 200 children responded to a call-out for submissions of poems about the environment. Their themes range from the seasons to animals to recycling and enjoying nature‚Äôs beauty. The expressions are haunting, fu
Pure Clasic is a unrelenting barrage of sounds . In describing the music, it is tem
Oran Etkin, the Israeli-born, New York-based clarinetist whose 2009 Motema Music
release, Kelenia, was hailed by the New York Times as "ebullient," and
by the All Music Guide as setting "a new standard for world music in the decade of
the 2000's," has much to celebrate in the new year.
Last week, his critically acclaimed debut recording, Kelenia, was
awarded the Independent Music Award for "Best World Beat" CD. The IMA winners, culled
The main vision of producer Recaredo Gutierrez, is to bring back good music and he said "In addition to Latin music, I love big bands," he says, "including that of Ray Conniff, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Count Basie, Damaso Perez Prado, and Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey. I believe in a pure sound with no electronics. My goal is to have a new orchestra play classic music for today's audience."
The 20-piece RG Royal Sound Orchestra is comprised of 13 horns and a seven-piece rhythm sectio
The Joint is Jumpin' so Grab a Seat and Come Sit In at the First-Annual New Orleans Trad Jazz Camp for Adults!
Founded by local musicians Banu Gibson, Leslie Cooper, and Nita Hemeter, the New Orleans Trad Jazz Camp (NOTJC) is a week-long summer music camp where adult musicians and music enthusiasts from around the world are invited to learn the history and techniques of traditional jazz where it all began: New Orleans. The camp will be held
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Fusion group¬†Rare Blend¬†has released their 5th CD entitled "SESSIONS", ¬†an¬† impressive 14 track disc of LIVE recordings from stage a
Kicking off the Valentine‚Äôs/Presidents Day weekend event Thursday night will be Ken Peplowski ‚Äôs Big Band Music of Benny Goodman. Clarinet player Peplowski, an alumnus of Goodman‚Äôs last band, has put together an assemblage to salute the King of Swing. Also on hand opening night will be Pat Williams‚Äô SINATRALAND Orchest
January 21, 2010
For Immediate Release - Zarman Productions / ¬†Press¬†Release / New York, NY - Los Angeles, Ca. January 21, 2010 / Azar Lawrence / Mystic Journey / Azar Lawrence Sextet
On the heels of his last release Prayer For My Ancestors, Azar Lawrence's new CD Mystic Journey on Furthermore Recordings is another solid production by the saxist and will be a
"an extraordinary groovy flutist." - Abkar Nour, SmoothJazzNow.com.
This is the third time Dwayne Kerr has appeared as part of the festivities and the second year in a row that Clovis Point Winery has requested the fluteman play. The 2009 show was filled to capacity, so be sure to arrive early for this very special and FREE concert. <
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