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Jazz Public Radio from the Jazz Capital of the World, New York City. Some public employees in New Jersey have been getting big payouts for unused sick time when they retire. State workers have had a $15,000 cap on those payouts for decades. A limit that also applies to county and local employees hired since 2010. A bill advancing the legislature would put impose some new restrictions....
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See Live Jazz at NYC's leading Jazz Venue, Jazz at Lincoln Center. Our mission is to Entertain, Enrich and Expand a Global Community for Jazz through Performance, Education and Advocacy. Wynton Marsalis’Spaces combines modern dance with big band jazz in a playful and wildly entertaining exploration of the animal kingdom. Performed for the first time (to sold-out crowds) in 2016, this visually...
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Here are the top 50 Jazz albums that received the most airplay on US, Canadian and internet radio stations from the past week! Houston Person continues to hold the number one slot with Something Personal and Kenny Burrell comes in at number two with The Road To Love. You're slippin' if you...
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Preservation Hall Jazz Band, has held the torch of New Orleans music aloft for more than 50 years, all the while carrying it enthusiastically forward as a reminder that the history they were founded to preserve is a vibrantly living history. Join our mailing list for news about new music, videos...
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Broadcasting from Seattle & Tacoma, Washington, Jazz24 plays the greatest jazz artists of all time, like Miles Davis, Billie Holiday and Dave Brubeck; as well as today’s top talents, like Wynton Marsalis, Diana Krall and Pat Metheny. Listen to free jazz radio 24/7 now! The first in a series of...
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Learn more about our Home, Bachelor's degree program in jazz studies, music courses, workshops & concerts for the community. Welcome to America's only accredited independent college totally dedicated to jazz, and completely devoted to you! The California Jazz Conservatory offers a Bachelor of Music Degree and an Associate of Arts Degree in Jazz Studies, and concentrations in Brazilian Jazz,...
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The ultimate pairing of jazz, rhythm & blues moves to Saturday. Join us for Blue Smoke’s menu of barbecue classics alongside new Southern favorites. This week: Lee Hogans & Pursuance. The McArthur Award-winning drummer and composer returns to release "Back to the Sunset", which DownBeat is calling "one of the best recordings of the year". Fresh off of a GRAMMY nomination for Best Jazz...
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CapitalBop, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving, promoting and presenting jazz in Washington, D.C. We build audiences in order to build community around this music, because it is important to the city's historic identity but also ever-changing and contemporary. CapitalBop.com is designed to help everyone from newcomers to jazz die-hards find live music that will...
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Born on June 25, 2003 on the island of Bali, pianist Joey Alexander originally learned about jazz from his dad, who exposed his son to a variety of classic albums from his extensive collection. At the age of six, Joey began teaching himself to play piano using a mini electronic keyboard given to him by his father. He was immediately able to pick out the melody of Monk’s “Well, You Needn’t,” but...
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Features daily news, music reviews, discussion forums, festival listings, merchandise, and contests. This website uses cookies to improve your experience while you navigate through the website. Out of these cookies, the cookies that are categorized as necessary are stored on your browser as they are as essential for the working of basic functionalities of the website. We also use third-party...
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The Greater Madison Jazz Consortium's homepage features a comprehensive calendar of jazz events, concert and album reviews, and musician and band profiles. Lo Marie earned a Bachelor of Music in Voice & Economics from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. She started as an opera singer. Soon recognizing her true passion and affinity for jazz music, she began jazz guitar lessons with...
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We promote the vibrant jazz scene in Massachusetts, from Boston to the Berkshires, from Cape Cod to the North Shore. If you’re visiting from out of state, you can find live jazz any time of the year, by checking out the events, festivals and nightclubs, as well as hotel packages, jazz brunches, classes and other resources listed here. Thanks for visiting – enjoy the music! Stay up to date...
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The music called Jazz was born sometime around 1895 in New Orleans. It combined elements of Ragtime, marching band music, and Blues. What differentiated Jazz from these earlier styles was the use of improvisation, often by more than one player at a time. Jazz represented a break from Western musical traditions, where the composer wrote a piece of music on paper and the musicians then tried...
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In his description of Welsh painter John Allinson’s work “House of Dreams” – a mural in progress “celebrating a viewpoint of entertainment as an art form” that will eventually be 1000 feet wide – the art critic Rex Harley wrote that “a host of artists and entertainers emerge from a swirl of colours, in the same way that their counterparts stepped out from the stream of history to entertain and...
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Specifically geared for the beginning to intermediate guitarist, this class covers many comping concepts, including Drop 2, Drop 3, and pianistic voicings as they pertain to standards, specifically the ii/V/I progression. Students will learn harmonization techniques, including the Wes Montgomery block-chord style and the Joe Pass walking bass line style. Rhythmic devices and beginning tension...
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Canada is renowned Worldwide for producing some of the finest jazz musicians anywhere, including Oscar Peterson, Diana Krall, The Boss Brass, along with composers and arrangers and songwriters alike. &nbspThis website is a dedication to all of the Canadian Jazz Artists who has touched our hearts and spirit through their music. In developing this site, it is my hope to keep their music and...
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This website provides Jazz Musicians with Jazz advice and Jazz tips to improve practice sessions and resources. You can find Jazz Standards and more! Learn Jazz Standards is a blog and podcast all geared towards helping you become a better jazz musician. We have over 800. 100% Privacy Guarantee. Your email address is safe with us. See Privacy Policy. We hate SPAM and promise to keep your email...
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CCJA develops jazz programs for teens with jazz workshops, jazz instruction camps and jazz mentoring. CCJA gives young musicians life-changing musical experiences, mentored by the region’s most sought-after authentic professional jazz musicians, who help them reach whatever level of mastery they desire, while feeling connected and supported as they explore their artistic selves. Our students...
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Creative advice that will help you rapidly improve as a jazz improviser and encourage you on your journey. Hey, you've been reading Jazzadvice for awhile and you love it, but now you're ready to get serious about improving…Well here's your chance! If you’re looking for more in-depth articles, if you want extra guidance and practice materials, and if you want to show your support for Jazzadvice,...
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