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Duke Performances director Aaron Greenwald departs after 12 year tenure - Duke Chronicle

Duke Performances director Aaron Greenwald departs after 12 year tenure  Duke Chronicle

When Aaron Greenwald first came to Duke, Duke Performances was a newly formed arts organization creating local programming. Over the next 12 years, ...

Google 1/23/2019 6:17:54 AM

Freight & Salvage to host Django Reinhardt Birthday Festival - San Francisco Chronicle

Freight & Salvage to host Django Reinhardt Birthday Festival  San Francisco Chronicle

The Hot Club of San Francisco, led by guitarist Paul Mehling (second from right), is one of the bands performing at Freight & Salvage's Django Reinhardt ...

Google 1/23/2019 1:07:12 AM

'Champion: An Opera in Jazz' about boxer Emile Griffith, set for Montreal staging - People's World

'Champion: An Opera in Jazz' about boxer Emile Griffith, set for Montreal staging  People's World

NEW ORLEANS—Composer Terence Blanchard and librettist Michael Christofer have created a knockout. Champion: An Opera in Jazz is the story of Emile ...

Google 1/22/2019 6:55:51 PM

Benny Golson: Four Classic Albums - Jazz Journal

Benny Golson: Four Classic Albums  Jazz Journal

Along with Charles Mingus, Thelonious Monk and Horace Silver, the prolific Benny Golson created some of the most memorable compositions in the jazz ...

Google 1/21/2019 8:01:00 PM

Rudy Van Gelder And The Blue Note Sound - uDiscover Music

Rudy Van Gelder And The Blue Note Sound  uDiscover Music

Thanks to a forensic attention to detail, sound engineer Rudy Van Gelder was instrumental in creating the legendary Blue Note sound.

Google 1/21/2019 10:03:06 AM

All about the jazz - The Voice Online

All about the jazz  The Voice Online

AWARD-WINNING vocalist Cleveland Watkiss MBE still remembers the day he discovered his younger sibling, acclaimed pianist and composer Trevor, had ...

Google 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM

How did Haiti’s international jazz festival snag one of music’s hottest stars? - Miami Herald

How did Haiti’s international jazz festival snag one of music’s hottest stars?  Miami Herald

Jazz singer Cécile McLorin Salvant will perform at the PAP Jazz Festival in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The music festival landed the Grammy award winning performer ...

Google 1/16/2019 8:10:00 PM

How The 1965 Immigration Act Made America A Nation Of Immigrants - 90.5 WESA

How The 1965 Immigration Act Made America A Nation Of Immigrants  90.5 WESA

DAVE DAVIES, HOST: This is *FRESH* AIR. I'm Dave Davies in for Terry Gross, who's off this week. The nation remains gripped by a partial shutdown of the ...

Google 1/16/2019 7:10:08 PM

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