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Gil Evans Birthday Celebrations – Gil Evans Orch. May 13th at Highline Ballroom, Gil Evans Project May 14-19 Jazz Standard

The fabulous Gil Evans Orchestra led  by Miles Evans, Gil’s son, featuring  world-class jazz artists who were long-term members performing Evans’ arrangements: from Hendrix and Jaco  to the Classics! Drums=Kenwood Dennard Bass=Mark Egan Guitars=Paul Metzke and Oz Noy Keyboards=Pete Levin and Delmar Brown Trumpets= Miles Evans, Lew Soloff and Shunzo …

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Wayne Shorter Celebrates 80th Birthday In Newport At Festival & Gala

Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc. Continues Six-Decade Tradition Of Presenting Once-In-A-Lifetime Jazz Celebrations, This Year Featuring Wayne Shorter’s 80th Birthday Tribute NEWPORT, RI: Legendary tenor saxophonist Wayne Shorter will celebrate his 80th birthday year at the annual Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc. fundraising benefit, which will be held at Rosecliff, one of …

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Watch Live Today 4/30/13. International Jazz Day Global Concert (2pm EST) The second annual International Jazz Day is being celebrated tomorrow in every country around the world. Organized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, each year on April 30 International Jazz Day highlights jazz’s unique power for advancing intercultural dialogue …

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Marlene Ver Planck “Ballads…mostly” CD Release Event Sunday, June 23rd 6:00-9:00pm @ Shanghai Jazz

Two shows, 6:00pm and 7:30pm @ Shanghai Jazz 24 Main Street Madison, NJ 07940 973.822.2899 with Tedd Firth-piano and Jay Leonhart-bass Parking in rear. No Cover Charge! Food outrageously good! “Ballads…mostly” (Audiophile ACD-343) Street Date April 22, 2013 Marlene VerPlanck-vocals With Special Guests Mike Renzi, Houston Person, Claudio Roditti, …

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