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New England Conservatory’s Jazz Studies and Contemporary Improvisation Departments Present 100+ Performances and Events for 150th Season

2017-2018 Season highlights include: • World premieres of new works by Darcy James Argue and Anthony Coleman • Monk’s Dream: Thelonious Monk at 100 with T.S. Monk • Manteca: Dizzy Gillespie and the Birth of Latin Jazz celebrating Gillespie’s centennial • Residency featuring Matana Roberts • Music of Jerry Bergonzi …

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THE AUTHOR OF THE LADY WHO SHOT LEE MORGAN ON UHURU RADIO’S DIASPORIC MUSIC WITH TORONTO-BASED NORMAN RICHMOND 9/4/16

Larry Reni Thomas, the author of “The Lady Who Shot Lee Morgan” (KHA Books) will be interviewed, Sunday, September 4, 2016, at 3:30 pm by Toronto, Canada-based Norman Richmond on Uhuru Radio’s Diasporic Music (http://www.theburningspear.com/uhuru-radio ). Thomas will talk about his book “The Lady Who Shot Lee Morgan,” his experience …

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Grammy-Winner Antonio Sánchez and Migration to Perform at Xavier University in Cincinnati, March 13

(CINCINNATI, Ohio) – Multiple award-winning jazz drummer Antonio Sánchez  has a busy weekend planned in Cincinnati, March 12-14. On Saturday, March 12, Sánchez  will introduce a screening of “Birdman” at The Esquire  Theatre. The composer recently won a Grammy for his riveting score for the Academy Award-winning motion picture starring …

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