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Jazz Profiles

Ed Cherry

“Ed is a great, soulful, swinging underrated player deserving of wider recognition.” – Bill Milkowski 1/13/11″ “An expressive instrumentalist, Cherry has a hip, melodic approach that is a refreshing contrast to guitarists who frequently resort to playing ‘finger music’, the execution of rapid streams of notes that serve no musical …

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Jimmy Heath

Jimmy Heath has long been recognized as a brilliant instrumentalist and a magnificent composer and arranger.  Jimmy is the middle brother of the legendary Heath Brothers (Percy Heath/bass and Tootie Heath/drums), and is the father of Mtume.   He has performed with nearly all the jazz greats of the last 50 …

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Dizzy Gillespie All Sar Big Band – Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, KS – March 1, 2013

 March 1, 2013 / 7:30PM The Dizzy Gillespie All Star Big Band Pittsburg State University Pittsburg, KS, USA BUY TICKETS http://www.pittstate.edu The incomparable Dizzy Gillespie All-Star Big Band will be headlining the 39th annual Pittsburg State University (Kansas) Jazz Festival. The festival is one of the largest one day public …

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Keystone Korner presents: The O’Farrill Family Band Wednesday, February 20th, 8 & 10 pm @ The Iridium

Keystone Korner presents: The O’Farrill Family Band Wednesday, February 20th 8 & 10 pm @ The Iridium 1650 Broadway @ 51st St New York, NY 10020 (212) 582-2121 Featuring ARTURO O’FARRILL, PIANO ADAM O’FARRILL, TRUMPET ZACK O’FARRILL, DRUMS LIVIO ALMEIDA, TENOR SAXOPHONE BORIS KOZLOV, BASS   The O’Farrill Family Band …

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Bennett Paster “Relentless Pursuit of the Beautiful” CD Release Event Tues, Feb 12th 10PM @ Shapeshifter Lab

CD Release Event Tuesday, February 12th 10PM @ Shapeshifter Lab 18 Whitwell Place Brooklyn, NY 11215 (Between 1st and Carroll Str- Park Slope) Featuring Bennett Paster: compositions, piano Tim Armacost: tenor and soprano saxophone Alex Pope Norris: trumpet Gregory Ryan: bass Willard B Dyson, Jr: drums New CD: Bennett Paster …

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