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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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Mary Lou Williams Celebration to take place on Park Avenue Wednesday, February 20th at 8 PM

Arts at The Park  Park Avenue Christian Church 1010 Park Avenue at 85th Street New York, NY 10028 For more information, contact: Dottie Jeffries, djeffries2@nyc.rr.com; (917) 445-7876 HONORING BLACK HISTORY MONTH: Mary Lou Williams Celebration to take place on Park Avenue Wednesday, February 20th at 8 PM  Pre-concert talk at 7:15 PM …

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