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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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BIG And Global Institutions, Shanghai Bund Investment Group & Jazz At Lincoln Center Announce Joint Expansion In China

Shanghai Bund Investment (Group) Co., Ltd. (BIG) and Jazz at Lincoln Center announce their joint development of Jazz at Lincoln Center Shanghai in the historic Bund district. The announcement was made at the groundbreaking ceremony of The Central, a high-end, mixed-use development by BIG, scheduled for completion and operation in …

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First Malaysian Telco To Bundle A Global Music Streaming Service

DiGi-Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (“DiGi”) has announced its partnership with global music streaming service, Deezer, as part of its ongoing strategy to drive mobile Internet lifestyle by enriching customers’ mobile experience with relevant digital services. With this partnership, customers can enjoy free Deezer Premium+ with selected packages. This positions DiGi as …

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Help Wanted: Join eJazzNews’s Writing Staff

Since 2001 eJazzNews has been produced by a volunteer staff of jazz writers, technologists and enthusiasts.   With that support we have remained a most valuable resource to jazz fans around the world. Volunteer Writing Positions Available – CD Reviewers – Concert/Festival reviewers – Interviewers – Jazz Musician Profiles – Columnists. …

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New Music from jazz-funk power trio Unit 1, featuring Grammy Award-winning bassist Mark Egan

Mark Egan’s über-versatile trio (with guitarist John Hart and drummer Karl Latham) reimagines bebop classics live with an East Coast edge. – Bass Player Magazine the record goes from a  slow burn to a date with death velocity, with sounds you can hum all the way to oblivion – John Shelton Ivany Wavetone Records is …

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Melvin Taylor Band “Taylor Made – Starring Melvin Taylor” CD Celebration Thursday, March 7th @ Terra Blues 10 PM

Melvin Taylor Band “Taylor Made – Starring Melvin Taylor” CD Celebration Thursday, March 7th @ Terra Blues 10 PM Melvin Taylor, Guitar & vocals Mike Riley, Bass Bernell Anderson, Keyboards & vocals Jay Davenport, Drums Melvin Taylor Band “Taylor Made – Starring Melvin Taylor” CD Celebration Thursday, March 7th @ …

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