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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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On April 7, Visionary Avant-Garde Composer JOE GARRISON Returns with “THE PEOPLE UPSTAIRS”

San Diego, CA: As a 25-year veteran of pushing the boundaries of modern composition, prolific musician Joe Garrison is getting set to introduce his most adventurous project yet.   Releasing April 7, The People Upstairs is the follow-up to 2013’s Veranda, which the San Diego Troubadour favorably compared to the ground-breaking work of Oliver Nelson while also landing in …

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Stephanie Jordan returns to Jazz Live Hyatt for an extended engagement as featured artist

Join Jazz Live at Hyatt every Friday and Saturday beginning on Friday, January 6, and Saturday, January 7, 2017 as they present the return of Stephanie Jordan as the featured performer for an extended engagement at Hyatt Regency New Orleans.    The Stephanie Jordan Ensemble will do two sets in her signature trademark of performing …

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Medeljazz Quartet New EP YESTERNOW

“A modern Jazz cocktail infused with tradition” says Laurent Medelgi The illegitimate would-be child born of Pat Metheny, Martino and Kenny Burrell, composer and guitarist Laurent Medelgi leads the Medeljazz Quartet with brand new compositions in the Extended Play offering Yesternow. This musical offering his an admission of his own …

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Vocalist Pauline Jean Releases New Video “Their Blood, Bondye” In Support Of Artists In Her Native Country Haiti

Celebrated Haitian-American vocalist and composer Pauline Jean is releasing the video premiere for Their Blood, Bondye http://bit.ly/Jean_TBB, from her sophomore album NWAYO. The audiovisual presentation was produced in collaboration with filmmaker Theodora Johnson (Africology Media), to draw attention to the countless individuals in Haiti who have been impacted by Hurricane Matthew, and to raise …

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