October 21, 2021
Festival

Festival

FESTIVALS VIDEOS
“Charlie Parker was inclusive, and that made him exclusive,” attests 2022 NEA Jazz Master Donald Harrison, Jr. — who, as an alto saxophonist in the modern jazz tradition, can be understood ...
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The BRIC Jazzfest will take place in person again this fall, with artists including vocalists Cécile McLorin Salvant, Kurt Elling and Thana Alexa; the indomitably intergalactic Sun Ra Arkestra; and ...
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After a pandemic gap year, the Newport Jazz Festival came roaring back over the weekend, with a reduced capacity but an overspill of excitement and goodwill. The return ...
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NEWS VIDEOS Woman in Jazz & Blues
This week’s streaming highlights feature Julian Lage in conversation with Don Was, the Chicago Jazz Philharmonic gala, the kickoff of the TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival and Ramsey ...
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CONCERTS FESTIVALS VIDEOS
For a certain type of music fan, the 2020 Big Ears Festival was one of the first American casualties of the coronavirus pandemic. The fest, which takes place ...
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FESTIVALS NEWS VIDEOS
Jazzfest Berlin has seen its share of changes since first taking flight, as Berliner Jazztage, in 1964. That inaugural edition is perhaps best known today for an opening address by ...
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FESTIVALS VIDEOS
From January 14 to 19, 2020, the 35th edition of the International Jazz Plaza Festival is being held in Havana and Santiago de Cuba, featuring numerous jazz players ...
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CONCERTS FESTIVALS VIDEOS
At North Sea Jazz – The Netherlands – July 13, 2019 Ronnie Cuber baritone sax Tineke Postma alto sax Maarten Hogenhuis alto sax Rein de Graaff piano Marius ...
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NEWS VIDEOS
The culmination of this year’s fest runs from noon to 9 p.m. Beginning with the student musicians in the 52nd Street Band, the program continues at Nishuane Park ...
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FESTIVALS NEWS VIDEOS
Whatever else you call Herbie Hancock — jazz-piano paragon, funk-fusion pioneer, Afro-Futurist, humanitarian, sage — you’d have to agree on “moving target.” Forward motion is the hallmark of ...
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FESTIVALS VIDEOS
Stevie Wonder will headline London’s British Summertime Festival, for the second time in 3 years. He’s appearing at the event in Hyde Park on Saturday 6th July with ...
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FESTIVALS
It says something about the curatorial sharpness and magnitude of a jazz festival when sets including the Vijay Iyer Sextet, Karriem Riggins with Esperanza Spalding, a tribute to ...
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