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Jazz (Music Genre)

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  • 'Daze' of music and celebration coming to downtown Towson

    'Daze' of music and celebration coming to downtown Towson
    Flowers, music, food, entertainment, shopping and community spirit are being rolled together for four days in May — dubbed "Towson Spring Daze" by the Towson Chamber of Commerce. Set for Thursday through Sunday, May 3-6, and sponsored by the...
  • Meet the Band: The Higher Hands

    Hometown // Annapolis Current members // Marty Bouchard, drums; Larry Byrne, organ; Matt Dalton, tenor and alto saxophone; Jason Crawford, vocals and percussion Founded in // 2003 Style // jazz funk Influenced by // Bill Withers, Jaco Pastorius,...
  • Cruise blends travel, love of music

    Cruise blends travel, love of music
    Jack Kolb is a huge classical music fan. The retired research physicist is a regular listener to WBJC in Baltimore and joins the public radio station's semi-annual international music trek whenever he can. Recently, the Westminster resident was in...
  • Diving more deeply into the stripper-swimmer saga

    Well, at least part of that Baltimore stripper's story holds water. The Scores dancer who claims to have been chummy with Michael Phelps told the British tabloid News of the World that they last got together May 5. Theresa White said Phelps summoned her...
  • At last, a spotlight on Chicago piano master Ron Perrillo

    On Saturday night, one of the best pianists in this city will take the stage of the Green Mill Jazz Club as bandleader for the first time in several years. For anyone who values keyboard virtuosity, harmonic sophistication and musical invention of a high...
  • Chicago area classical music picks

    Chicago area classical music picks
    Bella Voce: The Chicago chamber choir under Andrew Lewis concludes its season with Renaissance sacred works by Morales, Josquin, Ockeghem and Busnoys. 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Grace Lutheran Church, 7300 Division St., River Forest; and 3:30 p.m. Sunday, St....
  • Patricia Barber celebrates Contempo anniversary

    Patricia Barber celebrates Contempo anniversary
    Ten years ago, the University of Chicago's Contemporary Chamber Players took on a sleek new name – Contempo – and for the first time in its 40-year history presented jazz on an even footing with classical music. The inimitable Chicago...
  • Tribeca Film Review: 'Ballet 422'

    Director Jody Lee Lipes delivers an exhilarating third feature with "Ballet 422," tracing the two-month creation of a new work by New York City Ballet dancer/choreographer Justin Peck. Sampling various stages of the process from initial conception through...
  • Memorial service set for pianist King Fleming

    "A Celebration of Life and Memorial for King Fleming" is set for 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit, 1335 W. 115th St. Walter "King" Fleming, a veteran Chicago jazz pianist who played professionally since the early 1940s, died...
  • Inaugural School to Life gala doesn't miss a beat

    With a Broadway theme of "You Can't Stop The Beat," the School to Life (S2L) Parent Committee hosted its inaugural S2L School to Life Gala to benefit youth in transition at the Lehigh Valley Center for Independent Living. The School to Life group is a...
  • Wheels Keep Turning: Oliver Lake's Big Band To Close Wesleyan Jazz Weekend

    Wheels Keep Turning: Oliver Lake's Big Band To Close Wesleyan Jazz Weekend
    On "Wheels Suite," the 17-plus-minute centerpiece of Oliver Lake's 2013 big band release "Wheels," a dense, contrapuntal swirl of horns and a clamorous rhythm section emerges suddenly, as though you're joining a conversation already in progress. The...
  • Expect fair fare at high-flying Bourbon Steak

     Expect fair fare at high-flying Bourbon Steak
    It's official. Glendale has arrived. It now has a supper club on par with steakhouses in San Francisco, Miami and Las Vegas. It's no surprise because Michael Mina, head of the Mina Group of restaurants and the force behind Bourbon Steak Los Angeles, has...