Latest News for: General jazz


Kitty Gata Joins Jimmy Jazz Team for American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer ...

The Source 19 Oct 2021
his past Sunday, Rapper Kitty Gata joined Jimmy Jazz’ team for American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer annual walk in central park ... Jimmy Jazz decided to participate in the walk for the first time this year.

Jazz venues aim to keep the beat going

The Philadelphia Tribune 19 Oct 2021
After more than a year offstage, jazz saxophonist Dave McMurray was itching to get back on the road and in front of live audiences ... McMurray is a successful musician in his 60s, but back in the mid-1970s, he was a 14-year-old living in Detroit who was hungry for the chance to hear and play the jazz music he heard on records and television.

Birthdays – Oct. 18

Atlantic City 18 Oct 2021
Singer Russ Giguere of The Association is 78 ... Actor Jon Lindstrom (“General Hospital”) is 64 ... Jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis is 60 ... Singer Nonchalant is 54 ... Jazz musician Esperanza Spalding is 37 ... .

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 24-30

Wtop 18 Oct 2021
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 24-30.. Oct. 24. Former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman is 85. Actor F. Murray Abraham is 82. Actor Kevin Kline is 74. Actor Doug Davidson (“The Young and the Restless”) is 67. Actor B.D ... Oct. 25 ... Actor Bryan Craig (“General Hospital”) is 30 ... Jazz singer Cleo Laine is 94 ... Actor Lexi Ainsworth (“General Hospital”) is 29.

Malik Fitts earns two-way deal with the Utah Jazz

Deseret News 16 Oct 2021
“Defending is something I want to make sure I keep getting better at.” Jazz head coach Quin Snyder said that on Friday night he spoke to Jazz vice president of pro personnel and Salt Lake City Stars general manager Bart Taylor about Fitts and went on to note that through the ...

Stephenville entertainment in brief

Stephenville Empire-Tribune 15 Oct 2021
Seating is general admission ... For more information about Theatre at Tarleton visit https.// Jazz ensembles to present Tuesday concert. STEPHENVILLE — The Tarleton State University Department of Fine Arts will present Jazz Ensembles 2 and 3 in concert at 7.30 p.m.

Opera Omaha's retelling of 'Romeo and Juliet' is a same-sex love story

Omaha World-Herald 15 Oct 2021
In a way, the pandemic ensured that their vision for the show would move forward, said Roger Weitz, Opera Omaha’s general director ... "All Night Long" adapts Shakespeare’s "Othello," the tragedy of a general consumed by fictitious jealousy over his young wife, into the London jazz scene of the 1960s.

Live concert to benefit North Shore Village Theatre

LI Herald 14 Oct 2021
... years after starting the Jazz Hands children’s theater, which is also based at the Glenwood Life Center ... Tickets are $40 for the general public, $20 for students and $10 for past or present Jazz Hands/Finley Drama Club students, and can be purchased at

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 17-23

Federal News Radio 12 Oct 2021
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 17-23.. Oct. 17. Actor Marsha Hunt is 104. Singer Jim Seals of Seals and Crofts is 79. Singer Gary Puckett of Gary Puckett and the Union Gap is 79 ... Oct. 18 ... Actor Jon Lindstrom (“General Hospital”) is 64 ... Jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis is 60 ... Jazz musician Esperanza Spalding is 37 ... Oct ... Jazz singer Dianne Reeves is 65 ... .

Jazz Inside And Out: Select Posts from 2013-2015

All About Jazz 10 Oct 2021
Here's a selection of posts from my now-discontinued blog, Jazz Inside and Out ... Readership went up, jazz took a sabbatical. Politics and jazz are my passions, but politics is always transient—and jazz endures ... Like other musics, jazz today generally comes to us via download in one form or another ... Jazzers generally can't afford this approach.

Live From Lisbon: Banha Da Cobra, Mário Laginha, Ricardo Toscano, Huh! & Gileno Santana

All About Jazz 10 Oct 2021
An 11am concert on a Saturday morning might well be a tad early for many jazz aficionados, and certainly for nearly all jazz musicians, but this outdoor gig was intended as a family get-together opportunity ... Penha Sco is an art gallery and basement music venue, angling towards freely improvised jazz, or generally out-there composition.

No gender in cancer for Haverhill musician

Eagle-Tribune 08 Oct 2021
“I would sit down and do it ... That progression overlapped with 20 years in a “general business” band called Family Affair that played anything from jazz standards to whatever was new, at weddings, college parents’ weekends and other “events with food.”. “Family Affair, at the time, they were the premier general business band out there,” Page said ... .

Utah Jazz Twitter is very excited about Jared Butler

Deseret News 07 Oct 2021
Utah Jazz guard Jared Butler (13) turns his head while laughing at an interview during the Utah Jazz media media day at Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City on Monday, Sept ... As the Utah Jazz’s ... Butler’s performance so far definitely has Jazz, and even NBA fans in general, quite excited.

Biden's real problem: Trump and his minions have contaminated every aspect of life in the ...

Raw Story 07 Oct 2021
Time to dial it up to 11, as Nigel Tufnel would say ... We cover it because it's money for us — and it's only money for us because it's of interest to the general public. Trust me, if as many Americans tuned into a chess match, a jazz concert, local theater or a talking polar bear reading Socrates out loud in a Fran Drescher accent, we'd air that ... . ... ... .

BET Hip Hop Awards 2021: The winners list

Atlantic City 06 Oct 2021
Still, this iteration of the best albums of all time by Black artists offers an insightful look at a significant cross-section of American music that ranges from jazz to soul to hip-hop and back again, with household names like Jimi Hendrix and less obvious monikers like Love and Flying Lotus ... 'Moanin'' by Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers.