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Posted on 6 March 2018 | 11:05 am
Syracuse Jazz Fest will likely take a hiatus
Syracuse.comSyracuse Jazz Fest will likely take a hiatus in 2018Syracuse.comIn the past, he's brought artists like Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, B.B. King and Dave Brubeck to Syracuse. Now, with a hole in the budget for a 2018 festival, Malfitano is weighing what to do next. "We're trying to make sure we can hold Jazz Fest ...
Posted on 6 March 2018 | 10:58 am
Local high schools bring three concerts in
Local high schools bring three concerts in one weekMohave Valley NewsBULLHEAD CITY / MOHAVE VALLEY — Music is in the air this week as Mohave High School in Bullhead City and River Valley High School in Mohave Valley have three different spring concerts for choir and band. The concerts are Tuesday's “Take Five” choir ...
Posted on 4 March 2018 | 9:55 pm
The Career Of Gene Harris - St. Louis Public
St. Louis Public RadioThe Career Of Gene HarrisSt. Louis Public RadioJazz Unlimited for March 4, 2018 will be “The Career of Gene Harris.” Pianist Gene Harris had two careers. The first was from 1966 to 1976 with “The Three Sounds,” which was followed by semi-retirement in Boise, Idaho. Ray Brown rediscovered him in ...
Posted on 4 March 2018 | 6:28 am
The Side Street Strutters on stage:
Valley morning StarThe Side Street Strutters on stage: Performing Vinyl Jazz: A Century CelebrationValley morning StarDiscover how pianist Dave Brubeck and saxophonist Paul Desmond composed a catchy little tune with five beats to the measure and hit it big with Take Five, the first million-selling jazz recording. Relive the excitement of 1963, when Louis Armstrong's ...
Posted on 3 March 2018 | 8:38 pm
Tribeca Preview: What to look for at this
Some 100 feature films, 67 of them world premieres, will make up the 14th annual Tribeca Film Festival, which kicks off Wednesday. The films, though, will only be part of the story at the festival, which takes after the eclectic frenzy of its city, New York. Perhaps to help compensate for a film slate that sometimes underwhelms, Tribeca thrives on its urban festiveness, surrounding its screens ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 2:22 pm
Tribeca Preview: What to look for at this
NEW YORK (AP) — Some 100 feature films, 67 of them world premieres, will make up the 14th annual Tribeca Film Festival, which kicks off Wednesday.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 2:03 pm
Tribeca Film Festival 2015 preview
Some 100 feature films, 67 of them world premieres, will make up the 14th annual Tribeca Film Festival, which kicks off Wednesday
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 11:45 am
PERFORMANCE: Bossabrasil Marcos Valle and
Forty years after it swept the world, Bossa Nova stands as as one of the enduring musical forms of the 20th century!
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 6:57 am
VIDEO / DVD: Lee Konitz with Dan Tepfer
and with Miles Davis on his epochal Birth of the Cool , and he counts easily as one of the most distinctive voices on alto saxophone.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 7:43 am
Chamber music season features jazz,
Chris Brubeck’s Triple Play, May 7. The son of jazz legend Dave Brubeck will lead a special jazz concert. • Warrensburg Community Band, June 24. The band will be the featured performer in Pro Musica’s annual Joplin Pops Concert. Many of the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:07 pm
Classical Connections: Once upon a time
You may for example, recall that jazz number Take Five made famous by the Dave Brubeck Quartet. It was written in 5/4 time with five beats in each measure, hence the title of the song. Although irregular meters are unusual in Western music, they’re ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:19 pm
Szlendak helped St. Mary’s build its
5, in Leonardtown, musically pondering questions such as “What if Mozart had been born in Havana?,” or “What would it sound like if Dave Brubeck had written Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9?” The answers will reveal themselves as the Leonardtown Summer ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:08 pm
Sauro: Iola Brubeck's talent showcased in
This picture quite purposefully says it all: Dave Brubeck gazing at Iola Brubeck with a sense of adoration, affection and appreciation. Those are emotions Dan Brubeck shared with his dad and — he’s hoping — will be conveyed to a much wider audience ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:52 am
On Stage in Natomas: New Benvenuti Season
Previous collaborations have involved the Dave Brubeck Institute Jazz Quintet. Admission is $8-$15. The “Holiday Big Band Show” will feature a big band and the classic sounds of swing. Songs like “White Christmas,” made famous by Bing Crosby ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:14 am
Dave Brubeck receives posthumous Grammy nod
Dave Brubeck has received a posthumous Grammy Award nomination in the best instrumental composition category for a symphonic piece inspired by Ansel Adams' iconic black-and-white photographs.
Posted on 6 December 2012 | 2:17 pm
Dave Brubeck, legend who helped define jazz,
You don't have to be a jazz aficionado to recognize "Take Five," the smoky instrumental by the Dave Brubeck Quartet that instantly evokes swinging bachelor pads, hi-fi systems and cool nightclubs of the 1950s and `60s.
Posted on 5 December 2012 | 8:58 am
Brubeck, Marsalis, Spalding to play Newport
Dave Brubeck has performed at the Newport Jazz Festival more times than any other artist since the premiere jazz celebration began in 1954.
Posted on 3 August 2011 | 4:51 pm
Jazz legend Brubeck undergoes pacemaker
A spokesman for Dave Brubeck says the jazz pianist is doing well after surgery at a Connecticut hospital to install a pacemaker.
Posted on 14 October 2010 | 8:24 am
Brubeck gets nod from another jazz great
Jazz legend Dave Brubeck turns 90 on Dec. 6, but the birthday celebrations got off to an early start on the closing day of the CareFusion Newport Jazz Festival.
Posted on 9 August 2010 | 3:27 pm