Penn State Altoona Ivyside Dance Ensemble
Penn State NewsPenn State Altoona Ivyside Dance Ensemble offers fall performance Nov. 9-10Penn State News“I began work on this piece almost 10years ago, inspired by Dave Brubeck's 'Take Five,'” Osborne said. “His music was a standard soundtrack of my childhood, and I wanted to turn it into a dance. I found a number of instrumentals that used the same time ...
Posted on 27 October 2017 | 11:50 am
Jukebox: Primus and Cry, Cry, Cry head local
The Daily GazetteJukebox: Primus and Cry, Cry, Cry head local sceneThe Daily GazetteLocal heroes since the 1960s, the Sachal Ensemble went world-wide with a sizzling South Asian take on Dave Brubeck's “Take Five” and have since expanded across jazz into pop, collaborating with such homegrown talents as Jim James, Susan Tedeschi ...
Posted on 27 October 2017 | 9:18 am
Violinist Regina Carter Champions Ella's
Capital Public Radio NewsViolinist Regina Carter Champions Ella's Positive VibesCapital Public Radio NewsThe week-long Brubeck Festival in Stockton - named after jazz legend Dave Brubeck - culminates Saturday night with a tribute to another jazz icon: Ella Fitzgarald. This year mark's the 100th anniversary of Fitzgerald's birth. "Simply Ella" is the name ...
Posted on 27 October 2017 | 5:53 am
Paquito D'Rivera brings Latin jazz
Thehour.comPaquito D'Rivera brings Latin jazz excellence to Wilton Library concertThehour.comThe list of jazz and classical greats who have crossed Paquito D'Rivera's path include Wilton's own Dave Brubeck. “The Dave Brubeck Quartet was one of my favorite bands when I was still a music student,” said D'Rivera. “I used to transcribe Paul ...
Posted on 26 October 2017 | 9:03 pm
Showing the jazzy side of Pakistan - Albany
Albany Times UnionShowing the jazzy side of PakistanAlbany Times UnionThey sent some of the great jazz masters around the world — Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, and Dave Brubeck. And Dave Brubeck came through Lahore in 1958. The founder of the studio had been at the concert, and he'd always been struck by that.
Posted on 26 October 2017 | 2:16 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