Homages and Tributes for the Thelonious Monk
NPRHomages and Tributes for the Thelonious Monk Centennial, But No Competition (For Now)NPRCecile McLorin Salvant at the 2010 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition, onstage with Al Jarreau, Jane Monheit, Terence Blanchard, Ledisi, Kurt Elling, Dee Dee Bridgewater, and Kevin Eubanks. Steve Mundinger/Thelonious Monk Institute of ...and more »
Posted on 10 October 2017 | 7:27 am
Trumpeter Christopher Coletti to Give
University of Arkansas NewswireTrumpeter Christopher Coletti to Give Masterclass to Music Students and PublicUniversity of Arkansas NewswireComfortable in many musical styles, Coletti has performed with a wide range of musicians ranging from Yefim Bronfman, Pierre Boulez, Michael Tilson Thomas and Ricardo Muti to Quincy Jones, Carlos Santana, Gloria Estefan, and Miami Sound Machine.
Posted on 9 October 2017 | 10:08 pm
Beyond Beyoncé: Boston Symphony taking it
The Philadelphia TribuneBeyond Beyoncé: Boston Symphony taking it to the streetsThe Philadelphia TribuneFrance, a classical violinist who's performed with Quincy Jones and John Legend but also plays in the subway, said he's learned the value of bringing music to places where people can enjoy it on their own terms. “People connect to it,” he said. “They ...and more »
Posted on 9 October 2017 | 9:26 pm
Natalie Portman and Rashida Jones Make a
Vanity FairNatalie Portman and Rashida Jones Make a Surprisingly Perfect ...Vanity FairTwo of Hollywood's most cherished Ivy Leaguers came together over the weekend for the L.A. Dance Project's Annual Gala. Rashida Jones and Natalie Portman ...Dance Dance Revolution: Benjamin Millepied and LA Dance Project Host an Annual GalaVogue.comNatalie Portman and Rashida Jones Co-Chair LA Dance Project GalaHollywood ReporterPhoto Flash: Stars Align for the 2017 L.A. DANCE PROJECT GalaBroadway Worldall 7 news articles »
Posted on 9 October 2017 | 8:58 am
Jazz Bar-bound band has Quincy Jones' seal
The Edinburgh ReporterJazz Bar-bound band has Quincy Jones' seal of approvalThe Edinburgh ReporterMusic business endorsements don't come much bigger than having Quincy Jones hire your band to open his new club. Jones, the Grammy Legend Award winner and mastermind behind Michael Jackson's multi-million selling Thriller album, was “floored” ...
Posted on 4 October 2017 | 12:57 am
Jazz Music's 'New Messiah' Uses DPA
UK artist and Quincy Jones protégé Jacob Collier is only 20 years old yet his undoubted talent as a musician and singer has already earned him the epithets of 'jazz's new prodigy' and 'jazz music's new messiah' from some heavy-weight music reviewers.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:41 am
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
There are also four short introductions -- by Karen Kramer, Quincy Jones, Tom Brokaw, and Steven Spielberg -- as well as three lengthier documentaries: "A Love Story for Today" lets the cast and crew reflect on the divise reaction that the film drew ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:12 pm
Debbie Allen Dance Academy Offers
The DADA Board of Directors includes such entertainment industry giants as Suzanne DePasse, Quincy Jones, her sister Phylicia Rashad, and Denzel and Pauletta Washington. Karen McDonald is the Academy’s director. Karen is skilled at Modern dance and has ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:26 pm
Single Review: Goldswagger ‘I Can’t
I loved Michael Jackson’s Off the Wall album as a kid, but later I came to appreciate not just Michael’s singing and writing, but also the amazing work of producer Quincy Jones, songwriter Rod Temperton, and all of the musicians who played on the album.”
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:33 am
International network France 24 spotlights
From the glamour of the Cannes film festival to 25 th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, to interviews with George Clooney, Al Pacino, Meryl Streep, Toni Morrison and Quincy Jones and so many more, "Encore!" is aimed at taking you to the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:11 am