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Don Bowyer is Dean of the College of Fine Arts at Arkansas State University. Having previously taught at every level from kindergarten through university in the United States, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Sweden, Bowyer received his Doctor of Arts from the University of Northern Colorado, Master of Arts from California State University-Northridge, and Bachelor of Arts from West Virginia Wesleyan College. Active in the fields of composition, music technology, and performance, Bowyer has published more than 60 pieces of music, developed an educational computer program that has been used in at least 120 countries, and has performed as a trombonist [...]
Mon, Oct 20, 2014
Source David Brubeck
Genlux Magazine shuts down Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills for a VIP concert event with Grammy winner Chris Botti and his world-class band. From start to finish this beautiful night under the stars came to fruition in only 92 days. With the help of Craig Donahue at The Donahue Group, The Rodeo Drive Committee, and the City of Beverly Hills, we created the biggest event since Andrea Bocelli held a concert here almost 15 years ago. Genlux is proud to have had the support of the Mayor of Beverly Hills, the City Council and all of the merchants of Rodeo [...]
Wed, Oct 15, 2014
Source Chris Botti
Jazz at Lincoln Center invites school-age children and their families to join host Carlos Henriquez and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis as the critically-acclaimed big band performs in Jazz at Lincoln Center's Family Concert: Who is Tito Puente? This special concert event for families takes place on Saturday, November 22 at 1pm & 3pm at Rose Theater in Jazz at Lincoln Center's home, Frederick P. Rose Hall, located at Broadway at 60th Street in New York, New York. Jazz at Lincoln Center's family concerts spark curiosity and imagination through vivid conversation and lively performances that inspire audiences to [...]
Thu, Oct 09, 2014
Source Wynton Marsalis
By Andrew Gilbert With seats ringing the entire stage, SFJazz's flagship Robert N. Miner Auditorium offers a rare opportunity to experience an artist in 360 degrees. But the most important perspective comes from the wide-angle view provided by SFJazz programming. The organization kicks off the third season in its still-awe-inspiring building with four entirely different... [...]
Mon, Sep 15, 2014
Source Elian Elias
Tony DeSare and his band got a mention in Vogue Daily for being the featured performer at Charlie Shaffer's and Elizabeth Cordry's wedding. Charlie is Anna Wintour's son. Tony led a 7 piece band for an audience that included A list director, Bazz Lurhmann and designer Oscar de la Renta. http://www.vogue.com/culture/article/elizabeth-cordry-charlie-shaffer-wedding-in-mastic-beach-new-york/?mbid=nl_VO_Edit_Daily_070814&spMailingID=9621005&spUserID=ODE2NTM0NTU3NTUS1&spJobID=304176730&spReportId=MzA0MTc2NzMwS0#1 [...]
Fri, Aug 08, 2014
Source Tony Desare
Peter is in San Diego this weekend appearing with the San Diego Symphony. If you are in the area you don't want to miss it. Check out this short interview he did yesterday! [...]
Fri, Mar 28, 2014
Source Peter Nero
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In September, my CASE colleagues and I unveiled a brand new program called the Duke CASE Change Academy. (If you missed the announcement, see the program details here.) We received 34 outstanding applications for the Academy's 6 slots, which left us with a tough decision to make. Today I am thrilled to announce the winners. Each organization below will bring 3 leaders to the Academy, for a total of 18 participants in the cohort. These leaders are fighting to make an impact in their communities—in education, in health care, in the economy. To meet their goals, they'll have to overcome daunting [...]
Thu, Dec 05, 2013
Source Heath Brothers
We're delighted to announce Michel will be playing two special UK dates with the extremely talented opera singer Natalie Dessay. The shows will take place at London Palladium and Manchester Bridgewater on Sunday 4th and Monday 5th May respectively. We're offering you the chance to get your tickets up to 24hours before they go on general sale via the below exclusive presale link from 10am on Thursday 28 November (tickets go on general sale at 10am on Friday 29 November). Buy Presale Tickets from 10am Thursday: www.gigsandtours.com/go/michellegrandnataliedessaypre (General sale starts at 10am Friday: www.gigsandtours.com/go/michellegrandnataliedessaygen) The post Michel Legrand and Natalie Dessay UK [...]
Tue, Nov 26, 2013
Source Michelle Grand
Thank you to everyone who has organized this important press conference and for allowing me this opportunity.We all know why we are here, so let me get right down to it.The Board of Trustees should be quite embarrassed about what they have done, particularly with how egregiously they have done it. This is a brazen act of disrespect to the musicians, songwriters, producers, booking agents, managers, major record and independent labels, of each genre affected by the cuts.The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences was founded in 1958 but it was not until 1975 that the Academy first [...]
Mon, May 23, 2011
Source Eddie Palmier