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On 27 May 2015 at 11:15 am the brass duo format will be explored at the 2015 International Trumpet Guild Conference at Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. Anchored by trumpeters Peter Wood, Marc Reese, bass trombonist David Brubeck and a list of all-star trumpet players, the duos of the Brubeck-Neal Duo will be presented in this lecture recital. Soon to be published by Gordon Cherry as Cherry Classics, this collection of ten concert duos have been arranged performed and refined over the last several seasons by Brian Neal and David Brubeck. Listed below, courtesy of [...]
Thu, Oct 30, 2014
Source David Brubeck
The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and vocalist Cécile McLorin Salvant celebrate “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year” with a 3-week, 12-city Big Band Holidays U.S. Tour. Kicking off the holiday season with messages of peace and good cheer, the Big Band Holidays U.S. Tour commences on December 1 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and ends on December 21 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.Tour dates include four performances at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Rose Theater at Frederick P. Rose Hall, located at Broadway at 60th Street in New York, New York. At this joyous concert event that has become [...]
Fri, Oct 24, 2014
Source Wynton Marsalis
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
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