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Wayne Shorter Weekend at NJPAC — April 20-23!

From April 20 to April 23, 2017, New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) in downtown Newark, NJ will honor Newark-born saxophonist/composer Wayne Shorter in five concerts over four days....
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Karrin Allyson Shines at Catalina’s

Five-time Grammy-nominated vocalist, composer and pianist Karrin Allyson brought her quartet to Catalina Jazz Club in Los Angeles for a three-day engagement March 24-26.  We attended Saturday, March 25th. ...
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The 2016 TD James Moody Jazz Festival

© Sheila Horne Mason There was a lot of great music in 2016, at jazz festivals, large and small. One of the last big festivals of the year was...
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The 2016 White Plains Jazz Fest

The fifth annual White Plains Jazz Fest took place September 20–25, 2016, and has gone from a one-day event in 2012 to a six-day, citywide extravaganza. The Fest is...
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The 2016 Charlie Parker Jazz Festival

The Charlie Parker Jazz Festival, the last major event of the season-long line-up of jazz performances in New York City’s SummerStage series, took place August 26-27 at Marcus Garvey...
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Tierney Sutton Band Salutes Sting at Catalina’s

The Tierney Sutton Band completed a three-day gig at Catalina Jazz Club October 13-15.  They presented a tribute to Sting and also covered the theme song from their songtrack...