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The "Modal Soul" of Nujabes' "Metaphorical Music"

Nujabes
Metaphorical Music (Hydeout Productions, 2003)
Modal Soul (Hydeout Productions, 2006)
Produced by Nujabes

In the past few years, there has been a lot of hullaballoo about jazz’s declining popularity in America as Nielsen’s 2014 report on music sales in America and the National Endowment of the Arts have shown decreases in jazz record sales and concert attendance. 943 more words

Opinion

10 Interesting Facts about Dave Brubeck

by Jacy Burroughs

In honor of Jazz Appreciation Month, I decided to write a post about one of the jazz greats. I am not a jazz musician and unfortunately, my classical music education barely scraped the surface of jazz. 870 more words

General

Enjoy Jazz Appreciation Month in style with London's best jazz!

In case you didn’t already know, April is Jazz Appreciation Month: 29 days of glorious, jazzy build-up to the crowning glory of International Jazz Day… 761 more words

Jazz

April 11: Jazz Artist of the Day: Herbie Hancock

Another Jazz Legend, Herbie Hancock, is April 11 Jazz Artist of the Day.  Read more about this versatile, influential, child prodigy artist below.

Website: http://www.herbiehancock.com/home.php… 85 more words

Jazz Appreciation Month

Jazz For A Saturday Night #137: James Clay

If you find yourself reading the name “James Clay” and asking yourself, “James who?”, I suppose you can be forgiven. The name of this week’s feature artist was, unfortunately, hardly a household word even when he was alive. 1,090 more words

Jazz

April 10 Jazz Artist of the Day: Cassandra Wilson

Cassandra Wilson, award winning jazz vocalist, is April 10 Jazz Artist of the Day.  Read more about this multitalented artist below.

Website: http://www.cassandrawilson.com/

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