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Get Ready for 2015's Monterey Jazz Festival

The 58th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival is just around the corner.

This September’s annual gathering of the tribes will feature another eclectic line-up of the world’s finest jazz and blues musicians (and music that defies category) – from Chick Corea and Wynton Marsalis to Trombone Shorty and what some critics have called “Weather Report for Millennials”: Snarky Puppy. 75 more words

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Unnecessary Movie Review: Play Misty For Me (1971)

In which I finally watch a DVD I’ve owned for years, long after doing so could have any meaning.  Now more than ever!  Considering I told you I’d watch this for Halloween (2014). 1,584 more words

Movies

" 'Live' At Monterey ! " (1966) Don Ellis Orchestra

Pacific Jazz Records ‎– ST-20112

USA

LP, Album (gatefold)

Working with different key signatures, searching for that alternative “swing”, Don Ellis was a true jazz innovator. 20 more words

Music Collection

Selected Events (01/07) + Museum Special Exhibitions: Manhattan’s WestSide

Today’s “Fab 5″/ Selected NYCity Events – WEDNESDAY, JAN. 07, 2015.
“We search the internet everyday looking for the very best of What’s Happening on Manhattan’s WestSide, so that you don’t have to. 1,187 more words

In Ur Ear ~Jazz Matters ~ Journeying to the Sacred Side

Kirk Whalum – It’s What I Do – 2011 Grammy Winner!

“Michael Fagien of Jazziz Magazine observes that “for saxophonist Kirk Whalum, it’s not about living up to jazz standards; it’s about… 607 more words

Jazz: Arts & Entertainment