Featured Website: Denise Thimes
With roaring applause and a standing ovation, Denise gave her wowed New York audience what they wanted – an encore at the Flushing Town Hall Concert last November. What more could anyone have wanted for a debut in the jazz capital of the world' As cherry on the cake, Clark Terry had personally requested that Denise be the guest vocalist that night, performing with him and other legendary jazz masters, including Jimmy and Tootie Heath, Dr. Billy Taylor, Earl May and Benny Powell. They all love her!
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Official Website: http://www.denisethimes.com
Pianist Alex Mercado releases new album "Symbiosis"
Q: When did your passion for music became apparent and how old were you.
A: I was 9-years-old when I became exposed to classical music through a collection of albums that belonged to my grandfather, a classical music lover himself.
I used to listen to classical music for hours at a time, ...
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Norah Jones, Renee Rosnes, Bill Charlap, Ravi Coltrane, Joe Lovano, Dianne Reeves + at Sunrise Senior Living Jazz Festival - August 24 2- 8PM
The Sunrise Senior Living Jazz Festival Presented by Blue Note Records' Chairman Emeritus Bruce Lundvall -
Final Lineup Set for All-Star Jazz Concert at Brighton Gardens of Saddle River, New Jersey on August 24 from 2:00 - 8:00PM
Artists Performing Include Joe Lovano, Dianne Reeves, Chucho ...
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Renowned Composer/Percussionist John Hollenbeck Teaching at New England Conservatory During Fall 2014 Semester
Also leads September 23 Master Class with Claudia Quintet
“John Hollenbeck has the power to induce synesthesia. A precociously gifted… composer, arranger, percussionist, and leader of several musical groups… Hollenbeck makes music that sounds the way the world looks and feels… ...
(Aug 19, 2014 - 13:42:56) [read more]
Maxwell enlists eclectic lineup for Caribbean cruise
Erykah Badu, Anthony Hamilton, Ledisi, Joe, Chrisette Michele, DL Hughley and more have been invited for the inaugural Maxwell + The 7 Seas, May 3-10, 2015.
Phoenix, Arizona (18 August 2014): On May 3, 2015, platinum soul star Maxwell will launch the maiden voyage of his own seven-day Caribbean ...
(Aug 18, 2014 - 18:33:52) [read more]
The COOKERS Release TIME AND TIME AGAIN On Motema Music - WORLDWIDE TOUR SCHEDULED!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
"Player for player, there's no better working band in jazz than The Cookers." - Andrew Gilbert, The Boston Globe
"A dream team of forward-leaning hard-bop" - Nate Chinen, The New York Times
"This hard-hitting septet wears its name like a mission ...
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Father knew best: Kiki Ebsen records a jazz tribute to her late dad, actor Buddy Ebsen
“Scarecrow Sessions,” due September 30, is comprised of standards and songs associated with her father’s showbiz career; “If I Only Had A Brain” is the No. 2 most added radio single this week.
Calabasas, Calif. (15 August 2014): Singer-songwriter Kiki Ebsen stubbornly refused her ...
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