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This course is aimed at intermediate to advanced instrumentalists and vocalists. Prior improvisation experience is essential, all chromatic instruments welcome.
Set in the beautiful Scottish capital of Edinburgh, the 6-day Edinburgh Jazz Summer School based at the Jewel and Esk Valley College offers an exceptional opportunity to combine development in playing, recording and performing Jazz whilst enjoying one of the world's greatest and most diverse inte
This new release documents nine highlights from Ms. Spata's repertoire over the last decade, as well as
With the release of Art of Intimacy on June 7, 2005, Veronica Martell is finally poised to bring her exquisite vocal stylings to American mainstream audiences - confirming what international audiences have known for years - Martell is ". . . a great voice that instantly catches you and keeps you beside the loud speakers," as declared by Jyllands-Posten (Denmarkâ€™s largest newspaper).
Though she grew up listening to the pop music of the 70â€™s and 8
The anticipated re-issue of the 1993 avant garde free jazz album !Sassy! by sax player Billy Shaw is now available! This digitally remastered re-issue contains the best of the original album along with two new songs never before released. !Sassy! was originally a collection of alto-sax compositions but has been expanded to include later selections featuring tenor and soprano sax as well. Known as one of the pioneers in Death Jazz with the popular avant garde trio Shovin' Sunshine, Billy Shaw
Port of Spain, Trinidad, W.I. May 16, 2005 - On Friday, April 15, 2005, The Trinidad Guardian newspaper published a glowing review of the new smooth jazz/neo-soul CD entitled, "Songs From The Heart Part 1" from singer-songwriter Denarris. The author of the article, jazz journalist Asha Small, designated track three entitled, "Midnight Kiss," as one of her favorites, igniting jazz radio stations in the U.S., and compared his style and talent to that of acclaimed jazz pianist Bobby Lyle. Other
Layla Angulo has a new Latin jazz CD"Live at the Triple Door".
This CD was recorded live, February 2005, at one of the hottest new theatre/dining clubs in the US. Layla is the composer, saxophonist, and musical director of her 11-piece Latin Jazz orchestra featured on this independently produced project.
Layla has been playing sax since age 10 and performing in clubs since age 14. Some of the musicians she has performed with more recently include George Clinton a
Home Bass Jazz Inc. now appears regularly in the Dallas/Ft. Worth metroplex in night clubs and restaurants featuring jazz and Rhythm & Blues. Home Bass is a crop of fine musicians grown locally and with wide experience. Soulful sounds and spirited vocals support a special jazzy mix of Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Shirley Horn, Miles, Coltrane, R&B sounds, and others. Upright bass sits in the center of a talented group of players including piano/keyboards, guitar, vocali
Sumitra, a singer and songwriter from Los Angeles, CA, has released her brand new album "Indian Girl". The CD contains 13 tracks of soulful pop and jazz with influences from Joni Mitchell to Rickie Lee Jones and Sade. Sumitra moved from Austria to Los Angeles 4 months ago. Produced by Alex Machacek, â€˜Indian Girlâ€™, a collection of original songs that Sumitra wrote in the last 5 years, was recorded in 2003/04 and released in Austria in June 2004. "The album presents a collection of finely woven
Kansas City USA -- 'ASR RECORDS announces the addition of Sebastien Paindestre to our artist roster. Pianist, composer, teacher and co-organizer of jazz concerts in Malakoff ( La Fabrica'son, France, near Paris). He started playing music rather late. Indeed he took his first piano lessons in 1988. Following the advice of Alain BÃ©guin, percussionist and teacher ( artistic co-director of the 'Nuits des musiciens' ), he joined the ENMD in Montreuil in 1990 and attend
For Immediate Release: May, 2005
Artist: Ged Brockie
Title: The Last View From Maryâ€™s Place
Label: Circular Records Ltd.
Distribution: UK & Southern Ireland through Proper Music Dist. & digitaldownloads from numerous high profile companies around the world.
Format: CD release & Download
Release Date: 28th May 2005
Cat No: CR1007
A stunning first solo release
For Immediate Release
Urbanzone Productions/Roc Armani Paul Jacksonâ€™s new CD release, FUNK ON A STICK The great funk bass master, Paul Jackson of the Headhunters (Basin Street Records) formerly Herbie Hancock and the Headhunters, has released his second solo CD, FUNK ON A STICK (Backdoor Records). Itâ€™s been on the street for less than a week and the funk is in on the music reviews. "Yes sir, "In God We Funk" what else can you say? Mr. "Funky Fingers" gets it on from beginning to the e