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JazzWeek Radio Chart: March 9, 2015

JazzWeek Radio Chart: March 9, 2015

TWLW2WArtistTWLWMoveAddRptsPeakWks111Eddie Henderson Collective Portrait (Smoke Sessions)328279+4946214232Justin Kauflin Dedication (Jazz Village)266251+1545117343Jamie Cullum Interlude (Blue Note)256237+1925126424Allan Harris Black Bar Jukebox (Love Productions)249255-624927555Charles McPherson The Journey (Capri)226215+1125154686Quincy Davis Songs In The Key Of Q (In The Know)209192+1715017797Sam Most New Jazz Standards (Summit)200184+1614474878Jim Snidero Main Street (Savant)197201-425175969Joe Alterman Georgia Sunset (Joe Alterman Music)196206-1054965101510Dave Bass NYC Sessions (Whaling City Sounds)182151+31442105111011Jeremy Pelt ...

MUSIC INDUSTRY

The Lead Sheet: Twin Cities Live Jazz, March 6-12

The Lead Sheet: Twin Cities Live Jazz, March 6-12

It's a weekend of local heroes followed by a week of visiting legends and legends-in-the-making, from JT Bates' Organ Trio, Eric Gravatt and Dean Magraw launching a new weekly jazz series and Anthony Cox and pals in a live recording gig to visits from David Sanchez, Cassandra Wilson, and an ensemble with Jack DeJohnette and Roscoe ...

INTERVIEW

One Of Hawaii's Finest Jazz Artists: Jr Volcano Choy

One Of Hawaii's Finest Jazz Artists: Jr Volcano Choy

Q: I'm sure you receive this question numerous times. Your name - where did you get it? A: Almost 30 years ago, I was on a road tour for Columbia Records. After one of our performances, a music critic who was present mentioned that the “trumpet soloist” blew like an “erupting volcano” and so the other ...

BIRTHDAY

Jazz Musician of the Day: Wes Montgomery

Jazz Musician of the Day: Wes Montgomery

All About Jazz is celebrating Wes Montgomery's birthday today! Born in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States (where he also died of a heart attack in 1968), Montgomery came from a musical family, in which his brothers, Monk (string bass and electric bass) and Buddy (vibraphone, and piano), were jazz performers. Although Wes was not skilled at reading ...

MUSIC INDUSTRY

Does Music Subscriber Growth Cripple Profitability?

Does Music Subscriber Growth Cripple Profitability?

With streaming services pushing the paid subscription model, profit for those company's should be growing - but not only are the streaming music giants not making money, they're losing it. Who is to blame? Guest Post by Jon Maples I recently wrote about how Rhapsody is facing issues as it expands to a worldwide audience and partners with cellphone carriers in Europe, ...

EVENT

Paris Named Host City for International Jazz Day 2015

Paris Named Host City for International Jazz Day 2015

Jazz musicians from around the world will gather this April in jny: Paris for International Jazz Day, an event UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Herbie Hancock hopes will bring an uplifting “positive message" to a city still reeling from last month's terrorist attacks. Hancock and UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova announced Wednesday that Paris had been selected to be ...

EVENT

International Jazz Day 2015: Paris Announced & Register Now!

International Jazz Day 2015: Paris Announced & Register Now!

INTERNATIONAL JAZZ DAY | APRIL 30, 2015
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN Dear Friends, We are just over two months away from the fourth annual International Jazz Day! This Jazz Day is particularly special—not only is jny: Paris the 2015 Global Host City, but this year's celebration also coincides with the ongoing observance of UNESCO's 70th ...

EDUCATION

New England Conservatory’s Jazz Lab with Miguel Zenon

New England Conservatoryâs Jazz Lab with Miguel Zenon

One-Week Intensive Jazz Program for Students Ages 14-18 Sunday, June 21 – Friday, June 26, 2015 Special Guest Artists MacArthur Fellow and Grammy Nominee Miguel Zenón plus NEC Jazz Studies Chair Ken Schaphorst headline the week holding masterclasses paired with evening concerts of their music Students ages 14-18 are invited to explore jazz at New England ...

EVENT

Fred Taylor To Receive george Wein Impresario Award from Berklee College Of Music, March 11, At Scullers Jazz Club 

Fred Taylor To Receive george Wein Impresario Award from Berklee College Of Music, March 11, At Scullers Jazz Club 

Berklee will present famed jazz promoter Fred Taylor with the college's first ever George Wein Impresario Award on Wednesday, March 11, at Scullers Jazz Club. Named after Newport Jazz Festival founder George Wein, the award recognizes individuals who bring music to life through their dedication to discovering, mentoring, presenting, and promoting creative musicians and their music.  The concert, ...

PERFORMANCE

New Orleans Helsinki Connection - Together Again: At Last!

New Orleans Helsinki Connection - Together Again: At Last!

This April will be the first time in years that New Orleans Helsinki Connection's original lineup, featured on the band's debut album “At Last," is playing together. The all star band was first conceived in the summer of 2001 when Tricia Boutté, Katja Toivola, and Thomas Rönnholm were on a lengthy tour in Finland. One night, ...


 

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