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CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM February 25, 2014

Chico Hamilton's Posthumous Album "Inquiring Mind" Available Today!

Chico Hamilton's Posthumous Album "Inquiring Mind" Available Today!

New Posthumous Album by Jazz Legend Chico Hamilton Featuring His Long-Time Ensemble EUPHORIA The Inquiring Mind (Joyous Shout!) to be Released 2.25.14 New York City, NY: Marking his 65th CD and final in-studio recording session, NEA Jazz Master and legendary composer/drummer Foreststorn “Chico” Hamilton (1921-2013) shares his highly anticipated posthumous album The Inquiring Mind (Release Date: ...

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PERFORMANCE/TOUR February 12, 2014

Euphoria Continues Chico Hamilton Legacy At Drom 3/16

Sunday, March 16 @ 7:15PM
Sunday, April 27 @ 7:15PM
Sunday, May 18 @ 7:15PM
Sunday, June 22 @ 7:15PM DROM, 85 Avenue A (b/w 5th & 6th St), New York City; Train F to 2nd Ave) HOW: $15/Advance $20 (includes copy of new CD). To reserve, call DROM at ...

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PERFORMANCE/TOUR January 9, 2014

Euphoria Celebrates The Music Of Composer/Drummer Chico Hamilton At Drom on February 12

Euphoria Celebrates The Music Of Composer/Drummer Chico Hamilton At Drom on February 12

EUPHORIA Celebrates the Music of Composer/Drummer Chico Hamilton in a Monthly Concert Series at DROM Wednesday, February 12 at 7:15PM (CD Release Concert)
Sunday, March 16 @ 7:15PM
Sunday, April 13 @ 7:15PM
Sunday, May 18 @ 7:15PM
Sunday, June 22 @ 7:15PM DROM, 85 Avenue A (b/w ...

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PERFORMANCE/TOUR December 10, 2013

Celebrating The Life And Music Of Chico Hamilton This Sunday 12/15

Celebrating The Life And Music Of Chico Hamilton This Sunday 12/15

EUPHORIA Presents Celebrating the Life & Music of Foreststorn “Chico" Hamilton, featuring Chico's longstanding Euphoria ensemble with Paul Ramsey (bass), Evan Schwam (flute + reeds), Jeremy Carlstedt (drums + percussion), Mayu Saeki (flute) & Nick Demopolous (guitar). NEA Jazz Master Chico Hamilton passed away of natural causes on 11/25/13. Saluted by the Kennedy Center as a ...

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PERFORMANCE/TOUR December 5, 2013

Jazz Standard Announces Jan - May 2014 Schedule

JAZZ STANDARD PREVIEWS 2014 ALL SHOW TIMES: 7:30 & 9:30PM + 11:30PM ON FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS Jazz Standard is located at 116 E. 27th Street (between Lexington and Park) Train 6 to E. 28th Street NEVER A MINIMUM
Student Discounts (restrictions apply)
Enjoy “NYC’s Best Barbecue” (Time Out New York) from BLUE ...

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OBITUARY November 26, 2013

NEA Jazz Master Chico Hamilton Dead At 92

NEA Jazz Master Chico Hamilton Dead At 92

Jazz Legend Chico Hamilton Dead at 92 “I'm happy to say that I'm able to find people wherever I go that are not black, not white- they're just human beings. I don't dig staying in one groove. At this stage of my life, I've dedicated myself to playing what I want to play, how I want ...

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PERFORMANCE/TOUR November 11, 2013

Celebrate Thanksgiving Week With The Maria Schneider Orchestra 11/26 - 12/1

Celebrate Thanksgiving Week With The Maria Schneider Orchestra 11/26 - 12/1

JAZZ STANDARD's Annual Thanksgiving Week Celebration Maria Schneider Orchestra
11/26 - 12/1 (closed 11/28)
7:30PM + 9:30PM
Additional 11:30PM Set (Fri + Sat)
Tickets available now! “There is nothing like hearing her orchestra at the Jazz Standard...it has become one of those things: an Annual Event." —New York ...

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PERFORMANCE/TOUR October 31, 2013

SOPAC Hosts Jazz In December Including Glenn Miller Orchestra

South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC)
1 SOPAC Way
South Orange, NJ, 07079 To purchase tickets, contact SOPAC at 973.313.ARTS or visit SOPACnow.org. FRI 12/06 at 8:00PM
DAVID BENOIT
“A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS” $40-$65 A wonderful holiday program conceived by Grammy nominated Jazz pianist David Benoit that will ...

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PERFORMANCE/TOUR October 16, 2013

Chico Hamilton's Euphoria Performs At Drom

Chico Hamilton's Euphoria Performs At Drom

CELEBRATING THE LIFE & MUSIC OF LEGENDARY DRUMMER CHICO HAMILTON Monthly Concert Series Featuring EUPHORIA EUPHORIA Presents Celebrating the Life & Music of Foreststorn “Chico" Hamilton, featuring Chico's longstanding Euphoria ensemble with Paul Ramsey (bass), Evan Schwam (flute + reeds), Jeremy Carlstedt (drums + percussion), Mayu Saeki (flute) & Nick Demopolous (guitar). In honor of the ...

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PERFORMANCE/TOUR August 29, 2013

Jazz Legend Chico Hamilton Performs at DROM Oct - Dec

Jazz Legend Chico Hamilton Performs at DROM Oct - Dec

LEGENDARY DRUMMER CHICO HAMILTON CONTINUES MONTHLY CONCERT SERIES AT NEW YORK CITY’S DROM Sundays this Fall: 10.20 + 11.17 + 12.15 NEA JAZZ MASTER CHICO HAMILTON @ DROM In yet another strong showing by this venerable drummer, 92 year-old percussionist and band leader Foreststorn “Chico” Hamilton celebrates his working life in a trio of concerts – ...

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