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PERFORMANCE/TOUR February 17, 2014

Roy Campbell Day Memorial At Roulette

Roy Campbell Day Memorial At Roulette

On Wednesday, February 26, the many dear friends and associates of the late Roy Sinclair Campbell Jr. will gather at Roulette through the efforts of Arts for Art. The performance begins at 6:45. A Slide Show featuring The Music of Roy Campbell 6:45PM - 7:00PM Valerie Morris, Roy Campbell's sister, will recall his remarkable life. 7:00PM ...

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PERFORMANCE/TOUR February 16, 2014

Matthew Shipp Returns To Cafe Oto In London, UK For A Three Night Residency

Matthew Shipp Returns To Cafe Oto In London, UK For A Three Night Residency

Iconoclastic piano genius Matthew Shipp returns to Cafe Oto for three nights, continuing and expanding collaborations formed in his unforgettable first residency back in 2010, and culminating in an evening of extended solo performance. Steeped in the history of the jazz avant-garde yet with an unmistakeably individual voice, Matthew Shipp has established himself as one of ...

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PERFORMANCE/TOUR January 29, 2014

Matthew Shipp Solo – The Piano Sutras Project

Matthew Shipp Solo â The Piano Sutras Project

Thursday, January 30, 2014 @ 8:00 pm One of the most distinctive and radically experimental voices in jazz, pianist, composer, and bandleader Matthew Shipp presents an intimate solo recital culled from the stunning masterpieces from his acclaimed 2013 solo album, Piano Sutras, released on Thirsty Ear. Starting with the bold compositions from Sutras, which has been ...

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OBITUARY January 15, 2014

Trumpeter Roy Campbell Passed Away On January 9th 2014. RIP Roy.

Trumpeter Roy Campbell Passed Away On January 9th 2014. RIP Roy.

Roy Campbell left us last week. Funeral services will be today between 5 and 8pm at Granby's Funeral Home in the Bronx. He was 61 at the time. He had a bright striking life as an earnest, honest and kind contributor to his musical community. He will be deeply missed by many. “There is no one ...

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RADIO/PODCAST October 24, 2013

"Another Kind Of Funky Drummer", A Tribute To Ronald Shannon Jackson On WPFW This Friday Night

Tune in to WPFW radio’s Overnight Jazz Part I, this Friday beginning at 12AM (midnight) for “Another Kind of Funky Drummer”, a tribute to Ronald Shannon Jackson, who passed into ancestry this past weekend. In addition to the varied Jackson music to be heard as presented by program host Bobby Hill, the program will also feature ...

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CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM September 12, 2013

Piano Sutras, A Glistening New Thirsty Ear Solo Release From Pianist Matthew Shipp Is Ready For You

Piano Sutras, A Glistening New Thirsty Ear Solo Release  From Pianist Matthew Shipp Is Ready For You

By Chris Rich Amid the snow swirl and chill of a late February this year, Matthew Shipp headed to Park West Studios to commence work on a solo recording which will be called Piano Sutras. “On Wednesday February 20, pianist/composer Matthew Shipp recorded his next Thirsty Ear record, “Piano Sutras”, at Park West Studios in Brooklyn. ...

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PERFORMANCE/TOUR June 27, 2013

A Steve Lantner Summer At Outpost 186 In Cambridge (MA)

A Steve Lantner Summer At Outpost 186 In Cambridge (MA)

Since Steve Lantner is the only Outpost 186 artist to actually lay out his entire season schedule in a grown up and timely manner, it is only fair that we at the Outpost call attention to this fact. And what a season it is. July is a twofer with his usual Tuesday slot given to a ...

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EVENT June 21, 2013

Arts For Art / Vision Presents Music Is Mine At Campos Plaza Outdoors And Free

Arts For Art / Vision Presents  Music Is Mine At Campos Plaza Outdoors And Free

A Musical Celebration, Acknowledging The Children of Campos Plaza. Due to Sequester Cuts, federally funded NYCHA Children, Senior & Health Centers are threatened with closing.Our event is not only a celebration for the children, it is to bring attention to the importance of these programs. Music is Mine will be performing original music under the direction ...

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PERFORMANCE/TOUR May 25, 2013

A Rare Sighting Of Burton Greene At Outpost 186 In Cambridge MA

A Rare Sighting Of Burton Greene At Outpost 186 In Cambridge MA

Outpost 186 is very pleased to present Burton Greene on tour with his latest composition “Variations on the Hungarian Folk Songs of Bela Bartok" and featuring a documentary film about his life and music called “Moldavian Blues” by the English film maker Malcolm Hart. The film will precede the concert. The film Moldavian Blues tells the ...

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PERFORMANCE/TOUR April 12, 2013

William Hooker Brings Drum Thunder To Outpost 186 Cambridge MA on Sunday April 14th

William Hooker Brings Drum Thunder To Outpost 186 Cambridge MA on Sunday April 14th

The venerable William Hooker rolls into town for a solo performance involving projected visuals and a duet segment with trumpeter Forbes Graham. The proceedings will commence at 8 pm with a suggested donation of $10.00. Mr. Hooker has been an avid collaborator with Knitting Factory notables such as Elliot Sharp, Thurston Moore and Zeena Parkins in ...

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