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Ohio-based jazz artist Rusty Burge releases follow-up to critically-acclaimed debut

Ohio-based jazz artist Rusty Burge releases follow-up to critically-acclaimed debut

As a member of Percussion Group Cincinnati, Burge performed throughout North America, Europe, and Asia, including the Japan World Drum Festival, the Chinese International Music Festival, and the Festival of Music in Portugal. In 1992, Burge joined the faculty of the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music; he currently teaches percussion and jazz vibraphone as well as leading the CCM Steel Band. Burge's first album, Contrast, appeared in 2004.

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UNT One O’Clock Lab Band to perform with Houston Symphony

The University of North Texas One O’Clock Lab Band — with six Grammy-nominated albums to its name — will perform the music of jazz greats Duke Ellington, Count Basie and more with the Houston Symphony in three concerts this November.

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UNT One O’Clock Lab Band tours Europe

UNT One O’Clock Lab Band tours Europe

The Grammy-nominated One O’Clock Lab Band at the University of North Texas will tour Europe this October, including performances at the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival — one of Ireland’s biggest jazz events. Festival organizers have billed the band as “widely reckoned to be the best college jazz big band in the world today” and “one of the best ensembles to perform in Cork in recent years.”

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Jazz Ministry at Saint Peter’s - All Nite Soul: Sunday, October 10

The Jazz Ministry at Saint Peter’s Church - All Nite Soul: Sunday, October 10, 2010 – 5 PM Vespers, 7 PM Concert Saint Peter’s Church, 619 Lexington (at 54th Street), New York City

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Cecil Taylor And Amiri Baraka Perform In Barcelona

Cecil Taylor And Amiri Baraka Perform In Barcelona

Diction and Contradiction, the new biopic on jazz maestro Cecil Taylor features a clip of Taylor on stage with long-time friend and poet Amiri Baraka in Barcelona, Spain.

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