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Archive for February 2014

Portland Jazz Festival 2014 The OMN Guide


Contracts are signed, plane tickets bought, instruments in hand…some of the world’s greatest Jazz artists are headed for Portland! And that’s in addition to some of the world’s greatest Jazz artists who already live here. The 2004 Portland Jazz Festival begins on Thursday, February 20 with a Jazz Conversation with Ahmad Jamal conducted by Darrell […]

European, Pinoy jazz artists to jam on a cross-cultural little blind date


French guitarist Nguyên Lê and German jazz vocalist Michael Schiefel struck up a friendship when they jointly brought European jazz music to once-war-torn Bosnia in 2012 through a series of performances. Now, on Feb. 21 and Feb. 22, Nguyên and Schiefel will collaborate with Spanish jazz percussionist Tino di Geraldo and Italian double bass player […]

Playboy Jazz Festival to celebrate George Duke


By CHARLES J. GANS Associated Press Singer Al Jarreau and bassist Stanley Clarke will celebrate the legacy of their friend and musical partner George Duke on the opening day of the 36th annual Playboy Jazz Festival at the Hollywood Bowl. The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association, which is presenting the festival for the first time, announced […]


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