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Drummer Jimmy Cobb—famous for a discography that includes appearances on numerous Miles Davis albums, including 195…'s what to stream this week:
Sarah Vaughan and greatness:
Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad recontextualize the genre alongside Ayers, Valle and Bartz:… of @chisholmdave's amazing (I got a peek and couldn't put it down and it's beyond brilliant) Charlie Parke…
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Stream sets by @keyonharrold, @tlcarrington, @serpasara, Hamid Drake and more this weekend: country's starting to open back up again. But really, you probably just wanna watch some more movies:… @JazzCoalition announces its first round of grant recipients: pianist, composer and bandleader Sun Ra would have turned 106 today. So, here's a 1968 interview to… camp changed my life. Please support if you can. Litchfield Jazz Camp, Virtually Yours
Retweeted by DownBeat Magazine.@SFJAZZ to stream Wayne Shorter tribute, fundraiser tonight:égoire Maret under the influence of ‘Americana’:
Charlie Parker takes flight in upcoming graphic novel, ‘Chasin’ The Bird’: @DownBeatMag In an effort to assist musicians currently caught in a dire straits and to foster new creative…
Retweeted by DownBeat Magazine“This is not a time for thinking outside the box … because there is no box … build your own.” —drummer Ralph Peters…
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What to stream this week: Parker, Los Angeles, and Camarillo: in honor of the alto player's centenary, that particular chapter of Par…
Retweeted by DownBeat MagazineWe've posted dozens of stories about the pandemic. They all can be found here: To support… 2019, @DownBeatMag reviewed the first @Wayne_Shorter tribute concert at SFJAZZ featuring @KamasiW @terracemartin
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⁦@DownBeatMag⁩ review (from jan 2019) of concert to be broadcast on @sfjazz’ upcoming #fridaysatfive. one-time-only…
Retweeted by DownBeat Magazine.@SFJAZZ to stream Wayne Shorter tribute, fundraiser: coronavirus pandemic has spurred Marc Ribot and the Music Workers Alliance to demand economic fairness:… albums from Rachel Therrien, Ian Carey move from swing to solemnity:アイラヴ🤍🥰
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Just updated our list of streaming events with a batch of shows hosted by @BlueNoteNYC: weaving, distinctive path of UK drummer @YussefDayes:
How Aaron Parks creates new worlds on his second Little Big album:
Makaya McCraven makes the old new again: PUMPED--pre-order your copy today!
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Charlie Parker takes flight in upcoming graphic novel, ‘Chasin’ The Bird’: everyone that tuned in, shared, donated, and collaborated on #TheNewGig we can't thank you enough! It is your su…
Retweeted by DownBeat MagazineNewly formed @JazzCoalition readies commission grants:’s what to stream this weekend: that keeps you on the knife edge is music worth living for.
Retweeted by DownBeat Magazine.@RareNoise cofounder Giacomo Bruzzo | “I like music that gives me a sense of vertigo, like I’m half a second away… is out today. Sánchez and Thana Alexa grow their partnership: FROM THE STREETS...DOCUMENTARY... (Saturday) Virtual Festival :
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Music documentary ‘Up From The Streets’ to stream Thursday: Thanks, @DownBeatMag for informing the world about the recently created Jazz Coalition and…
Retweeted by DownBeat Magazine.@JazzFoundation’s online #TheNewGig concert to benefit in-need musicians​: Roberts explores intense overdubbing:
‘Reincarnation’ delivers an accomplished jazz album with just enough melody, groove and prominent funk bass courtes…’s a Ribbon in the Sky for Our ❤️♥️ 💫 #StevieWonder70
Retweeted by DownBeat MagazineEarshot Jazz announces it is one of the inaugural members of the newly formed @JazzCoalition formed by jazz industr…
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Retweeted by DownBeat MagazineSylvain Leroux helms L’Ecole Fula Flute, an alternative school in Guinea that aims to teach students from ages 6 to…
Please join us this Friday for TRANSCENDENCE in memory of Prashant Bhargava 1/12/1973-5/15/2015 on @Act4Music
Retweeted by DownBeat MagazineFacing an uncertain future, jazz artists get creative: love Maestro Ramsey Lewis
Retweeted by DownBeat MagazineMy parents bought the 45 rpm single "Hang on Sloopy" and we played it over and over. That was in *gasp* 1965.
Retweeted by DownBeat MagazinePianist Ramsey Lewis to mark 85th birthday with ‘Saturday Salon’ streams: thanks to our friends at DownBeat Magazine for sharing #TheNewGig Live! Be sure to tune in THIS THURSDAY night!…
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Retweeted by DownBeat Magazine.@RareNoise cofounder Giacomo Bruzzo: “I like music that gives me a sense of vertigo, like I’m half a second away f…→@jorgeroeder #Lima/#Brooklyn "EL SUELO MÍO" [July3, 2020] → For his leader debut, Roeder sa…
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The new Jazz Coalition Commission is working to raise and distribute funds for struggling musicians—the first step…
Retweeted by DownBeat MagazineI’m very happy to be a founding member of this terrific creative #jazz #covidrelief commissioning effort started by…
Retweeted by DownBeat MagazineA spirited voice in the subversive tradition of Lester Bowie and Don Cherry, cornetist Kirk Knuffke persuasively st… a time of cancellations, streaming performances raise money, as well as spirits: you're a working musician, its important to understand that none of these jobs are "beneath" you. Just because y…
Retweeted by DownBeat MagazineNewly formed @JazzCoalition readies commission grants:'ve been wondering about this. to debut ‘Fred Hersch At Home’ performance series: righteous vocal power of Ben Williams:
For Asian-American jazz artists, the pandemic is uncovering deep wounds: Liebman is the real deal.
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Coronavirus cancellations and postponements continue:
Cool - feature on the new @RobertCrayband album produced by Steve. Thanks @DownBeatMag
Retweeted by DownBeat MagazineHow Ethan Iverson fosters creativity during the pandemic: Anthony Davis awarded Pulitzer Prize for his ‘The Central Park Five’ opera:’s online #TheNewGig concert to benefit in-need musicians​: Mary Lou Williams was born May 8, 1910. Her trio work is among the most consequential in jazz. And in 1964… weekend, stream performances, hangs with these folks: • Johnathan Blake • Ran Blake… here are five essential Keith Jarrett recordings to listen to while reading that first feature:… mark Keith Jarrett's 75th birthday, take a minute to read the pianist's first feature in DB:… Cray isn’t one of those artists who cranks out a new release every 12 months: @christiansands1 Success. in @DownBeatMag for my newest single “Drive” available today!
Retweeted by DownBeat MagazineHere's a 25-song @SunnysideRec playlist—with songs by Gerald Cleaver, Guillermo Klein, Lee Konitz, Luciana Souza—to…
Premiere | Pianist Christian Sands continues his evolution on ‘Drive,’ a track from ‘Be Water’:… there’s any single common sound in both The Necks’ live and studio settings, it’s the probing, ever-shifting pia… en el Bop y quizá no tan conocido pero de muy consistente trayectoria: grabó grandes discos, sobre todo,…
Retweeted by DownBeat MagazineSaxophonist Richie Cole dies at 72:“I chose the most fucked up reed I have in the house and needed to feel like I don’t have control. That’s changed a… to debut ‘Fred Hersch At Home’ performance series: batch of albums investigates piano-led ensembles:
OKAY. OKAY. IT'S GOING TO BE AMAZING. WE GET IT.😆 As if I needed another reason to eventually watch this.
Retweeted by DownBeat MagazineTineke Postma’s ‘Freya’ feels like a master musician settling in and playing with a beloved cohort:… Washington contributes score to Michelle Obama Netflix documentary:“This is not a time for thinking outside the box … because there is no box … build your own.” —drummer Ralph Peters… Liebman manifests the elements:
Karuna Trio - Imaginary Archipelago is one of @downbeatmag Editor's Picks for May 2020
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