New England Conservatory’s Jazz Studies & Contemporary Improvisation Departments Present Over 50 Free Performances in the Spring 2016 Season Plus Residencies with World-Renowned Performers January 25 — May 11, 2016 Highlights include: • Annual Film Noir Concert • Dave Holland performing in an NEC Jazz Orchestra Tribute to Kenny Wheeler • Music of Ken Schaphorst…

Birdland has become a new home for Brazilian music at its best. Producer, Pat Philips, has assembled a winning and original show bringing together legends from Brazil – Vocalist/Guitarist/well-known Composer, Joyce (Moreno) with Dori Caymmi, a brilliant Composer/Guitarist/Arranger/Singer from the royal family of Brazilian music, the Caymmi’s, headed by his Dad , legendary Composer Dorival…

Dear Friends in Music A limited quantity of the first self-titled studio album of SOFT MACHINE LEGACY (the original line-up with the late greats Elton Dean and Hugh Hopper, and with John Etheridge and John Marshall) is back in stock. Unfortunately, the legendary saxophonist Elton Dean (who passed away on February 8, 2006), never saw…

MoonJune Goes to Balkans! VASIL HADŽIMANOV BAND featuring DAVID BINNEY “Alive” Mr. MoonJune goes to Balkans! In keeping with the label’s time-honored tradition of shining a spotlight on newly-discovered artists whose immense musical talents challenge convention and defy categorization, MoonJune Records is pleased to offer the musical stylings of Serbian keyboardist, pianist and composer Vasil…

BELEDO “Dreamland Mechanism” featuring GARY HUSBAND, LINCOLN GOINES, TONY STEELE, DORON LEV, DEWA BUDJANA, RUDY ZULKARNAEN, ENDANG RAMDAN, CUCU KURNIA. BELEDO “Dreamland Mechanism” featuring GARY HUSBAND, LINCOLN GOINES, TONY STEELE, DORON LEV, DEWA BUDJANA, RUDY ZULKARNAEN, ENDANG RAMDAN, CUCU KURNIA. Beledo’s MoonJune Records debut “Dreamland Mechanism” is a star-studded, multifarious affair. Supported by a cast…

RAVINIA ANNOUNCES ITS FINAL LIVE BROADCAST OF A PRAIRIE HOME COMPANION Ravinia today announced what is expected to be the final live broadcast from the festival of the popular American Public Media radio show A Prairie Home Companion hosted by Garrison Keillor at 4:45 p.m. on Saturday, June 11. The first live broadcast from Ravinia…

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CHRISTIAN MCBRIDE HENRY BUTLER, STEVEN BERNSTEIN & THE HOT 9 Double bill featuring two world class bands exploring the relationship between jazz and American popular song Friday-Saturday, February 26-27, 2016, 8pm Rose Theater, Frederick P. Rose Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center New York, NY, January 14, 2016 —Jazz at Lincoln Center presents…

14 – 20 January 2015 Ausgabe 03, 2016 We read the morning paper for you! Dear colleagues and jazz friends, The Jazzinstitut’s JazzNews keeps you up-to-date with news of the jazz world, which we collect, summarize, and issue via e-mail about once a week. This service can also be accessed on our website ( www.jazzinstitut.de),…