Archive for December, 2011

APAP/NYC 2012 hosts ‘JazzConnect: Building Jazz Culture – Local to Global’

Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

The Association of Performing Arts Presenters features jazz – its leaders, masters and music – at annual performing arts industry conference in New York City

Washington, DC (December 16, 2011) -­‐ The Association of Performing Arts Presenters will host a series of special sessions devoted to jazz and jazz musicians at the organization’s conference APAP|NYC Jan. 6-­‐10, 2012, in New York City. The conference is the largest annual gathering of performing arts industry professionals, and the jazz track offers both free and registration-­‐ required events.

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Vibraphonist & Composer CHRIS DINGMAN Presents LA debut of WAKING DREAMS

Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

Dingman is Joined by Three of LA’s Finest Musicians:
JOSH NELSON (piano), HAMILTON PRICE (bass) & ZACH HARMON (drums)

Tuesday January 3rd, 2012
Two Sets: 9pm & 10:30pm
$10 cover
THE BLUE WHALE
123 Astronaut E S Onizuka St. Suite 301
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Tel: 213-620-0908

Congratulations to Grammy Nominees Miguel Zenón and John Hollenbeck/Orchestre National de Jazz!

Thursday, December 1st, 2011

33. Best viagra Jazz Ensemble Album
Alma Adentro: The Puerto Rican Songbook (Marsalis Music)

57. Best Instrumental Composition
“Falling Men” from Shut Up And Dance (Bee Music)


For all press inquiries on Miguel Zenón and John Hollenbeck,
please contact us here at Fully Altered Media

Flushing Town Hall Presents Rudresh Mahanthappa’s Indo-Pak Coalition With Rez Abbasi & Dan Weiss

Thursday, December 1st, 2011

Saturday, December 3rd 2011, 8PM

(from left to right: Rez Abbasi, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Dan Weiss)
Photo credit: Jordan Hemingway

The Indo-Pak Coalition, led by critically-acclaimed Indian-American saxophonist and Guggenheim fellow Rudresh Mahanthappa, with Pakistani-American guitar virtuoso Rez Abbasi and rising tabla star Dan Weiss, synthesizes jazz with the astutely improvised musical forms of South Asia, transcending any preconception of Indo-jazz fusion. This ambitious trio will be appearing on December 3rd at the Flushing Town Hall.

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