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Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival - 15-24 November 2013
by hcmf - Huddersfield contemporary music festival on Thu, 14/11/2013 - 18:15  PDF version
The full programme for this year’s Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival has been revealed, with tickets for all events now on sale and online earlybird discounts still available for a limited time.   A whole day dedicated to John Zorn, premieres of works by Brian Ferneyhough, Jakob Ullmann and Georg...
London Jazz Festival 15-24 November 2013
by Serious Events / London Jazz Festival on Thu, 14/11/2013 - 17:10  PDF version
'One of the best jazz festivals in the world' (The Guardian) 2013 marks the 21st birthday of the capital’s biggest city-wide music festival in a 10-day celebration of music that extends throughout London, taking an extraordinary range of live music to venues of every shape and size. You can view our brochure...
JAZZTOPAD FESTIVAL 14-24.11.2013 Wrocław
by Jazztopad Festival/National Forum of Music on Wed, 13/11/2013 - 11:18  PDF version
November 14 (Thursday), 7:00 pm  Wrocław Philharmonic Hall    Wayne Shorter Quartet  Wayne Shorter – saxophones  Danilo Perez – piano  John Patitucci – double bass  Brian Blade – drums  Tickets:  VIP 250, I zone 180zł, II zone 150zł , stage seats...
AUTUMN/WINTER SEASON 2013/2014
by Turner Sims Southampton on Wed, 30/10/2013 - 17:32  PDF version
HUGH MASEKELA AND LARRY WILLIS Tuesday 5 November 8pm    Hugh Masekela trumpet Larry Willis piano   A rare opportunity to experience the intimate side of South African maestro Hugh Masekela, in a sumptuously lyrical series of duets with master pianist Larry Willis, revisiting a long...
For the first time in Latvia – legendary Pat Metheny Unity Group!
by RIGAS RITMI FESTIVAL on Tue, 29/10/2013 - 15:20  PDF version
Rigas Ritmi Festival presents – the exceptional Pat Metheny Unity Group on April 26 in Riga!     “Pat Metheny Unity Group” is an extension of the “Pat Metheny Unity Band” and includes renown musicians  – guitarist Pat Metheny, woodwind player Chris Potter, longtime collaborator...

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Djangofolllies
by Brosella on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 19:09  PDF version
“Django did something that only a few could do; he was so exceptional that he was able to forge his own music genre (Gypsy swing). He was a virtuoso guitar player with a fantastic feeling for lyricism, structure and balance. His unmistakable genius lies in the way he so effortlessly combined jazz with musette and gypsy...
Sarajevo Winter 2013
by Sarajevskazima - Internationa Festival Sarajevo on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 18:27  PDF version
International Festival Sarajevo “Sarajevo Winter 2013” official video: Click Here
Helge Schneider & Gäste – Sommertour (27.06.13)
by Verein Jazz Fest Wien on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 18:11  PDF version
A 57-year-old native of the German city of Mülheim, Helge Schneider has a similarly genial relationship to Jazz that he has to telling stories. For him, syllables are like musical notes in that he uses them for improvisation. His worldview and approach to life has been shaped by a wide variety of jobs. 1989 saw the...
Paolo Conte & Band (Thursday 27.06.13)
by Verein Jazz Fest Wien on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 18:04  PDF version
Behind the weathered face of this 76-year old from the mountains of the Piemont there is a poetic genius who can conjure the long-ago past as well as visions of the future. Trained as a lawyer, Conte dominates the stage like a European Tom Waits. His songs often focus on contrasts: the bizarre alongside the intellectual,...
Bobby McFerrin & Band „Spirit You All“
by Verein Jazz Fest Wien on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 18:01  PDF version
This American (born 1950) is a true multi-talented artist: a piano virtuoso, a vocal acrobat, and a conductor. He is a musical chamelon who elegantly can perform Jazz, Classical or R&B. In 1988 he had an international hit with “Don´t Worry, Be Happy”, after which he shifted his attention to classical...

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