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NEA Jazz Master Dave Liebman's Expansions at the Green Mill PDF Print
Written by Ronaldo Oregano   
Monday, 12 October 2015
"Liebman is among the most important saxophonists in contemporary music . . . a leader and artist of integrity and independent direction." - Downbeat Magazine

Dave Liebman Rainer Ojaste
David Liebman, who was award the 2011 NEA Jazz Masters Fellowship, has shown an ability to play in any style of jazz, especially on what has become his instrument of choice, the soprano sax. In addition, he has been a strong advocate of the music, having founded the International Association of Schools of Jazz (IASJ), an organization dedicated to bringing together educators and students from jazz schools worldwide. Expansions, a Dave Liebman Group featuring: Dave Liebman on saxophones, Matt Vashlishan on saxophones, Bobby Avey on piano, Tony Marino on bass, and Alex Ritz on drums will appear at the Green Mill on Friday, October 16th and Saturday, October 17th.

Homecoming, the Laurence Hobgood Trio at the Green Mill 10/9/10 PDF Print
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Sunday, 04 October 2015

Laurence Hobgood Andrea Canter

Contemporary virtuoso pianist, collaborator, composer, arranger, producer, educator Laurence Hobgood returns to the Green Mill with his trio on Friday, October 9th and Saturday, October 10th. Perhaps best known as musical director for singer Kurt Elling from 1995-2013 Hobgood played on, composed/arranged for and co-produced ten of Elling’s CDs (six for Blue Note and four for Concord), each Grammy® nominated. 2009’s “Dedicated To You: Kurt Elling Sings The Music Of Coltrane and Hartman”, recorded live at Lincoln Center, won the 2010 Grammy Award for Best Vocal Jazz Record, with Hobgood receiving one of the coveted statues for his work as producer.

Sean Jones Quartet at the Jazz Showcase, 10/1-4 PDF Print
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Sunday, 27 September 2015


Trumpet virtuoso Sean Jones will appear at the Jazz Showcase in Chicago with his quartet on Thursday, October 1st through Sunday, October 4th. He has performed with his own groups both nationally and internationally, he held the lead trumpeter chair for the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra (headed by Wynton Marsalis) and is a member of the SFJAZZ Collective. Sean serves as Artistic Director of both the Pittsburgh and Cleveland Jazz Orchestras. His lastest recording is = never before seen on Mack Avenue Records.
37th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival, September 3-6 PDF Print
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Wednesday, 02 September 2015
Muhal Richard Abrams

The 37th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival will take place in Millennium Park and at the Chicago Cultural Center (78 E. Washington Street), September 3-6, showcasing the very best of jazz music from noon to 9:30 pm daily. This free admission festival is produced by Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) and programmed by the Jazz Institute of Chicago (JIC).  Culminating on Labor Day Weekend, the festival’s programming celebrates both the mainstream of the national jazz scene as well as Chicago’s unique contributions to the art form. The Chicago Jazz Festival has historically made a special point of placing its own distinctly Chicago artistic stamp on the musical proceedings.

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