Teen of the Week: Annapolis High teen makes sweet music amidst busy schedule
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Playing either the alto saxophone or the tenor sax, Ellie has performed in the AACPS All County Band since 2011, when she was in sixth grade. Since then, the teen has also played in the Maryland State Solo & Ensemble Festival, held each March. Her …

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Saxophone ace Chris Potter unveils bold new music at the Jazz Showcase
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Pianist Virelles' Chopinesque lines on piano enriched the atmosphere of it all and set the stage for Potter's pivot to tenor saxophone in more combustive compositions that followed. The full-throttle music that closed the set reminded listeners that …

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Portland-based Post-Haste Reed Duo Sets Album Release Show for Jan. 30
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Additionally, they have appeared at national meetings of College Music Society, North American Saxophone Alliance, and the Society for Electro Acoustic Music in the United States. Post-Haste has been featured artists at the Jubilus Festival in …

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“Fireworks of Music” – Celebrating the New Year in Hanover [TrackList follows …
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I personally always have thought the duo of classical saxophone and pipe organ to be an excellent one. There are both albums of jazz-based such material as well as classical ones like this. Both are always good. The performers have selected works full …

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Sax legend Lloyd still chasing 'sound in my head'
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Getting his first alto saxophone at 9, the Memphis native won an amateur contest at 10, and soon began taking lessons. A move to Los Angeles at 18 had him studying classical music by day, and sitting in with Ornette Coleman, Eric Dolphy, Charlie Haden, …

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'It's all about the music and the words': James' talent undearthed through hip hop
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JamarzOnMarz cites musicians like Kendrick Lamar, Joey Bada$$ and A$AP Rocky as his major rap influences while another cultural icon, Lisa Simpson from the The Simpsons, is the reason he plays saxophone. “I'm more of a musician than I am a rapper.

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Jazz … and much more
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Grand Island Northwest senior Jayden Falldorf, who is the school band's saxophone section leader, sits with his instrument in the band room. Falldorf is much more than a saxophonist, also shining in vocal music and drama. (Independent/Barrett Stinson).

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(Jack Mouse – producer, drums/ Scott Robinson – tenor and C-melody saxophone …
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Multi-instrumentalist Scott Robinson has taken jazz around the world for the U.S. State Dept.; performed for a U.S. president; taught at Berklee College of Music; recorded Louis Armstrong tribute material; headlined a Sun Ra festival; and has …

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