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Damani Phillips: The Reckoning

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Damani Phillips

The Reckoning

Self Produced

2012

“Reckoning" is a complex word with many shades of meaning, an apt choice for reedman Damani Phillips' latest CD. As a noun, it signifies (among other things) an objective appraisal built with concrete facts. Used as a verb, the word denotes an educated guess based ...

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Synergy Jazz Foundation kicks off the 2012-13 Synergy Jazz Concert Series

Synergy Jazz Foundation kicks off the 2012-13 Synergy Jazz Concert Series

Trombone Jazz with Tim Coffman and Rich Medd The Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center
Saturday, November 10, 2012-7:30 pm Chicago area trombonist Tim Coffman will be joined by The Sam Salomone Trio in kicking off the 2012-13 Synergy Jazz Concert Series. Joining Coffman on the November 10 concert will be Iowa City trombonist Rich Medd ...

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Pat Harbison Performs Two "Aebersold Project" Benefit Concerts in Des Moines Metro

Pat Harbison Performs Two "Aebersold Project" Benefit Concerts in Des Moines Metro

Jazz trumpet player Pat Harbison will performing two concerts to help fund the Aebersold Project, a program of the Synergy Jazz Foundation. This program will provide scholarships to some twenty Des Moines-area student musicians to study at the renowned Jamey Aebersold Summer Jazz Camp in Louisville, Kentucky, the week of July 5-11. The first concert will ...