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NEWS: FESTIVAL

Ballard Jazz Festival Preview: A Seattle Rite Of Spring

Ballard Jazz Festival Preview: A Seattle Rite Of Spring

The Ballard Jazz Festival, Seattle's most anticipated and community oriented jazz event, will take place May 17-20, and will headline legendary saxophonist, Chico Freeman. Dubbed three decades ago as one of the “young lions" of jazz for his participation in recordings with other "stars to be," such as Wynton Marsalis, Kevin Eubanks, and Paquito D'Rivera, Freeman's career has established ...

NEWS: RECORDING

Tenor Saxophonist/Composer Anton Schwartz To Release "Flash Mob" Jan. 28

Tenor Saxophonist/Composer Anton Schwartz To Release "Flash Mob" Jan. 28

With Flash Mob, his first new recording in seven years, the expressive and swinging tenor saxophonist/composer Anton Schwartz delivers a disc notable for its well-crafted tunes, riveting ensemble work, and abundance of attitude. Schwartz’s Antonjazz label will release the CD, his fifth since his 1998 debut When Music Calls and first since 2006’s Top 5 radio ...

NEWS: FESTIVAL

Jazz in the Valley - This Weekend

Jazz in the Valley - This Weekend

Jazz Port Townsend is not the only major jazz festival this weekend in Washington. The 14th annual Jazz In The Valley takes place July 29-31 in Ellensburg, a two hour drive east of Seattle on I-90.

This year' performers include Gail Pettis, Gary Hobbs Quartet, Lloyd Jones Struggle, John Gross Trio, Little Bill and the ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Gail Pettis at Jazz Alley, April 19-20

Gail Pettis at Jazz Alley, April 19-20

Vocalist Gail Pettis will at Jazz Alley for a special two-night run April 19-20. April 19-20: JAZZ ALLEY 2033 6th Avenue Seattle WA 98121 Reservations: 206-441-9729 Tickets are only $10.00 Pettis, the four-time nominee and 2010 winner of Earshot Golden Ear Awards “Northwest Vocalist of the Year," traveled to Kobe, Japan in 2006 to perform as a guest artist ...

NEWS: RADIO

JazzWeek Radio Chart: May 3, 2010

TW LW 2W Artist TW LW Move Add Rpts Peak Wks 1 3 1 Catherine Russell Inside This Heart Of Mine (World Village/Harmonia Mundi) 322 151 +171 1 67 1 5 2 24 35 Trombone Shorty Backatown (Verve Forecast) 273 90 +183 20 62 2 3 3 2 4 John Pizzarelli Rockin In Rhythm: A Tribute ...

NEWS: RADIO

JazzWeek Radio Chart: April 19, 2010

TW LW 2W Artist TW LW Move Add Rpts Peak Wks 1 10 49 Catherine Russell Inside This Heart Of Mine (World Village/Harmonia Mundi) 235 118 +117 24 62 1 3 2 5 5 Mike LeDonne The Groover (Savant) 166 149 +17 4 51 2 8 3 1 2 Rufus Reid Out Front (Motema) 157 169 -12 1 49 1 7 4 3 8 John Pizzarelli Rockin In Rhythm: A Tribute To Duke Ellington (Telarc) 153 153 0 1 43 3 7 5 6 8 Tia Fuller Decisive Steps (Mack Avenue) 148 143 +5 2 46 5 6 6 4 1 Ahmad Jamal A Quiet Time (Dreyfus) 144 151 -7 0 45 1 13 7 9 31 Brad Mehldau Highway Rider (Nonesuch) 139 126 +13 8 58 7 3 7 25 20 Pat Metheny Orchestrion (Nonesuch) 139 87 +52 1 55 4 12 9 34 — Tom Harrell Roman Nights (HighNote) 131 75 +56 20 49 9 2 10 11 6 Hadley Caliman Straight Ahead (Origin) 125 115 +10 1 31 2 12 11 2 7 Dee Dee Bridgewater ...

NEWS: RADIO

JazzWeek Radio Chart: April 12, 2010

TW LW 2W Artist TW LW Move Add Rpts Peak Wks 1 2 3 Rufus Reid Out Front (Motema) 169 172 -3 1 49 1 6 2 7 10 Dee Dee Bridgewater Eleanora Fagan (1915-1959): To Billie With Love From Dee Dee (Emarcy/DDB) 156 142 +14 4 53 2 5 3 8 14 John Pizzarelli Rockin In Rhythm: A Tribute To Duke Ellington (Telarc) 153 137 +16 3 50 3 6 4 1 1 Ahmad Jamal A Quiet Time (Dreyfus) 151 173 -22 0 41 1 12 5 5 4 Mike LeDonne The Groover (Savant) 149 157 -8 0 47 3 7 6 8 5 Tia Fuller Decisive Steps (Mack Avenue) 143 137 +6 1 47 5 5 7 3 8 Joe Locke For The Love Of You (E1 Entertainment) 131 169 -38 0 48 3 11 7 4 7 Jeremy Pelt Men Of Honor (HighNote) 131 159 -28 1 45 3 10 9 31 — Brad ...

NEWS: RADIO

JazzWeek Radio Chart: April 5, 2010

TW LW 2W Artist TW LW Move Add Rpts Peak Wks 1 1 1 Ahmad Jamal A Quiet Time (Dreyfus) 173 204 -31 0 50 1 11 2 3 8 Rufus Reid Out Front (Motema) 172 168 +4 4 54 2 5 3 8 7 Joe Locke For The Love Of You (E1 Entertainment) 169 140 +29 1 48 3 10 4 7 4 Jeremy Pelt Men Of Honor (HighNote) 159 148 +11 1 49 3 9 5 4 3 Mike LeDonne The Groover (Savant) 157 165 -8 1 53 3 6 6 2 2 Hadley Caliman Straight Ahead (Origin) 148 182 -34 0 36 2 10 7 10 9 Dee Dee Bridgewater Eleanora Fagan (1915-1959): To Billie With Love From Dee Dee (Emarcy/DDB) 142 133 +9 8 52 7 4 8 5 6 Tia Fuller Decisive Steps (Mack Avenue) 137 152 -15 8 48 5 4 8 14 14 John Pizzarelli Rockin In Rhythm: A Tribute ...

NEWS: RADIO

JazzWeek Radio Chart: March 29, 2010

TW LW 2W Artist TW LW Move Add Rpts Peak Wks 1 1 2 Ahmad Jamal A Quiet Time (Dreyfus) 204 209 -5 1 53 1 10 2 2 5 Hadley Caliman Straight Ahead (Origin) 182 195 -13 3 51 2 9 3 8 8 Rufus Reid Out Front (Motema) 168 134 +34 4 51 3 4 4 3 5 Mike LeDonne The Groover (Savant) 165 187 -22 1 52 3 5 5 6 12 Tia Fuller Decisive Steps (Mack Avenue) 152 149 +3 6 46 5 3 6 46 25 The Jae Sinnett Trio Theatre (J-Nett) 151 65 +86 25 59 6 4 7 4 3 Jeremy Pelt Men Of Honor (HighNote) 148 170 -22 1 50 3 8 8 7 8 Joe Locke For The Love Of You (E1 Entertainment) 140 137 +3 2 41 4 9 9 10 10 Don Braden & Mark Rapp The Strayhorn Project (Premium Music Solutions) 138 124 +14 1 48 4 10 10 9 43 Dee Dee Bridgewater Eleanora Fagan ...

NEWS: RADIO

JazzWeek Radio Chart: March 22, 2010

TW LW 2W Artist TW LW Move Add Rpts Peak Wks 1 2 1 Ahmad Jamal A Quiet Time (Dreyfus) 209 233 -24 0 53 1 9 2 5 4 Hadley Caliman Straight Ahead (Origin) 195 165 +30 0 50 2 8 3 5 3 Mike LeDonne The Groover (Savant) 187 165 +22 5 56 3 4 4 3 6 Jeremy Pelt Men Of Honor (HighNote) 170 180 -10 0 53 3 7 5 7 2 Steve Hobbs Vibes, Straight Up (Challenge) 151 152 -1 0 34 1 11 6 12 — Tia Fuller Decisive Steps (Mack Avenue) 149 124 +25 7 42 6 2 7 8 8 Joe Locke For The Love Of You (E1 Entertainment) 137 133 +4 1 42 4 8 8 8 15 Rufus Reid Out Front (Motema) 134 133 +1 6 44 8 3 9 43 — Dee Dee Bridgewater Eleanora Fagan (1915-1959): To Billie With Love From Dee Dee (Emarcy/DDB) 129 74 +55 17 45 9 2 10 10 4 Don Braden ...


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