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Emmet Cohen Trio

PLEASE COMBINE INTO ONE POST Artswestchester Jazzfest White Plains 31 Mamaroneck Ave. White Plains, NY ArtsWestchester presents the Emmet Cohen Trio as part of JazzFest White Plains. Recognized as prodigy who began playing at age three, multifaceted American jazz pianist and composer Emmet Cohen has emerged as one of his generation’s …

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Legendary composer and trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith presents the CREATE Festival, April 8 & 9, 2017 at Firehouse 12 in New Haven, CT

“Smith uses his magisterial instrumental voice, his inspirational leadership and his command of classical, jazz and blues forms to remind us of what has gone down and what’s still happening.” —Bill Meyer, DownBeat’s 80 Coolest Things in Jazz Today “A trumpeter and composer of penetrating insight.”– Nate Chinen, The New …

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Sun Ra Arkestra Headlines 2nd Annual Beacon Jazz Festival — June 25, Seeger Riverfront Park, Beacon, NY

BEACON, NY — The legendary cosmic jazz of Sun Ra Arkestra — under the direction of their longtime, nonagenarian alto saxophonist, Marshall Allen — headlines the second annual Beacon Jazz Festival. Sponsored by Birches Associates and once more celebrating this quintessential American music, alongside the distilleries, craft vendors, culture and natural splendor of the Hudson Valley, the …

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