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    • Digital Glasgow Jazz Festival Set for June 18-20

      The Glasgow Jazz Festival is set for June 18-20, 2021, with a lineup of online performances that includes Ryan Quigley’s Homeland Sextet, the Fergus McCreadie Trio, the Laura MacDonald Quartet, Corto.Alto, Georgia Cecile, Mama Terra featuring Cafolla & Wiszniewski, Christine Bovill Prime Trio, Noushy Quartet featuring Anoushka Nanguy, Animal Society, Mark Robb, Nick Peacock, Rebecca […]

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    • Applications Now Open for the Jacksonville Jazz Festival Piano Competition

      Applications for the Jacksonville Jazz Festival Piano Competition presented by Keyboard Connection – The Piano Place are now being accepted. More details from the Jacksonville Jazz Festival (www.jacksonvillejazzfest.com): The competition, hosted by the City of Jacksonville Division of Sports and Entertainment, will be held on Wednesday, September 29, 2021 at The Florida Theatre in Jacksonville, […]

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    • Swing Into Summer with Jazz At Lincoln Center

      Jazz at Lincoln Center swings into summer with more than a dozen live outdoor concerts throughout New York City, and education programs online. More details from Jazz at Lincoln Center (www.jazz.org): The organization’s summer outdoor concert series kicks off on June 17 as the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis opens SummerStage in […]

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    • Hal Leonard Launches New, Expanded ArrangeMe Sheet Music Self-Publishing Platform

      Hal Leonard announced the launch on June 15 of a fully updated and expanded version of its sheet music self-publishing platform, ArrangeMe. This free service is designed to provide independent songwriters, composers and arrangers with licensing, distribution and sales solutions. More details from Hal Leonard (www.halleonard.com): Hal Leonard, the world’s largest provider of music publications […]

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    • Jazz Appreciation Month Webinar Viewed on YouTube 500,000+ Times since Late April

      2021 marked the 10th time that the month of April was designated Jazz Appreciation Month. As part of that, the Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz and the U.S. Department of Education organized a webinar and workshop to discuss jazz as an art form. Since the video of the webinar was posted on YouTube in late […]

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    • Brooklyn Rooftop Series Presents Kenny Barron, Lenny White and Buster Williams on June 17

      Michael Brovkine’s Brooklyn Rooftop Series continues on June 17 with performances by pianist Kenny Barron, drummer Lenny White and bassist Buster Williams. More details from Brooklyn Rooftop Series: Honored by The National Endowment for the Arts as a 2010 Jazz Master, Kenny Barron has an unmatched ability to mesmerize audiences with his elegant playing, sensitive […]

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    • Monterey Jazz Festival to be Held Sept. 24-26, 2021

      After more than 18 months of quiet, there will be live jazz music once again at the Monterey County Fairgrounds. More details from Monterey Jazz Festival (www.montereyjazzfestival.com): “After such a challenging year, we can’t wait to reunite the jazz community in Monterey and to celebrate our resilience,” said Colleen Bailey, Executive Director. The Monterey Jazz […]

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    • Herbie Hancock, Others Create Video to Teach Kindergarteners about Music

      Herbie Hancock teamed up with animators at Atomic Kid Studios, the Young Academic Research Group (YAM) at the Touro Graduate School of Education in New York City to release the first in a series of animated videos showcasing innovative methods for teaching kindergarteners about music.

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    • NAMM Announces Webinar on Potential Impact of Lacey Act on Imported Instruments

      NAMM hosted a webinar discussing the possible impact of Lacey Act import declarations on imported musical instruments including drums, clarinets, flutes and piccolos. The new regulations are set to go into effect on July 1.

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    • Chicago Symphony Orchestra Presents Wadada Leo Smith World Premiere on June 10

      Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association presents world premiere of new work by noted composer and trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith. Delta Blues is part of CSO Sessions Episode 21: Cult of Electromagnetic Connectivity, available on CSOtv starting Thursday, June 10.

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    • Digital Glasgow Jazz Festival Set for June 18-20

      The Glasgow Jazz Festival is set for June 18-20, 2021, with a lineup of online performances that includes Ryan Quigley’s Homeland Sextet, the Fergus McCreadie Trio, the Laura MacDonald Quartet, Corto.Alto, Georgia Cecile, Mama Terra featuring Cafolla & Wiszniewski, Christine Bovill Prime Trio, Noushy Quartet featuring Anoushka Nanguy, Animal Society, Mark Robb, Nick Peacock, Rebecca […]

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    • Applications Now Open for the Jacksonville Jazz Festival Piano Competition

      Applications for the Jacksonville Jazz Festival Piano Competition presented by Keyboard Connection – The Piano Place are now being accepted. More details from the Jacksonville Jazz Festival (www.jacksonvillejazzfest.com): The competition, hosted by the City of Jacksonville Division of Sports and Entertainment, will be held on Wednesday, September 29, 2021 at The Florida Theatre in Jacksonville, […]

      Read More
    • Swing Into Summer with Jazz At Lincoln Center

      Jazz at Lincoln Center swings into summer with more than a dozen live outdoor concerts throughout New York City, and education programs online. More details from Jazz at Lincoln Center (www.jazz.org): The organization’s summer outdoor concert series kicks off on June 17 as the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis opens SummerStage in […]

      Read More
    • Hal Leonard Launches New, Expanded ArrangeMe Sheet Music Self-Publishing Platform

      Hal Leonard announced the launch on June 15 of a fully updated and expanded version of its sheet music self-publishing platform, ArrangeMe. This free service is designed to provide independent songwriters, composers and arrangers with licensing, distribution and sales solutions. More details from Hal Leonard (www.halleonard.com): Hal Leonard, the world’s largest provider of music publications […]

      Read More
    • Jazz Appreciation Month Webinar Viewed on YouTube 500,000+ Times since Late April

      2021 marked the 10th time that the month of April was designated Jazz Appreciation Month. As part of that, the Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz and the U.S. Department of Education organized a webinar and workshop to discuss jazz as an art form. Since the video of the webinar was posted on YouTube in late […]

      Read More
    • Brooklyn Rooftop Series Presents Kenny Barron, Lenny White and Buster Williams on June 17

      Michael Brovkine’s Brooklyn Rooftop Series continues on June 17 with performances by pianist Kenny Barron, drummer Lenny White and bassist Buster Williams. More details from Brooklyn Rooftop Series: Honored by The National Endowment for the Arts as a 2010 Jazz Master, Kenny Barron has an unmatched ability to mesmerize audiences with his elegant playing, sensitive […]

      Read More
    • Monterey Jazz Festival to be Held Sept. 24-26, 2021

      After more than 18 months of quiet, there will be live jazz music once again at the Monterey County Fairgrounds. More details from Monterey Jazz Festival (www.montereyjazzfestival.com): “After such a challenging year, we can’t wait to reunite the jazz community in Monterey and to celebrate our resilience,” said Colleen Bailey, Executive Director. The Monterey Jazz […]

      Read More
    • Herbie Hancock, Others Create Video to Teach Kindergarteners about Music

      Herbie Hancock teamed up with animators at Atomic Kid Studios, the Young Academic Research Group (YAM) at the Touro Graduate School of Education in New York City to release the first in a series of animated videos showcasing innovative methods for teaching kindergarteners about music.

      Read More
    • NAMM Announces Webinar on Potential Impact of Lacey Act on Imported Instruments

      NAMM hosted a webinar discussing the possible impact of Lacey Act import declarations on imported musical instruments including drums, clarinets, flutes and piccolos. The new regulations are set to go into effect on July 1.

      Read More
    • Chicago Symphony Orchestra Presents Wadada Leo Smith World Premiere on June 10

      Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association presents world premiere of new work by noted composer and trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith. Delta Blues is part of CSO Sessions Episode 21: Cult of Electromagnetic Connectivity, available on CSOtv starting Thursday, June 10.

      Read More
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    • New Jazz Ensemble Music Released by Excelcia Music Publishing for 2021-22

      Excelcia Music Publishing released their second Jazz Ensemble music catalog with new and inspiring tunes from well-known composers as well as talented new voices. The 2021-22 music embraces the rich tradition of big band music and forges new ground in music for contemporary jazz ensembles.

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    • Buffet Crampon Festival Clarinet Comes with $200 Rebate during Month of June

      During the month of June, Buffet Crampon USA is offering a $200 Instant Rebate on the Festival B-flat clarinet. Considered a Prestige-level clarinet, the Festival has many upgraded features, including an alternate A-flat/E-flat key for the left hand, premium unstained African blackwood, two tuning barrels (65mm and 66mm), metal tenon caps and GT pads. It features a poly-cylindrical bore and is a member of the R13 bore family. Festival clarinets also come in the upgraded Prestige case (B-flat in a single, A in a double case).

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    • Hercules Stands’ New DG Adaptive Series

      Hercules recently launched their DG Adaptive Series, which includes three new products – the Universal Podcast Mic & Camera Arm Stand, Smartphone Holder, and 2-In-1 Tablet.

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    • Buffet Crampon 1180 Student Bass Clarinet

      Featuring an African blackwood body, silver-plated keys and simplified register key design, the 1180 student bass clarinet retains many of the acoustic properties of the legendary Prestige bass models while still being an affordable option for school music programs.

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    • Two New Graphic Practice Pads from Vic Firth

      The Avedis Zildjian Company, parent company of Vic Firth, has announced the introduction of two new products into its lineup of practice accessories, the Vic Firth Digital Camo Practice Pads, and the Vic Firth VF Practice Pads.

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    • DirectOut Adding NMOS to EXBOX.RAV Interface

      DirectOut Technologies has further expanded the capabilities of its recently released RAVENNA/MADI converter EXBOX.RAV, adding NMOS IS-04 and IS-05 support.

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    • Notysing Music Notation Learning App Named EdTech Awards Finalist for 2021

      Stockholm, Sweden-based Doremir Music Research announced May 4 that its new app Notysing has been named a “Cool Tool Finalist 2021” in the global EdTech Awards. The educational app also received a 4.5 out of 5.0 star review by educators at the Educational App Store.

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    • Marantz Professional Debuts MPM-4000U Podcast Mic

      Marantz Professional has announced the introduction of the MPM-4000U Podcast Mic, a no-nonsense, studio-grade USB microphone designed to make podcasting easy.

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    • Eventide MicroPitch Delay Pedal

      Eventide Audio announces the availability of its iconic MicroPitch Delay digital signal processing algorithm in a standalone pedal. The second pedal in Eventide’s dot9 family following the 2020 release of the Blackhole pedal, the MicroPitch Delay pedal is available now for preorder.

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    • Chedeville Elite Bass Clarinet Mouthpiece

      Chedeville, which recently announced their SAV Bb Clarinet Mouthpiece, is also highlighting their Elite Bass Clarinet Mouthpiece.

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