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Today's Track: Ancestral Voices Reworked (Tue, 26 Jul 2016)
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Jazz Music News

BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Wayne Krantz (Tue, 26 Jul 2016)

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VIDEO / DVD: Top Recording Artists, John Oliver Remind Politicians Not to Use Music Without Permission [video] (Mon, 25 Jul 2016)

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BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Brian Blade (Mon, 25 Jul 2016)

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All About Jazz Feature Articles

DamiA^3n Reid: On Drum Artistry, The Robert Glasper Trio, and Beyond (Mon, 25 Jul 2016)

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Guitars Galore: Major Vistas, Joe Policastro Trio, Dan Arcamone, Charlie Ballantine, Sound Underground, Kay-Ta Matsuno (Mon, 25 Jul 2016)

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Rory Gallagher -- Kickback City: Deluxe Edition (Sun, 24 Jul 2016)

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All About Jazz Album Reviews

Steffen Kuehn: Leap Of Faith (Tue, 26 Jul 2016)
Leap Of Faith is the fourth album from Grammy-winning trumpeter m: Steffen Kuehn, but it's the first record to truly represent and showcase every aspect of his artistry. He produced the album, he was involved in the mixing process, he wrote eight of the ten compositions featured within... [ read more ]
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Doug MacDonald: Just for Fun (Tue, 26 Jul 2016)
While there are no household names on guitarist m: Doug MacDonald's new 2-CD set, Just for Fun (alto saxophonist m: Lanny Morgan or perhaps drummer m: Roy McCurdy may come closest), the sidemen he has chosen for a lively concert date billed as a "jazz marathon" are m... [ read more ]
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Charlotte Jazz Orchestra: Uptown Down (Tue, 26 Jul 2016)
Uptown Down is the second album by the Charlotte (NC) Jazz Orchestra, a credibly proficient ensemble for a city that size. Unlike its earlier, in-house endeavor, this one is intended for public consumption; also unlike its sequestered debut, the CJO has chosen this time to intersperse its half-dozen... [ read more ]
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All About Jazz Feature Interviews

DamiA^3n Reid: On Drum Artistry, The Robert Glasper Trio, and Beyond (Mon, 25 Jul 2016)

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Daniel Kramer: Bob Dylan, In Pictures (Sat, 23 Jul 2016)

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Dominic Duval: Follow Your Melody (Fri, 22 Jul 2016)

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Take Five With Lisa Dae (Sat, 16 Jul 2016)

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MUSIC INDUSTRY: Record Labels Need Change of Culture in a€~dashboard Eraa€(TM) of the Music Industry ()
Music streaming data makes it possible to understand the fan behavior behind each stream. "But the way we translate this creativity into monetizable, digitally-mediated experiences requires a culture change" within the music industry," says Samuel Potts, the head of radio at Columbia Records UK. Guest Post by Samuel Potts,A head of radio at Columbia Records UK...
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CAREER: 6 Essentials for an Indie Artist's Toolkit ()
While being a do-it-yourself independent musician is certainly possible in this day and age, there are certainA tools that make it significantly easier. Here we look at six such tools that canA help artists with their marketing/managing.A Guest Post by W. Tyler Allen on the TuneCore Blog Being a DIY musician in todaya€(TM)s industry requires, work and hustle a€' but ita€(TM)s possible. Straight up, ita€(TM)s completely possible to become a successful independent artist in todaya€(TM)s digital landscape. How exciting is that...
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CMA Announces Recipients of New Jazz Works Grants - News (Mon, 25 Jul 2016)
Wayne Shorter, Ambrose Akinmusire among awardees
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Live: Famoudou Don Moye & Hartmut Geerken - Photos (Fri, 22 Jul 2016)
A historic free-improv set in Berlin
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2016-17 Jazz Roots Lineup Announced - News (Fri, 22 Jul 2016)
Performances by Wynton Marsalis, Chick Corea, Steve Miller with Jimmie Vaughan and more
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jazzadvice.com

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The Beginner’s Guide to Jazz Articulation: Coltrane Techniques Demystified
The guide to jazz articulation It’s the subtleties of articulation that make melodies come alive… But, being so subtle, articulation is one of those concepts that’s difficult to grasp, or for that matter, even teach. And it’s personal. Nearly every player has their own distinct method of articulating, which yields a different result. With all this ambiguity, how can we start to get a concept of articulation and practice it? As always, finding a clear model gives us a direction and starting place to understand what it is we’re dealing with, and of all the solos I’ve listened to, one sticks out in particular when I think of articulation… The concept of varied articulation: Learning from Coltrane John Coltrane has a wide variety of articulation techniques that vary from album to album, but his solo on I Hear a Rhapsody makes use of the primary 3 styles that he and other great players tend to use in a clear and definitive way. It’s like this solo was made to be a study in articulation. It’s packed with way more information than we need to learn the fundamentals. Go ahead and take a listen to John Coltrane’s solo on I Hear a Rhapsody: Click here to view the embedded video. If you listened closely, you’ll note that he’s not exclusively using one type of articulation. In general, as we’ll delve into shortly, he mixes 3 different styles of articulation, even within one phrase. The 3 types of articulation are: Hard articulation – an attack … Read More Read related articles Developing a Concept of Swing Articulation: 3 Tips for Horn Players Don’t Forget the Basics How To Practice Scales For Speed Four Ways to Reinvigorate the Practice of Technique 5 Overlooked Skills That Matter More Than Any Line…
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