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I'm Coco.....I have a deep Passion for Music, It lives in my Soul. It's Extremely Important for me to create not only a business relationship but a friendship as well with the Musician's & Artist. Why you ask? Because we always take care of family 1st! There becomes a trust & understanding between us which enables me to not only help Support you but to Promote your Music, Projects & Products in all the Social Media World. I'm learning every day what it takes to make the Music Universe keep turning & so in turn I help to Groom & Coach the Musicians with important facts and knowledge to help them achieve the most exposure & take their musical Journey to another level. I enjoy seeing things come together whether it's an Event or introducing Musician's together to create new music. My Goal is to know I had a part in making things happen. So Join me in my Journey. Let me know how we can help each other. I will support you, I've developed good knowledge, I am part of an Internet Radio station to get you air play. I am also a part of several companies that Promotes Concerts & Festivals. Let's all Keep the Music Alive!
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The Jazz Network is exactly what the title suggests, a place where you get to mix and mingle with those who have not only an appreciation for Jazz but a forum to hear new up and coming artists as well. I've hooked up with so many of my old friends that I've lost contact with over the years here and it's been a great place to meet folk, appreciate good music and Musicianship. What an incredible idea!!
Pianist and singer Barbara Carroll was host Marian McPartland's second guest during the first season of Piano Jazz. Thirty years later, Carroll makes a return appearance to reminisce with her friend about their experiences at the Hickory House and the Oak Room. Carroll gives a charming performance of "Very Early" and McPartland improvises a musical portrait of her guest.
The great composer and bandleader was distraught over the 1967 death of Billy Strayhorn, his songwriting and arranging partner of 28 years. But Ellington took Strayhorn's passing as an impetus, born of necessity, to increase his own productivity. Here are five examples.
At the Village Vanguard, one flight down from the hubbub of New York City, in a tight space packed with people, we're about to embark on a musical odyssey by sea. Our captain is saxophonist Chris Potter, who's launching his Odyssey-inspired album The Sirens.
Divine: The Jazz Albums, 1954-1958 packs four CDs with Vaughan's music, recorded live or in the studio with bands big and small. Two live albums from Chicago nightclubs are standouts, partly when a performance threatens to slide off the rails.