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Jazz Birthdays
9:00 am
Mon November 17, 2014

Jazz Birthdays | Vincent Herring - Nov. 19

With a uniquely intense and vigorous musical voice, Vincent Herring is considered one of the premier saxophonists of his generation.

At age 11, Vincent starting playing saxophone in his school's band and studying privately at Dean Frederick's School Of Music. He went on to play lead alto sax in West Point Band’s Jazz Knights and served a tour before stepping onto the New York jazz scene.

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September 2013 CD of the Month
12:48 pm
Thu January 23, 2014

September 2013 CD of the Month

Kenny Garrett  Pushing The World Away  Mack Avenue One of the greatest saxophonists of the post-bop era is Kenny Garrett; his newest recording Pushing the World Away for Mack Avenue Records is a testimony to his versatile skills. The title is Kenny’s way of letting us know he didn’t let his many distractions and commitments keep him from producing one of the best CDs of his splendid career. 

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January 2013 CD of the Month
11:52 am
Thu January 23, 2014

January 2013 CD of the Month

Damani Phillips  "Reckoning"  Phillips Music

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November 2012 CD of the Month
11:45 am
Thu January 23, 2014

November 2012 CD of the Month

Houston Person  "naturally"  HighNote

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January 2012 CD of the Month
10:50 am
Thu January 23, 2014

January 2012 CD of the Month

Gary Smulyan  "Smul's Paradise"  Capri Records

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