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National Endowment for the Arts Announces 2020 NEA Jazz Masters
Carol Friedman, Ken Weiss, Richard Kohler), & David Tallacksen / WBGO
National Endowment for the Arts Announces 2020 NEA Jazz Masters

Washington, District of Columbia -Today the National Endowment for the Arts announced the four newest recipients of the nation’s highest honor in jazz. Innovative jazz musicians Bobby McFerrin, Roscoe Mitchell, and Reggie Workman, as well as Dorthaan Kirk—who is receivin …

SFJAZZ Announces New SFJAZZ Collective Members Trumpeter Etienne Charles & Bassist Matt Brewer Join All-Star Octet
Laura Ferreira
SFJAZZ Announces New SFJAZZ Collective Members Trumpeter Etienne Charles & Bassist Matt Brewer Join All-Star Octet

San Francisco, California -SFJAZZ announces a new lineup of its award-winning all-star octet, the SFJAZZ Collective, with trumpeter Etienne Charles replacing trumpeter Sean Jones and bassist Matt Brewer replacing longtime bassist Matt Penman. Launched in 200 …

SFJAZZ Announces The New SFJAZZ Center In San Francisco
SFJAZZ Announces The New SFJAZZ Center In San Francisco

Dynamic New Facility Is West Coast’s First Dedicated to Jazz Music and Education Anonymous $20 million Lead Gift the Largest Ever Given to a Jazz Institution May 6, 2010 – The SFJAZZ Board of Trustees today announced plans to build the fi …

SFJAZZ Announces New SFJAZZ Collective Lineup
SFJAZZ Announces New SFJAZZ Collective Lineup

Tenor Saxophonist Mark Turner, Trumpeter Avishai Cohen, Pianist Edward Simon Join All-Star Octet And Vibraphonist Stefon Harris Returns 2010 Season Devoted To Repertoire Of Horace Silver Plus New Compositions By Collective Members (SAN FR …