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Pianist Moran Becomes Kennedy Center Jazz Director

Pianist and composer Jason Moran is taking on a larger role in directing jazz programs at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

05/07/2014

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Jazz Musician, Educator Named Goucher’s President

Jazz musician, educator and author Jose Antonio Bowen will become the 11th president of Goucher College, a private, liberal arts institution north of Baltimore.

03/13/2014

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Records Of Max Roach Go To Library Of Congress

Music and records from one of the creators of modern jazz drumming, Max Roach, will be preserved at the Library of Congress.

01/27/2014

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Jazz Drummer Keeps Time With A Busy Schedule

Steve Fidyk keeps the beat with a schedule that’d make most people beat.

05/06/2013

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Jazz Keep Playoff Hopes Alive After 96-80 Win Over Wolves

Al Jefferson had 22 points and eight rebounds to help Utah keep its playoff hopes alive with a 96-80 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night.

04/16/2013

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Bowie State Musicians To Honor Jazz Legend

Student musicians from Bowie State University will perform the music of the late jazz saxophonist and arranger, Rick Henderson, in honor of Black History Month.

02/19/2013

Peabody Jazz Students

Listen as four talented boys continue their journey to leaving boyhood behind to become jazz gods.

08/24/2012

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Best Upcoming Summer Concerts In Baltimore

With so many different performances to choose from, Baltimore residents can savor the last weeks of summer by rocking out with both legendary artists and rising stars.

07/26/2012

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Best Blues, Jazz And Swing Musicians

Do you enjoy blues, jazz or swing music? Here are some of the best blues, jazz and swing bands in the area.

CBS Baltimore–05/23/2012

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Lakers Crushed By Thunder In Game 1

Russell Westbrook had 27 points and nine assists, Kevin Durant added 25 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder blasted the weary Los Angeles Lakers 119-90 on Monday night in the opening game of the Western Conference semifinals.

05/15/2012

Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers gives Metta World Peace #15 a five in the third quarter while taking on the Denver Nuggets in Game Seven of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 12, 2012 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Metta’s Defense Makes Difference To Lead Lakers Past Nuggets In Game 7

Pau Gasol had 23 points, 17 rebounds and six assists, Metta World Peace scored 15 points in his return from a seven-game suspension, and the Los Angeles Lakers outlasted the Denver Nuggets for a thrilling 96-87 victory in Game 7 on Saturday night to win their first-round series.

05/14/2012

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Nuggets Crush Lakers To Force Game 7

Ty Lawson scored 32 points, fellow spark plug Corey Brewer added 18 and the Denver Nuggets forced a Game 7 in their first-round playoff series with a dominating 113-96 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night.

05/11/2012

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