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musicCelebrating Herbie Hancock’s Birthday With His Greatest Works And Jams
With Bennie Maupin, Paul Jackson, Harvey Mason and Bill Summers, the group was ready to follow Hancock past the boundaries of both jazz and funk to find a fertile new ground in jazz fusion. Here’s a live take on their incredible composition, “Chameleon …
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Highlands wilderness attracts Yukon musician
Weekes’s vocals are a fusion of folk, jazz and soul, with a wide range of tones and harmonies that are reminiscent of Joni Mitchell’s early years. They are also divergent, like Canadian singer Valerie Gore. Weekes featured well known collaborations …
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Focus on MPS Violin (Part 2) – Michal Urbaniak
Polish violinist, saxophonist and composer Michal Urbaniak played a major role in the development of jazz fusion in the 1970s and 80s. While working in Scandinavia in the 1960’s he met his future wife, Polish singer Urszula Dudziak and formed the …
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