Monterey Jazz Festival, at 60, still manages to honor its past and cultivate its future

Monterey Jazz Festival, at 60, still manages to honor its past and cultivate its future
Featuring: Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Leslie Odom Jr., Common, Regina Carter, Chris Thile, Brad Mehldau, Kenny Barron and many more When: Sept. 15-17. Friday, 6:30 to 11 p.m. Saturday, 12:30 to 11 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 10 p.m. Where …
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Jazz pianist Robert Lepley back on the keys after career as a minister
When Robert Lepley sits at the piano to jam with fellow musicians at Treme blues and jazz club in Islip, the first thing you notice is his broad smile. Even before breaking into “MacDougal St., NYC,” an original piece he wrote that’s also the title …
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Spyro Gyra’s Tom Schuman to headline Christmas City Jazz Festival
Tom Schuman is a great pianist, and as a longtime member of the world renowned fusion jazz group Spyro Gyra, he contributed to the band’s Grammy-nominated music. When he appears as headliner Saturday at the second annual Christmas City Jazz Festival in …
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Rutgers vs. Indiana honor roll: 3 starring, 3 stumbling

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PISCATAWAY — Rutgers did enough good — and enough bad — things against Indiana to fill the two lecture rooms in Scott Hall. In the end, the bad outweighed the good and Rutgers suffered a 33-27 loss, its sixth straight under first-year coach Chris Ash …
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No. 22 Oklahoma St rallies, survives to beat K-State 43-37
MANHATTAN, Kan. — Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy is never going to second-guess Kansas State counterpart Bill Snyder. There will be plenty of others who do. The No. 22 Cowboys took advantage when Snyder elected to punt near midfield on fourth-and-inches …
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UCF wears Orlando United, AAC helmet stickers during win over Tulane
The back of UCF’s black game helmets featured the words “Orlando United,” a salute to the community’s reaction after the Pulse Nightclub shooting that killed 49 people earlier this year. Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer posted a message on Twitter praising the …
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Barnstormers to honor Red Land Little League team

sportBarnstormers to honor Red Land Little League team
The Lancaster Barnstormers will welcome the Red Land Little League All-Stars to Clipper Magazine Stadium on Saturday. U.S. champions of the 2015 Little League World Series, who dropped an 18-11 decision to Japan in the final, Red Land will be honored …
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Chandler Little League headed to Taiwain
Fifteen 12-year-old boys on the Chandler National Little League All Stars will spend one week in Tainan City practicing and playing ball, and a second week touring Tainan’s cultural and historical attractions. For Chandler Little League manager Doug …

13-year-olds being phased out of Little League World Series
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT – There will be no 13-year-olds in the Little League World Series beginning in 2018. Little League announced Wednesday it was moving the age determination date from Dec. 31 to Aug. 31 for all its baseball divisions and the …