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BoMuse News, v15 n5

BoMuse News, vol. 15, no. 5 ====================== BoMuse News is a monthly newsletter from BoMuse Music. It presents items of interest related to jazz, and advocacy for music education, as well as news of releases from BoMuse Music and the … Continue reading

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BoMuse News, v 15, n 1

BoMuse News, vol. 14, no. 12 / vol. 15, no. 1 ====================== BoMuse News is a monthly newsletter from BoMuse Music. It presents items of interest related to jazz, and advocacy for music education, as well as news of releases … Continue reading

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Dameronia on All Things Considered

This just in from Tom Vitale: My Tadd Dameron story ran nationally on NPR’s ALL THINGS CONSIDERED  Saturday, March 9th.  The program comes out of Washington DC between 5 and 6 PM– my story will most likely end the show … Continue reading

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Tom Reney on Tadd Dameron and my book

Tom Reney celebrated Tadd’s birthday, February 21 on his radio show and blogged about him for New England Public Radio.

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Paul Combs Quintet Plays Tadd Dameron

Ssaturday, February 23, 8:00 Chelmsford Center for the Arts, 1A North Road, Chelmsford, MA 01824 – 978-250-3780 http://www.chelmsfordarts.org/ Tadd Dameron was one of the fathers of “Modern Jazz.” Close friend of and frequent collaborator with Dizzy Gillespie, he was known … Continue reading

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Jazz Historiography Course Update

Hello–the “sign up” link I posted before was wrong–the correct info is at the bottom of this revised email. Also, I got some requests about auditing (taking the course for fun, no homework or grade). I am waiting for answers … Continue reading

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Interviews Re: Dameronia

Three interviews with me regarding Dameronia – the Life and Music of Tadd Dameron have been made available so far, and there are more in the works. Tune in to WCPN, Cleveland at 10:00 PM this coming Monday to hear … Continue reading

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Dameronia Update

Dameronia is now available the The University of Michigan Press site, Barnes & Noble’s site (and should be available on order at their stores) and Amazon.com. If you order from Amazon, think about entering Amazon through a worthy non-profit that … Continue reading

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It’s Here!!

Dameronia – the Life and Music of Tadd Dameron is finally available. Visit University of Michigan Press.

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Joe Civardone Memorial

The late trombonist Joe Ciavardone had asked me to help him write his memoir. Sadly, he died before we could do any more than some basic ground work. A biography of this eye-witness to and participant in jazz history in … Continue reading

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