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The World Leaves Their Hearts with Tony Bennett
7 months ago

The World Leaves Their Hearts with Tony Bennett

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The world leaves their heart with Great American Songbook crooner Tony Bennett who died Friday at 96 years old. His devotion to performing and preserving the American standards spans decades …
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Jazz Day Showcases Power of Music with Global Concert
10 months ago

Jazz Day Showcases Power of Music with Global Concert

International Jazz Day will close out April by showcasing music’s power to inspire, heal and unite for peace with its annual global concert led by UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay and …
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Jazz Day Sparks at a Social Distance: Goes Virtual
4 years ago

Jazz Day Sparks at a Social Distance: Goes Virtual

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]International Jazz Day sparks will be at a social distance this year — virtually. Jazz celebrations normally abound worldwide to close out the month of April. Physical events are cancelled …
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The Marvelous Miles Davis Gets Way Cool Biopic
4 years ago

The Marvelous Miles Davis Gets Way Cool Biopic

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The marvelous Miles Davis finally gets a way cool biopic that exhumes the truth about the legendary man of jazz and more. Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool directed by …
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Saluting Jazz’ Legendary Bird Charlie Parker
5 years ago

Saluting Jazz’ Legendary Bird Charlie Parker

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Saluting jazz’ legendary Bird, Charlie Parker in style. This weekend, the New York City Parks Foundation brings us the return of The Charlie Parker Jazz Festival. Now in its 27th …
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Jazz Day Closes April Sparks Worldwide
6 years ago

Jazz Day Closes April Sparks Worldwide

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]International Jazz Day closes April Sparks with celebrations in over 190 countries from around the world. This year’s global host city is St. Petersberg, Russia, which will lead the festivities …
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Jazz Songstress Spider Saloff Heats Up New York
6 years ago

Jazz Songstress Spider Saloff Heats Up New York

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Jazz Songstress Spider Saloff heats up New York City and environs this weekend with two sizzling hot cabaret shows. The Socially Sparked spotlight artist and award-winning sultry jazz and cabaret …
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On Harmony by Norman Granz: Quote of the Week
6 years ago

On Harmony by Norman Granz: Quote of the Week

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]On Harmony by jazz impresario Norman Granz (1918 – 2001) is this week’s Socially Sparked Quote of the Week. Known as one of the most influential producers of the 20th …
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Spotlight Artist Raul Midón’s Top Socially Sparked® Moments
6 years ago

Spotlight Artist Raul Midón’s Top Socially Sparked® Moments

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Socially Sparked News’ Spotlight Artist Raul Midón reveals his top three Socially Sparked® moments of 2017. Throughout December, we revisit our Spotlight Artists and ask them to share what Socially …
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9 NYC Restaurants Recharging UES Nightlife
7 years ago

9 NYC Restaurants Recharging UES Nightlife

Up and down Manhattan’s Upper East Side (UES) from 1st Avenue to 3rd — restaurants are increasingly adding live entertainment to their mix — recharging UES nightlife and hopefully their …
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Live Entertainment After Dark Sparks UES Return to Glory Days
7 years ago

Live Entertainment After Dark Sparks UES Return to Glory Days

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New York City’s iconic social gathering eatery and watering hole returns to its after dark glory days with a reboot fitting …
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April’s Finale Showers Unity for International Jazz Day
7 years ago

April’s Finale Showers Unity for International Jazz Day

April’s finale showers unity for International Jazz Day, a fitting ending to the month of Jazz Appreciation.

Today marks the sixth annual International Jazz Day which is celebrated in a …
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April Showers Awareness for Autism, Sexual Assault, Jazz & More
7 years ago

April Showers Awareness for Autism, Sexual Assault, Jazz & More

April showers awareness for Autism, Sexual Assault, Jazz Appreciation and more wonderful causes and initiatives. It is also the awareness month for Child Abuse Prevention, Parkinson’s Disease and Youth Safety, …
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We’re in This Love Together: Socially Sparked Quote of the Week
7 years ago

We’re in This Love Together: Socially Sparked Quote of the Week

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“We’re in this Love Together” by legendary singer Al Jarreau is this week’s Socially Sparked quote of the week. A tribute to the music icon who died today at …
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I Left My Heart with Tony Bennett: Soundbytes
7 years ago

I Left My Heart with Tony Bennett: Soundbytes

I left my heart with Tony Bennett last night at New World StagesTheatre in New York City. The 19-time Grammy-award winner appeared for a one hour, up close and personal chat …
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