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[NEWS RELEASE] Double M Jazz Salon Presents: AZAR LAWRENCE @ MCLM - Su., Mar. 26th 2PM

   "The 'Master-trane' disciple & current Guru who's pure, soul spiritual, humble & respectful To: wha- has become known as Jazz in the Universe."  - …

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Added by DojO- on March 21, 2017 at 7:27pm — 1 Comment

NAACP ACT-SO: "Looking For Talented High School Students" Competition - Grades 9th to 12th [Deadline Approaches]

 Application Deadline Apr. 8th 2017 - Sign-up & compete - Beverly Hills/Hollywood Branch ACT-SO Competition! Sat., Apr. 22nd @ Ward A.M.E.(times?) Gold Winners win trip to compete @ National Competition! - Dr. Dawn NorfleetBeverly Hills Hollywood NAACP

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Added by DojO- on March 19, 2017 at 9:50am — 1 Comment

JERRY QUICKLEY [THIS IS HAPPENING] " 'What's Goin' on?' 'My peopleiz - my peopleiZ' 'Wuz crack-a-lackin?' "

Listener Supported · Free Speech · Resistance Radio · Jer-ry! Jer-ry!! Jer-ry!!! 

KPFK 90.7 FM  Monday-Friday  4-5pm PT

A new afternoon drive program. Hosted by JERRY QUICKLEY

This is Happening…

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Added by DojO- on March 18, 2017 at 8:07pm — 1 Comment

Dolo Coker Scholarship Foundation Competition @ BMPAC Sat., Mar. 18th 10AM ♪-time revised (Announcement*)

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Foundation named after Charles "Dolo" Coker                                                  Mrs. Sybil Coker, Founder

The Charles Dolo Coker Scholarship Foundation Inc.

Presents: 

Scholarship Competition - …

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Added by DojO- on March 18, 2017 at 5:26am — 1 Comment

WeHo Arts Winter Sounds: Arohi Ensemble + Sat., Mar. 4th 4-5:30PM [FREE]

"raga (J)azz chamber music" + Josef Leimberg, Dwight Trible, Eric Barber, Leonice Shinneman...   Image may contain: one or more people, people standing and indoor

  + Dwight Trible, Eric Barber...

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 + Leonice Shinneman                 + Josef Leimberg

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 West Hollywood City Council Chambers 

 625 N. San Vicente Blvd., West Hollywood 90069

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Added by DojO- on March 3, 2017 at 3:33am — No Comments

Horace Tapscott: Musical Griot·film by Barbara McCullough · both @ MOCA Grand · Th., Mar. 9th 7PM

 Barbara McCullough, HORACE TAPSCOTT: MUSICAL GRIOT, 16mm to HD, color, sound, 72 minutes, 2017.Los Angeles Filmforum at MOCA Presents HORACE TAPSCOTT: MUSICAL GRIOT

In person: Barbara McCullough

   Barbara McCullough’s poetic new film Horace Tapscott: Musical Griot, a profound meditation on the importance of Black music, art, and activism to the history of Los…

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Added by DojO- on March 3, 2017 at 3:27am — No Comments

MEKALA SESSION Graduation Recital @ Cal Arts R.O.D. Music Hall Wed., Mar. 1st 8PM

" It's gon'na b a 'good, badd Ash Wed. nite! 2 remember... " -  O-!

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Added by DojO- on March 1, 2017 at 11:09am — 6 Comments

Angelus Plaza Presents: Free Concert - The Gospel Creators "African American Celebration"

   

On Friday, February 24th at 2:00 PM
   Angelus…
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Added by DojO- on February 24, 2017 at 12:51pm — 1 Comment

PAFF Doc. Screenin': Horace Tapscott Musical Griot "mastery of the music" Sat., Feb. 18th @ 3:00PM (encore showing)

   The life of Horace Tapscott is what happens when art embraces purpose to alter sociopolitical injustice, replacing it with beauty and hope.

"YES!!! YES!!! YES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! If you missed the premiere, you have a second chance to be lifted up by this wonderful portrait . . . HIGHLY HIGHLY HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!!!!!!!!!!"

"For me, this is absolutely a must see" - …

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Added by DojO- on February 18, 2017 at 6:10am — 1 Comment

Maestro CHARLES OWENS @ The "new" World Stage "Concert Series" Fri Nov 25th 9PM

Monthly Residency "Good O'American Jazz" - Maestro Charles Owens, Band Leader - multi-reed instrumentalist

 

 Program:

 The music of Billy Strayhorn, Charles Owens &...? (TBA)

 Personnel:

 Bobby West - piano

 James Leary - bass

 Don Littleton - drums

+Nolan Shaheed - trumpet (confirmed)…

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Added by DojO- on November 23, 2016 at 9:06am — No Comments

MUNYUNGO's "StringCussion Dance Grooves" Special To: The STAGE "Concert Series" Sat Nov 26th 9PM

 OH GOD...!!!  MY FACE CHANGED...!!! - Munyungo “Gateway to Heaven.”

 

Munyungo Jackson, Band Leader - percussion …

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Added by DojO- on November 21, 2016 at 10:40am — 3 Comments

BILLY MCCOY Trio "Finger Painting" + "Special Guest" Louis Van Taylor @ The "new" STAGE "Concert Series" Fri Nov 18th 9PM

 Billy McCoy, The World Stage Saturday Jazz Workshop, Cooridinator/"Teach" comes-in-the-night to perform w/ two local rhythm section pillars + special "sorcerer-soloist" guest!  " 'Billy Mc.' lucky to have him" - Maestro Charles Owens 

Billy McCoy (on keyboard) pic. by Crystal BlackCreek Carlisle?

 flyer by Crystal BlackCreek Carlisle

 

"This amazing group will present…

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Added by DojO- on November 15, 2016 at 9:21am — 1 Comment

SOJ Quintet @ The "new" World STAGE "Concert Series" Sat Nov 5th 9PM "What's Hot – Weekly Best Bet" (real live Jazz not Memorex)

 The SOJ Quintet "Back" OUT FRONT "Again" ♪ "...it's "Sounds Of Jazz", plural!" - Louahn Lowe

 Ralph Gibson, Co-founder/-leader - …
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Added by DojO- on November 4, 2016 at 7:31pm — 3 Comments

"Double M Jazz Salon" Presents: THEO SAUNDERS & Jassemblage @ MCLM Sun Nov 6th 2PM

Jeffrey Winston "conversates" w/ Theo Saunders "Jassemblage" performs & Young Jazz Talent Award presented ~

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Mayme A.Clayton Library & Museum

Sunday, November 6, 2016 1-5pm | Jazz at the Clayton

Double M Jazz Salon 

Jassemblage

WITH A SPECIAL PRESENTATION OF THE…

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Added by DojO- on November 4, 2016 at 12:24pm — 3 Comments

CJS Quintet @ Joslyn Community Ct. Sat Oct 22nd 5PM FREE in Manhattan Bch.*

"Fave soulful-bop'n Cali Co-Band Leaders Chuck Johnson&Smitty +Koji, Teresa & Kenny (rhy sec)" -

           

       "If Chuck "Bari" Johnson has the big sax, look-out U'z in 4 a BIG treat, no trick.

       ✔ when "Smitty" blows flugelhorn get yo handkerchief/Kleenex ready w/ the ballads. O0oh yea... 

       Rhythm sec. - top shelve personnel, culturally diverse, trio-licious.

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Added by DojO- on October 31, 2016 at 9:04pm — No Comments

The CHARLES OWENS Big Band w/ Lee Hartley & Les McCann "Final Big Band Monday Performance" @ (closing*) TYPHOON · Halloween Nite Mon Oct 31st 8PM

   "A 2016 Halloween U won't 4get any 2 soon..." -    

    

Lee Hartley and Les McCann with

The CHARLES OWENS Big…

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Added by DojO- on October 31, 2016 at 8:39am — No Comments

@ The "new" STAGE: "Concert Series" Sat 29th - JESSE SHARPS & The Gathering "Check-It-Out" ♪like nowhere else♪ (Darryl Jones - cancelled)

Jesse Sharps & The Gathering "Special" To: The STAGE "Concert Series" LPB Event Post

   

"Live music like nowhere else. Not jus' all'boutJazz BUT…

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Added by DojO- on October 29, 2016 at 12:52pm — 1 Comment

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THE "new" World STAGE Saturday _]azz \/\/orkshop w/ Coordinator Billy McCoy ♪ Mar. 2017 ~ at The World Stage - Art, Education & Performance Gallery "The heart of L.A.'s African-American cultural community." - L.A. Times

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