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Jazz veterans

a portrait gallery

by Chip Deffaa

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Published by Cypress House in Fort Bragg, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Jazz musicians -- United States -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 242-243) and index.

      StatementChip Deffaa ; photographs by Nancy Miller Elliott and John & Andreas Johnsen.
      ContributionsElliott, Nancy Miller., Johnsen, John R., Johnsen, Andreas.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML385 .D323 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination259 p. :
      Number of Pages259
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL825469M
      ISBN 101879384280
      LC Control Number95083082

        Our Jazz Festival feature classy veterans who have set the standard to young lions taking the jazz scene by storm, all capturing the spirit of smooth jazz that knows no boundaries in exhilarating, intimate performances. Bluff City Jazz at the Shell Festival is a reunion and celebration of friends, family, culture, music and life.   Jazz youth orchestra to debut with veterans American saxophonist- composer Benny Golson (above), Swiss music director Fritz K. Renold and home-grown jazz .

        Veterans Day, Nov. 11, brings a concert by the U.S. Army’s Jazz Ambassadors, and a book talk on a Navy pilot’s adventurous flight. CHESTERTOWN, MD—Washington College celebrates Veterans Day on Monday, Nov. 11, with a book talk about an adventurous Navy test pilot and a free concert by the Jazz Ambassadors, “The Musical Ambassadors. A veteran (from Latin vetus, meaning "old") is a person who has had long service or experience in a particular occupation or field. A military veteran is a person who has served and is no longer serving in a military. Military veterans that have served directly in combat in a war are further defined as war veterans (although not all military conflicts, or areas in which armed combat took place.

        Veterans of the United States armed forces may be eligible for a broad range of benefits and services provided by the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). If you’re looking for information on these benefits and services, look no further than the newest edition of Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents, and : Skyhorse. Vijay Iyer [ˌvɪdʒeɪ ˈaɪjər] (born Octo ) is an American jazz pianist, composer, bandleader, producer, electronic musician, and writer based in New York City. The New York Times has called him a "social conscience, multimedia collaborator, system builder, rhapsodist, historical thinker and multicultural gateway." Iyer has received a MacArthur Fellowship, a Doris Duke.


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