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Sue Matthews sings Porter at The Mainstay Oct. 21

Oct 20, 2017

 Sue Matthews, along with Robert Redd on piano, Tommy Cecil on bass, Frank Russo on drums and Scott Silbert on saxophone, presents an evening of Cole Poerter standards at The Mainstay in Rock Hall, MD on Saturday October 21, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. Admission is $20 if purchased in advance and $23 at the door. Information and advance ticket sales are available at the Mainstay’s website http://www.mainstayrockhall.org. Reservations to pay at the door can be made by calling 410-639-9133.

Celebrate Friday the 13th this October with the Paul Carr Quartet featuring Jamie Davis at the True Blue Jazz Festival in Rehoboth Beach, Del. Don't be scared...they're not!

Tickets available at:

www.TrueBlueJazz.org

This week's True Blue Jazz Minute: good vibrations

Aug 14, 2017

The vibraphone is commonly used in jazz music, in which it often plays a featured role and was a defining element of the sound of mid-20th-century.

This week's True Blue Jazz Minute: 2017 marks Dizzy's 100th birthday

Aug 4, 2017
Roland Godefroy

In the 1940s Gillespie, with Charlie Parker, became a major figure in the development of bebop and modern jazz.

This week's True Blue Jazz Minute: Breaking barriers with Billy Eckstine

Jul 24, 2017

Billy Eckstine's smooth baritone and distinctive vibrato broke down barriers throughout the 1940s, first as leader of the original bop big band, then as the first romantic black male in popular music.

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