AFRO-AMERICAN MUSIC INSTITUTE CELEBRATES 36 YEARS
Pain Relief Beyond Belief
Added by Abdullah Al Arifin on July 22, 2018 at 11:40am — No Comments
I am very excited to be bringing my mentor, Ron Blake, to Pittsburgh at the end of August to play 2 concerts as a guest artist with my own Pittsburgh quintet. Ron, a native of the USVI, is a NYC based saxophone player who has played and toured with many of the jazz greats. He is also a long time member of the SNL Band, so you may have seen him on TV standing at the back of the bandstand during the monologue.
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Added by Lynn Speakman on July 21, 2018 at 5:36pm — No Comments
Added by Dr. Nelson Harrison on July 4, 2018 at 7:18pm — No Comments
Louis Armstrong and his Hot Five recorded "A Monday Date" on June 28, 1928, (OKeh, 8609). The personnel included, Louis Armstrong (tr, v), Fred Robinson (tb), Jimmy Strong (cl, ts), Mancy Carr (bj), Zutty Singleton (dr) AND Pittsburgh GREAT, Earl Hines, composer and pianist.
On this 4th of July, (Louis' traditional birthday) why not reflect on the magnitude of Louis, by listening to "A Monday Date"? …Continue
Added by Melissa Jones on July 3, 2018 at 8:04pm — No Comments