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GRAMMY Award Winner Kurt Elling to Headline Labor Day Concerts in… - Virtual-Strategy Magazine
21 Jun 2019

GRAMMY Award Winner Kurt Elling to Headline Labor Day Concerts in…  Virtual-Strategy Magazine

Renowned for his singular combination of robust swing and poetic insight, Elling has secured his place among the world's foremost jazz vocalists RENO, Nev.


Van Morrison, Imelda May and more to play Ronnie Scott's 60th birthday celebration at Royal Albert Hall - Evening Standard
05 Jun 2019

Van Morrison, Imelda May and more to play Ronnie Scott's 60th birthday celebration at Royal Albert Hall  Evening Standard

Van Morrison, Imelda May and Pee Wee Ellis are among the musicians revealed to play as part of Ronnie Scott's 60th anniversary celebration.


Jazz stars in top form - The Australian
01 Jun 2019

Jazz stars in top form  The Australian

Share this article. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print. Jazz. Live in New York. Kurt Elling and James Morrison. Long Player/Universal. 4.5 stars. Live in New York.


Original Noir Radio Drama By Grammy-Winning Jazz Singer Kurt Elling To Debut In NYC Friday Night - Forbes
28 Feb 2019

Original Noir Radio Drama By Grammy-Winning Jazz Singer Kurt Elling To Debut In NYC Friday Night  Forbes

Jazz at Lincoln ln Center tomorrow night will present the world premiere of Kurt Elling's The Big Blind, an original noir radio drama co-written by the ...


Laurence Hobgood: Tesseterra - Jazz Journal
07 Jun 2019

Laurence Hobgood: Tesseterra  Jazz Journal

Perhaps best known as a musical director, co-producer and accompanist to vocalist Kurt Elling, fellow Chicagoan Laurence Hobgood has an impressive list of ...


Play Time: Kurt Elling Stages a Dramatic Production in New York City - JAZZIZ Magazine
01 May 2019

Play Time: Kurt Elling Stages a Dramatic Production in New York City  JAZZIZ Magazine

The Big Blind, Kurt Elling's wildly ambitious “live radio drama,” received its premiere performances March 1-2, in front of packed audiences at Jazz at Lincoln ...


DownBeat Announces Winners of 2019 Critics Poll - Jazz-Quad
25 Jun 2019

DownBeat Announces Winners of 2019 Critics Poll  Jazz-Quad

Singer-songwriter Cécile McLorin Salvant, saxophonist Wayne Shorter and pianist Sullivan Fortner are among the dozens of winners in the 67th Annual ...


Tireless pair make jazz brilliance look easy - Sydney Morning Herald
07 May 2019

Tireless pair make jazz brilliance look easy  Sydney Morning Herald

James Morrison and American vocalist Kurt Elling began their Australian tour this week.


Judy Wexler's State of the Art Songs | The Sound Room | Jazz, Lounge, & Cabaret - East Bay Express
19 Jun 2019

Judy Wexler's State of the Art Songs | The Sound Room | Jazz, Lounge, & Cabaret  East Bay Express

Judy Wexler's State of the Art Songs Judy Wexler, a conspicuously smart jazz singer based in Los Angeles, has long distinguished herself with a repertoire ...


Brad Mehldau Spans Many Musical Forms on 'Finding Gabriel' - PopMatters
05 Jun 2019

Brad Mehldau Spans Many Musical Forms on 'Finding Gabriel'  PopMatters

Jazz pianist Brad Mehldau creates another hybrid project built on a layering of keyboards, drums, woodwinds, voices, and strings—with a gloss of politics and ...


Theater Mu season to spotlight women playwrights; Cat Art Festival at A-Mill Artist Lofts - MinnPost
26 Jun 2019

Theater Mu season to spotlight women playwrights; Cat Art Festival at A-Mill Artist Lofts  MinnPost

Theater Mu has been going through some cataclysmic changes. In December, the theater fired its artistic director, Randy Reyes, after complaints about his ...


Listen to the Lineup: The 40th Annual Montreal Jazz Festival - JAZZIZ Magazine
06 Jun 2019

Listen to the Lineup: The 40th Annual Montreal Jazz Festival  JAZZIZ Magazine

Peter Frampton is among the headliners of the 2019 Festival International de Jazz de Montreal, which runs June 26 through July 6 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada ...


Vocal stalwart Kurt Elling, a Chicago music mainstay, talks politics and that Obama plant - Chicago Tribune
13 Dec 2018

Vocal stalwart Kurt Elling, a Chicago music mainstay, talks politics and that Obama plant  Chicago Tribune

The Chicago crooner nails another Grammy nomination. We talk to him about keeping it *fresh*.


Russian and Estonian musicians put on a show - Cyprus Mail
12 Jun 2019

Russian and Estonian musicians put on a show  Cyprus Mail

Described as one of Russia's leading bass players, who has worked with top jazz and fusion bands in the country, Anton Davidyants is coming to the island for a ...


Listen: Brad Mehldau Shares Piano Part for "Finding Gabriel" Title Track - Nonesuch Records
05 Jun 2019

Listen: Brad Mehldau Shares Piano Part for "Finding Gabriel" Title Track  Nonesuch Records

Brad Mehldau's new album, Finding Gabriel, features performances by Mehldau on piano, synthesizers, percussion, Fender Rhodes, and vocals, plus guests ...


Jefferson Starship, Branford Marsalis coming to the Clyde - News Sentinel
19 Jun 2019

Jefferson Starship, Branford Marsalis coming to the Clyde  News Sentinel

Jefferson Starship and Branford Marsalis are coming to Fort Wayne's Clyde Theatre Jefferson Starship will perform Friday, Sept. 6, with doors opening at 7 p.m..


Kurt Elling/James Morrison review: A portrait of the singer as a middle-aged man - Sydney Morning Herald
12 May 2019

Kurt Elling/James Morrison review: A portrait of the singer as a middle-aged man  Sydney Morning Herald

Kurt Elling and James Morrison share an improbable collaboration.


The Compositions Of Antonio Carlos Jobim - St. Louis Public Radio
16 Jun 2019

The Compositions Of Antonio Carlos Jobim  St. Louis Public Radio

Jazz Unlimited for June 16, 2019, will present “The Compositions of Antonio Carlos Jobim.” Brazilian composer Antonio Carlos Jobim was the one who brought.


James Morrison and Kurt Elling Will Perform Together - Broadway World
09 Mar 2019

James Morrison and Kurt Elling Will Perform Together  Broadway World

Ladies and gentlemen, we're thrilled to announce for the first time ever in Australia two of the world's great jazz performers will be joining forces to showcase ...


Apple Valley jazz prodigy knows way to Carnegie Hall - Star Tribune
03 Jun 2019

Apple Valley jazz prodigy knows way to Carnegie Hall  Star Tribune

The 16-year-old sophomore at Apple Valley High School ranks among the nation's most accomplished student alto sax jazz players.


Kurt Elling Talks About 'The Big Blind,' His New Jazz Melodrama, Coming to JALC - wbgo.org
22 Feb 2019

Kurt Elling Talks About 'The Big Blind,' His New Jazz Melodrama, Coming to JALC  wbgo.org

The Big Blind , a radio-style musical drama written by Kurt Elling and Phil Galdston, makes its world premiere March 1 and 2 at Jazz at Lincoln Center's.


Australian jazz dynamo never runs out of puff - The Age
29 Apr 2019

Australian jazz dynamo never runs out of puff  The Age

After directing the All Star Global Concert, followed by the world's largest youth jazz festival, James Morrison heads on tour with US vocalist Kurt Elling.


Kurt Elling Goes 'Big' in new Radio Drama :: Music :: Features :: Kurt Elling :: Paste - Paste Magazine
08 Mar 2019

Kurt Elling Goes 'Big' in new Radio Drama :: Music :: Features :: Kurt Elling :: Paste  Paste Magazine

One of the most admirable qualities of true artists is a willingness to push the envelope beyond their comfort zone in tackling new projects. Grammy-nominated ...


Brad Mehldau's Nonesuch Debut Album, "Live in Tokyo," to Get First Vinyl Release, September 13, 2019 - Nonesuch Records
30 May 2019

Brad Mehldau's Nonesuch Debut Album, "Live in Tokyo," to Get First Vinyl Release, September 13, 2019  Nonesuch Records

Brad Mehldau's Nonesuch Records debut album, Live in Tokyo, first released on September 14, 2004, will make its vinyl debut almost exactly fifteen years later, ...


The Players: Sunday, June 23 - Rochester City Newspaper
19 Jun 2019

The Players: Sunday, June 23  Rochester City Newspaper

4:30 p.m.: M&T Pavilion – Squeezers Stage | (Gospel). Under the joyous swagger and baton of choir director Paul Boutte, the Zion Hill Mass Choir is the gospel ...


Jazzy Summer Songs - San Francisco Classical Voice
03 Jun 2019

Jazzy Summer Songs  San Francisco Classical Voice

Our picks for great June festivals and gigs featuring jazz vocalists.


Review: Brad Mehldau tests boundaries on 'Finding Gabriel' - theday.com
11 Jun 2019

Review: Brad Mehldau tests boundaries on 'Finding Gabriel'  theday.com

Brad Mehldau, "Finding Gabriel" (Nonesuch). The Bible has inspired a lot of music, none of which sounds quite like this. Shape-shifting jazz pianist Brad ...


Grammy Award-winning jazz vocalist Kurt Elling returns to Berkeley - Berkeleyside
14 Dec 2018

Grammy Award-winning jazz vocalist Kurt Elling returns to Berkeley  Berkeleyside

When the Grammy Award-winning vocalist performs Sunday night at Freight & Salvage, he arrives as a trailblazer rather than an anomaly.


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12 Jun 2019

Egglestonworks Nico speakers; Technics SL-1200G turntable; Bryston Amplifiers 7B3 amplifier, BP17-3 preamplifier, BP-2 MM/MC phonostage, MPS-2 power supply, and BDP-3 digital player; Audience cabling; Target stands  Stereophile Magazine

If Scott Walker Audio had staked out a mini-empire on floor 3, Sunny Components of Covina, California, did the same on floor 6. The first room I visited, of the ...


Get into the Christmas spirit with Kurt Elling at Segerstrom - Los Angeles Times
06 Dec 2018

Get into the Christmas spirit with Kurt Elling at Segerstrom  Los Angeles Times

Kurt Elling's family used music as a vehicle to praise the divine. Elling even went to divinity school, but soon realized he could better acclaim the spiritual with his ...


Jazz at Lincoln Center Presents Kurt Elling's The Big Blind, a Radio-Style Musical Drama - Playbill.com
27 Feb 2019

Jazz at Lincoln Center Presents Kurt Elling's The Big Blind, a Radio-Style Musical Drama  Playbill.com

This noir-inspired tale features an all-star cast, including Kurt Elling, Dee Dee Bridgewater, and Ben Vereen March 1–2.


Kurt Elling, Aretha Franklin tribute headline Reno Jazz Orchestra's concert season - Reno Gazette Journal
12 Feb 2019

Kurt Elling, Aretha Franklin tribute headline Reno Jazz Orchestra's concert season  Reno Gazette Journal

Of course, there is a lot more to come this year beyond Aretha and Kurt Elling.


Kurt Elling: The Questions review – sheer vocal beauty - The Guardian
08 Apr 2018

Kurt Elling: The Questions review – sheer vocal beauty  The Guardian

When it comes to expressiveness, technique and sheer beauty of voice, I can think of no male singer alive to equal Kurt Elling. As they used to say of Sinatra, ...


La Crosse Jazz Orchestra celebrates 45 years of playing in the park - La Crosse Tribune
03 Jun 2019

La Crosse Jazz Orchestra celebrates 45 years of playing in the park  La Crosse Tribune

Attending a Jazz in the Park concert is one of the coolest things to do on a Sunday evening in La Crosse.


KC concerts March 7-13: Kurt Elling Quintet, Anoushka Shankar, Citizen Cope - Kansas City Star
05 Mar 2019

KC concerts March 7-13: Kurt Elling Quintet, Anoushka Shankar, Citizen Cope  Kansas City Star

Concerts coming to Kansas City March 7-13: Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness, Kurt Elling Quintet, Anoushka Shankar, The Aces, Citizen Cope, Jacob Banks.


The Guthrie's new season spans Austen to Zacarías; Kurt Elling to sing at the Dakota - MinnPost
07 Mar 2019

The Guthrie's new season spans Austen to Zacarías; Kurt Elling to sing at the Dakota  MinnPost

Tennessee Williams is one of the faces you see on the Guthrie Theater. (He's around back.) His play “The Glass Menagerie” has been presented by the Guthrie ...


Jazz stars James Morrison and Kurt Elling team up for tour - OUTinPerth
19 Feb 2019

Jazz stars James Morrison and Kurt Elling team up for tour  OUTinPerth

Acclaimed jazz musicians Australian James Morrison, and America's Kurt Elling are joining forces for a show at the Perth Concert Hall on 9th May 2019.


Kurt Elling Sings Christmas at Segerstrom - VoiceofOC
27 Nov 2018

Kurt Elling Sings Christmas at Segerstrom  VoiceofOC

3 SharesTweet1Share2EmailThe following is a press release from an organization unaffiliated with Voice of OC. The views expressed here are not those of ...


Kurt Elling Summarizes the State of Jazz Singing on 'The Questions' - PopMatters
14 Jun 2018

Kurt Elling Summarizes the State of Jazz Singing on 'The Questions'  PopMatters

One of the best singers of the moment just happens to be singing jazz, or today's hybrid version of jazz. That is Kurt Elling.


Kurt Elling, Cadogan Hall, London — a superlative singer - Financial Times
09 Apr 2018

Kurt Elling, Cadogan Hall, London — a superlative singer  Financial Times

The first lines of Bob Dylan's “A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall” opened Kurt Elling's superlative concert; unaccompanied, they rekindled the focused fury of Bob ...


Jazz review: Kurt Elling: The Questions | Times2 - The Times
30 Mar 2018

Jazz review: Kurt Elling: The Questions | Times2  The Times

When art takes on politics, politics usually wins. Escapism is crushed under the iron heel of activism. Yet when the American jazz singer Kurt Elling addresses ...


Kurt Elling review: Flights of fancy now adorned with ring of truth - The Sydney Morning Herald
10 Jun 2018

Kurt Elling review: Flights of fancy now adorned with ring of truth  The Sydney Morning Herald

In 1995 Kurt Elling exploded on to the international jazz scene – an instant star. He boasted constellations of vocal and improvisational devices, often cramming ...


Kurt Elling wows, then blows them away with special guest - The Sydney Morning Herald
30 May 2018

Kurt Elling wows, then blows them away with special guest  The Sydney Morning Herald

The audience at the singer's Melbourne show on Tuesday got what they came for, and then some.


Kurt Elling review – he reinvents songs with his staggering jazz chops - The Guardian
17 Nov 2015

Kurt Elling review – he reinvents songs with his staggering jazz chops  The Guardian

Kurt Elling's four-octave vocal range and easy-swinging style makes him a kind of Sinatra with superpowers, ably supported by the retooled Swingles.


Kurt Elling review – inclusiveness, curiosity and warmth - The Guardian
09 Nov 2016

Kurt Elling review – inclusiveness, curiosity and warmth  The Guardian

The US jazz singer brought a festive tone to the capital showcasing his new album of unsentimental Christmas songs, The Beautiful Day.


Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2 review - What Hi-Fi?
04 Jun 2019

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2 review  What Hi-Fi?

Longer battery life, extra bass and an outdoor function mean that a great Bluetooth speaker is now even better.


Kurt Elling Takes a Compassionate Stand with His New Version of 'American Tune' - wbgo.org
12 Mar 2018

Kurt Elling Takes a Compassionate Stand with His New Version of 'American Tune'  wbgo.org

For as long as we've known Kurt Elling, he has been among our most inquisitive jazz vocalists. He's bringing that impulse front and center on his probing new ...


Kurt Elling CD reviewed - Ottawa Citizen
29 Mar 2018

Kurt Elling CD reviewed  Ottawa Citizen

The Questions (Okeh Records / Sony Music Masterworks)Kurt EllingIf you've followed vocalist Kurt Elling over the arc of his 25-year career, you're no doubt ...


Guinness Cork Jazz Festival director has ‘contract terminated’ after a year - The Irish Times
08 Mar 2019

Guinness Cork Jazz Festival director has ‘contract terminated’ after a year  The Irish Times

Sinéad Dunphy's first programme, in October 2018, was widely regarded as a success.


Emmet Cohen Takes First Prize at the 2019 American Pianists Awards - wbgo.org
06 Apr 2019

Emmet Cohen Takes First Prize at the 2019 American Pianists Awards  wbgo.org

Emmet Cohen is the winner of the 2019 American Pianists Awards, one of the most prestigious events of its kind. Cohen, 28, hails from New York City, where.


A Note From Brad Mehldau on "The Prophet Is a Fool" - Nonesuch Records
31 May 2019

A Note From Brad Mehldau on "The Prophet Is a Fool"  Nonesuch Records

Brad Mehldau has written this essay regarding his song "The Prophet Is a Fool," from his new album, Finding Gabriel, and the video for it featuring animation by ...


Grammy-winning jazz singer Kurt Elling set for one-off NZ show - Stuff.co.nz
24 Apr 2018

Grammy-winning jazz singer Kurt Elling set for one-off NZ show  Stuff.co.nz

Kurt Elling remembers the moment he had his "jazz epiphany". The Grammy Award-winning vocalist who is headed our way late next month as part of the New ...


American jazz supremo Kurt Elling has plenty of fire in the belly - Daily Telegraph
07 Jun 2018

American jazz supremo Kurt Elling has plenty of fire in the belly  Daily Telegraph

AMERICAN Kurt Elling, who shares a Sydney stage with fellow jazz vocalist Emma Pask tonight, insists hes not a protest singer. But he sure gets fired up about ...


Seg. 1: Kansas City Mayoral Candidate Scott Wagner. Seg. 2: Vocalist Kurt Elling's Jazz Journey. - KCUR
20 Feb 2019

Seg. 1: Kansas City Mayoral Candidate Scott Wagner. Seg. 2: Vocalist Kurt Elling's Jazz Journey.  KCUR

S egment 1: The only mayoral candidate from the Northland thinks he brings "a unique perspective in getting us moving forward." Scott Wagner is in his last.


Where Nice Evenings Are Recalled by Kurt Elling - New York Times
27 Jun 2015

Where Nice Evenings Are Recalled by Kurt Elling  New York Times

When he's not on the road promoting his music, the baritone jazz singer lives with his family on the Upper West Side.


Reno-Tahoe shows: Tim McGraw, Toby Keith, Tenacious D, Spoon, Lil Jon and more - Reno Gazette Journal
28 May 2019

Reno-Tahoe shows: Tim McGraw, Toby Keith, Tenacious D, Spoon, Lil Jon and more  Reno Gazette Journal

Eclecticism is the name of the game for future shows in Reno-Tahoe, as some of the '70s and '80s biggest names in soul (Patti LaBelle), rock (Deep Purple), pop ...


Kurt Elling – Out of This World - Jazzwise magazine
07 Nov 2015

Kurt Elling – Out of This World  Jazzwise magazine

Kurt Elling's richly resonant, subtly virtuosic voice is one of the most recognisable and celebrated in jazz earning him a Grammy for his 2009 album Dedicated To ...


International Jazz Day Celebrates the 'Universal Language of Peace' - JAZZIZ Magazine
03 May 2019

International Jazz Day Celebrates the 'Universal Language of Peace'  JAZZIZ Magazine

Lizz Wright performs at the International Jazz Day All-Star Global Concert at Hamer Hall in Melbourne, Australia, on April 30. (Photo: Steve Mundinger).


Kurt Elling Channels Divinity, Philosophy, and Poetry into Jazz - San Francisco Classical Voice
27 Nov 2017

Kurt Elling Channels Divinity, Philosophy, and Poetry into Jazz  San Francisco Classical Voice

The great jazz vocalist talks about his new holiday album and upcoming concert at the Herbst.


Herbie Hancock, James Morrison & More Set for International Jazz Day in Melbourne - Billboard
27 Mar 2019

Herbie Hancock, James Morrison & More Set for International Jazz Day in Melbourne  Billboard

Herbie Hancock, James Morrison, Dee Dee Bridgewater and Kurt Elling are among the dozens of jazz influencers set to take part in 2019's International Jazz ...


Kurt Elling: The Beautiful Day review – flawless alternative Christmas album - The Guardian
11 Dec 2016

Kurt Elling: The Beautiful Day review – flawless alternative Christmas album  The Guardian

his album's unlikely subtitle, Kurt Elling Sings Christmas, doesn't signify wall-to-wall jingle bells. Read the three pages of notes if you want to know exactly where ...


What's on in Ballarat this weekend: June 21-23 - Ballarat Courier
20 Jun 2019

What's on in Ballarat this weekend: June 21-23  Ballarat Courier

Want to plan your weekend? We have you covered.


Branford Marsalis Quartet with Kurt Elling, Barbican, London — charisma and lyricism - Financial Times
17 Jul 2017

Branford Marsalis Quartet with Kurt Elling, Barbican, London — charisma and lyricism  Financial Times

When Branford Marsalis invited Kurt Elling to record the album Upward Spiral with his long-running quartet, he gained a front-line partner as well as a ...


Blues and Jazz in New York City This Weekend - June 21-June 23 - City Guide NY
17 Jun 2019

Blues and Jazz in New York City This Weekend - June 21-June 23  City Guide NY

NYC is filled with blues and jazz clubs, and City Guide's got all the best weekend shows in one place. Get your groove at some of New York City's most famed ...


Kurt Elling: Passion World review – plenty to smile about - The Guardian
11 Jun 2015

Kurt Elling: Passion World review – plenty to smile about  The Guardian

Designed to reflect Kurt Elling's multicultural life on the road, Passion World presents the jazz-vocals virtuoso at work in English, French, Portuguese and ...


Branford Marsalis Quartet with Kurt Elling: Upward Spiral review – master saxophonist meets great jazz vocalist - The Guardian
04 Aug 2016

Branford Marsalis Quartet with Kurt Elling: Upward Spiral review – master saxophonist meets great jazz vocalist  The Guardian

Branford Marsalis has mastered most tricks of the sax-player's trade – traditional song-playing lyricism, an advanced post-Coltrane technique (lately coupled ...


Listen to the Lineup: 2019 International Jazz Day Global Concert - JAZZIZ Magazine
25 Apr 2019

Listen to the Lineup: 2019 International Jazz Day Global Concert  JAZZIZ Magazine

Headliners for the 2018 International Jazz Day All-Star Global Concert in St. Petersburg, Russia, gather for a photo. (Photo: Courtesy Public Broadcasting ...


GENERATIONS IN JAZZ 2019 - Triple M
21 Jan 2019

GENERATIONS IN JAZZ 2019  Triple M

Chicago's Grammy award-winning singer, Kurt Ellling, has been confirmed as one of the major acts at this year's Generations in Jazz (GIJ) festival being held in ...


5400 performers descend on Mt Gambier for Generations in Jazz - The Advertiser
30 Apr 2019

5400 performers descend on Mt Gambier for Generations in Jazz  The Advertiser

More than 5400 performers from across the world will descend on the South-East for the Generations in Jazz festival, which kicks off tomorrow and runs until ...


Best Kept Secret: Hear the First Song From a New Album by the Branford Marsalis Quartet - wbgo.org
10 Jan 2019

Best Kept Secret: Hear the First Song From a New Album by the Branford Marsalis Quartet  wbgo.org

When we last heard from saxophonist Branford Marsalis, he was touring behind Upward Spiral , a 2016 collaboration with Kurt Elling. That album featured.


The Keys And Strings Hour Plus New Music - St. Louis Public Radio
28 Apr 2019

The Keys And Strings Hour Plus New Music  St. Louis Public Radio

Jazz Unlimited for Sunday , April 28, 2019, will present “The Keys and Strings Hour Plus New Music.” The “Keys and Strings Hour,” or jazz without horns,


Kurt Elling, Ronnie Scott’s, London — ‘Superb technique’ - Financial Times
08 Nov 2016

Kurt Elling, Ronnie Scott’s, London — ‘Superb technique’  Financial Times

Christmas came early to Ronnie Scott's this year. American singer Kurt Elling's latest release, The Beautiful Day, subtitled Sings Christmas, reimagines more ...


Jazz Vocal Star Kurt Elling Seeks the Universal on The Beautiful Day - Nashville Scene
22 Nov 2017

Jazz Vocal Star Kurt Elling Seeks the Universal on The Beautiful Day  Nashville Scene

Considering Elling's immense and subtle talents ahead of Monday's show at City Winery.


The 2019 Montreal Jazz Festival – Coming Soon! - Jazz Police
12 Jun 2019

The 2019 Montreal Jazz Festival – Coming Soon!  Jazz Police

Montréal Jazz Festival © Kevin R. Mason. The 2019 Montreal Jazz Festival, officially called Festival International de Jazz de Montréal, will take place from June ...


The Career Of Stan Getz - St. Louis Public Radio
19 May 2019

The Career Of Stan Getz  St. Louis Public Radio

Jazz Unlimited for May 19, 2019 will present “The Career of Stan Getz.” Known as “The Sound,” tenor saxophonist Stan Getz was a popular figure in jazz.


Brad Mehldau's New Album, "Finding Gabriel," Out Now on Nonesuch Records - Nonesuch Records
13 May 2019

Brad Mehldau's New Album, "Finding Gabriel," Out Now on Nonesuch Records  Nonesuch Records

Brad Mehldau's Finding Gabriel is out now on Nonesuch Records. The album features performances by Mehldau on piano, synthesizers, percussion, and ...


Jazz Singer Kurt Elling Plays Not My Job - NPR
10 Feb 2012

Jazz Singer Kurt Elling Plays Not My Job  NPR

For many years, vocalist Kurt Elling was the Susan Lucci of jazz: Every year he would be nominated for a Grammy, and then every year he wouldn't win.


10 hot tickets: Why Don't We, "Dear Evan Hansen" and Kurt Elling on sale this weekend - Chicago Daily Herald
06 Sep 2018

10 hot tickets: Why Don't We, "Dear Evan Hansen" and Kurt Elling on sale this weekend  Chicago Daily Herald

Tickets on sale this weekend: Why Don't We at Rosemont Theatre, Broadway hit "Dear Evan Hansen" at Chicago's Oriental Theatre and more.


Montgomery County and Frederick County homes sales - Washington Post
24 Jun 2019

Montgomery County and Frederick County homes sales  Washington Post

A listing of homes sold in Montgomery and Frederick counties.


Review: Brad Mehldau, 'Finding Gabriel' - NPR
09 May 2019

Review: Brad Mehldau, 'Finding Gabriel'  NPR

Note: NPR's First Listen audio comes down after the album is released. However, you can still listen with the Spotify and Apple playlists at the bottom of the page ...


Track of the Day: 'My Foolish Heart' by Kurt Elling - The Atlantic
25 Sep 2016

Track of the Day: 'My Foolish Heart' by Kurt Elling  The Atlantic

This song from jazz singer Kurt Elling “has been captivating me since I first heard it in 1999,” says reader Shana: I had heard a different Elling song on the radio, ...


G'day, Jazz: Australia to Host 2019 International Jazz Day Global Concert - JAZZIZ Magazine
21 Mar 2019

G'day, Jazz: Australia to Host 2019 International Jazz Day Global Concert  JAZZIZ Magazine

Australian trumpeter James Morrison will serve as artistic co-director of the 2019 International Jazz Day All-Star Global Concert. (Photo courtesy the artist).


Review: Branford Marsalis re-energizes Kurt Elling at Orchestra Hall - Chicago Tribune
28 Jan 2017

Review: Branford Marsalis re-energizes Kurt Elling at Orchestra Hall  Chicago Tribune

Saxophonist Branford Marsalis forced singer Kurt Elling to up his game Friday night in Orchestra Hall as they performed music from their album "Upward Spiral."


Jazz Singer Kurt Elling Shares What Makes a Good Song - Phoenix New Times
18 Feb 2016

Jazz Singer Kurt Elling Shares What Makes a Good Song  Phoenix New Times

Jazz singer Kurt Elling is an artist in constant forward motion. A master vocalist with virtuoso chops and a deep appreciation of the genre, his career began in the ...


Kurt Elling - WMKY
02 May 2017

Kurt Elling  WMKY

Sunday Night Jazz Showcase Program #164 (April 30 at 8:00 p.m.) An adept singer with a lithe, highly resonant baritone voice and four-octave range, Kurt.


Kurt Elling, Michele & Aria Hendricks, Kevin Fitzgerald Burke: Jazz Conversation/Portland Jazz Festival - Oregon Music News
16 Feb 2018

Kurt Elling, Michele & Aria Hendricks, Kevin Fitzgerald Burke: Jazz Conversation/Portland Jazz Festival  Oregon Music News

The four vocalists honor the great Jon Hendricks as the Festival gets underway.


14 Pop, Rock and Jazz Concerts to Check Out in N.Y.C. This Weekend - The New York Times
28 Feb 2019

14 Pop, Rock and Jazz Concerts to Check Out in N.Y.C. This Weekend  The New York Times

Our guide to pop and rock shows and the best of live jazz happening this weekend and in the week ahead.


Chicago Jazz Festival Expands to Neighborhoods for 40th Anniversary - Chicago Tonight | WTTW
28 Aug 2018

Chicago Jazz Festival Expands to Neighborhoods for 40th Anniversary  Chicago Tonight | WTTW

The Chicago Jazz Festival is expanding for its 40th anniversary. Featuring extended dates and dozens of acts, the event now features performances not just in ...


Kurt Elling, Branford Marsalis take jazz on ‘Upward Spiral’ - East Bay Times
02 Feb 2017

Kurt Elling, Branford Marsalis take jazz on ‘Upward Spiral’  East Bay Times

Singer Kurt Elling teams with the Branford Marsalis Quartet on the album "Upward Spiral" and a tour that comes to Santa Cruz and Oakland.


International Jazz Day 2019 Worldwide Celebration Concludes with Extraordinary All-Star Global Concert in Melbourne, Australia - PRNewswire
30 Apr 2019

International Jazz Day 2019 Worldwide Celebration Concludes with Extraordinary All-Star Global Concert in Melbourne, Australia  PRNewswire

Thousands of Performances and Programs Take Place in 195 Countries on All Continents MELBOURNE, Australia, April 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Following ...


Watch It Live: The 2019 NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert - Wyoming Public Media
15 Apr 2019

Watch It Live: The 2019 NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert  Wyoming Public Media

The livestream has concluded. Every year since 1982, the National Endowment for the Arts has presented its Jazz Masters award — a pinnacle of achievement.


Jazz Record of the Year 2018: The JJ Critics' Poll - Jazz Journal
19 Feb 2019

Jazz Record of the Year 2018: The JJ Critics' Poll  Jazz Journal

Editor's note: Jazz Journal critics were invited to allot 100 points to 10 choices from the albums reviewed in Jazz Journal in 2018, with a maximum of 20 points ...


Come fly with me - The Australian
04 May 2019

Come fly with me  The Australian

James Morrison steps out into the gloom, a camping lamp on his forehead lighting the runway at Bankstown airport in Sydney's west. Then the world-renowned ...


Kurt Elling On Piano Jazz - NPR
11 Jan 2013

Kurt Elling On Piano Jazz  NPR

Vocalist and poet Kurt Elling brings his rich baritone to Piano Jazz for a set of tunes and spoken improvisations with host Marian McPartland. As a child, Elling ...


Kurt Elling, Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club, review - Telegraph.co.uk
16 Apr 2013

Kurt Elling, Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club, review  Telegraph.co.uk

Jazz singer Kurt Elling's vocal dexterity was as impressive as his mental agility at Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club, says Ivan Hewett.


Emmet Cohen Wins the American Pianists Association’s Grand Prize - The New York Times
07 Apr 2019

Emmet Cohen Wins the American Pianists Association’s Grand Prize  The New York Times

The American Pianists Association awarded its 2019 Cole Porter Fellowship on Saturday to Emmet Cohen, a rising star whose résumé already includes stints ...


Kurt Elling: A Jazz Singer Stretches His Songbook - NPR
19 Feb 2011

Kurt Elling: A Jazz Singer Stretches His Songbook  NPR

A baritone with a four-octave range, Elling has been nominated for eight Grammy Awards. But for his new album, The Gate, he teams up with producer Don Was, ...


En Vogue and Four-Time GRAMMY® Winners TLC to Headline the 2019 GRAMMY Celebration® - Associated Press
04 Feb 2019

En Vogue and Four-Time GRAMMY® Winners TLC to Headline the 2019 GRAMMY Celebration®  Associated Press

SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 4, 2019--Past GRAMMY ® nominees En Vogue and four-time GRAMMY winners TLC are scheduled to perform ...


Peek at the Dishes From Ann Arbor’s New Restaurant and Jazz Club - Eater Detroit
18 Mar 2019

Peek at the Dishes From Ann Arbor’s New Restaurant and Jazz Club  Eater Detroit

Downtown Ann Arbor will soon be the site of an elegant new restaurant and live jazz venue, the Blue Llama. Workers are completing finishing touches to the ...


Singer Kurt Elling at a crossroads - Chicago Tribune
23 Dec 2013

Singer Kurt Elling at a crossroads  Chicago Tribune

When singer Kurt Elling returns to Chicago next week, he will be dealing with two profound changes in his art and life: Pianist Laurence Hobgood, who has been ...


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