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(Left to right) Jonathan Finlayson, trumpeter with Five Elements, Marcus Gilmore, drummer, Steve Coleman, alto saxophonist & leader of Five Elements, John Handy, prominent jazz saxophonist, Ron Finlayson, Brenda Pugh and Tilman Pugh. Photograph: Conway Jones

Award-winning Saxophonist Steve Coleman Performs in Bay Area

  Saxophonist Steve Coleman, whose quintet performed last Sunday at SFJazz in San Francisco, was honored recently with a MacArthur Fellow, an award presented to talented individuals who have shown extraordinary originality and dedication in [...]
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Latin Magic Band’s 25th Anniversary Celebration in Stockton

Waterfront Warehouse Amphitheatre and Nena’s Mexican Restaurant will hosts the outdoor celebration for the Latin Magic Band’s 25th Anniversary on Saturday, September 20th at Waterfront Warehouse Amphitheatre, 445 W. Weber Avenue.
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Maria Muldaur Performing at Marin City’s June 21 Juneteenth Celebration

Maria Muldaur, a folk-blues singer who made the 1974 hit “Midnight at the Oasis,” will be performing at the Second Annual Juneteenth Freedom Celebration on Saturday, June 21, sponsored by the Marin City Community Development [...]
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Jazz Musician Yusef Lateef, 93

Courtesy of Variety Grammy-winning musician and composer Yusef Lateef, one of the first to incorporate world music into traditional jazz, has died Monday at his home in Shutesbury in western Massachusetts. He was 93.