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Saturday, August 19, 2017

Program Notes: Playing inside the music

By Gwen Orel orel@montclairlocal.news The tune of “Zamru l’Adonai” has been in my head all week. That’s because I recently played violin with the band that plays...

Local author Ron Kaplan pens Hank Greenberg book

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news While Roger Maris’ pursuit of Babe Ruth’s home run record is well known to most baseball fans, very few know that Detroit...

Perfect forecast for the Montclair Jazz Festival

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news Dee Dee Bridgewater and Memphis Soulphony will tear off the roof at the Montclair Jazz Festival on Saturday, Aug. 12, Melissa Walker...

Relax and be activ(ist) at Montclair Jazz Festival

Montclair Jazz Festival Saturday, Aug. 12 noon-9 p.m. Nishuane Park Free montclairjazzfestival.org National Endowment for the Arts: arts.gov/ By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news It’s a day to chill out. Listen to...

Montclair’s Outpost in the Burbs: Marc Cohn/Valerie June at 30th anniversary concert

Outpost in the Burbs will present a concert to mark its 30th Anniversary season, featuring a co-bill of Marc Cohn and Valerie June, with...

Montclair’s Outpost in the Burbs announces opening season concert: Anthony D’Amato

Outpost in the Burbs will “kick off” its 30th anniversary season with “New Voices” artist Anthony D’Amato on Saturday, Sept. 16. This concert will...

Montclair Jazz Festival: music made with breath

Montclair Jazz Festival Saturday, Aug. 12 noon-9 p.m. Nishuane Park (at High Street) Free montclairjazzfestival.org By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news Trumpeter Ted Chubb is one of the headliners of the...

Culture in brief: TASE Jazz Q-Tet to play DLV Lounge

The TASE Jazz Q-Tet will perform at the DLV Lounge on Saturday, Aug. 5, from 9 p.m. to midnight, with Wendy Brown on vocals,...

Montclair Jazz Festival: Getting the (down) beat at summer camp

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news The hall is filled with middle schoolers and high schoolers. And none of them are playing with their phones. At Leshowitz Hall in the...

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