Cricket: Jazz & Other Poems Articles

Cricket: Jazz & Other Poems

   

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Listen for the skull’s plea, white noise

dogs howl to at midnight.

Noserags & deathnotes

wadded up & thrown on the ground

in the woman-scented afternoon.

   

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Cricket: Poems and Other Jazz

 

This final issue of Cricket published Richard Katrovas’ “The Public Mirror,” Maxine Cassin’s “Programming An Evening Away … Read the rest

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Colin Powell Raps Articles

Colin Powell Raps

   

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As Nelson Mandela has said, America is the only threat to world peace. And clearly,

Israel is the greatest threat to peace in the Middle East. At this moment,

what neighboring country is shouting that Saddam is a threat to it?

 

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Powell, the Running Dog, Raps

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The  Clef Club of Jazz of Philadelphia Articles

The  Clef Club of Jazz of Philadelphia

   

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Niah’s plans call for expanding the venue to offer every genre of music from Straight Ahead Jazz

to Spoken Word/Hop-Hop, R&B, Latin Jazz to Gospel. Each Friday will provide a different genre.

“Most of these artists will be local and regional initially . . . so we can then … Read the rest

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Cape May Jazz Festival Celebrates it Articles

Cape May Jazz Festival Celebrates it

   

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This year the festival featured national  headliners and legends such as Maynard

Ferguson’s Big Bop Nouveau Band, Pieces of A Dream, Jimmy Scott . . .

Oscar Brown Jr. as well as . . . Ray Vega’s Latin Jazz Band

 

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Cape May Jazz Festival 

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Jazz And Poetry Festival Articles

Jazz And Poetry Festival

   

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This open mic jam session is a way for young college students who might

not be familiar with jazz but who enjoy spoken word to discover jazz

Twin Poets                                                                                                                                                 Mayor John Street

 

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First Annual Jazz And Poetry Festival 

Showcases Local Artists

By Junious Ricardo Stanton

 

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African Musicians Meet Jay Lou Ava Articles

African Musicians Meet Jay Lou Ava

   

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I have two sources of inspiration. The first one like everyone else is everyday life stories. A scene, a face, an emotion, love, a birth etc could inspire me. I live a lot of my emotions through my music. Then there is an inexplicable expression which makes me wake … Read the rest

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12 jazz haiku Articles

12 jazz haiku

   

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The Afro-American tourist market constitutes an important niche market. At the moment, the U.S.A.

is Ghana’s second highest tourist generating market with the U.K being the first. In 2003, some 27,000

tourists arrived in Ghana from the Americas. Approximately 10,000 were African-Americans.

 

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12 jazz haiku

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