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New! Anne Walsh: Brand New - Live

The concert was recorded for the CD release of Anne’s latest work “Brand New”. For the concert, Anne and collaborator Tom Zink shine with original songs and approach their arrangements of others' compositions in a unique fashion; creating new and beautiful moments from the work of artists like Paul McCartney, Burt Bacharach, Michel Legrand, Pat Metheny and Anthony Newly. The group focuses on bossa nova and jazz flavored interpretations of a wide range of popular music. The latest CD was released to critical acclaim: "Grammy nominated arranger and producer Tom Zink has once again steered Anne to a perfect selection of tunes from popular international songwriters, and Anne gives them a refreshing new delivery.” The concert features Tom Zink on piano, Katisse Buckingham on flute/sax, Chris Wabich on drums and Ernie Nunez on bass. It was originally recorded in Long Beach, CA.


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New! Anne Walsh "Brand New" (Set 2)

The concert was recorded for the CD release of Anne’s latest work “Brand New”. For the concert, Anne and collaborator Tom Zink shine with original songs and approach their arrangements of others' compositions in a unique fashion; creating new and beautiful moments from the work of artists like Paul McCartney, Burt Bacharach, Michel Legrand, Pat Metheny and Anthony Newly. The group focuses on bossa nova and jazz flavored interpretations of a wide range of popular music. The latest CD was released to critical acclaim: "Grammy nominated arranger and producer Tom Zink has once again steered Anne to a perfect selection of tunes from popular international songwriters, and Anne gives them a refreshing new delivery.” The concert features Tom Zink on piano, Katisse Buckingham on flute/sax, Chris Wabich on drums and Ernie Nunez on bass. It was originally recorded in Long Beach, CA.


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NEW! Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors
2013 Monterey Jazz Festival

The Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors is a group comprised of talented music students from the Berklee Global Jazz Institute. Led by Grammy Award-winning pianist and composer, turned Artistic Director Danilo Perez, the performance program is designed to enhance creativity through the collaboration of students with differing musical disciplines. The BGJA features artists Mao Sone, trumpet; John Egizi, trombone; Edmar Colon, saxophone; Witness Matlou, piano; Jared Henderson, bass; and Jharis Yokley, drums. This uncut, unedited performance was previously recorded at the Monterey Jazz Festival on Saturday, September 21, 2013.


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NEW! Claire Huangci
Meet the Artist

This performance is an EXCLUSIVE broadcast of internationally acclaimed pianist and Yamaha artist Claire Huangci performing works by Chopin, Prokofiev, Mendelssohn and Tierson, coupled with an up front and personal interview by Cathy Macbride from the Content Research & Development department of Yamaha. Huangci is highly regarded for her technical brilliance enhanced by her deep musical expression and playful flair, captivating audiences around the world and igniting their imaginations. Considered a child prodigy, Huangci began her international career at a young age, and has grown to achieve multiple honors including First Prize in the Chopin Piano Competition and the Orpheum Music Prize in Zurich—among many other accomplishments. As one of the most in-demand pianists and one of the premiere Chopin interpreters of her generation, Huangci’s performance is not one to miss! This uncut, unedited performance was originally recorded at Yamaha Corporation of America, October 2013.


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NEW! Tierney Sutton Band

Known as a "singer's singer," Tierney Sutton's superb band includes musical luminaries, pianist Christian Jacob, drummer Ray Brinker, bassists Kevin Axt and Trey Henry. For over 19 years, this spectacular band has stood out in the crowd as a unique unit musically and from a business standpoint. Their CDs have consistently topped US Jazz radio charts and their upcoming release, The Sting Sessions, is scheduled to be available in September, 2016. Tierney has taught for over a decade at USC's Thornton School of Music and is currently the head of the Vocal Department at the Los Angeles Music Academy in Pasadena. She can be heard in numerous television soundtracks and commercials including BMW, Green Giant, Yoplait and Coke. This is a re-broadcast of a performance from the Monterey Jazz Festival that originally aired on 9/22/12.


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 Edward Simon Trio

Award winning pianist and composer Edward Simon performs an intimate set with his trio featuring drummer Adam Cruz and bassist Joe Martin. Together they perform music from his upcoming CD Latin American Songbook -which consists of his arrangements of Latin American songs by composers such as Jobim, Aldemaro Romero and Piazzolla. Also featured on the set is an original by Simon, "Infinite One". The CD is scheduled for release on Sunnyside this summer. For more information on the artist, please visit www.edwardsimon.com. This broadcast was recorded in August, 2015 at SFJAZZ Center, Joe Henderson Lab in San Francisco, CA.


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NEW! Piano Extravaganza Closing Concert
Newport Music Festival 2013

Pianistic Fireworks from two to eight hands, a fitting end to the 2013 Newport Music Festival! This incredible closing concert features the Festival Family of Pianists Bernadene Blaha, Michael Endres, Kevin Fitz-Gerald, Daniel del Pino and Grigorios Zamparas performing multiple impressive works including: Francis Poulenc's Sonata For Piano (four hands), Franz Schubert's Marche Militaire in D (four hands), Mozart's Overture from The Magic Flute (four hands), Johann Svendsen's Fest-Polonaise (arranged for six hands), Albert Lavignac's Galop-Marche (for eight hands) and more. This uncut, unedited performance was previously recorded at "The Breakers" on Sunday, July 28, 2013.


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NEW! Carol Welsman LIVE! (Set 2)

Carol Welsman is an internationally acclaimed singer and pianist whose expressive vocal styling and dynamic stage presence have captivated audiences around the world. She has sold over 60,000 CDs in Canada alone, something few jazz artists in Canada have experienced. Carol is joined by Ramon Stagnaro (guitar), Rene Camacho (bass) and Jimmy Branly (drums/percussion). This is the second of two sets that originally aired on 6/10/12.


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NEW! Carol Welsman LIVE! (Set 1)

Carol Welsman is an internationally acclaimed singer and pianist whose expressive vocal styling and dynamic stage presence have captivated audiences around the world. She has sold over 60,000 CDs in Canada alone, something few jazz artists in Canada have experienced. Carol is joined by Ramon Stagnaro (guitar), Rene Camacho (bass) and Jimmy Branly (drums/percussion). This is the first of two sets that originally aired on 6/10/12.


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Jason Webb
Performance of the Month

Join us for an intimate visit with Yamaha Artist Jason Webb—a diversely talented and in-demand keyboardist, recording musician, producer, arranger and composer. This exclusive broadcast, produced by Yamaha Entertainment Group, features an in-depth, behind-the-scenes experience with the artist through a series of interviews and musical selections. Recognized for his signature style and musical versatility, Webb has cultivated an impressive career working on scores for multiple singers, record labels, television shows, movies and more, in addition to his own solo recording and performing endeavors. Enjoy a variety of song selections, including “Change Is,” “After You’ve Gone” and “Baltimore Blues” and their stories of inspiration in this special performance experience—it definitely is not one to miss! This performance was originally recorded on July 23-24, 2014. Jason Webb is accompanied by Danny O’Lannerghty (bass) and Scott Williamson (drums).


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