Dan Ouellette

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    August 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A festivalgoer's holiday and a gastronome's dream, the Umbria Jazz Festival--held July 8-17 in the medieval hill city of Perugia, Italy--consistently delivers the goods. Read Dan Ouellette's column. A festivalgoer's holiday and ...

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    April 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Playboy Jazz Festival's most dynamic performances could come from lesser-known acts Big Phat Band and Ledisi. Read Dan Ouellette's column. The Playboy Jazz Festival's most dynamic performances could come from lesser-known acts B ...

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    March 30, 2005 12:00 AM EST Robert Glasper's "Mood" convinces Blue Note to add him to its selective roster. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Robert Glasper's "Mood" convinces Blue Note to add him to its selective roster. Read Dan Ouellette' ...

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    March 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST The Yellowjackets return to the studio after five years and come out with an "Altered State." Read Dan Ouellette's colomn. The Yellowjackets return to the studio after five years and come out with an "Altered State." Read ...

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    February 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST Pianist Jason Moran explores the blues side of jazz on his new album, "Same Mother." Read Dan Ouellette's column. Pianist Jason Moran explores the blues side of jazz on his new album, "Same Mother." Read Dan Ouellette' ...

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    February 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST If Bill Frisell's "Unspeakable" doesn't win the Grammy Award for best contemporary jazz album, there is no musical justice in the world. Read Dan Ouellette's column. If Bill Frisell's "Unspeakable" doesn ...

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    January 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Soweto Kinch exhibits a natural blend of hip-hop and jazz during his North American premiere in New York. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Soweto Kinch exhibits a natural blend of hip-hop and jazz during his North American premiere in New York. R ...

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    December 31, 2004 12:00 AM EST Such bicoastal events as the debut of New York's Frederick P. Rose Hall and San Francisco's SFJAZZ Collective mark the jazz world in 2004. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Such bicoastal events as the debut of New York's Frederick ...

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    December 24, 2004 12:00 AM EST Such bicoastal events as the debut of New York's Frederick P. Rose Hall and San Francisco's SFJAZZ Collective mark the jazz world in 2004. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Such bicoastal events as the debut of New York's Frederick ...

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    December 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST Such bicoastal events as the debut of New York's Frederick P. Rose Hall and San Francisco's SFJAZZ Collective mark the jazz world in 2004. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Such bicoastal events as the debut of New York's Frederick ...

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    December 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Michael Wolff and his band perform at New York's Jazz Standard to celebrate its "Dangerous Vision" release. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Michael Wolff and his band perform at New York's Jazz Standard to celebrate its " ...

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    December 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST Michael Wolff and his band perform at New York's Jazz Standard to celebrate its "Dangerous Vision" release. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Michael Wolff and his band perform at New York's Jazz Standard to celebrate its " ...

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    November 24, 2004 12:00 AM EST Chesky Records delivers live studio recordings using such high-end formats as DVD-Audio and Super Audio CD. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Chesky Records delivers live studio recordings using such high-end formats as DVD-Audio and Super Audio C ...

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    November 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST Wynton Marsalis cuts the ribbon on a new performance space for Jazz at Lincoln Center. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Wynton Marsalis cuts the ribbon on a new performance space for Jazz at Lincoln Center. Read Dan Ouellette's column. News ...

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    October 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Revenant releases a collection of Albert Ayler's works in a nine-CD "spirit box" package. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Revenant releases a collection of Albert Ayler's works in a nine-CD "spirit box" package. Rea ...

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    October 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Alice Coltrane reconnects with her jazz legacy on her compelling new Verve release, "Translinear Light." Read Dan Ouellette's column. Alice Coltrane reconnects with her jazz legacy on her compelling new Verve release, "Translin ...

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    September 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The latest Miles Davis boxed set covers a crucial time of reinvention for the artist. Read Dan Ouellette's column. The latest Miles Davis boxed set covers a crucial time of reinvention for the artist. Read Dan Ouellette's column. News Mi ...

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    September 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Bill Frisell's new release, "Unspeakable," features samples compiled by producer/collector Hal Willner. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Bill Frisell's new release, "Unspeakable," features samples compiled by produce ...

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    September 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A group improv by 22 trumpeters launches the second annual Festival of New Trumpet Music. Read Dan Ouellette's column. A group improv by 22 trumpeters launches the second annual Festival of New Trumpet Music. Read Dan Ouellette's column. ...

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    August 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Al Jarreau reunites with producer Tommy LiPuma for what Verve calls the singer's first jazz set in 27 years. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Al Jarreau reunites with producer Tommy LiPuma for what Verve calls the singer's first jazz se ...

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    August 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Columbia's sole mainstream jazz artist, David Sánchez, adds hybrid elements to his latest album. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Columbia's sole mainstream jazz artist, David S├ínchez, adds hybrid elements to his latest album. ...

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    July 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Uri Caine's hybrid compositions fired up the Village Vanguard for six nights as part of the New York JVC Jazz Festival. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Uri Caine's hybrid compositions fired up the Village Vanguard for six nights as par ...

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    July 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Maria Schneider releases her four-year project, "Concert in the Garden," exclusively through her Web site. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Maria Schneider releases her four-year project, "Concert in the Garden," exclusively t ...

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    June 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Russ Freeman and David Benoit reunite after 10 years with a long-awaited sequel, "The Benoit/Freeman Project 2." Read Dan Ouellette's column. Russ Freeman and David Benoit reunite after 10 years with a long-awaited sequel, "The ...

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    June 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Herbie Hancock will make his debut performance at the Playboy Jazz Festival this year. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Herbie Hancock will make his debut performance at the Playboy Jazz Festival this year. Read Dan Ouellette's column. News ...

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    May 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Horace Silver returns to the stage after four years in a sold-out stand at New York's Blue Note. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Horace Silver returns to the stage after four years in a sold-out stand at New York's Blue Note. Read Dan ...

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    May 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT North Sea Jazz Festival Cape Town celebrates South Africa's 10th year of democracy with a slate of such homegrown acts as Feya Faku. Read Dan Ouellette's column. North Sea Jazz Festival Cape Town celebrates South Africa's 10th year ...

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    April 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Kim Waters pours dance beats into his jazz catalog to sprout a new set, "In the Name of Love." Read Dan Ouellette's column. Kim Waters pours dance beats into his jazz catalog to sprout a new set, "In the Name of Love." Rea ...

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    April 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Kim Waters pours dance beats into his jazz catalog to sprout a new set, "In the Name of Love." Read Dan Ouellette's column. Kim Waters pours dance beats into his jazz catalog to sprout a new set, "In the Name of Love." Rea ...

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    April 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Conrad Herwig and his band add an Afro-Cuban twist to Miles Davis' "Kind of Blue." Read Dan Ouellette's column. Conrad Herwig and his band add an Afro-Cuban twist to Miles Davis' "Kind of Blue." Read Dan Ouellett ...

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    April 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Conrad Herwig and his band add an Afro-Cuban twist to Miles Davis' "Kind of Blue." Read Dan Ouellette's column. Conrad Herwig and his band add an Afro-Cuban twist to Miles Davis' "Kind of Blue." Read Dan Ouellett ...