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Count Basie Orchestra Touring East Coast

Count Basie: I Told You SoThe Count Basie Orchestra just returned from Germany and is ready to hit the road once more. Under the direction of Grover Mitchell, the CBO will begin the tour Saturday, February 8 at the New Trier High School Jazz Fest in Winnetka, Illinois. The school has a wonderful website at NTJAZZ.COM and the entire event will be streamed live from that site.


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jazzInteractive™ Feb 11-20, 2003 Maria Schneider and her Orchestra Live

Maria Schneider The Maria Schneider Orchestra Live at the International Association of Jazz Educators, New York - January 10, 2001. Maria Schneider is a dynamic arranger and composer who follows in the footsteps of Gil Evans, her main inspiration, leading one of the most exciting large ensembles in Jazz today. more...

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