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Dancers on the edge of the fiery furnace

 

A fresh, but tradition-inspired look and listen re Billie Holiday.

 

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Horn a-Plenty

 

Kevin Devine & the Goddamn Band

 

Jacob Whitesides with Jacquie Lee

 

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The title for the concert "Rhythm and Brass”  tells it like it is. Nebraska Brass performs with guest percussionist Chris Varga. But dig this:. Varga has laid down new tracks, a three-movement piece premiering in four concerts this month, one of which is in Council Bluffs. Varga’s got major jazz credits having swung on vibes and drums Chicago-wise and at the Montreux Jazz Festival and festivals in Seoul and...


Terenceblanchard Terence Blanchard turns in a new direction

Jazz trumpet star, multi-Grammy winner Terence Blanchard strides into Omaha again, fresh from a new CD “Breathless.” Despite that title, he’s certainly got the chops and the power to blow his horn,  just as he did here in November, 2013 as part of that salute to New Orleans, Treme. Echoes and influences of his home town underlay what he did back then. He’s got a new thing. One which he laid onto the public barely a...


Symphony The Symphony offers it all

Debussy merges into Ravel’s leap over 32 years to unite their souls, turning the former’s sparkling  keyboard explorations into a vibrant, shimmering orchestral work titled, ultimately, simply Danse. Need more be said?

Their music permeates our lives these days, but for many people, that of Henri Dutilleux remains in unjustified shadows. Born more than forty years distant from them, his style has seemed close to...


Live chamber music by a famed trio

The Oregon-based Amelia Piano Trio comes to Omaha for one performance only, arriving with a major reputation. (“You just don’t hear better chamber music playing than this.” San Diego Reader). Since its start in 1999, it has appeared, for example, in New York at the 92nd St Y and Carnegie Hall, at Ravinia in Chicago, the Library of Congress in Washington DC and often on NPR as its 2003 Young Ensemble in Residence....


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