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Ryan Truesdell's Gil Evans Centennial Project at the Newport Jazz Festival

Date: 
Friday, February 1, 2013 - 6:00pm

NPR Music asks, What if there were lost big-band masterpieces by the great composer/arranger Gil Evans which never made it to record? In fact, there are plenty of them, and composer/arranger Ryan Truesdell has culled, researched and transcribed a handful of the best material for the CD Centennial: Newly Discovered Works of Gil Evans. Truesdell leads an orchestra in a live version at Newport.

Massimo Pigliucci & Grace Lin

Date: 
Sunday, February 3, 2013 - 9:00pm
Program: 

What is life? Aristotle believed that life is a project and the most important thing that we can do is to ask ourselves how we are going to pursue it. But where can we go for advice about the big questions in life like love, politics and morality? On Inquiry tonight we speak again with MASSIMO PIGLIUCCI, professor in the philosophy program at the City University of New York’s Graduate Center and former biology professor at Stony Brook University. His new book is titled ANSWERS FOR ARISTOTLE: HOW SCIENCE AND PHILOSOPHY CAN LEAD US TO A MORE MEANINGFUL LIFE.

A Tribute To 60's Rock Guitar Heroes by the Tom Yates Group

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Fri, 02/22/2013 - 20:00

Great American Songbook Classics by Phyllis Fallon with Tad Hitchcock and The Workingman's Jazz Band

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Sat, 02/16/2013 - 20:00

Ron Murphy sings with the Workingman's Jazz Band

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Fri, 02/15/2013 - 20:00

Fat Tuesday Celebration with Hatrack Gallagher and the Second Line Swamp Rockers

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Tue, 02/12/2013 - 20:00

Janice D & Tom Yates with the Workingman's Band - classic songs of the 50's & 60's

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Sat, 02/09/2013 - 20:00

The Workingman's Band featuring classic rock guitarist/vocalist Tom Yates

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Fri, 02/08/2013 - 20:00

John Fitzsimmons & Friends - traditional pub songs

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Thu, 02/07/2013 - 20:00
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Thu, 02/21/2013 - 20:00
Thu, 02/28/2013 - 20:00

Jimmy Mazzy & the Last Minute Men - traditional jazz

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Wed, 02/06/2013 - 20:00
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