NEW YORK–The Louis Armstrong House Museum has acquired the only known film of the jazz great in a recording studio after it was discovered in a storage facility. The 33-minute
NEW YORK — Nobel laureate Toni Morrison has received an honorary prize named for another Nobel winner, the late Saul Bellow. PEN America, the literary and human rights organization, told
Filipino jazz queen Annie Brazil turned 82 last Tuesday, Oct. 6, celebrating the milestone with an intimate gig at My Club (134 Jupiter St., Makati).
This February, five international jazz artists from the Philippines and Europe will delight Manila at the 2015 Euro-Pinoy Jazz Concerts. Their sonic syntheses will be performed in two concerts that will take place on February 20, Friday, 9:00 p.m., at Tiendesitas, Ortigas Avenue cor. E. Rodriguez Ave. (C-5) and on February 21, Saturday, 8:00 p.m., at the historic Fort Santiago in Intramuros, Manila.
After two successful pocket shows held early this year, the Tokyo Manila Jazz and Arts Festival (TMJAF) returns with a two-day celebration of music and art on Oct. 17-19.
Filfest Cultural Foundation and Insular Life will present the Manila Symphony Orchestra (MSO) performing the quintessential Antonio Vivaldi Baroque masterpiece, “The Four Seasons,”on Sept. 13 at the Insular Life Auditorium in Alabang, Muntinlupa City.