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  • EUR on the Scene: International Jazz Day in New Orleans

    May 7, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *New Orleans-Several hundred jazz aficionados got an early jolt to their day during the inaugural International Jazz Day in Congo Square the birthplace of jazz in Louis Armstrong Park, located in historic Fauberg Treme. The first annual International Jazz Day,April 30th was celebrated with an All-Star concert in New Orleans at sunrise and in New […]

  • Herbie Hancock Establishes ‘International Jazz Day’ (Video)

    May 1, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Jazz is the music that belongs to African American culture and has been offered to the world. It’s pure, richness tells ancient stories of a time only this sound can tell. The creators of the genre made sure of it. One legendary jazz giant has decided to honor his beloved music with a proper celebration […]

  • Herbie Hancock Gigs Launch International Jazz Day

    Mar 20, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Jazz pianist Herbie Hancock’s first major initiative since being named a UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador last July is to establish International Jazz Day to be held annually on April 30, which coincides with the last day of what has been celebrated as Jazz Appreciation Month in the U.S. This year’s inaugural event — organized by the […]