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  • Jacques Lesure Jazzy for All Times (Video: Watch & Groove)

    Jul 9, 12 by LaRita Shelby Leave a comment


    *Jacques Lesure is a man who always has jazz on his mind. The prolific guitarist hails from Detroit, Michigan and has performed with greats such as Kenny Burrell, Oscar Brown Jr., Stanley Turrentine, Wynton Marsalis, George Benson, Les McCann, Carmen Lundy, Oliver Lake and many others.  Jacques Lesure offers musical entertainment, enrichment and education through live  performances, individual and group lessons, lectures and music clinics. Jacques Lesure is […]

  • Art, Activism, Access- 40 Years of Ethnic Studies at UCLA

    Mar 2, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *Los Angeles-2009-2010 marks the 40th Anniversary of the UCLA’s American Indian Studies Center, Asian American Studies Center, Chicano Studies Research Center and the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies. To celebrate this significant milestone, UCLA Chancellor Gene Black has dedicated the academic year to the theme of “Celebrating 40 Years of Ethnic Studies […]

  • Quincy Jones, Bill Withers Booked for ASCAP Songwriters Expo

    Jan 27, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *Quincy Jones, Bill Withers and John Mayer will headline performing rights group ASCAP’s annual songwriters convention in Hollywood on April 22-24, organizers announced. The artists will speak about their craft during Q&A sessions at the fifth annual “I Create Music” Expo, which returns to the Renaissance Hollywood Hotel, according to Reuters. A preliminary lineup of […]