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Entries Tagged as 'Ethnomusicologists'

Kenny Burrell and “Bye, Bye Birdie”

March 10th, 2008 · 6 Comments

The attached photo from Bye, Bye Birdie, dated c. 1960 was recently spotted by Musicology Chair Raymond Knapp. His sharp eyes identified the guitarist as our very own Ethnomusicology Professor and head of Jazz Studies, Kenny Burrell.

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Hands-On Workshop with Judy Niemack

February 12th, 2008 · No Comments

JUDY NIEMACK ANNOUNCING ” FREE TO IMPROVISE: Exploring essential elements for improvisation” This is a hands-on workshop by international jazz star Judy Niemack for all classical and jazz vocalists and instrumentalists, staff, faculty, and interested others. This class is geared to free up the creative flow in anyone who hopes to perform music requiring improvisation, […]

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