Belgian jazz musician Thielemans dies aged 94

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Toots Thielemans, the Belgian jazz harmonica and guitar player who worked with many of the postwar greats, died on Monday aged 94, his agency said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 12th, 2017

Belgian jazz musician Thielemans dies aged 94

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Toots Thielemans, the Belgian jazz harmonica and guitar player who worked with many of the postwar greats, died on Monday aged 94, his agency said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 12th, 2017

Jazz harmonica great Toots Thielemans dies at 94 in Belgium

Belgian harmonica player Toots Thielemans, whose illustrious career included playing with jazz greats like Miles Davis and whose solos have figured on numerous film scores, has died. He was 94. Thielemans ........»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 12th, 2017

Hundreds bid farewell to Belgian jazz legend Thielemans

Jean-Baptiste Frederic Isidore Thielemans, known affectionately as "Toots" and widely acknowledged as the king of jazz harmonica, died in Brussels on Monday aged 94. Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel was among the mourners at the church in L.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 11th, 2017

Jazz Jennings Responds To Derick Dillard"s "Cyber-Bullying"

We support you, Jazz Jennings! As we reported, on Wednesday, Jill Duggar's husband Derick Dillard received Internet hate when he made transphobic comments against the I Am Jazz star. Not only did he say "'transgender' is a myth," he referred to the 16-year-old as "him." Related: Jazz Opens Up About Wanting Her 'Bottom Surgery' The Counting On star [...] We support you, Jazz Jennings! As we reported, on Wednesday, Jill Duggar's husband Derick Dillard received Internet hate when he made transphobic comments against the I Am Jazz star. Not only did he say "'transgender' is a myth," he referred to the 16-year-old as "him." Related: Jazz Opens Up About Wanting Her 'Bottom Surgery' The Counting On star wrote: I want to be clear. I have nothing against him. I only have issue with the words and definitions being propagated here. — Derick Dillard (@derick4Him) August 3, 2017 On Thursday, the transgender icon responded to Dillard's hateful words on Twitter. Every day I experience cyber-bullying, but I keep sharing my story. Today was no different. — Jazz Jennings (@JazzJennings__) August 3, 2017 That same day, TLC released a statement saying they do not share Derick's views. Keep telling your story, Jazz! You truly are an inspiration! [Image via FayesVision/WENN.].....»»

Category: gossipSource: perezhiltonAug 3rd, 2017

TLC Responds To Derick Dillard"s Anti-Trans Comments About Jazz Jennings!

The network chimes in! As we reported, on Wednesday, Jill Duggar's husband Derick Dillard received a flood of criticism when he attacked fellow TLC personality Jazz Jennings for her sexuality. Related: Jazz Opens Up About Wanting Her 'Bottom Surgery' He said on Twitter: "What an oxymoron… a 'reality' show which follows a non-reality. 'Transgender' is a myth. Gender is [...] The network chimes in! As we reported, on Wednesday, Jill Duggar's husband Derick Dillard received a flood of criticism when he attacked fellow TLC personality Jazz Jennings for her sexuality. Related: Jazz Opens Up About Wanting Her 'Bottom Surgery' He said on Twitter: "What an oxymoron... a 'reality' show which follows a non-reality. 'Transgender' is a myth. Gender is not fluid; it's ordained by God."' On Thursday, the network released a statement saying it does NOT share the Counting On star's views. It is important for us to let our viewers know that Derick Dillard's personal statement does not represent the views of TLC. — TLC Network (@TLC) August 3, 2017 Jennings' show I Am Jazz is currently in its third season. [Image via Jazz Jennings/Derick Dillard/Instagram.].....»»

Category: gossipSource: perezhiltonAug 3rd, 2017

Jill Duggar's Husband Derick Dillard Accused of Bullying TLC's Jazz Jennings - E! Online

E! OnlineJill Duggar's Husband Derick Dillard Accused of Bullying TLC's Jazz JenningsE! OnlineDerick Dillard, who stars on the former TLC series with 19 Kids and Counting alum Jill Duggar (aka Jill Duggar Dillard), has a problem with Jazz Jennings' reality show and the fact that she identifies as a girl. The 16-year-old star of I Am Jazz, which ...Jazz Jennings Responds to Derick Dillard's Transphobic Tweet: 'Every Day I Experience Cyber-Bullying'PEOPLE.comDefends Jazz Jennings ShowTMZ.comDerick Dillard and Jazz Jennings spar on Twitter over transgender issuesFox NewsPerezHilton.com -International Business Times -Page Six -Us Weeklyall 42 news articles ».....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsAug 3rd, 2017

Derick Dillard Under Fire for Criticizing TLC Star Jazz Jennings, Claiming 'Transgender Is a Myth' - PEOPLE.com

PEOPLE.comDerick Dillard Under Fire for Criticizing TLC Star Jazz Jennings, Claiming 'Transgender Is a Myth'PEOPLE.comDerick Dillard's recent tweets about transgender teen Jazz Jennings have sparked outrage on social media. The father of two — who stars on TLC's Counting On alongside his wife, 19 Kids and Counting alum Jill (Duggar) Dillard — took to Twitter on ...Jill Duggar's Husband Derick Dillard Accused of Bullying TLC's Jazz JenningsE! OnlineDefends Jazz JenningsTMZ.comVanderpump Rules Star Jax Taylor Enters The Jazz Jennings/Derick Dillard Feud!PerezHilton.comUs Weekly -International Business Times -Fox News -Page Sixall 62 news articles ».....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsAug 3rd, 2017

Appreciation: Jazz musician Charlie Haden spoke for beauty - Los Angeles Times

Fox NewsAppreciation: Jazz musician Charlie Haden spoke for beautyLos Angeles TimesCharlie Haden founded the Cal Arts jazz program in 1982. His instruction made an impact on generations of jazz artists around the country, including Ravi Coltrane and Ralph.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsApr 16th, 2017

Top jazz musician Horace Silver dies

One of the most highly regarded pianists and composers in jazz, Horace Silver, dies aged 85 in the US......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukMay 24th, 2017

Rosario Dawson & Chrissy Teigen Stun at Belgian National Day Celebration

Rosario Dawson shows her tropical side while attending the Belgian National Day Celebration to kick off the launch of The Butcher, The Baker, The Belgian Beer Maker series held at Financier Patisserie on Friday (July 21) in New York City. The 35-year-old .....»»

Category: topSource: justjaredJul 22nd, 2014

Jazz composer, professor David Baker dies at 84

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — David Baker, a prolific jazz composer and musician who founded the jazz studies program at Indiana University, died Saturday at age 84, the school said in a statement......»»

Category: topSource: yahooMar 27th, 2016

Jazz musician Joe Sample dies at 75

A founding member of the Jazz Crusaders helped foster in a movement of jazz and funk fusion.....»»

Category: topSource: cbsnewsSep 14th, 2014

Joe Sample, Iconic Jazz Pianist, Dies at 75

Legendary jazz pianist Joe Sample died on Friday morning in Houston. He was 75. The iconic musician, who revolutionized jazz fusion in the ’60s and ’70s, was also a keyboardist and composer for more than five decades, having worked with the li.....»»

Category: topSource: varietySep 13th, 2014

At 60, Newport Jazz Fest looks to the future

NEW YORK (AP) — Newport Jazz Festival founder George Wein is more interested in where jazz is going than in where it's been as he marks the 60th anniversary of the first outdoor jazz festival......»»

Category: topSource: yahooMar 22nd, 2017

Jazz musician Horace Silver dies at age 85- report

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Jazz musician Horace Silver, a composer known for pioneering hard bop, has died, National Public Radio said on Wednesday. He was 85......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 24th, 2017

Jazz musician Gerald Wilson dies at 96

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gerald Wilson, the dynamic jazz musician whose career spanned more than 75 years, has died. He was 96......»»

Category: topSource: yahooSep 9th, 2014

Lionel Ferbos, New Orleans" oldest jazz musician, dies at 103

(Reuters) - Trumpeter Lionel Ferbos, New Orleans' oldest jazz musician, died on Saturday days after his 103rd birthday, local media reported......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 4th, 2017

Jazz Musician Lionel Ferbos Dies at 103

He was believed to be the oldest working jazz musician who performed regularly until last year. read more.....»»

Category: musicSource: hollywoodreporterApr 4th, 2017

Jazz harmonica great Toots Thielemans dead at 94

Hailed by Quincy Jones as “one of the greatest musicians of our time,” was showcased on film and TV soundtracks, including “Midnight Cowboy” and “Sesame Street”.....»»

Category: topSource: cbsnewsAug 22nd, 2016

Paul Horn, Jazz flautist, dies at 84

Grammy-winning jazz flautist and New Age music pioneer, Paul Horn, who performed with Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett, dies aged 84......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukApr 30th, 2017