26.03.2012 [PR Web (press release)] - Clifford Charles Trinidadian jazz guitarist Clifford Charles was influenced by the best guitarists in the business, such as GeorgeBenson, Norman Brown, Ronald "Boo" Hinkson, Lee Ritenour and Earl Klugh. After celebrating two decades as a performer
16.04.2012 [Oberberg Aktuell] - Internationalen Wiehler Jazztage auf – Teenager bietet einen Mix aus Django Reinhardt, Wes Montgomery und GeorgeBenson. Andreas Varady gehört zu den großen Talenten der Gitarrenjazz-Szene. Der 14-jährige, der als technisches Wunderkind gelobt wird
17.04.2012 [Andina] - Cantante, guitarrista y escritor, quien toca, produce y escribe para artistas como Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, GeorgeBenson y Donna Summer, entre otros. 1959.- Nace el actor británico Shaun Mark Bean, más conocido como Sean Bean.
17.04.2012 [Salsango] - Unter anderem waren schon Tito Puente, Al Jarreau oder GeorgeBenson zu Gast. Chianti Protokoll steht für eine moderne Salsa mit Latin Jazz und Funk-Elementen und die kunstvolle kubanische Timba. Auch gleich ist der Dress-Code, der als elegant
15.04.2012 [MWC News] - Roxette, Ziggy Marley, Dream Theater, GeorgeBenson, Nino Katamadze, Paul Simon and John Cale – we may risk persecution for saying this – heed the Palestinian call for BDS and cancel your shows in Israel!” (see “We will not be silent: statement in
15.04.2012 [Britské listy] - Mladá Romka z Prahy má vkus podobný jako její neromské vrstevnice: poslouchá víc „ty modernější“ : jazz, funnky, sleduje televizní soutěže Superstar a Československo má talent, líbí se jí skupiny Inkognito, All Jerou, GeorgeBenson.
I spent a lot of time teaching myself theory and harmony so I could be free to express myself on the instrument. I learned what relatives and substitutes could be played against a root of a chord, like E minor related to G, and so forth. I've also gathered all this knowledge because for ten years all I've done is play jazz, every day. -
17.04.2012 [Toledo Blade] - He also recorded with GeorgeBenson, Hubert Laws, and a number of other artists. Grant wrote "Yeh! Yeh!" in 1963 with Pat Patrick. Toledo vocalist Jon Hendricks added original lyrics and recorded his version of the song, which later became an
11.04.2012 [Sun-Sentinel (blog)] - By Ben Crandell April 11, 2012 08:51 AM GeorgeBenson, Freddy Cole, Maceo Parker, Candy Dulfer, Paquito D'Rivera, Jon Faddis, Bobby McFerrin, Dave Grusin and Terence Blanchard are among the influential artists highlighting the fifth annual Jazz Root
28.03.2012 [NJ.com] - There will be two star-studded concerts — featuring GeorgeBenson, the Manhattan Transfer, Terence Blanchard and others — plus more events at NJPAC and other venues, including Newark public schools. More than 10000 people are expected to attend.
22.03.2012 [nwitimes.com] - Singer-guitarist GeorgeBenson is 69. Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber is 64. Actress Fanny Ardant is 63. Sportscaster Bob Costas is 60. Country singer James House and actress Lena Olin are 57. Singer-actress Stephanie Mills is 55.
22.03.2012 [Plain Dealer] - He also has won three Grammys: record of the year in 1976 for GeorgeBenson's smash "This Masquerade," album of the year in 1991 for Natalie Cole's "Unforgettable" and best jazz vocal album in 2002 for Diana Krall's "Live in Paris.
12.04.2012 [TODAYonline] - Lim showcased his own instrumental prowess, his jazz-guitar style a healthy combination of the inspiration from GeorgeBenson and Wes Montgomery to Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton. Lim's appearance at The Pigeonhole - his final stop in a mini-tour that
13.04.2012 [Something Else! Reviews] - GeorgeBenson's “On Broadway” is cross-pollinated with their No. 10 US hit “Love is Like Oxygen.” “It's a case of buy one, get one free!” Scott says, laughing. “It's all meant to be a bit tongue-in-cheek. The whole point of doing something like this
29.03.2012 [Jazz-Quad] - The first in a series of major new programming initiatives to be unveiled by NJPAC for its 2012-13 season, the Moody Festival is highlighted by two star-studded concerts: For Love of Moody: A Jazz Celebration featuring jazz icons GeorgeBenson
26.03.2012 [Charleston Post Courier] - Includes a panel discussion moderated by Dr. GeorgeBenson, president of the College of Charleston. $105 for chamber members; $160 for others. www.charlestonchamber.net. ONLINE JOB HUNT: Charleston County Public Library holds a workshop on online job
08.04.2012 [San Diego Reader (blog)] - Her guitar solos are best experienced when she shadows her vocals a la GeorgeBenson. Vastly improved, is her ability to comp for herself and sustain a swing groove. She is also a natural, it seems, for Bossa-Nova grooves, like the arrangement of "East
22.03.2012 [Eurweb.com] - Eleanor Roosevelt March 22: Singer-guitarist GeorgeBenson is 69. Singer-actress Stephanie Mills is 55. Actress Kellie Williams (“Family Matters”) is 36. Rapper Mims is 31. Mar. 22, 1968: State troopers mobilized to put down student rebellion on campus
22.03.2012 [Allentown Morning Call] - Ten-time Grammy winner GeorgeBenson will play his hits when he returns to the fest March 24 at Sovereign Performing Arts Center. Rick Braun, an Allentown native and renowned trumpet and flugelhorn player who has been at the festival more than a dozen
23.03.2012 [Charleston Post Courier] - President GeorgeBenson made a habit of slipping into Byington's postgame news conferences during the interim head coach phase, and left each one impressed. --Anthony Johnson. The former Stall High School, Cougars and NBA guard is working the room for
24.03.2012 [London Free Press] - Propelling and punctuating all those gorgeous contours on her fourth album is drummer Rodney Green, who has played with everybody from Diana Krall to GeorgeBenson to Wynton Marsalis. The Toronto-born singer's family moved to London in the 1980s.