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Jill Newman Productions & The Blue Note Jazz Festival Present: BILAL, acoustic Produced By Jill Newman Productions

June 24, 2016 - 8:00pm
"Philadelphia born, Soul Singer, Bilal is one of the most dynamic artist of our time. Bilal is an eclectic--drawing from gospel, jazz, soul, blues, and hip-hop. Bilal made his major label debut with 2001’s First Born Second. The cd sold over 300,000 copies and announced that Bilal was an artist to watch. Bilal’s sophomore recording Love For Sale leaked to the internet before its official release and would enjoy over half a million downloads. 2010 saw Air Tight’s Revenge, which yielded the Grammy nominated “Little Ones”. In Feb 2013 Bilal released A Love Surreal, which has already garnered critical acclaim being named as one of “People Magazines” top ten albums of the year.” And in 2015 he released his most celebrated project of his career, “In Another Life” produced entirely by retro soul producer Adrian Young.

In Situ: Journey LIVE

Jul 08, 2016 - 8:00pm
The Chicago-based Fifth House Ensemble teams up with composer Austin Wintory to present an original, interactive live performance of his Grammy-nominated score to the video game Journey.

Solid Jackson: Autre Ne Veut

June 28, 2016 - 10:00pm
Singers you know. Songs you don't. Unreleased songs by today's most recognizable vocalists in a series of one off performances with the industry's most creative & active musicians.

France Rocks: Jacques Schwarz-Bart

June 30, 2016 - 7:00pm
After playing alongside such luminaries as Roy Hargrove, Danilo Perez, Ari Hoenig, Meshell n’Degeocello, D’angelo or Chucho Valdes, Jacques finally decided to follow his own vision as a band leader. He left Roy Hargrove’s band in 2005 and finalized his Gwoka Jazz Project, gathering some faithful...

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