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James Chirillo

When Benny Goodman played New-York

Four occasions, three years : 1985, 1974 and 1938 “When Benny Goodman played New-York”. “Concert One” that he played during the tribute he received eight months before his death, at the Broadway Ballroom (yes, people were dancing to jazz then) of the newly opened Marriott Marquis Hotel. Two, a more intimate concert performed in 1974 […]

Wynton Marsalis takes his Octet to a college (2017)

July 23, 2017 – Wynton Marsalis Octet – that is Wynton Marsalis (tp), Marcus Printup (tp), Ted Nash (s, fl), Vincent Gardner (tb), Helen Sung (p), James Chirillo (g), Rodney Whitaker (b) & Marion Felder (d) – will perform at Bard College in Annondale on Hudson, NY

Cécile McLorin Salvant releases her second album : ‘WomanChild’…

Cécile McLorin Salvant’s ‘WomanChild’ is her second album released on May 13, 2013 by Mack Avenue/Justintime. Track Listing : 1.St. Louis Gal (J. Russel Robinson) – 03:02 . 2.I Didn’T Know What Time It Was (Lorenz Hart / Richard Rogers) – 06:07 . 3.Nobody (Alex Rogers / Bert Williams) – 03:24 . 4.Womanchild (Cécile Mclorin […]