Tag Archives: Jazz

Tuesday Open Thread | Jazz Week: Duke Ellington

Today’s Jazz figure is Duke Ellington.   Duke Ellington was the most important composer in the history of jazz as well as being a bandleader who held his large group together continuously for almost 50 years. The two aspects of … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Jazz Week : Louis Armstrong

This week was inspired by the latest in the White House’s Music Series: Jazz. Today’s gift from America to the world is Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong. Louis Armstrong was the first important soloist to emerge in jazz, and he became the … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Jill Scott Week

Happy Monday, Everyone! This week’s featured artist is Jill Scott. Jill Scott (born April 4, 1972) is an American singer, model and actress. Her 2000 debut, Who Is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds Vol. 1, went platinum, and the followups … Continue reading

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Seerendipity SOUL | Friday Open Thread | Kenny G

Happy Friday, Everyone. Hope you’re enjoying Kenny G this week.

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Serendipity SOUL | Tuesday Open Thread | Kenny G Week

More Kenny G! Forever in Love Going Home

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Sunday Open Thread

Happy Sunday, Everyone! We conclude this Sade Week with 2 of my favorites. PEARLS BY YOUR SIDE

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Serendipity SOUL | Friday Open Thread | Sade Week!

Happy Friday, Everyone! Hope you’re enjoying the fabulous Ms SADE. Here you go, Brother Tyren. No Ordinary Love

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