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Sunday Afternoon Jazz - Doug Munro

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Sunday Afternoon Jazz - Doug Munro

Time: July 10, 2011 from 3pm to 5pm
Location: Howland Cultural Center
Street: 477 Main
City/Town: Beacon
Website or Map: http://www.howlandculturalcen…
Phone: 914-474-7758
Event Type: concert
Organized By: Mike Jurkovic
Latest Activity: Jun 27, 2011

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Doug has received two Grammy nominations and two NAIRD awards. Amazon.com picked Boogaloo to Beck , on which Doug performed, arranged, and co-produced, as one of its Top Ten Jazz CD’s of 2003. Doug also did orchestration work on the Oscar winning documentary When We Were Kings.

He has appeared on over 50 recordings as a sideman, producer, and arranger working with a diverse array of artists including Dr. John, Michael Brecker, and Dr. Lonnie Smith. Doug has over 75 original published compositions and over 300 recorded arrangements by the finest players on the scene today. His current CD Big Boss Bossa Nova 2.0 has garnered rave reviews from critics, fans, and musicians. Doug continues to actively perform with close to 100 live dates per year.

As an educator Doug created and was Director of the Jazz Studies Program at The Conservatory of Music at Purchase College from 1993-2002. He continues to teach there as Director Emeritus. This esteemed jazz program boasts a faculty that includes John Abercrombie, Todd Coolman, Jon Faddis, Eric Alexander, John Riley and many other top jazz performers.

Sunday, July 10  3-5pm
$15.00
Tickets www.howlandculturalcenter.org

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