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Davis takes oath as new Augusta mayor

...examined "in a holistic fashion" and as "life centers," not "chess pieces on the budget board."After the speech, jazz singer Niki Harris with Karen Gordon, Travis Shaw and Edwin Hamilton belted out Harvest for the World and Presence of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-05/davis-takes-oath-new-aug
Ramblin' Rhodes: Newman changed way we listen to Cajun, bluegrass

...Dictionary clearly denote. REMEMBERING JIMMY SCOTT: Thanks to Augusta resident Matthew Buzzell, the world will remember jazz singer and Cleveland, Ohio, native Jimmy Scott who died at his home in Las Vegas on Thursday, June 12, at 88.Buzzell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-01/newman-changed-way-we
Music By Turner: Juber will share Grammy-winning talent with guitar

...Indigo Sky.In the mid-'70s, Juber was a London-based session musician who had worked with the legendary English jazz singer Cleo Laine. The producer of that recording was none other than Sir George Martin, the man who had worked with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-09-04/music-turner-juber-wi
Augusta State University film professor has found his calling

...Two of his films were part of the PBS series Independent Lens. Jimmy Scott: If You Only Knew, on the legendary jazz singer, received the audience award in 2004. Companeras featured Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles, an all-female mariachi...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2012-04-12/augusta-state-un
Stuff to do

...faculty and staff are admitted free. Children younger than 6 will not be admitted. A CHICAGO BARBER Chicago-based jazz singer and pianist Patricia Barber will performs at 8 tonight at the Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St. The musician is appearing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/24/ent_549283.shtml
Things to Do | Augusta State University
Gospel mainstay Take 6 embraces jazz standards

...came from the band accepting that while it will always be a gospel group and an a cappella act, the members are also jazz singers. The album celebrates Take 6's jazz leanings with its interpretations of American Songbook classics."I mean...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/going-out/music/2010-02-10/gospel-mainsta
Applause | Music | entertainment | Things to Do | Life
Film signaled demise of the silent movie

...1928, the year the F.W. Murnau movie Sunrise was released, the film industry was at a crossroads. That year, The Jazz Singer, starring a singing Al Jolson, was released, ushering in the era of sound. Sunrise was part of the revolution...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/06/mov_9407.shtml
Movies
Hollywood loves a good song when it comes to movie titles

...title muse just isn't performing up to par. That's when wholesale theft comes into play. Since the release of The Jazz Singer, movies have looked to popular music for titular inspiration. Most often, it's a case of good songs becoming bad...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/11/uhl_444862.shtml
Steven Uhles
The week ahead

...your last chance to make a Downtown Lunch Date. The Riverwalk Special Events May brown bag concert series closes with jazz singer Kari Gaffney from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Augusta Common. Buy lunch from Firehouse Subs there or take your own...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/23/met_454012.shtml
Metro
Jazz singer's affinity for Augusta brings him back to city, friends

For jazz singer A. London Arrington, being the first artist with trombonist Wycliffe...That's the main drag." A JAZZY EVENING WHAT: Augusta After Dark with jazz singer A. London Arrington WHERE: Club Malibu, 1511 North Leg Road WHEN...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/25/mus_435489.shtml
Music