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Queen of Jazz Annie Brazil takes her final bow, 85

THE country’s queen of Jazz, Annie Brazil (born Justiniana Bulawin), died of pneumonia at the age of 85 on the afternoon of March 5 in Quezon City, her children — singers Richard James B. Merk and singer Rachel Anne Wolfe, and Raffy Wolfe — confirmed in separate Facebook posts on the day of her passing.

It all begins with jazz

AT 2 p.m., artist Gerry Baguio sits alone in his studio surrounded by pieces of cogon paper. To kickstart his creativity, he sets his iPod on the speakers and plays the album In a Silent Way (1969) by Miles Davis. At 4 p.m., he takes a break. And at 7 p.m., he resumes working.

Jazz musician, producer Bob Aves, 64

FILIPINO jazz musician and producer Bob Aves passed away on the night of Jan. 14 in Bacolod City. He was 64 years old.

Chilean band brings jazzy touch to classic game soundtracks

SANTIAGO, Chile — A Chilean band is bringing smooth saxophone melodies and spine-tingling bass lines to classic video game soundtracks in its quest to attract more youngsters to jazz.

International talents unite for 2 nights of jazz

WHAT DO Hubert Laws, Mishka Adams, Gong Myoung, Rosanna Gaerlan, Charito and Doug Little have in common? They all love playing jazz, and they...

Pop star Charlie Puth breathes jazz on new album

LOS ANGELES — Charlie Puth’s silky falsetto made him a global star with the pop ballad “See You Again,” but his roots, he is...

Rebellious jazz pianist Cecil Taylor, 89

NEW YORK — Cecil Taylor, the rebellious pianist whose dissonant, nearly percussion-like approach to the keys helped set the stage for the free jazz...

Jazz man Eddie Katindig, 80

JAZZ MUSICIAN Eddie Katindig or Eddie K passed away at the age of 80 after battling lung cancer. According to his sister, Letty Soriano, Mr....

Jazz, faith, and inspiration

Music Review Solid Ground By Jireh Calo EP AT AGE 17, Jireh Calo was the keyboardist of the band Mann Atti, and together with her eldest sister Nicole,...

Iggy Pop turns 70, sings on experimental jazz album

NEW YORK — Punk legend Iggy Pop has turned 70 with news he is singing on an experimental jazz album, saying the genre’s bare...

Jazz, faith, and inspiration

By Gideon Isidro Music Review Solid Ground By Jireh Calo EP AT AGE 17, Jireh Calo was the keyboardist of the band Mann Atti, and together with her eldest...

Iggy Pop turns 70, sings on experimental jazz album

NEW YORK -- Punk legend Iggy Pop has turned 70 with news he is singing on an experimental jazz album, saying the genre’s bare...