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Roscoe Mitchell, Gerald Clayton, Marilyn Bergman Honored at 2018 ASCAP Jazz Awards
Ceremony also recognizes ASCAP Foundation Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composer Award recipients
The ASCAP Foundation Announces 2018 Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composer Award Recipients
David Leon's New Thing at Newport
ASCAP jazz composer/musician talks music, upbringing and playing the Newport Jazz Festival on 8/5, as part of The ASCAP Foundation/Newport partnership
ASCAP Member Henry Threadgill Wins a Pulitzer
Avant-garde jazz composer Henry Threadgill has been awarded the Pulitzer Prize in its hundredth year.
Jazz Composition in the Digital Age
Technology has always impacted jazz composition. But how has the digital age changed the way that jazz musicians work and thrive? Music critic and ASCAP composer Ted Gioia traces how jazz and tech intertwine, from the early piano rolls through the latest remixing software.
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