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McCoy Tyner, iconic and influential jazz pianist, dies

NEW YORK (AP) - McCoy Tyner, the groundbreaking and influential jazz pianist and the last surviving member of the John Coltrane Quartet, has died....

Review: On the rebound, Madeira finds the power in healing

Phil Madeira, “Open Heart” (Mercyland Records)The final song on Phil Madeira’s new album is “Monk,” as in Thelonious, and it’s a savory celebration of...

Noted jazz keyboardist Lyle Mays dies at age 66

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Lyle Mays, a jazz keyboardist whose work, chiefly with the Pat Metheny Group, won nearly a dozen Grammy Awards, died...

Noted jazz keyboardist Lyle Mays dies at 66

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Lyle Mays, a jazz keyboardist whose work, chiefly with the Pat Metheny Group, won nearly a dozen Grammy Awards, died...

Margo Lion, Broadway producer of “Hairspray,” dead at 75

NEW YORK (AP) - Broadway producer Margo Lion, who helped bring the Tony Award-winning musicals “Jelly's Last Jam” and “Hairspray” to the stage and...

Margo Lion, Broadway producer of “Hairspray,” dead at 75

NEW YORK (AP) - Broadway producer Margo Lion, who helped bring the Tony Award-winning musicals “Jelly's Last Jam” and “Hairspray” to the stage and...

Jazz composer and saxophone player Jimmy Heath dies at 93

NEW YORK (AP) - Jimmy Heath, a Grammy-nominated jazz saxophonist and composer who performed with such greats as Miles Davis and John Coltrane before...

Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019

A lauded writer who brought to light stories overshadowed by prejudice. An actress and singer who helped embody the manufactured innocence of the 1950s....

Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019

A lauded writer who brought to light stories overshadowed by prejudice. An actress and singer who helped embody the manufactured innocence of the 1950s....

Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019

A lauded writer who brought to light stories overshadowed by prejudice. An actress and singer who helped embody the manufactured innocence of the 1950s....