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Saxophonist/Composer Darryl Yokley & Painter Dave Emmanuel Noel to Release New Album “Pictures at an African Exhibition” on April 20th, 2018


 
Saxophonist/Composer Darryl Yokley Collaborates
with Painter Dave Emmanuel Noel for Visual Companion
Pieces Supporting Each Song on New Album,
Pictures at an African Exhibition
 
Picture yourself strolling through the doors of an art gallery or into the marble halls of an art museum. The walls are lined with bold, colorful images, some vivid abstracts, many assertively figurative.

Legendary Michael Jackson HIStory Statue Unveiled at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas


 
Legendary Michael Jackson HIStory Statue Unveiled at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, July 28
 
PR Newswire – LAS VEGAS, July 29, 2016 – On Thursday, July 28, the Estate of Michael Jackson teamed up with Michael Jackson ONE by Cirque du Soleil and Mandalay Bay to pay tribute to the King of Pop as they unveiled his iconic HIStory Statue.

The Ellis Marsalis Center For Music Opens In New Orleans

Ellis Marsalis Center For Music Opens in New Orleans Musicians’ Village


As the sixth anniversary of
Hurricane Katrina approaches, the unveiling of the Music Center restores
hope in the Musicians’ Village, Upper Ninth Ward and the wider New
Orleans community 


NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Nearly six years ago, shortly after Hurricane Katrina wreaked havoc on the New Orleans Community, Saxophonist Branford Marsalis and singer/pianist/actor Harry Connick Jr.
decided to build a haven to protect and preserve their beloved city’s
rich musical culture. Located at 1901 Bartholomew Street in the heart of
the Musicians’ Village in the Upper Ninth Ward, and named for one of
the city’s most influential pianists, educators and living legends, the
Ellis Marsalis Center For Music is a state of the art facility to
support ongoing development of New Orleans music and culture. On August 25, 2011,
the dream came to life as the Center’s performance hall hosted local
residents, fellow musicians, supporters, friends and family for its
grand opening. To continue, please click “MORE”!