Warren Smith and the Composer’s Workshop Orchestra in concert on March 5, 2013

March 5th, 2013 at 8:00 PM

Warren Smith and the Composer's Workshop Orchestra

Warren Smith and the Composer's Workshop Orchestra
Join us for an innovative and exciting evening
with percussionist Warren Smith and the Composers Workshop Ensemble.
Jazz Night at the John Birks Gillespie Auditorium
At the New York Baha'i Center
53 E 11th St, New York, NY 10003
Admission:
Admission is $15.00 per show, $10.00 for students. Tickets will be sold at the door. Advance tickets may be purchased by credit card only by calling 212-222-5159.

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Jelly’s Last Jam Orchestra, Virginia Theater NYC

 

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  Backstage at the Virginia Theater in New York City with the members of the Jelly’s Last Jam orchestra led by Ms. Linda Twine. Virgil Jones, Stanton Davis, Byron Stripling, Eddie Allen: Trumpets, Bill Easley, George Barrow, Jerome Richardson, Jimmy Cozier: Reeds, Britt Woodman: Trombone, Joseph Daley: Tuba, Leonard Oxley: Piano, Brian Grice: drums, Steve Bargonetti: Banjo, Ben Brown: Bass and conductor Linda Twine. Jelly's Last Jam is a musical with a book by George C. Wolfe, lyrics by Susan Birkenhead, and music by Jelly Roll Morton and Luther Henderson. Based on the life and career of Morton, generally regarded as one of the primary driving forces behind the introduction of jazz to the American public in the early 20th century, it also serves as a social commentary on the African-American experience during the era.

 

A celebration of the life and legacy of Jayne Cortez

THE FAMILY OF JAYNE CORTEZ

INVITES YOU TO A CELEBRATION OF HER LIFE

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2013  2:00 pm

THE GREAT HALL

in the

COOPER UNION FOUNDATION BUILDING

7 East 7th Street

New York, New York

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE SEND A NOTE TO: jaynecortezcelebration@gmail.com

WE ARE TRYING TO REACH OUT TO ALL OF JAYNE'S FRIENDS

SO PLEASE FEEL FREE TO FORWARD THIS NOTE 

The Edwards-Cortez Family request that in lieu of flowers please send a donation to the Organization of Women Writers of Africa, Inc., the non-profit, for which Jayne was Co-Founder and President, in support of Yari Yari Ntoaso. http://africanastudies.as.nyu.edu/object/Yari-2013-Ghana.html

A tax deductible donation in Jayne's honor can be made to:

OWWA

P.O. Box 652 Village Station, NY 10014

or online: http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/318981

For more information about OWWA or YYN, which is free and open to the public:http://owwainc.org/index.html

We would also like to encourage those of you with statements, tributes or testimonials they would like to share about Jayne to please go to her website where you will find a space for comments.  We would love to hear what you have to share.

www.jaynecortez08.com

 

Tribute to Jayne Cortez Feb 2, 2013

Saturday February 2nd, 2013

9:00PM - 10:00PM - Bill Cole - A Tribute to Jayne Cortez

 

Bill Cole - Double Reeds & Didjerido ………………Althea Sully-Cole - Voice & Kora


Joseph Daley – Tuba………………….…………………….Warren Smith - Drums

 

Clemente Soto Velez - Educational & Cultural Center
107 Suffolk Street
New York, NY 10002map it

 

http://artsforart.org/event/evolving-voice/schedule

 

2013 Winter Jazz Fest……………….

On January 11 I had a wonderful performance with Jacob Garchik’s  Heavens Atheist Gospel Trombone choir, it was a wonderful set of inspired music…………………. 

2013 NYC Winter Jazzfest

NYC WINTER JAZZFEST 2013
Bowery Electric

Jacob Garchik - Lead trombone, compositions
Joe Daley - Sousaphone
Josh Roseman, Jason Jackson - Trombones
Curtis Hasselbring, Alan Ferber, Reut Regev - Trombones
Brian Drye - Baritone horn
Kenny Wolleson - Drums

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Then on January 12th, I performed another exciting set of music with Hazmat Modine. What a happening two days of music for me…………………………..

2013 NYC Winter Jazzfest

NYC WINTER JAZZFEST 2013
Hazmat Modine

Wade Schuman - lead vocals, harmonica and guitar
Joe Daley - sousaphone
Steve Elson - sax, clarinet, piccolo
Reut Regev - trombone
Pam Fleming - trumpet, flugelhorn
Michael Gomez - guitar, steel guitar, vocals
Pete Smith -guitar and vocals
Rich Huntley - drums
Rachelle Garniez - accordion, claviola, vocals.

Venue | Tickets | Map | NYC Winter Jazzfest Facebook

 

22 Magazine Interview

I had a recent interview with 22 magazine. The article reveals interesting insights into my life and career. There is also a link to some beautiful music.

I wish to thank Catherine Gilbert for this opportunity.

 

http://www.the22magazine.com/V3/Pages/JosephDaleyInterview.html

 

Augusta Savage Gallery…..Oct 15, 2012

On October 15th I will be doing a duo performance with multi-instrumentalist Marty Ehrlich at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. The venue will be the beautiful Augusta Savage Gallery. We will be exploring the various color and textural possibilities available between the many instruments we play.   Tuba, Euphonium, Saxophone, Flute, are just a few of instruments that will be used during this unique performance………….

October 15th, 2012 at 7:00 PM

Joseph Daley & Marty Ehrlich

Augusta Savage Gallery

at the University of Massachusetts Amherst

A masterful explosion of sound by these veterans of the saxophone and tuba.

The event is free and open to the public.

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Jazz Composers Orchestra Institute

I will be attending the Jazz Composers Orchestra Institute from August 7-11, It will be a wonderful opportunity to develop resources to assist me in the application of my personal compositional skills to the Symphony Orchestra. There will be seminars by mentor composers, George Lewis, Anthony Davis, Anne LeBaron, Paul Chihara, Nicole Mitchell, James Newton, Alvin Singleton, and Derek Bermel……..Should be an enlightening week.

Jazz Composers Orchestra Institute (JCOI)

Jazz Composers Orchestra Institute (JCOI)

The
American Composers Orchestra (ACO) and Center for Jazz Studies at Columbia University (CJS), in cooperation with The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music, and EarShot, the National Orchestra Composition Discovery Network, will present the second JJazz Composers Orchestra Institute (JCOI) from August 7-11, 2012 at UCLA
The institute will provide 38 talented jazz and improvisational composers with the teaching and resources to explore how they can adapt their unique styles to a symphony orchestra.
The Institute culminates on Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 8pm with a concert performed by wild Up at Schoenberg Hall at UCLA.

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Hazmat Modine _ Moscow, Russia _ July, 2012

 

HM MOSCOW_2012

On July 11, 2012 Hazmat Modine performed an outstanding concert at The Palace on Yauza in Moscow, Russia. It is a beautiful old concert hall with excellent natural acoustics and a huge stage suitable for mounting any project. The interior space looks like a small Carnegie Hall.

New SKB Sousaphone Case Inaugurate Tour 2012

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         I have purchased a new lighter more stream line sousaphone case for the Hazmat Modine 2012 summer tour, Hope it holds up well  to those tough baggage handlers………………………………

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Hazmat Modine Summer Tour Schedule _2012

Hazmat Modine Road Shot

 

HAZMAT MODINE

EUROPEAN SUMMER TOUR '12

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July 6th - July 21st


Jaro Medien

July 6th - Festival des Musiques d'Ici et d'Ailleurs 7:00pm 
Place de la RépubliqueChalons en Champagne - France

July 7th - COGNAC BLUES PASSIONS Cognac - France

July 8th - BURG OPEN AIR Burgruine Saarburg - Germany

July 9th - DAS BETT (Club Show) Frankfurt - Germany

July 11th - Club Moscow - Russia

July 13th - SAYAN RING FESTIVAL Siberia, Russia

July 14th - SAYAN RING FESTIVAL Siberia, Russia

July 15th - SAYAN RING FESTIVAL Siberia, Russia

July 17th - FESTIVAL BARABITT 9:00pm Villa Simonetta, Milan - Italy

July 18th - GIARDINI GINA BIANCHI / Sconfinart Festival 9:00pm Suzzara (Mantova) - Italy

July 19th - Sagrato Chiesa della Collegiata 9:30pm Verucchio - Italy

July 21st - BILBAO FESTIVAL MUSIK AIRE 10:30pm Bilbao - Spain

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HAZMAT MODINE in CANADA:

Salmon Arm 20th Annual

ROOTS & BLUES FESTIVAL!

August 17th and 19th

http://www.rootsandblues.ca/


 

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Our Next New York City Performance:

IS AT THE

EIGHT ANNUAL


NEW YORK GYPSY FESTIVAL

Sept. 8th, 2012

@

DROM

85 Ave A (b/w 5th & 6th), New York City, 10009 (212) 777-1157

http://www.dromnyc.com/contact

With special guests and double bill with the great band:

Sway Machinery

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Birthday Celebrations for my Son and Grandson…………..

Christopher Birthday Collage 1

 

Christopher Daley’s Birthday Celebration in Pennsylvania on June 29, 2012…….Chris is the best son any father can hope for, a wonderful and delightful person……………………………………………….

 

Wynton's Collage 1

 

My grandson Wynton is also a wonderful and delight person……We had a outstanding birthday celebration at  Field Station Dinosaur in Secaucus NJ. He had a glorious time…………………. 

 

Wynton's Collage 2  

 

 

                                      Wynton's Collage 3

Joseph Daley’s Virtues and Portraits CD Recording Session

String Session Group 1

 

Joseph Daley's Virtues and Portraits CD recording sessions at MSR Studios with Curtis Stewart, Mazz Swift, Jason Hwang, Skye Steele, Charles Burnham, Elektra Kurtis, Jessie Montgomery, Sarah Bernstein, Nick Revel, Jannina Kara Norpoth, Trevor New, Nora Krohn, Akua Dixon, Marika Hughes, Amanda Gookin, Rubin Kodheli, Ken Filiano, Ben Brown, Lafayette Harris, Jr., and Warren Smith, with Wanda Daley, Scott Lehrer, Robert O Haire, and Jeff Burns.
Photograph by Scott Friedlander ©2012

This endeavor is the follow-up project to “The Seven Deadly Sins” on Jaro. The compositions are orchestrated for string ensemble and percussion.and explores the concept of “The Seven Cardinal Virtues”……………………………………………………..