GMN Features Exclusive Branford Marsalis Audio and Video Webcast April 6-May 3

Apr 04, 2001, 01:00 ET from Global Music Network

    NEW YORK, April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Music Network
 (http://www.gmn.com), the leading Internet destination for jazz, opera,
 classical music and the live arts, presents free, on-demand webcasts 24/7.
 Multi-Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Branford Marsalis is the featured jazz
 and classical webcast of the month with several complete performances from his
 new classical crossover recording, Creation.
     Creation is a collaboration with the virtuoso Orpheus Chamber Orchestra,
 and features the works of jazz-influenced French composers Debussy, Faure,
 Ibert, Milhaud, Ravel and Satie. The audio webcast features a 16 minute
 documentary that includes interview segments with Marsalis as well as three
 complete performances from the CD: Erik Satie, Gymnopedia No. 3; Maurice
 Ravel, Pavane pur une infante defunte; Darius Milhaud, Opening Movement,
 Vif - Scaramouche, Suite for Saxophone and Orchestra. The video webcast
 features a 4-minute documentary that includes interview segments with
 Marsalis. On-demand audio and video webcasts will be available through May 3.
     Exclusive Jazz Webcasts on GMN this April are featured for two days, but
 available for ten days. Several of the April webcasts were recorded live at
 the 2001 IAJE Conference in New York City, and are making their debut on GMN.
 Following is the jazz webcast schedule:
 
     GMN.COM APRIL:
     April 4      Clark Terry Live at Birdland
     April 5-6    The Dave Brubeck Quartet Live at Birdland
     April 7-8    Guy Barker Live at the MMF
     April 9-10   Maria Schneider Live at the 2001 IAJE Conference in New York
     April 11-12  Dave Liebman Big Band Live at the 2001 IAJE Conference,
                  New York
     April 13-14  Billy Taylor Live at the 2001 IAJE Conference in New York
     April 15-16  Larry Coryell and the Eleventh House Reunion Band Live at
                  Birdland
     April 17-18  Nnenna Freelon Live from New Orleans
     April 19-20  Monty Alexander live at the JVC Jazz Festival
     April 21-22  Kitty Margolis Live at the Women in Jazz Festival
     April 23-24  T.S. Monk at Birdland
     April 25-26  Ron Carter Live at Birdland
     April 27-28  Deanna Witkowski Live at the Women in Jazz Festival
     April 29-30  Trudi Pitts Live at the Women in Jazz Festival
 
 

SOURCE Global Music Network
    NEW YORK, April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Music Network
 (http://www.gmn.com), the leading Internet destination for jazz, opera,
 classical music and the live arts, presents free, on-demand webcasts 24/7.
 Multi-Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Branford Marsalis is the featured jazz
 and classical webcast of the month with several complete performances from his
 new classical crossover recording, Creation.
     Creation is a collaboration with the virtuoso Orpheus Chamber Orchestra,
 and features the works of jazz-influenced French composers Debussy, Faure,
 Ibert, Milhaud, Ravel and Satie. The audio webcast features a 16 minute
 documentary that includes interview segments with Marsalis as well as three
 complete performances from the CD: Erik Satie, Gymnopedia No. 3; Maurice
 Ravel, Pavane pur une infante defunte; Darius Milhaud, Opening Movement,
 Vif - Scaramouche, Suite for Saxophone and Orchestra. The video webcast
 features a 4-minute documentary that includes interview segments with
 Marsalis. On-demand audio and video webcasts will be available through May 3.
     Exclusive Jazz Webcasts on GMN this April are featured for two days, but
 available for ten days. Several of the April webcasts were recorded live at
 the 2001 IAJE Conference in New York City, and are making their debut on GMN.
 Following is the jazz webcast schedule:
 
     GMN.COM APRIL:
     April 4      Clark Terry Live at Birdland
     April 5-6    The Dave Brubeck Quartet Live at Birdland
     April 7-8    Guy Barker Live at the MMF
     April 9-10   Maria Schneider Live at the 2001 IAJE Conference in New York
     April 11-12  Dave Liebman Big Band Live at the 2001 IAJE Conference,
                  New York
     April 13-14  Billy Taylor Live at the 2001 IAJE Conference in New York
     April 15-16  Larry Coryell and the Eleventh House Reunion Band Live at
                  Birdland
     April 17-18  Nnenna Freelon Live from New Orleans
     April 19-20  Monty Alexander live at the JVC Jazz Festival
     April 21-22  Kitty Margolis Live at the Women in Jazz Festival
     April 23-24  T.S. Monk at Birdland
     April 25-26  Ron Carter Live at Birdland
     April 27-28  Deanna Witkowski Live at the Women in Jazz Festival
     April 29-30  Trudi Pitts Live at the Women in Jazz Festival
 
 SOURCE  Global Music Network