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2019

Harlem School of the Arts and the National Jazz Museum in Harlem presents Catskill Jazz Factory’s The Spirit of Harlem - Broadway World

The pastoral work of making sustainable jazz - Hudson Valley 360 - Almanac Weekly

Bard’s Spiegeltent to host Catskill Jazz Factory’s “Singers & Songbooks” series - Hudson Valley 360 Almanac Weekly

Hudson Valley summer theater offerings plentiful, from SummerScape to Powerhouse - Poughkeepsie Journal

Spend July with PS21 and the Hottest Music Around - Hudson Valley 360

‘Ladies of the Blues’ in Weekend Events - The Collaborative Magazine

R.I. Recommends Ladies of the Blues - Rural Intelligence

Catskill Jazz Factory’s Ladies of the Blue - Rural Intelligence

Best Bets - Times Herald-Record

Venezuelan Virtuosos at Bard - The Millbrook Independent

Bard Fisher Center and Catskill Jazz Factory present The Vibes of Venezuela - Hudson Valley 360

Bard Summerscape announces 2019 season - Broadway World

Bard’s 2019 Summerscape celebrates composer Erich Wolfgang Korngold - Daily Freeman

Mozart Masterpiece to Dominate the New Generation Festival’s 2019 Lineup - Opera Wire

Farinacci Trumpet Blast in Millbrook - Millbrook Independent

Bard’s Sound the Trumpet Series Returns February 2019 - Chronogram Magazine

The Fisher Center and Catskill Jazz Factory Present Sound the Trumpet! - Bard News

Richard Strauss at Millbrook Library - Millbrook Independent

2018

Hold the Date - Poughkeepsie Journal

Music & Dance - Times Herald Record

Cecile Salvant enchants at Bard College - Millbrook Independent

Vocalist Cécile McLorin Salvant and pianist Dan Tepfer perform at Bard - Hudson Valley One

Cécile McLorin Salvant and Dan Tepfer perform Dec. 22 at Bard College's Sosnoff Theater - Daily Freeman

Cécile McLorin Salvant and pianist Dan Tepfer: Les Belles Chansons Françaises - Hudson Valley 360

REVIEW: Range of jazz selections brought new definition to Fisher Center’s ‘The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari’ - The Berkshire Edge

Catskills' 23A Arts plans season of ambitious music - Times Union Albany

New York Botanical Garden honors 300th anniversary of New Orleans at this year's Summer Concert Series - NYMetroParents

Ladies of the Blues - Ulster County Press

Catskill Jazz Factory raises the roof - Millbrook Independent

Catskill Jazz Factory presents Ladies of the Blues at Woodstock Playhouse - Hudson Valley One

For one night only, Brahms' 1st Symphony and Radiohead's OK Computer - Bklyner

The Stereo Hideout Orchestra brings 'Brahms v Radiohead' to Brooklyn's Kings Theatre - Broadway World

Full-Tilt Sanctified - Millbrook Independent

When Song Could Really Sing - Millbrook Independent

Jazzing the Parlor - Millbrook Independent

The Big Parlor at Bard - Millbrook Independent

The 3 faces of Damien Sneed at Bard - Hudson Valley One

Concert series opens Feb. 9 with ‘Music & Words’ at LUMA Theater in Annandale-on-Hudson - Daily Freeman

Catskill Jazz Factory presents concert series Feb 9 - Chronogram

Puccini & Bechet in the Parlor - Millbrook Independent

Opera & Jazz, Side by Side: Puccini & Bechet, 23Arts Initiative & Catskill Jazz Factory - Hudson Sounds

3 Things to Do Upstate the Weekend of Jan 19-21 - Upstater

Jazz Meets Opera in Tannersville - Chronogram Magazine

2017

13 spooky events for Halloween - Brokelyn

Hersch-Fortner Piano Concert at Bard - The Millbrook Independent

'Jazz & Chihuly, Songs of Protest & Reconciliation,' New York Botanical Garden Summer Concert Series - Carole di Tosti

Concert Review: Jazz & Chihuly, Songs of Protest & Reconciliation at New York Botanical Garden - Seattle Pi

Photos: Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice - Daily Freeman

Dan Tepfer to play in Windham - Hudson Valley One

Smiles of a Summerscape night - Hudson Valley One

Summer fun kicks off this weekend - The Poughkeepsie Journal

The Jazz Disturbance with Piers Playfair - WGXC Hands-On Radio 90.7

2017 Summer Concert Series at New York Botanical Garden: JAZZ & CHIHULY - CitiTourNY

NY Botanical Garden's Summer Concert Series to Begin June 16 - Westchester Magazine

Bard's Celebration of Jazz / Catskill Jazz Factory - The Millbrook Independent

'Celebrating 100 Years of Jazz' on May 13 at Sosnoff Theater in Annandale-on-Hudson - The Daily Freeman

Take Five: Diana Krall, Romero Lubambo, Jimmy Greene, Chris Washburne, Vijay Iyer - WBGO

NYBG Presents Summer Concert Series: Jazz & Chihuly - Jazz News

Live Music Roundup, April 7-9 - Hudson Valley One

Two Entertainers with Two Loves - The Millbrook Independent

French chansons in Tannersville and at Bard - Hudson Valley One

Jazz duo Dan Tepfer and Aaron Diehl to perform as part of 'Uncharted Series' at Greenwich House Music School - Broadway World

John Waters, Sandra Bernhard, Chopin and jazz set for Bard SummerScape - Poughkeepsie Journal

Special Events - Hudson Valley Magazine

French Salon at Bard - The Millbrook Independent

2016

10 Questions with musician John Lumpkin II - Jacksonville Cultural Council

Ragtime, Joplin, the Birth of Jazz and Sounds of Brazil at 23Arts Summer Music & Jazz Festival - Watershed Post

THE JOY OF SAX celebrated in fifth weekend of 23Arts Summer Music & Jazz Festival - Watershed Post

'The Joy of Sax' at Villa Vosilla in Tannersville on July 29 - Daily Freeman

Music Mountain anniversary season continues with Harlem String Quartet - Litchfield County Times

Music Mountain Summer Festival continues July 30-31 - The Register Citizen

Jazz, Blues and German Lieder showcased in fourth weekend of 23Arts Summer Music & Jazz Festival - Watershed Post

Music Mountain's festival continues with Avalon String Quartet, Catskill Jazz Factory - The Register Citizen

The First of Five Catskill Jazz Concerts this Saturday - Music Mountain Summer Chamber Music Festival

23Arts Summer Music & Jazz Festival host to five weeks of Catskill Jazz Factory residencies - Watershed Post

23Arts Summer Music & Jazz Festival host to five weeks of Catskill Jazz Factory residencies - Windham Journal

Dutchess Tourism - Catskill Jazz Factory presents Jazz at the Spiegeltent 2016 Bard ~ SummerScape Series

Broadway World - Music Mountain to Present Avalon String Quartet with Soyeon Kate Lee & More, 7/23-24

Almanac Weekly - Catskill Jazz Factory to present Jazzmeia Horn at Bard's Spiegeltent

Daily Freeman - Jazz Horn performs July 7 at Bard Spiegeltent

Daily Freeman - Bard SummerScape 2016 opens July 1

Jazz Festivals Worldwide - 23Arts Initiative Announces 2016 Summer Music & Jazz Festival

Republican American - Jazz comes to the Mountain

Almanac Weekly - Greenville Drive-in Reopens with Breakfast at Tiffany's screening, oysters & jazz

Jazz Festivals Worldwide - Music Mountain Announces New Collaboration with Catskill Jazz Factory

Broadway World - Music Mountain to Launch New Collaboration with the Catskill Jazz Factory

Times Union Albany - Scene & Heard: Shucks, drive-in's gettin' fancy!

The Rogovoy Report - South African Jazz All-Stars to Perform at Bard

Almanac Weekly - Uhadi & all-star guests perform Salute to Africa at Bard

Windham Journal - Fisher Center and Catskill Jazz Factory Present South African jazz masters Uhadi

Bard College Fisher Center - Fisher Center and Catskill Jazz Factory Present South African jazz masters Uhadi

The Millbrook Independent - Three on a piano

Almanac Weekly - Improv Cubed at Bard's Fisher Center

Daily Freeman - 'Improv Cubed' jazz program premieres at Bard on Saturday

Daily Freeman - 'IMPROV CUBED: From Bach to the Great American Songbook' at Bard College on March 19

Upstater - This Weekend in the Catskills

The Millbrook Independent - Millbrook Library Paris Cabaret

Windham Journal - Free lecture: Piano and vocal performance

The Rogovoy Report - Dan Tepfer and ICE kick off Catskill Jazz series at Bard

Windham Journal - New project 'Acoustic Informatics' hold local concerts

Almanac Weekly - Dan Tepfer to perform with ICE at Bard

Daily Freeman - Bard College center hosts 'Acoustic Informatics' on Jan. 29

Times Union Albany - Arts news in brief

91.3 WIOX Roxbury - Dan Tepfer talks Acoustic Informatics

Berkshire on Stage and Screen - 2016 schedule for multi-faceted Music Mountain Chamber Music Festival announced

The Millbrook Independent - Millbrook Library Swings

Poughkeepsie Journal - Enjoy Top Picks

Broadway World - Richard Goode, Emerson, Borromeo, and more lead MUSIC MOUNTAIN'S 2016 season

2015

Daily Freeman - Jazz concert series opens Jan. 29 at Bard College

Almanac Weekly - Double Trouble: Dan Tepfer and Aaron Diehl join forces at Bard

Evensi - Catskill Jazz Factory presents DOUBLE TROUBLE: Jazz Meets Classical

Poughkeepsie Journal - Bard's big band jazz, by way of Europe and the Jersey shore

Almanac Weekly - The Catskill jazz revival: Bringing America's original art form to a new generation

Watershed Post - Chamber music kicks off summer of concerts in Tannersville

Huffington Post - A Dozen Cool and Classic Ways to Best Experience the Northern Catskills NY

Nippertown Magazine - LIVE: Cécile McLorin Salvant & Aaron Diehl Trio @ Bard College’s Fisher Center

Poughkeepsie Journal - Billie Holiday: A life, a legacy, a concert at Bard

Almanac Weekly - Aaron Diehl Trio and Cécile McLorin Salvant play Billie Holiday Centenary at Bard

Chronogram Magazine - Lady Day's Night

Bard College - The Fisher Center and Catskill Jazz Factory present Billie Holiday Centenary Tribute featuring the Aaron Diehl Trio and Cécile McLorin Salvant

The Poughkeepsie Journal - Enjoy Top Picks

The Windham Journal - Catskill Jazz Factory announces 2015 program

The Daily Freeman - Catskill Jazz Factory comes to Millbrook High School for April 10 Concert

The Daily Freeman - Catskill Jazz Factory presents Walking Distance at Millbrook Free Library

The Daily Freeman - Jazz and dinner at Deer Mountain Inn in Tannersville on Jan. 10

2014

Catskill Daily Mail - Getting jazzed up on the mountaintop

Catskill Daily Mail - HTC hits the sweetest notes

Register-Star - LIVING TODAY: Revitalizing the mountaintop through jazz

Almanac Weekly - Dan Tepfer to perform Bach's Goldberg Variations in Hunter

Catskill Mountain Foundation - Interview with Aaron Diehl: The Musical Weaver, the Jazz Composer, the Real Deal

Catskill Mountain Foundation - The Process, the Questions and the Variations: An Interview with Dan Tepfer

WBGO 88.3-FM - Chris Washburne and Piers Playfair: Listen Now

Watershed Post - Tannersville bets big on arts; launches third season of Jazz Factory

Almanac Weekly - Marcus Roberts & the Catskill Jazz Factory Joy of Jazz festival

WGXC 90.7-FM - Interview with Marcus Roberts, Artist in residence at the Catskill Jazz Factory

Chronogram Magazine - Joy of Jazz Week

The Daily Mail - Sweet and super: Jazz greats to assemble in Tannersville

Metroland - Rough Mix: Valley Jazz

Jazz Spotlight - The Ultimate Summer Jazz Festivals Guide: August 2014

Hudson Valley Magazine - 15 of the Best Festivals, Performances and Events in the Catskills

Times Union Albany - Sounds of Harlem drift north

Green Door Magazine - A weekend with the Catskill Jazz Factory

The Millbrook Independent - MHS Jazz Band Jam with South African Ensemble

Almanac Weekly - South African jazz supergroup Uhadi & Etienne Charles to play Bearsville

Robin Hood Radio WHDD - Interview w/ Piers Playfair

Poughkeepsie Journal - The sounds of South Africa sweep in

Almanac Weekly - Piers & Lucy Playfair jazz up the Catskills

Chronogram Magazine - Uhadi Plays Bearsville Theater

2013

Guide Magazine - October 2013

The Daily Mail - Two shots of jazz, straight up

Hudson Valley Almanac - Jazz in Tannersville - August 5

Chronogram - Jazz Weekend Heats up Tannersville - August

Guide Magazine - July

Irockjazz reviews Aaron's album

Piers Interviewed by Philip Grant

WBGO - Aaron Diehl on WBGO.org - April


NY Times - Review of Aaron Diehl's new album "The Bespoke Man's Narrative"

2012

NY Times - Adding Pages to a Songbook, Cecile McLorin Salvant

NY Daily News - Young jazz piano star Aaron Diehl is happiest in a group setting

NY Times - Cecile McLorin Salvant, Jazz Vocalist, Tweaks Expectations

Thelonius Monk Institute of Jazz - Congratulations to Jamison Ross (2012 participant) for winning 1st prize at the 2012 Thelonious Monk Drums Competition

WGXC Hudson Radio 90.7FM Interview with Piers & Aaron