Grammy winner gives freely to Juneau

...His Christmas album, which will be released in October, includes special guests like Carrie Underwood. He has won three Grammy awards, an American Music Award and more than 40 Dove awards, and recently performed at The Kennedy Center and Carnegie Hall...
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Photo: Grammy winners play at JDHS

Multiple Grammy Award-winning artists Bela Fleck, left, and Chick Corea play for a full house during a Juneau Arts & Humanities Council event at the Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium on Monday.
Grammy Award Winner Michael W. Smith to Perform in Juneau

...acclaimed singer, songwriter and musician who has sold more than 15 million albums, achieved 28 No. 1 songs, earned three Grammy Awards, one American Music Award and more than 40 Dove Awards. Most recently, in honor of ASCAP's 100th Anniversary, Smith...
Made in America

Opens Friday, Jul 11, 2014 Synopsis: Oscar-winning director Ron Howard takes music fans inside the world of Grammy-award-winning artist Jay-Z in this concert documentary shot in 2012, during a two-day music festival in Philadelphia. The film includes appearances by Jay-Z, Kanye West, Pearl Jam, Gary Clark Jr., D'Angelo, Dirty Projectors, the Hives, Miike Snow, Janelle Monáe, Odd Future, Rita Ora, Passion Pit, Run-D.M.C., Santigold, Jill Scott, and Skrillex. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

In the stacks: New picture books

...Levine) as well as the titles below."Grammy Lamby and the Secret Handshake," written...doesn't want to do the special handshake with Grammy Lamby when she comes to visit. But one visit Grammy stays extra-long: there's been a big...
Bromberg Quintet kicks off Juneau Jazz & Classics Decades later, Bromberg returned to the studio with "Try Me One More Time," released in 2007 and nominated for a Grammy. That was followed by "Use Me" in 2011 and "Only Slightly Mad" in 2013. Friday night's performance included a mix of...
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Children and the red thread

...Sculpture 2D and 3D" by Gold Creek Child Development Center, directed by Gretchen Boone; "Once Upon a Yarn" by Jenny Geary's Grammies Treasures; "Fingers Full of Yarn" by Genny Del Roasario's Aunt Genny's Child Care; "Needle Pulling Thread" by Discovery...
Guest artists to play AFF main stage, dances

...performs with the Magnolia Sisters, has been nominated for a Grammy award. In addition to fiddling, she also works as a luthier...lead guitar. She came from a musical family as daughter of Grammy-nominated Al Berard, and she also plays with the group Sweet...
Pioneers for pioneers: Music legends Chick Corea and Bela Fleck play Alaska

...forge a musical genre called "New Grass," which melds bluegrass, rock and jazz. Combined, Corea and Fleck have won 35 Grammy Awards (nominations tally in the 80s).Musically, the Juneau concert might not be as loud or bombastic as some of their...
Slack tide: Ballad of the Never-ending Dinner: A Cautionary Tale

...Her brother grew up, her parents grew oldThey retired down south, and their house had been sold. "Well," rasped now-Grammy Blonde, "how about now?""Nope," Little said. "I won't stomach this chow.""Then have it your way, if that is...


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