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Philadelphia Real Book Project

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This is a unique project to create a Fakebook of compositions by Philadelphia artists.  If you are from Philly, and write tunes, please consider contributing.   More info can be found at the web page HERE. ...
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Jazz at the Kimmel Center

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The Kimmel Center has always been a great venue for big-name Jazz in Philly. http://www.kimmelcenter.org/events/jazz.php ...
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Bad Jokes

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After years of hiding the fact that the love is gone, the last childmoves out of the house and Mom and Dad announce that they're gettinga divorce. The kids are totally distraught and pay for a session with the world'smost famous marriage counselor as a last stab at keeping their parentstogether. T ...
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Jam Tunes

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Valery Kotelnikov (aka Dr. K) has generously compiled the following list of frequently-encountered tunes in the Philly Jam scene. Favorite jam vehicles differ from city to city, so if you are new to Philly or planning a trip here, these are the tunes to shed.Blues In The Closet  ...
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Jam Sessions

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Jam Sessions are an old Jazz tradition, and serve several important functions in the Jazz community. They allow emerging players to test their skills in front of an audience. Jam sessions also provide an opportunity for "cutting contests" where musicians vie for dominance by comparing their imaginat ...
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