Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival

February 1994
American Visions;Feb/Mar94, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p12
Features the 1994 Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival at the University of Idaho. Data on the musical career of Hampton; Student participation; Contact information.


Related Articles

  • Lionel Hampton festival. Gieske, Tony // Hollywood Reporter;2/28/95, Vol. 336 Issue 10, p12 

    Reviews the 1995 Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival at the University of Idaho, Moscow.

  • Lionel Hampton's good vibes benefit conservatory. Brody, Loren // Westchester County Business Journal;04/19/99, Vol. 38 Issue 16, p18 

    Reports the JazzFest fundraising concert of singers Melba Joyce and Lionel Hampton in New York. Career backgrounds of Hampton and Joyce; Contribution of the event to the Music Conservatory of Westchester's Cab Calloway Jazz Program for children; History and achievements of JazzFest.

  • Newport in New York.  // Time;7/17/1972, Vol. 100 Issue 3, p46 

    The article focuses on the Newport Jazz Festival New York which featured 30 concerts held in New York. It says that the festival was formerly held in Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island but was transferred to New York through the efforts of jazz pianist George Wein. It mentions that the event showed...

  • Michael Ullman on jazz.  // New Republic;8/26/78-9/2/78, Vol. 179 Issue 9/10, p24 

    Reports on a series of avant-garde jazz events featured by the New York Shakespeare Festival at the Newport Festival. Presentation of "Three Pianos and Two Guitars" at Carnegie Hall; Midnight performance of Sun Ra and his Solar Arkestra; "A Salute to Women in Jazz" performance on the street...

  • Nothing but good vibes for Lionel Hampton at tribute in Birmingham.  // Jet;11/16/92, Vol. 83 Issue 4, p22 

    Relates the activities at a recent tribute to jazz vibraphonist Lionel Hampton, held in his hometown of Birmingham, Alabama. Ceremony held at the Alabama Theater; Career began in 1930s; Officials on hand for tribute; Unveiling of a plaque bearing the image and a brief biography of Hampton; Other...

  • LIVING LEGEND LIONEL HAMPTON. Stoddard, M.G. // Saturday Evening Post;Mar90, Vol. 262 Issue 2, p48 

    Profiles jazz vibraharpist Lionel Hampton, and his careers as a big band member and philanthropist. Career with Benny Goodman and Louis Armstrong bands; Relationship with wife Gladys; Housing projects and music scholarships; Awards and honors.

  • MY MUSIC, MY LIFE.  // Saturday Evening Post;Mar90, Vol. 262 Issue 2, p52 

    Recounts parts of jazz musician and author Lionel Hampton's life and musical career. Meeting with long-lost father in a VA hospital; Grandmother in Alabama; Family's move to Chicago; Early career in Hollywood; Marriage to Gladys; Philanthropies.

  • Birthday tribute. Gilbert, James // New York Amsterdam News;04/26/97, Vol. 88 Issue 17, p1 

    Presents a caption of bandleader Lionel Hampton at his birthday tribute being congratulated by congressman Charles Rangel.

  • Great artwork. Gilbert, James // New York Amsterdam News;04/26/97, Vol. 88 Issue 17, p4 

    Presents a caption of the portrait of bandleader, Lionel Hampton by Frederick Brown which was presented to Hampton in marking his 89th birthday. Who was onhand to witness the event.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics