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Jazz Beat is now part of the VOA music blog feature

Posted November 16th, 2012 at 5:11 pm (UTC+0)
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Jazz Beat blog is now part of the VOA Music Blog feature. Diaa Bekheet on Twitter: @voajazz  & on Facebook Please update your bookmarks to http://blogs.voanews.com/music/   You will be redirected to the new blog shortly.

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Legendary Jazz Pianist Dave Brubeck

Posted October 24th, 2012 at 5:27 pm (UTC+0)
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A 19-CD box set has been released, covering all of the studio recordings of the classic Brubeck Quartet

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Diaa BekheetCairo native Diaa Bekheet has worked for a host of media outlets, including Radio Cairo in English, ETV News, Deutsche Presse-Agentur and the Associated Press. He joined VOA in Feb. 1989, hosting a variety of popular news and entertainment shows for the former Arabic Service such as Radio Ride Across America, Business Week, and Jazz Club USA. He has interviewed a number of Jazz celebrities, including the legendary Dizzy Gillespie. Diaa is currently an editor for our main English site, VOAnews.com.

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