Tuesday, 10 December 2013 13:46
Charles J. Gans, The Associated Press
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Jim Hall, one of the leading jazz guitarists of the modern era whose subtle, mellow style of playing strongly influenced younger proteges such as Pat Metheny and Bill Frisell, has died at age 83.
Tuesday, 10 December 2013 13:32
Brett Zongker, The Associated Press
WASHINGTON - The head of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra was named the next president of the Kennedy Center on Tuesday and will become the first woman to lead the performing arts centre since it opened in 1971.