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Hancock, (Herbert Jeffrey) Herbie

(1940–  ) jazz musician; born in Chicago. He was a classically-trained pianist who emerged with Miles Davis in 1963 and began leading his own stylistically wide-ranging groups in 1968.
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A Canada and Minnesota B Alaska and Panama C Florida and Mexico D Canada and Costa Rica QUESTION 12 - for 12 points: Through his work with which jazz 'great' did pianist Herbie Hancock first come to fame?
With events taking place in more than 190 countries around the world, International Jazz Day 2015 culminated with an All-Star Global Concert at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris that featured stellar performances by Annie Lennox, Herbie Hancock, Marcus Miller, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Wayne Shorter, Dianne Reeves, Al Jarreau, Femi Kuti, Hugh Masekela, Gregoire Maret, Claudio Roditi, Terri Lyne Carrington, Lee Ritenour, Ben Williams, John Beasley (Musical Director), and many others.
Jazz icon Herbie Hancock and illusionist David Blaine performed and a guest said: "There were a lot of surprises.
The legendary Herbie Hancock, one of the world's most renowned contemporary jazz musicians, conquered the hearts of Emirates Palace audience.
Having shared the stage with artists such as Kanye West, Ziggy Marley and Joss Stone, the former frontman of Dubai band Abri has just added another legend to his collaborators -- American jazz/folk legend Herbie Hancock.
What: A Tribute to Herbie Hancock featuring The Yisrael Septet -The Neo Jazz School of Music presents its second fundraising installment with a Tribute to Herbie Hancock.
The new video centered on the president's slogan of "forward" features Ne-Yo, Natasha Bedingfield, Herbie Hancock, Johnny Reznick of The Goo-Goo Dolls and Delta Rae.
More than 300 Turkish and foreign musicians including Paul Simon, Herbie Hancock, Marcus Miller, Jamie Cullum, Natalie Cole, Randy Crawford and Amadou & Mariam will perform at 25 different venues within the scope of the festival which will end on July 19.
HERBIE HANCOCK - The Imagine Project Verdict: WHEN jazz musician Herbie Hancock reached the ripe old age of 70 he celebrated with a new album which took him around the world making ten collaborative tracks.
Korg, an innovator in keyboards and synthesizers for the studio, touring and DJ markets, presented its inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award to renowned keyboard artist/composer Keith Emerson and multiple Grammy-Award and Oscar-winning jazz visionary Herbie Hancock.
Fellow pianist Herbie Hancock said: "Oscar Peterson redefined swing for modern jazz pianists for the latter half of the 20th century until today.
all day Sunday and capped it off with an all-star tribute concert to Herbie Hancock that evening, held at a packed Kodak Theatre in Hollywood.