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JAM

GOST 7.67 Latin three-letter geocode for Jamaica. The code is used for transactions to and from Jamaican bank accounts and for international shipping to Jamaica. As with all GOST 7.67 codes, it is used primarily in Cyrillic alphabets.
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The drummer has a lot of control over what happens in a jam session regarding phrasing and style.
Brian Chevalier, host of jam sessions at both Happy Hours and River Stop Restaurant & Sports Bar, said that jams can be "a roll of the dice," but "there's a lot of talent down here in the southern Willamette Valley."
Jazz impresario Norman Granz successfully expanded the jam session concept from clubs into the concert halls and recording studios.
Entrance to NBA Jam Session will be free and is open from midday to 9pm each day.
Jam sessions are an old tradition in both jazz and Latin music and provide essential functions to the music community, but most importantly, they allow emerging players to measure their instrumental proficiency and improvisational dexterity, as compared to those of revered veterans, in a responsive mano-a-mano setting, in front of a live audience.
Also, NBA game fans will be able to participate in trivia contests and interact with current NBA players and legends throughout the weekend through the Cisco TelePresence systems at NBA Jam Session.
The firm has been instrumental in organizing events for the Capital Jazz Fest, the State Farm Bayou Classic, and the NBA Jam Session, which Lakes place during All-Star Weekend.
Consider hosting a weeklong Jam Session during which you place demo stations featuring specialty preserves in the following areas of your store: The cheese department, the meat and fish counter, and the produce section.
The event was followed by a jam session hosted by local band Space Cakes.
Both the jam session and the dance bands' influences are perceptively analyzed.
"The listener/viewer should not have their attention distracted by music (and] Molly lying on a piano," Joyce railed in a letter to Zapparoli, complaining also that she had turned the passage into a "jazz element in a jam session."
(JAM SESSION: KIKUJIRO NO NATSU KOSHIKI KAIZOKUBAN)