Detroit Free Press
Mark Stryker: Jazz singer Barbara Morrison to perform in Ann Arbor
The great Barbara Morrison is back in town. Hallelujah! Born in Ypsilanti, Morrison, a singer of uncommon spirit and expression, has been based in Los Angeles since the 1970s.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Something Else! Reviews
Something Else! exclusive stream: Michael Carvin Experience,...
Michael Carvin has led an interesting career as a jazz drummer, and it's a story that in itself makes you want to explore his body of work.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Jazz under the Stars Josh Rzepka Trio
Trumpeter and composer Josh Rzepka will lead his Jazz Trio in a performance that will feature the music of jazz greats Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, and others.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
John Marshall Jazz Quintet to Play June Havoc Theatre, 8/17
The John Marshall Jazz Quintet will fill Abingdon's June Havoc Theatre with the sound of Jazz for a one-night-only concert on Sunday, August 17 at 7pm.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
All About Jazz
Read "Thad Jones: Detroit-New York Junction - " Blue Note 1513"
In 1956, Jones led his first jazz group. It was a small sextetA-unlike his later, more celebrated ensemble, co-led by .
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Special U.S. ‘diplomats’ play a welcome tune
East mCarolina University's Greg Hurley is going abroad again for a two-week trip this month, but not exactly for a classic vacation.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
'As Long As They Want To Play': Newport Jazz At 60
This year, the Newport Jazz Festival is celebrating its 60th anniversary. For most of that time, its guiding force has been producer George Wein, who remembers all too well the first event in 1954.
The News Tribune
These U.S. 'diplomats' wield fiddles and dance moves, not briefcases
It will be Beirut for the viola and violin teacher, who's left Greenville, N.C., every summer for the last five years and gone to places "emerging from conflict" as part of a program for students in formerly war-torn areas.
Sax great Phil Woods returning to hometown for Springfield Jazz and Roots Festival
Saxophone great and Springfield native Phil Woods has played with legends such as Dizzy Gillespie and Thelonius Monk, as well as forging a lengthy solo career of his own.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Myrtle Beach Online
Rhythms of remembrance: Columbia's - Guitar Guru' honored with free memorial concert on Sunday
The free concert was held at CJ's bar along Greene Street in honor of Robert Newton III, who died on July 8 after complications from multiple strokes he suffered.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Trumpeter Sandoval celebrates music without borders
His story amounts to an American triumph. But there's a curious wrinkle in the journey of Arturo Sandoval, the celebrated trumpeter and bandleader who has been a boisterous presence on the international music scene, particularly since defecting from Cuba and moving to the United States in 1990.