Tuesday May 14
All About Jazz
The Funk Transition
Some time back a student of music, Chris, wrote to me an email, asking a very interesting question: "Why is it that some jazz musicians preferred to adopt funk instead of jazz-rock when the transition took place." There were more sub-queries, but this itself is a calls for a thesis, just as he was writing one.
Sierra College Jazz Night, Sunday, May 11
The Sierra College Music Department is proud to present Jazz Night on Saturday, May 11th, 2013 at 7:30pm in Dietrich Theatre on the Sierra College Rocklin Campus.
The Jersey Journal
RVCC Student Jazz Ensemble performs in Branchburg
Raritan Valley Community College's Student Jazz Ensemble will perform in concert Thursday, May 2, at 8 p.m., in the Welpe Theatre at the College's Branchburg Campus.
Joe Chambers, born in Stoneacre Virginia in 1942, is a veteran drummer of some of the crucial Blue Note sessions of the '60s which defined a whole jazz era.
Best entertainment bets for April 19-25
Friday: REO Speedwagon and Styx headline "The Midwest Rock and Roll Express," a retro-rock package with Ted Nugent opening.