Friday Aug 8
Garrett takes over jazz program at William Paterson
Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Kenny Garrett has been named the director of jazz studies at William Paterson University in Wayne.
Sound Advice: Kenny Garrett Talks Latest Album, Reflects on Jazz Greats
NY1 VIDEO: Jazz musician Kenny Garrett came to play at the Montreal Jazzfest recently, and in his latest Sound Advice report, Eric Holland sat down with Garrett as the musician talked about his latest album and reflected on the jazz greats that paved the way for his career.
Erie Times News
Dave Richards: George Burton jazzed about fest in Erie
George Burton was 16 when he attended a jazz festival for the first time at Frontier Park in Erie.
Something Else! Reviews
Eric Wyatt - Borough of Kings
A lot of musicians like to boast they live in Brooklyn; Eric Wyatt was born and raised there and as the son of a sax player, Wyatt grew up knowing his Dad's friends, such of Thelonious Monk, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Gary Bartz and Sonny Rollins, who is Wyatt's godfather.