Monthly Archives: January 2013
If people come to one of our gigs and have never heard anything of this kind before and can take something away from it, that excites me,” says Lewis, who was nominated for a British Jazz Award in 2010 and … Continue reading
Cocuzzi, a well-respected American pianist, vibraphone player and drummer, specializes in blues, jazz, swing and boogie woogie. Seeley, considered one of Americas greatest living boogie woogie pianists, has played in Carnegie Hall several times and most of the major venues … Continue reading
http://showgo.tv/yoshis/01/15/backstage-with-ron-carter-the-blue-note-plus-latin-jazz/ Ron Carter, Donald Harrison and Billy Cobham on the last night of their concert series.
http://broadwayworld.com/article/Stefon-Harris-and-Blackout-Set-for-Miller-Theatre-Jazz-Series-216-20130111 Vibraphonist-composer Stefon Harris is heralded as “one of the most important young artists in jazz” (The Los Angeles Times).
http://www.detroitnews.com/article/20130111/ENT04/301110321/Detroit-bass-player-71-master-many-styles?odyssey=mod%7Cnewswell%7Ctext%7CEntertainment%7Cp Detroit bass player who gained international renown playing for a diverse roster of acts, including Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, jazz stars Art Blakey and Milt Jackson.
http://www.kansascity.com/2013/01/09/4000499/jazz-town-vibraphone-gives-blue.html Up-and-coming St. Louis musicians team up with Kansas City trumpeter.
Vibraphonist Milt “Bags” Jackson would have been 90 this year http://www.npr.org/2013/01/07/168786059/milt-jackson-on-piano-jazz
http://m.newyorker.com/arts/events/nightlife/donald-harrison-ron-carter-billy-cobham-blue-note The triumvirate of the New Orleans saxophonist Donald Harrison,the New York superstar bassist Ron Carter, and the fusion drummer extraordinaire Billy Cobham is a highly combustible music-appreciation society