Pop culture Q&A: 'Castle' actress Molly Quinn a veteran at 20
Q: I really enjoy ABC's "Castle" and wonder if you could provide more information about the young lady that plays Rick Castle's daughter, Alexis.
All About Jazz
Uri Caine Ensemble -- Caine Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue
What is to become of the Great American Songbook, that cultural document that served as scripture to the jazz community for the better part of the Twentieth Century? Today, what we think of as jazz has flown so far and wide that it's definition encompasses everything from Craig Taborn's Chants to Robert Glasper's Black Radio and Black Radio 2 .
Wall Street Journal
How Two Men Made a Lady Out of Jazz
Aeolian Hall, New York, 3 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 12, 1924: Bandleader-impresario Paul Whiteman had planned his long-awaited concert, "An Experiment in Modern Music," to begin with a before-and-after illustration, contrasting the "primitive" early jazz of 1917 with the streamlined "modern music" he was pioneering in 1924.
Asbury Park Press
Coming full circle
George Gershwin's "Rhapsody In Blue" is as beloved and familiar a piece of music as any in the American canon, even if nobody is sure what to call it.
Queens College Musicians to Celebrate Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue, 2/12
Playing to a sold-out Aeolian Hall on February 12, 1924, violinist-conductor Paul Whiteman led his dance band in a program of popular and jazz repertoire.