4 hrs ago
Hear J Dilla's Unreleased Heater, 'Give Em What They Want'
Any day that brings a new J Dilla song is a good day indeed. In "Give Em What They Want," we hear a previously unreleased vocal, recorded in 2001, by the late, great rapper/producer whom Madlib recently compared to John Coltrane.
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8 hrs ago
Jazz 'Flash Mob' A Hit At Reading Terminal Market
"I asked all of these musicians to come together and celebrate the Philadelphia contribution to jazz," said Homer Jackson, director of the Philadelphia Jazz Project .
8 hrs ago
Jazz, classical music combine at Music at Main
It's been a long time coming but finally it's here. For all of us who love both classical and jazz, Music at the Main's next presentation draws on the best of both traditions.
13 hrs ago
Ars Nova Workshop Announces New Path Festival Philadelphia 2014
Ars Nova Workshop will showcase some of the most consistently brilliant voices in jazz and experimental music in some of Philadelphia's most iconic and unusual spaces at the New Paths Festival, running April 21 through May 30, 2014.
23 hrs ago
All About Jazz
Franklin Kiermyer: Further
Quartet. Describing this music as Coltrane-influenced simply doesn't do it justice.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Steve Kuhn Trio, Joey DeFrancesco Organ Quartet & More Set for Birdland Next Month
Birdland Jazz Club has announced its May 2014 schedule, featuring Steve Kuhn Trio, Joey DeFrancesco Organ Quartet, Karrin Allyson, BOSSABRASIL Festival, and more.
For Jazz Appreciation Month: Jazz artists who 'Got their glasses on'
But we think that expression's jive, man, because we're all about people getting their glasses on.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Downstairs at the Showboat
I am spearheading All That Philly Jazz , a digital history project that's mapping Philly's rich jazz heritage.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Albany Times Union
Chick Corea at the College of Saint Rosea s Massry...
By GREG HAYMES ALBANY - Chick Corea received a standing ovation from the sold-out crowd at the College of Saint Rose's Massry Center for the Arts before he even sat down to play the Steinway grand piano.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Dad Recreates Classic Album Covers With His Sons [PHOTOS]
The award for Coolest Dad of the Week has to go to Lance Underwood for his creative reworking of classic album covers.
Sonny Fortune headlines Ballard Jazz Festival | Concert preview
After playing with John Coltrane, pianist McCoy Tyner faced a daunting challenge when he went looking for a saxophone player for his own group.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Art Themen at Herts Jazz Club
Busy and sought after musician Art Themen is appearing with the Clark Tracey Trio at the Herts Jazz Club this Sunday.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Growing up in Denver during the 1960s, Philip Bailey had plenty of great music to sing along to on the radio.
Jazz in the sanctuary
Please join us for the next Jazz in the Sanctuary concert celebrating the musical legacy of John Coltrane.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Mail & Guardian
Hugh Masekela - 75 and counting
Trumpeter, composer, lyricist, singer, bandleader, father and struggle activist Hugh Masekela has garnered many titles under his belt so far.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Reinventing oneself proves valuable for Baltimore artist
This writer had the opportunity to conduct a telephone interview Monday, April 7, 2014 with one of the Baltimore area's well-known artists.
Harvard Business School
Excerpt: 'The Art of Negotiation'
Paying heed is one aspect of improvising. Comping is another. Being provocative is a third.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
The intricate borderlines which create obstacles in the way of music being appreciated as such, were demolished by music itself in an exceptional evening.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Dozens of Concerts Slated For 'Jazz Appreciation Month' in Philadelphia
And the fourth annual "Philly Jam" is the city's way of showcasing Philadelphia's contribution to the art of jazz.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
New York @ Night: April 2014
The clarinet looms large in Chris Speed 's work, though he spent the first two nights of his residency at the Stone solely on tenor saxophone.