Saturday Mar 1
Ravinia Announced Their Schedule This Week and It's Pretty Much What You Expected
The perennial suburban summer music festival, Ravinia , announced their lineup earlier this week and they've booked a lot of things you've probably come to expect from them; healthy amounts of jazz, classical, classic rock, and adult contemporary.
Remembering Paul Hawkins, Pioneering D.C. Percussionist, Bandleader, and Dancer
Paul Hawkins , a D.C.-born percussionist, bandleader, and dancer who was for decades a mainstay of Washington's Latin jazz scene, died on Feb. 9 of congestive heart failure in Myrtle Beach, S.C. He was 79. A life-long D.C. resident, Hawkins was involved in the D.C. music scene from the 1950s - when he was winning dance contests at Turner's Arena - ... (more)
The Southtown Star
North Central College hosts jazz tribute to Nat King Cole
APRIL 09: Musician John Pizzarelli performs during an evening with The John Pizzarelli Quartet featuring Bucky Pizzarelli at Cafe Carlyle on April 9, 2013 in New York City.
Music notes: Ramsey Lewis leads Nat King Cole tribute
Tribute to Cole Acclaimed jazz musician and composer Ramsey Lewis will lead a musical tribute to the legendary 1950s pop-jazz artist Nat King Cole in the suburbs this weekend.
Proclamation of Hope
An original symphonic concert by Grammy Award-winning pianist & composer Ramsey Lewis about the life and legacy of Abraham Lincoln.