Sunday Dec 8
Cabaret Life Nyc: Rave Ann Hampton Callaway Reviews--Let's Get an 'Ann App' for That
So I'm about a week late with this review of Ann Hampton Callaway 's latest show at 54 Below, but I've got a good excuse.
London Jazz Festival - final report
Sunday's London Jazz Festival finale at the Barbican featured the three vocalists, big band and strings of Archie Shepp's Attica Blues Orchestra.
Sarah Vaughan International Singing Competition
The finale event for the James Moody festival was the Sarah Vaughan International singing competition.
All About Jazz
AWARD/GRANT: Jazzmeia Horn Named Winner of the Sarah Vaughan International Vocal Competition
Horn won the SASSY AWARD, a $5,000 prize, with a rendition of "East of the Sun" that brought the crowd to its feet in appreciation of her vocal fireworks.
Chuck Berg: Pianist Bill Mays reshapes standards with Picasso-esque audacity
Just as Picasso reshaped the assumptions of painting with cubistic guitars a hundred years ago, pianist Bill Mays is among the vanguard of jazz pianists who are reshaping the contours of standards penned by Ellington, Van Heusen, Waller and Monk.