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Selecting Saxophone Reeds for Jazz Performance

Selecting Saxophone Reeds for Jazz Performance

A look at options available for reed choices.
Selecting Saxophone Reeds for Jazz Performance
Brian Landrus - What's on Your Playlist?

Brian Landrus - What's on Your Playlist?

A look at what Baritone Sax player Brian Landrus is listening to...
Brian Landrus - What's on Your Playlist?
Gearcheck - September 2015

Gearcheck - September 2015

New and notable gear - September 2015
Gearcheck - September 2015
Hotwax - September 2015

Hotwax - September 2015

Steve Torok: Eye To Eye (Key of Z Music) Steve Torok – tenor & alto sax Llew Matthews – Dan Siegel, [...]
Hotwax - September 2015
Ran Blake

Ran Blake

What the Future Should Sound Like...
Ran Blake

Featured Articles


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Gearcheck – March 2015

A look at the latest and greatest gear for Jazz educators!

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Eliane Elias – What’s on your Playlist?

A look at what pianist/singer/songwriter Eliane Elias has been listening to…

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Setting Up Camp

A roundtable discussion on Summer Jazz Camps.

Featured: Lessons Learned


Too Much of a Good Thing

What Have We Done And How Do We Fix It?

Rabid Jazz

A Semester Abroad, Teaching Jazz in Latvia

Development of Jazz-Blues within American Pop Culture

The blues, which has its roots in the African American spiritual, plays a major role in most popular music forms including gospel, jazz and rock and roll.

Featured: Focus Session


Focus Session: Miles Davis

Genius Repeats Itself: Lessons of Understanding Artistic Vision

Focus Session: Horace Silver

Joyful Jazz: An Homage to Horace Silver

Big Band Orchestration

Orchestrating for Big Band: The First Steps

Featured: What's on Your Playlist?


Brian Landrus – What’s on Your Playlist?

A look at what Baritone Sax player Brian Landrus is listening to…

Eliane Elias – What’s on your Playlist?

A look at what pianist/singer/songwriter Eliane Elias has been listening to…

Danny Bacher: Whats on Your Playlist?

A look at what Newcomer and singer/saxophonist Danny Bacher is listening to…

The Latest JAZZed News


NYC’s Café Carlyle Announces Fall Season

Posted August 27, 2015

New York’s Café Carlyle’s has announced its fall season, which features the venue debut of vocalist Kurt Elling; as well […]

Turtle Island Quartet Reunites with Cyrus Chestnut for New Program

Posted August 27, 2015

Turtle Island Quartet and pianist Cyrus Chestnut will collaborate for the third time on Jelly, Rags & Monk, a series […]

NEC Announces 100+ Free Concerts and Masterclasses

Posted August 27, 2015

New England Conservatory’s Jazz Studies and Contemporary Improvisation Departments has announced more than 100 free concerts and masterclasses for the […]

Beantown Jazz Festival Coming to Boston September 26th

Posted August 27, 2015

The 15th annual Beantown Jazz Festival will take place in Boston’s South End on Sept. 26. The all-day, free outdoor […]

Saxophonist Harold Ousley Dies at 86

Posted August 27, 2015

Saxophonist and flutist Harold Lomax Ousley, who worked in the hard bop and soul-jazz realms, died Aug. 13 of unknown […]