Thomas Chapin, Night Bird Song at Monterey Jazz Festival

April 27, 2016

The new music documentary film about the late jazz great Thomas Chapin has just been selected by the Monterey Jazz Festival to screen on Sept. 18 at its Jazz Theater.

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Detroit Jazz Festival Announces Lineup for 37th Annual Labor Day Weekend Event

The Detroit Jazz Festival announced its lineup for the 37th annual Labor Day Weekend Festival

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New England Conservatory Jazz Orchestra Presents Tribute to the Late Canadian Jazz Trumpeter and Composer Kenny Wheeler

The New England Conservatory Jazz Orchestra directed by Ken Schaphorst presented a tribute to the late Canadian jazz trumpeter and composer Kenny Wheeler on Thursday, April 21 at NEC’s Jordan Hall.

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NYC’s Hotel Chantelle Launches Weekly ‘Jazz Night’

April 13, 2016

Hotel Chantelle is launching a Jazz Night each Wednesday night from 7:00pm-10:00pm.

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MIT Festival Jazz Ensemble with EVIYAN – April 22nd

This very special concert promises to be one of MIT’s musical highlights of the season. MIT’s flagship jazz ensemble merges with one of today’s most fascinating improvisatory trios. EVIYAN is Iva Bittova, Gyan Riley & Evan Ziporyn – three unique composer/performers merging into a singular sound, a blend of world roots, post-minimalism, and jazz. These eclectic, genre-crossing […]

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Jazz at Lincoln Center 2016 Gala – May 9th

Jazz at Lincoln Center’s 2016 Gala, entitled “Jazz and Broadway,” will celebrate the music of Broadway and the profound influence jazz has had on The Great White Way throughout history.

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Holdsworth Endorses ISP Technologies

Jazz/Progressive Rock guitarist, Allan Holdsworth, has endorsed the ISP Technologies Theta Pro DSP™ floor controlled guitar system.

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Sakakeeny to Join Eastman Faculty

Renowned bassoonist and educator George Sakakeeny has been appointed to the faculty of the Eastman School of Music of the University of Rochester beginning in the fall of 2016.

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The Jazz World Mourns the Passing of David Baker: 1931-2016

March 27, 2016

Acclaimed symphonic jazz composer and groundbreaking educator, David Baker, has passed away.

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Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Middle School Jazz Academy at 10

March 24, 2016

Since 2006, Jazz at Lincoln Center has proudly offered free jazz education to 60 middle school age student musicians in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and the Bronx through its groundbreaking program Middle School Jazz Academy.

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