KSU’s Phil Hewett Memorial Scholarship

September 5, 2014

Kansas State University has announced that it is building funds for the new Phil Hewett Memorial Scholarship.

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Prestige Records Continues Anniversary Year with Coltrane and Davis Box Sets

Adding to Prestige Records’ 65th anniversary celebration this year is the release of two comprehensive retrospectives of John Coltrane and Miles Davis’ recordings on the Prestige label, August 26, 2014.

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Berklee Names Betsy Newman VP of Student Affairs/Dean of Students

Berklee College of Music has named Betsy Newman vice president of Student Affairs and dean of students.

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Mike Balter Receives Vandercook Honorary Doctorate

August 15, 2014

Mike Balter, President of Mike Balter Mallets LLC, was awarded a Doctor of Music Degree and delivered the commencement address […]

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Joe Henderson Hotplate Festival At SFJAZZ Center In San Francisco

Grammy-Winning Saxophonist and jazz legend Joe Henderson had a long and memorable history with SFJAZZ in San Francisco performing over […]

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Exclusive Recording Contract Offer for Sarah Vaughan Competition Winner

The New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), Larry Rosen Productions (LRP), and Concord Music Group recently announced a landmark agreement […]

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Sean Jones Named Berklee Brass Chair

Berklee College of Music has named noted trumpeter Sean Jones chair of the college’s Brass Department. He succeeds trombonist Tom […]

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Jazz Arts Group Announces 2014-15 Columbus Jazz Orchestra And Inside Track Season

August 1, 2014

The Jazz Arts Group of Columbus (JAG) recently announced its 2014-15 season of the Columbus Jazz Orchestra (CJO) and Inside […]

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Miles Davis Illinois Memorial Project Tries Indiegogo

With hopes of speeding up its efforts to raise funds for a proposed Miles Davis statue in his hometown of […]

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S.F. Club Yoshi’s to Nix Jazz Programming

On the heels of the purchase of San Francisco nightclub Yoshi’s in June has come the announcement that the venue […]

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