Charles Gayle Honored for Lifetime Of Achievement from Vision Fest

May 28, 2014

The nineteenth Vision Festival, Arts For Art has acknowledged Charles Gayle for his Lifetime of Achievement, calling him “one of […]

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Montreal Jazz Fest Adds B.B. King Award, Honors Diana Ross, Elvis Costello, Terence Blanchard, More

This year, the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal highlights the exceptional contributions to music made by Diana Ross, Elvis […]

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NEC Presents Final Youth Jazz Orch Performance

May 16, 2014

New England Conservatory Prep presents the NEC Youth Jazz Orchestra conducted by Ken Schaphorst in a concert featuring a wide […]

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Eastman Jazz Concerts Get Encores On WGMC

A weekly radio series featuring Eastman School of Music jazz performances through the years premieres at 9 p.m. Wednesday, June […]

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Jazz Arts Group Announces Winner Of Hank Marr High School Jazz Award

The Jazz Arts Group of Columbus (JAG) has announced Christopher Thompson-Taylor of Cincinnati as its winner of the 2014 Hank […]

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Int’l Songwriting Competition Awards Trumpeter Shunzo Ohno

The International Songwriting Competition has awarded its 2014 Grand Prize to jazz trumpeter Shunzo Ohno. Ohno has been described as […]

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Matana Roberts Receives Doris Duke Impact Award

Matana Robertsis one of 20 individuals in the first class of Doris Duke Impact Awards, presented by the Doris Duke […]

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Fred Ho (1957-2014)

April 18, 2014

After a long battle with cancer, revolutionary baritone saxophonist Fred Ho passed away the morning of April 12th, 2014. Ho […]

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Newport Festivals Celebrate 60th Anniversary

The Newport Jazz Festival will mark its 60th Anniversary on International Jazz Day, Wednesday, April 30, at the historic Casino […]

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DIME Set to Open in 2014

A new performance-based music education college is slated to open up in Detroit in the fall of 2014. Founded by […]

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