Donald and Barron Ryan Embark on Tour

October 18, 2017

Donald and Barron Ryan, a father and son piano duo, will soon begin a series of shows together beginning with two performances in Enid, Oklahoma on October 21 and 22.

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The Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition Announces Finalists


The Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition, also known as the SASSY Awards, has announced the five jazz singers who will perform for the top prize honor on Sunday, November 12.

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Juilliard Jazz to Present ‘The Music of Fletcher Henderson, Eddie Durham, and Bill Challis’

October 5, 2017

Juilliard Jazz will present “The Music of Fletcher Henderson, Eddie Durham, and Bill Challis” with guest conductor Vince Giordano and the Juilliard Jazz Orchestra on Thursday, October 12, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. in the Peter Jay Sharp Theater.

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South Bend Jazz Fest Celebrates Sixth Year

The 6th annual South Bend Jazz Fest in Indiana took place this past September 23 in South Bend, Indiana.

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Indianapolis Jazz Foundation honors Buselli and Wallarab

The Indianapolis Jazz Foundation has announced that jazz trumpeter, composer, and educator Mark Buselli and jazz trombonist, composer, and educator Brent Wallarab are the recipients of the Indianapolis Jazz Hall of Fame award.

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MassJazz Guide Now Available

The Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism (MOTT) has released its 2017-2018 MassJazz Guide for jazz fans to read and get the scoop on the year-round jazz scene of festivals, concerts, night clubs, jazz brunches, college courses, and radio programs.

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Yamaha Supplies Pianos for Monterey Jazz Festival

At the 2017 Monterey Jazz Festival (MJF), per tradition, Yamaha supplied pianos and drum sets for all eight MJF stages and connected with jazz’s future stars.

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Eastman School of Music Announces New Master’s Degree in Music Leadership

September 21, 2017

The University of Rochester’s Eastman School of Music has announced the launch of a new master’s degree program designed for individuals who are musicians but who also desire to lead traditional and non-traditional musical arts organizations.

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OSPAC Jazz and Brew Fest Celebrates 14 Years

The 14th Annual OSPAC Jazz and Brew Fest took place this past September 16, offering guests nine hours of live music, a beer and wine garden, and acres of vendors selling international cuisine and merchandise at the Oskar Schindler Center for the Performing Arts.

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TD James Moody Jazz Festival Coming This November

The sixth annual TD James Moody Jazz Festival will take place from November 4 to 12 the New Jersey Performing Arts Center.

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