Jazz

The five great moments of the first weekend

Vermont has been waiting for this for over a year. Vermont was waiting for the chance to meet again. the Burlington Discover Jazz Festival, which began its 10-day run on Friday, is the first large-scale public rally for the state since the COVID-19 pandemic shut down everything that looks like …

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Vijay Iyer on Uneasy Album, Jazz and Music About Injustice

Illustration: Iris Gottlieb When you think of jazz, you might think of La La Land, luxury car commercials or fancy dinners. Cool, sophisticated, complex, jazz today seems to signify the epitome of class and taste. For pianist Vijay Iyer, this point of view is completely wrong about music. Jazz is …

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