Jazz

Nostalgia takes center stage when Utah welcomes Memphis

To hear Mike Conley and Rudy Gay say it, they each have different early memories of each other. Gay, who was considered the savvy veteran despite starting his second season when he met Conley, recalls Conley walking into the gym for his first workout showing off his new tattoo at …

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Drunk fan causes delay after vomiting on court in Jazz-Kings game

Saturday night’s game between the Utah Jazz and the Sacramento Kings was eventful to say the least. One fan in particular, however, had a little too much fun and ended up causing a massive delay in the fourth quarter of the game. Apparently a random fan sitting next to the …

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‘Native Gardens’, Eliane Elias, Preservation Hall Jazz Band

The Bay Area is packed with great shows and concerts this weekend – here’s a partial rundown. And before you go, be sure to check the venue’s or show’s website for COVID security requirements. On stage: ‘Native Gardens’, ‘Into the Woods’, more Here are several shows and festivals that Bay …

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Centerville High School Jazz Band to Perform at Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade – WHIO TV 7 and WHIO Radio

CENTERVILLE – The Centerville High School jazz band will be in the national spotlight this Thanksgiving with a performance in Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade. The group’s performance in the parade was originally announced in April 2019, but due to the coronavirus pandemic, the performance has been postponed until this year. Amara …

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Tempe producer invites famous jazz saxophonist Bob Sheppard to Ravenscroft Hall on November 20

For more than four decades, jazz saxophonist Bob Sheppard has performed with an array of leading jazz giants, including Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock and Dianne Reeves, and with renowned artists from other genres. He and his quintet appear on November 20 at Ravenscroft Hall in a concert produced by Woody …

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Mike Westbrook: “Jazz is freedom of expression”

One of the most experimental, provocative and playful figures in British jazz, composer and pianist Mike Westbrook, has finally encountered something that intimidates him: cataloging his own vast body of work. For over 60 years his output has varied voraciously between small group jazz and big band brass, poetry sets, …

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EFG London Jazz Festival 2021: twelve great shows to see

T he EFG London Jazz Festival is the capital’s largest pan-city music festival. This 29e The year features over 300 events in over 60 venues, from world-class acts in concert halls to rising stars in backstage bars. It’s a vibrant celebration of our capital’s cultural diversity and jazz‘s reputation as …

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