Jazz

WTJU combining education with all that jazz | Local News

WTJU personalities Dave Rogers, left, and Rus Perry discuss programming for the University of Virginia-owned radio station. Perry’s two-year, 100-hour Jazz at 100 series is the basis for a new online jazz course developed at the station. COURTESY WTJU Some questions in jazz music, such as why Charles Mingus named …

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CPH Jazz Festival: Our favorites

EVENTS Jorge Rossy Trio (ES / DK)July 2, 2 p.m. Gården og Gaden, Nørrebrogade 88, Cph N; free admBasel-based Jorge Rossy is internationally recognized for his genre-defining acting in Brad Mehldau’s trio. Multi-instrumentalist, he has devoted himself for several years to the vibraphone. He is joined by Martin Andersen on …

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Hip-hop star Common to headline San Jose Jazz Festival

Organizers have lined up an Oscar winner, a Grammy winner and an Emmy holder to perform at this year’s San Jose Jazz Summer Fest. And all of these titles apply to the same person: Common. The award-winning hip-hop artist will headline the big summer party in downtown San Jose on …

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Jazz has good options with 30th pick by draft expert

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The Utah Jazz season is over and it’s time to put all the attention on the offseason, including the NBA Draft. With just four weeks before the project arrived, we sat down with Yahoo Sports’ Krysten at a glance who covers both the NBA and …

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NSU to Offer Jazz Studies and Commercial Music Program | New

Northeastern State University’s Music Department will launch its new Jazz and Commercial Music Studies program in the fall semester of 2021. The new study plan was created to update the existing Jazz Studies Diploma and provide a curriculum that prepares students for careers in the modern music industry. “Any university …

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Dwyane Wade fears for Donovan Mitchell’s future in Utah

Dwyane Wade just joined the Utah Jazz Ownership Group earlier this year. Is his main goal to satisfy Donovan Mitchell? Wade and Mitchell have apparently shared a close relationship, especially since “Flash” joined Ryan Smith’s Utah ownership group. However, despite Wade’s relatively nascent tenure in jazz and having Mitchell enter …

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