A unique music industry force who believed in jazz to the core
The producer/arranger/saxophonist on the recently departed trumpet great
A contemporary musician/composer/arranger pays tribute to a fellow composer/arranger
09/23/11 Artist's Choice
A multi-tasking Blue Note alum salutes his forefather
March 2009 Farewells
Teo Macero was truly one of a kind. In my opinion, he was the prototype musician-producer-composer-arranger bon vivant. Who else wears an ascot in our current music scene? He was a big kid, always experimenting, always looking for new and exciting developments...
March 2008 Farewells
Marchel Ivery, born in Ennis, Texas, was beyond the category of local legend. He was a human being first and foremost, a jazz musician second and mentor to every serious jazz musician who came out of the Dallas/Fort Worth area. What can one say about a man...
About Bob Belden
Bob Belden joined the JazzTimes community on Feb 25, 2009