Singer/bassist Spalding and other artists release tracks for Patagonia in support of grassroots environmental organizations
New season at Bethesda, Md. concert hall to include a look into the impact of jazz and cultural icon Duke Ellington
Jazz radio station spearheads a drive to help get instruments into the hands of aspiring young musicians in the Seattle area
What’s It All About features Metheny’s interpretations of 10 classic songs
Performances at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in Miami to feature performances by Wynton Marsalis, Irvin Mayfield, Terence Blanchard, Eliane Elias, Larry Harlow and many more
Exploring the birth and evolution of jazz, the event features performances by Ellis Marsalis, Donald Harrison, and others.
A round-up of the best in this week’s jazz blogs
Singer tells reporter she’s thinking of recording a jazz standards album
Saxophonist to be honored at ceremony on October 14, 2011 at Kennedy Center in Washington, DC
Also honored were composer and conductor John Adams, actor Derek Jacobi and choreographer Twyla Tharp.
About Kimberly Huynh
Kimberly Huynh joined the JazzTimes community on May 23, 2011