Ken Franckling blogs about how jazz festival regulars at Newport and its longtime progeny, in upstate New York can start figuring out their challenging dance between multiple stages.
Ken Franckling blogs about Danilo Perez’s 21st Century Dizzy project, touring North America
Despite writing about jazz musicians for over 60 years, I am sometimes sharply reminded that I’ve essentially missed, or badly underestimated, a vital individualist. It … Read More “Vince Guaraldi: That Joyous Thing”
This issue is a thematic meld of sorts. It includes our annual Personal Farewells special section, where the peers and disciples of recently departed jazz … Read More “The Entertainers”