Become a member and get exclusive access to articles, live sessions and more!
Start Your Free Trial

A Conversation with Freda Payne in Detroit on Sept. 1

Listen in on a conversation with vocalist Freda Payne on Sunday, Sept. 1 at the Mack Avenue Music Group Jazz Talk Tent during the Detroit Jazz Festival. Sponsored by JazzTimes, the talk will be moderated by Sirius XM’s Eulis Cathey. Payne, who is best known for the 1970 hit “Band of Gold,” takes the stage … Read More “A Conversation with Freda Payne in Detroit on Sept. 1”

To access this content, you must purchase JazzTimes Membership.

Detroit Jazz Festival Announces Stanley Clarke as Artist-In-Residence

Pioneering bass virtuoso Stanley Clarke will serve as the artist-in-residence during the 40th annual Detroit Jazz Festival presented by Quicken Loans, which is scheduled to run from Friday, Aug. 30 through Monday, Sept. 2. As the artist-in-residence, Clarke will support educational clinics for students across the region throughout the year and lead multiple performances during … Read More “Detroit Jazz Festival Announces Stanley Clarke as Artist-In-Residence”

To access this content, you must purchase JazzTimes Membership.

Detroit Jazz Festival Announces Wayne Shorter as 2017 Artist-in-Residence

The Detroit Jazz Festival, scheduled for Labor Day weekend (Sept. 1-4) has announced that saxophonist and composer Wayne Shorter is this year’s Artist-in-Residence. Shorter will act as an ambassador for the event, and will be in concert three times during the weekend—including for the North American debut of his composition “Enamon,” performed by the Wayne Shorter Quartet (Shorter, … Read More “Detroit Jazz Festival Announces Wayne Shorter as 2017 Artist-in-Residence”

To access this content, you must purchase JazzTimes Membership.