| Apr 15, 2015
| 10:21 AM
Famed trumpeter Arturo Sandoval was back at Glendale’s Alex Theatre this past Saturday evening for “Save the Music 3,” the third in his series of fundraising concerts featuring himself and some talented friends.
As always, the show&...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Check out festivals and events in May across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
May 1: Jazz Friday at Foosaner Museum...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 11:49 PM
WEDNESDAY: The Swedish Fist, the baritone ukulele-driven solo project of Kerra Holtgren, opens for Whiskey Shivers at Holy Frijoles. Malaika Aminata and DJ K-Meta host Our Nature open mic with Creators Infinite, Abu the Flutemaker, and Nag Champa....
| Apr 21, 2015
| 12:56 PM
The newly minted 2015 Jazz Masters — Carla Bley, George Coleman and Charles Lloyd — let their music do most of the talking as they accepted the nation's highest jazz honor from the National Endowment for the Arts.
They all performed on...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 11:55 AM
Youth has little to do with dates on the calendar, as two septuagenarian pianists proved before a capacity audience Friday night in Orchestra Hall.
Herbie Hancock and Chick Corea each long ago achieved exalted status in jazz (and beyond), yet they...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 7:38 PM
Singer-guitarist Rosie Flores gets around. She’s undertaken more than 20 European tours, rocked from Tokyo to Auckland and stormed through just about every honky tonk, dance hall and rock club in the United States. But Flores isn’t taking...
| Apr 17, 2015
Wow, what a week we have coming up — from Annapolis Beer Week to croquet, Rockfish season opening day to Earth Day. There is so much going on it's hard to keep track.
Annapolis Beer Week, which begins today, is exactly what the name says — a...
| Apr 10, 2015
Two-time Grammy nominee Jane Monheit returns to Rams Head On Stage in Annapolis tonight for an evening of jumpin' jazz and smoky cabaret ballads along with plenty of spicy Brazilian and Latin rhythms to stretch and soothe away the stress of a long work...
| Apr 5, 2015
| 7:02 AM
They call their new show "It's About Time," and they mean it.
Every song in the engaging concert Beckie Menzie and Tom Michael performed Saturday evening at Davenport's dealt intriguingly in some way with the passage of time.
From the precious seconds...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 2:33 PM
When Berks Jazz Fest started in 1991, organizers believed they had a great plan: A respected headliner in trumpeter Wynton Marsalis, who by then had won eight Grammy awards, and a diverse lineup in 20 or so events over four days in the Reading area....
| Mar 29, 2015
| 7:13 AM
Pianist Vijay Iyer has been working with bassist Stephan Crump and drummer Marcus Gilmore for years, and it shows.
Their music conveys an unmistakable sense of spontaneity and expressive freedom, even though it's quite carefully arranged. That was...