RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Fred Anderson

A collection of news and information related to Fred Anderson published by this site and its partners.

Top Fred Anderson Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • 50th anniversary of AACM celebrated at DuSable Museum

    50th anniversary of AACM celebrated at DuSable Museum
    Jazz was in trouble.
  • Review: At Green Mill, Dee Alexander defines great jazz singing

    Review: At Green Mill, Dee Alexander defines great jazz singing
    What's the definition of great jazz singing? There are several, but surely one of them concerns the art of Dee Alexander, who reminded a crowded Green Mill Jazz Club on Friday night of what the genre still can achieve. Alexander was winding up a...

    How Chicago's jazz scene made a champion of Marquis Hill

    How Chicago's jazz scene made a champion of Marquis Hill
    Earlier this month, a 27-year-old musician steeped in the ways of Chicago jazz won one of the most prestigious jazz competitions in the world. To Marquis Hill, taking top prize in the Thelonious Monk International Trumpet Competition, which includes a...

    New dog-friendly park coming to South Loop

     New dog-friendly park coming to South Loop
    In 20 years, Chicago's canine-friendly parks have multiplied from one to more than 20, including expansive beachfront play areas. This winter the latest dog-friendly area is to open in the South Loop, part of a larger one-acre plot that will pay...

    Fred Anderson tributes summon his no-limits approach to music

    Fred Anderson tributes summon his no-limits approach to music
    When saxophonist Fred Anderson performed, famously leaning forward a bit, torrents of sound rushed from his horn. The deep-amber tones and craggy lines at the heart of his music summed up a vast swath of jazz history, from the ricocheting bebop tunes of...