| Apr 7, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Chris Barton reviews boxed set 'Jazz: The Smithsonian Anthology,' a beautifully assembled if flawed set that delivers quality listening despite the futility of trying to capture an entire genre in six CDs....
| Aug 4, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Jazz masters Branford Marsalis and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band will bring a touch of New Orleans to Irvine's Orange County Great Park. The free "Flight & Sound" concert series opens this weekend....
| Aug 17, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Influences: Trumpet player, bandleader and film composer Terence Blanchard by Nate Jackson...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 1:34 PM
For many jam-band fans, a double bill featuring Bruce Hornsby's Noisemakers and Béla Fleck's Flecktones is a pipe dream come true. Both bands feature virtuoso musicianship, startling versatility and a lust for exploring the outer limits.
For followers of...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 12:51 PM
In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, as the world watched New Orleans, two music icons stepped up to the plate. Old friends Branford Marsalis and Harry Connick Jr., along with their long-time manager, came up with a way to give back to the music...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 8:10 PM
Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach, holds its Friday night Shabbat Service at 6 p.m. in the Morgan Chapel. The service, which features a performance by the Gleekim Youth Choir, will be led by Rabbi Mark S. Miller,...
| Apr 2, 2011
| 5:51 PM
Website MitzvahPartyCentral.com hosts an event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza hotel, 17941 Von Karman Ave., Irvine, that brings vendors together for the public to see their products for Jewish life cycle events.
| Dec 30, 2010
| 9:39 PM
If you've made a New Year's resolution to get out of the house more, check out this guide for 2011 entertainment options. From Broadway to blues to ballet, we've got you covered; here's a selection. Call the venue or visit their website for prices and...
| May 21, 2011
| 8:40 AM
Archbishop Desmond Tutu addressed an estimated 200 to 250 participants in a peace walk in West Hartford Saturday morning before walkers departed on the 2.5 mile route to benefit the World Youth Peace Summit.
Saturday's walk started at West Hartford...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 6:06 PM
After playing with Bob Weir and Bruce Hornsby, saxophonist Branford Marsalis hung out in the media tent surrounded by journalists and a glass of wine. He's leaving now, only after hugging nearly everyone. "What's that group that does a different album...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 10:40 AM
For Gathering of the Vibes 2012, I chose to decline all the media hook-ups and luxuries. No laptop. No power outlets. No VIP tent with couches. No pass for entry into the photo pit in front of the stage. No isolated, backstage, extra-clean Port-O-Pottys....