Interpretations of the music from a landmark jazz record by Bill Evans, Charlie Parker and others.
Bob Brookmeyer, who passed away on December 15, 2011, emerged in the 1950s as a trombonist, composer and arranger steeped in both traditional and modern jazz.
Chris Connor, a vo-cool singer and one of the last living vocalist links to the big band era, has passed away at the age of 81.
The music and story of a bandleader from Terre Haute, Indiana who helped shape the sound of modern jazz.
A few items of interest from around the online jazz world over the long holiday weekend:Marie’s website statement.
Music inspired by the Brubeck Quartet's international tours during the height of the Cold War.
Jimmy Giuffre--a clarinetist, saxophonist, and composer-arranger has passed away at the age of 86.