Listening to the Savory set is like dial-hopping on a swing-age radio,
An anthology that helped to elevate the artistic stature of jazz.
In 1961 saxophonist Sonny Rollins returned from a two-year sabbatical, forming new musical alliances as he plunged into a shifting and vibrant jazz landscape.
Our annual, highly-subjective roundup of classic-jazz favorites.
News about new and forthcoming box sets from the premier jazz reissue label.
He could split the stratosphere with his high notes, play you sweet and low with his ballads--and woe to any other trumpeter who showed up ready to jam.
The New York Times reports that the reissue label is in talks with the National Jazz Museum to release music from the William Savory collection on CD.
What happened when this powerful musical personality performed on other artists' dates?
Carter wrote jazz standards, mastered two instruments, opened doors for black composers in Hollywood, and served as a mentor to many young jazz musicians.
Holiday jazz is coming to town this week on Night Lights.