Composer/vocalist/instrumentalist Sara McDonald is the ideal front woman for her appropriately named project, The NY Chillharmonic. She is a relaxed but confident band leader and keep reading »
It’s pretty hard to walk away from a Christian McBride performance without having a good time. The Philadelphia-born artist with a style that blends old-school swing keep reading »
Last month the legendary Eddie Palmieri turned 76-years-old and to celebrate, he performed at Lincoln Center backed by a hugely talented group of musicians. We grabbed a couple photos with insight from our journalist who was front row for this incredible celebration.
Impulse! Records, one of the definitive trailblazers in recorded jazz, celebrates their 50th Anniversary at Lincoln Center with two nights of performances a consortium of contemporary jazz heroes (Eric Reed, Stacy Dillard, Andy Bey, and others), playing the repertoires of John Coltrane, Freddie Hubbard, and other jazz legends that put Impulse on the map, followed by Reggie Workman’s African-American Legacy Project (Coltrane’s former bassist).