Even from its beginnings in late-60s Oakland, the band has always stoof out. Fifty years later, its devotion to classic horn-driven soul remains unmatched, its passion and precision unchanged.
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As one of the leading pianists of the swing era, Stacy was best known for his work with the Benny Goodman Orchestra and had a prolific career before stepping back from the music world in the 1950’s.
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Tony Bennett paired up with Diana Krall to perform George Gershwin’s “Fascinating Rhythm.” An entire album from the pair is due out Sept. 14.
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A chat with the legend himself and band member Cameron Graves on the new album The Message.
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The polish trumpet player and composer died Sunday in Warsaw at age 76. He had enjoyed a major international career in the past 20 years, particularly through his association with the ECM label.
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The iconic vocalist makes an appearance on ‘Piano Jazz’ and shares his inspirations.
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The decorated musician demonstrates his musical flexibility with McPartland on this episode of Piano Jazz.
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GroundUP is unlike any other musical event. Lines blur between artist and fan, and spill onto Miami Beach. Hear a jazz sampler from the 2018 line-up.
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Wesseltoft and Thomas bring their extensive backgrounds in jazz and electronic music together to build a bridge between two adjacent generations of Norwegian alchemists.
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One of the quintessential exponents of the city’s rich, deeply layered and distinctive piano sound, Butler had battled advance-stage cancer since early 2017.
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