Suzi Price

Suzi Price

The divine demoiselle, Diana Krall, performed Sunday night, singing selections from her new CD "The Look of Love," which is scheduled for release September 19. Reviews in local daily newspapers that one could find around this charming jazz-drenched village were not really positive about Diana Krall's performance, crowning her with the label "Miss Cool!"

"She shows no emotion at all. She's a pure marketing product!" And, what's worse, "She hasn't got a clue about music!"

A Nancy Wilson Christmas (MCG Jazz/Telarc). Nancy Wilson’s first ever full-length Christmas album with proceeds benefiting the Pittsburg-based Manchester Craftman’s Guild. Joining Nancy on this benefit holiday album is the Nancy Wilson Trio, The New York Voices, and the Dizzy Gillespie Alumni All-Star Band and guests comprised of Herbie Mann, Monty Alexander, Claudio Roditi, Ali Ryerson, James Moody, Jimmie Heath, Jon Faddis, Earl Garner, Antonio Hart, Renee Rosnes, Slide Hampton and coun …
In 2001, a duet CD hit the European shelves. Each CD was sold with a small pack of tissues. Its title, "Hard to Say Goodbye, the Very Best of Toots Thielemans and Kenny Werner." Verve Music Group, North Sea Jazz.

With the concurrent release in the United States on March 5, 2002, Americans will now understand what the European community has known for a very long time; the album is one of the most emotionally breathtaking CDs ever recorded, and the pairing of the beloved Toots Thielemans and K …

B r e a k i n g N e w s!

Sotheby's, the Children's Miracle Network and Love Productions present:

A concert to benefit the Children's Miracle Network Love Came, the Songs of Strayhorn, by internationally renowned vocalist, A l l a n H a r r i s

The emcees for the evening are Maurice Dubois from News Channel 4/Today in New York, and Gene Washington, former All-Pro wide receiver for the San Francisco 49ers and Director of Operations for the National Football League.

Join us and …

Smooth Jazz is an often misunderstood genre in the jazz scene. This is due in part from radio stations playing selections of artists who are far removed from the world of jazz into their playlists. As a result, Smooth Jazz has become a "melting pot" of easy listening used to target a specific audience in radio station marketing stragety. But, there are many superb musicians and vocalists producing excellent Smooth Jazz recordings every year. Now's your chance to vote for your favorite Smooth Jaz …
Marcus Miller's debut recording for Telarc won a Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album. An influential musician, producer and composer, Miller has just announced plans for a June tour across North America on the following dates:

June 15 Playboy Jazz Festival, Los Angeles, CA

June 20 Berklee Performance Center, Boston, MA

June 21 Meyer Amphitheatre, West Palm Beach, FL

June 22 Wilmington Jazz Festival, Wilmington, DE

June 24 Ramshead Inn, Annapolis, MD

June 25&26 Vil …

Our sincerest condolences go out to the Gumede family, his very many close friends, the people that worked with him over the years, as well as those many many fans that will all be feeling the pain of this insurmountable loss...

The life-story of Sipho Gumede is a long and elaborate one. He has worked with too many musical icons and legends to list here, a pioneering force as an individual on the South African musical and jazz scenes. (His achievements were recognised as long as five years a …

29.01.2011

Miles Davis Remix Project

Published in News Story
This just in from Rogers and Cowan, and the Miles Davis Estate

NEW MILES DAVIS REMIX PROJECT IS BREWING: EVOLUTION OF THE GROOVE SET FOR RELEASE THIS SUMMER FEATURING SANTANA AND NAS

A new Miles Davis re-mix project entitled Evolution of the Groove, featuring performances by Santana, Nas and Olu Dara (father of Nas), …

81ST BIRTHDAY OF WORLD-RENOWNED, LATE JAZZ ICON MILES DAVIS CELEBRATED BY FAMILY AND FANS AT HOLLYWOOD’S ROCKWALK

Internationally renowned late jazz icon Miles Davis, widely regarded as one of the most innovative, influential and highly respected figures in jazz, was celebrated on the date marking his 81st birthday (Saturday, May 26). Son, Erin Davis along with nephew, Vince W …

TELARC AND HEADS UP WIN FOUR GRAMMY®

AWARDS

Turtle Island Quartet, A Love Supreme: The Legacy of John Coltrane

[Telarc International]

BEST CLASSICAL CROSSOVER ALBUM

Michael Brecker, Pilgrimage [Heads Up International]

BEST JAZZ INSTRUMENTAL ALBUM, INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP

Michael Brecker, "Anagram" (tr …

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