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Kevin Eubanks, Stanley Jordan exude everlasting kindness in first-ever ‘Duets’

March 23, 2015

“It ended up being more laidback and mellow than I thought it would be,” Jordan said, because some of the concepts initially were so upbeat.

12 Young American Jazz Musicians You Need to Know

February 12, 2015

Many music mavens, jazz fans or otherwise, know of American jazz legends like Miles Davis and Thelonious Monk, but a new generation of artists are bringing refreshing new talent to the genre. From the breakout success of artists like Gregory Porter and Esperanza Spalding to up-and-coming talents like pianist Aaron Diehl, we uncover the best young American jazz musicians.

Danilo Peréz Builds a Magnet for Musicians in Panama

January 20, 2015

Nearly 30 years after he left his native Panama to study jazz composition at Berklee, Danilo Perez has made promoting musicianship in Panama — using music as a springboard, cultural unifier and teaching tool — his life’s work.

5/5/15 Stanley Jordan St. Thomas Royal Caribbean Cruise
5/5/15 Stanley Clarke New York, NY Blue Note
5/6/15 Stanley Jordan St. Thomas Royal Caribbean Cruise
5/6/15 Stanley Clarke New York, NY Blue Note
5/7/15 Stanley Jordan St. Thomas Royal Caribbean Cruise
5/7/15 Stanley Clarke New York, NY Blue Note
5/7/15 Kenny Garrett Six Fours, France Andre Malraux
5/8/15 Stanley Jordan St. Thomas Royal Caribbean Cruise
5/8/15 Stanley Clarke New York, NY Blue Note
5/9/15 Stanley Jordan St. Thomas Royal Caribbean Cruise
5/9/15 Stanley Clarke New York, NY Blue Note
5/9/15 Kenny Garrett Countances, France Marcel Hellie
5/9/15 Rick Braun Galveston, TX Red Cat Jazz Festival
5/10/15 Jonathan Butler Philadelphia, PA Liacouras Center
5/10/15 Stanley Jordan St. Thomas Royal Caribbean Cruise
5/10/15 Stanley Clarke New York, NY Blue Note
5/10/15 Kenny Garrett Brasov, Romania Centrul Cultural "Reduta"
5/11/15 Kenny Garrett Cluj, Romania National Theater
5/12/15 Kenny Garrett Timisoara, Romania House of Culture
5/13/15 Kenny Garrett Bulgaria, Romania Sofia
5/16/15 Jonathan Butler Little Rock, AK Jazzlights in the Park
5/16/15 Rick Braun N. Las Vegas, NV Allante Hotel + Casino/Acess Showroom
5/21/15 Christian McBride Tbilisi, Georgia Tbilisi Event Hall
5/22/15 Freda Payne Oakland, CA Yoshi's - Oakland
5/23/15 Christian McBride Dusseldorf, Germany Rheinterrasse Dusseldorf - Rheingoldsaal
5/23/15 Steve Cole Tucson, AZ JW Marriott Starrpass
5/24/15 Christian McBride Den Bosch, Netherlands Jazz in Duketown Festival
5/24/15 Kirk Whalum Austin, TX The New Backyard
5/24/15 Rick Braun Austin, TX The Backyard (w/BWB)
5/26/15 Christian McBride Gent, Belgium De Bikloke