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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.

4/25/15 Kenny Garrett New Orleans, LA New Orleans Jazz Fest
4/25/15 Rick Braun Panama City Beach, FL Seabreeze Jazz Festival - Pier Park Amphitheater
4/25/15 Kirk Whalum Panama City Beach, FL Seabreeze Jazz Festival - Pier Park Amphitheater
4/25/15 Danilo Pérez Kansas City, MO Folly Theater
4/25/15 Steve Cole Panama City Beach, FL Seabreeze Jazz Festival
4/26/15 Kenny Garrett Alpharetta, GA Velvet Note
4/26/15 Rick Braun New Orleans, LA The Fair Grounds Race Course (w/ BWB)
4/26/15 Kirk Whalum New Orleans, LA New Orleans Jazz Fest
4/27/15 Kenny Garrett Alpharetta, GA Velvet Note
4/30/15 Jonathan Butler Lagos, Nigeria Inagbe Grand Resort
4/30/15 Kenny Garrett Washington, DC Blues Alley
5/1/15 Kenny Garrett Washington, DC Blues Alley
5/1/15 Jimmy Greene New York, NY Smoke Jazz Club
5/2/15 Kenny Garrett Washington, DC Blues Alley
5/2/15 Jimmy Greene New York, NY Smoke Jazz Club
5/2/15 Kirk Whalum Baleareas, Spain Protur Biomar Grand Hotel
5/2/15 Raul Midòn Newark, NJ Victoria Theater
5/3/15 Kenny Garrett Washington, DC Blues Alley
5/3/15 Stanley Jordan St. Thomas Royal Caribbean Cruise
5/3/15 Jimmy Greene New York, NY Smoke Jazz Club
5/4/15 Stanley Jordan St. Thomas Royal Caribbean Cruise
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