Hank and Elvin Jones.
August 31, 2009 This coming weekend, more than 100 jazz acts will descend upon the Detroit International Jazz Festival. The event will celebrate three brothers from a special Detroit-rooted jazz family: pianist Hank Jones and his two late brothers, drummer Elvin and trumpeter Thad.
May 22, 2008 Every February, high-schoolers toting band instruments trek to frosty Ann Arbor to meet and compete. Then, on Saturday night, the pros take the stage. They are the Los Angeles-based Clayton Brothers (John on bass, Jeff on alto), and they bring sunshine to the University of Michigan Jazz Festival.
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