Jazz Music News
Read Jamison Ross Wins 2012 Thelonious Monk Competition For Drummers
September 24, 2012 – The New Orleans-based musician, 24, made clear, precise statements with a lay audience in mind.
Read What Did The Monk Competition Ever Do For You?
Read Around The Jazz Internet: Sept. 21, 2012
Read On The Future Of Jazz Among Black Folk
Read Around The Jazz Internet: Sept. 14, 2012
Read A Piece Of Technology That Makes Listening To Jazz Better
September 14, 2012 – The new Spotify app from Blue Note makes sense of the data jumble in which fans lose themselves.
Read Around The Jazz Internet: Sept. 7, 2012
Listen The Strange Story Of The Man Behind 'Strange Fruit'
September 5, 2012 – Years later, the writer of the iconic Billie Holiday song was tied to another event in U.S. history.
Read Around The Jazz Internet: Aug. 31, 2012
Read Detroit's Jazz 'Patriarch' Improvised A Teaching Career
August 29, 2012 – A big profile of trumpeter Marcus Belgrave emphasizes how he nurtured Detroit's jazz stars.
Read Could Thelonious Monk Win The Jazz Competition Named After Him?
August 28, 2012 – A debate on the nature of music contests, and a vision of a future beyond them.
Read Around The Jazz Internet: Aug. 24, 2012
Read Around The Jazz Internet: Aug. 17, 2012
Read Von Freeman, Chicago Saxophone Godfather, Dies