Long-time readers wanted! All About Jazz needs your help and we have a deal. Contribute $20 and we'll hide those six pesky Google ads that appear on every page for a full year! You'll also fund website expansion.


I want to help

  • Greg Osby: Saxophone “Griot”

    The griot is a West African historian, storyteller, praise singer, poet and/or musician, a repository of oral tradition who is often seen as a societal leader. Saxophonist Greg Osby recently was...

  • Jazz: The Sacred and the Profane

    I fully appreciate the value of "digging the music" and leaning into it for its rhythmic syncopation and feelings of fun and excitement. But for many of us, jazz is part of our search for human connection...

  • Bray Jazz 2016

    With first-rate music festivals mushrooming all over Ireland, Bray Jazz remains a highlight in a crowded calendar. Now in its seventeenth year, Bray Jazz' tried and tested format strikes a pleasing balance musically...

  • Take Five with Chuck Redd

    Chuck Redd is an internationally well-known performer on both drums and vibraphone. He began his career when he joined the Charlie Byrd Trio at the age of 21. He also became a member of the Great Guitars...

  • Take Five with Boris Savoldelli

    Boris is a vocal performer with a brilliant personality. He's always been in love with his "vocal instrument" and its extraordinary possibilities. He loves to find different original ways of singing, due to his...

Reviews

Further Explorations
Alchemy Sound Project
Further Explorations
The Whistle Blower
Gilad Atzmon And The...
The Whistle Blower
AHEO
Afro-Haitian...
AHEO
Real Talk
Kitt Lyles
Real Talk
Ali Farka Toure with Ry Cooder: Talking Timbuktu
Ali Farka Toure
Ali Farka Toure with Ry...

Downloads

A Queda do Anjo
Billy Ponzio
A Queda do Anjo
11
David Zakarian
11
Voyager
Lauren Lee
Voyager
1_Cookin_at_the_Continental
Elisabetta Antonini
...
The Guy's Respectable
Charles Chace /The Paul...
The Guy's Respectable

News

Get the Jazz Near You Eblast

Enjoy the convenience of receiving a comprehensive listing of jazz events in your area every Thursday. It's free!

Subscribe to the Jazz Near You Eblast