• Vossajazz 2017

    Vossajazz 2017

    Some places punch above their weight. Voss is one. With just 14,000 inhabitants, this small Norwegian town in the county of Hordaland, can boast a world-renowned sky-diving training centre, the country's...

  • Walter Smith III: Jazz Explorer

    Walter Smith III: Jazz Explorer

    Walter Smith stands straight when he raises his tenor sax to his mouth to embark on a solo, or play enthralling, serpentine, contrapuntal lines in unison with band mates like Ambrose Akinmusire...

  • Sittin' In with the Odean Pope Trio at the Kimmel Center

    Sittin' In with the Odean Pope Trio at the Kimmel...

    The Kimmel Center's informal Sittin' In program is always about direct connections and communion, but April's exceptional event raised the bar up to the ceiling. Not everyone was even able to sit since...

  • WDR Jazzfest 2017

    WDR Jazzfest 2017

    The best friend of German jazz and a considerable number of passionate followers is probably a state funded media institution. In a relatively short time span of six years, the WDR Jazzfest has blossomed...

  • Bria Skonberg: In Flight

    Bria Skonberg: In Flight

    Bria Skonberg's roots are in a city more than 2,000 miles--and a different country--away from New Orleans and the traditional jazz music identified with region at the mouth of the Mississippi River...


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