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Meet Jeff Evans

Read "Meet Jeff Evans" reviewed by Tessa Souter and Andrea Wolper

Our first Super Fan of 2019 is such a jazz head that he and his wife of 42 years got engaged at a jazz club. These days, Jeff frequently can be seen in the New York clubs indulging several of his passions at once. Living in a city he describes as “richly blessed" with venues, he ...

ARTICLE: LIVE REVIEWS

The Genius of Getz: Greg Fishman at ASU Kerr Cultural Center

Read "The Genius of Getz: Greg Fishman at ASU Kerr Cultural Center" reviewed by Patricia Myers

Greg Fishman: The Genius of Getz
ASU Kerr Cultural Center
Scottsdale, Arizona
April 4, 2015

“The Genius of Getz" as explored by tenor saxophonist Greg Fishman completely mesmerized a rapt audience via the Chicago musician's superior musicianship and fascinating ability as a raconteur during his fourth annual Stan Getz tribute performance ...

ARTICLE: LIVE REVIEWS

Jennifer Leitham-Judy Roberts Duo: Phoenix, Arizona, January 21, 2013

Read "Jennifer Leitham-Judy Roberts Duo: Phoenix, Arizona, January 21, 2013" reviewed by Patricia Myers

Jennifer Leitham and Judy Roberts
The Nash, Jazz in AZ Center
Phoenix, AZ
January 21, 2013

The first-ever duo concert of bassist Jennifer Leitham and pianist Judy Roberts delivered dynamic musical invention that showcased their remarkable talent and synergism.

Leitham's quicksilver agility and forceful skill reached far beyond the identity of acoustic bass as ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Newport Beach (CA) Summer Jazz Series Begins July 6

Sunset Jazz at Newport, featuring straight ahead jazz from top jazz performers, begins July 6 and will continue for 11 summer Wednesday nights at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel in Southern California. The concerts take place at the outside Rose Garden, with patrons sitting comfortably at tables. There will be two sets, 6 and 7:30. Both one-hour ...

NEWS: FESTIVAL

54th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival September 16 - 18

The 54th Monterey Jazz Festival, three-time winner of the JazzTimes Readers poll for “World's Best Jazz Festival" takes place September 16 to September 18 at the Monterey Fairgrounds, home to the Festival for 54 consecutive years. Described as “a cultural colossus" by the San Jose Mercury News and “a mecca for true jazz fans" by the ...