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The Way: Music of Slide Hampton: Vanguard Jazz Orchestra

Read "Vanguard Jazz Orchestra" reviewed by Russ Musto

The union of the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra (VJO) and Slide Hampton is a match made in jazz heaven. The VJO, a sixteen-piece musical organization--the term big band has never been an official assignation for the group--that has been performing on Monday nights at the Village Vanguard for nearly 40 years, remains one of the most vibrant ...