Content by tag "Jon Burr"

ARTICLE: INTERVIEWS

Jack Wilkins: Playing What He's Preaching

Read "Jack Wilkins: Playing What He's Preaching" reviewed by Rob Rosenblum

Some time in 1975 a box of records from the Mainstream label was dropped by my front door. I picked it up and began to open it with a mix of excitement and dread of having to face writing more record reviews. I saw an LP titled Windows with an unfamiliar cast of characters and put ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Jerome Jennings: The Beast

Read "The Beast" reviewed by Dan Bilawsky

Jerome Jennings has occupied the drum throne on plenty of high profile gigs since arriving in New York just over a decade ago, working with everybody from vocalist Paula West to bassist Christian McBride and trumpeter Bria Skonberg to saxophonist Craig Handy. But his is a name that still may not be familiar to many jazz ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Jon Burr Band: Just Can't Wait

Read "Just Can't Wait" reviewed by Woodrow Wilkins

Bassist Jon Burr has spent many years supporting other artists. He brings a lot of that experience into Just Can't Wait, a 14-song collection that reflects the artist's obsession with love.

Burr has toured and recorded with musicians such as Stan Getz, Chet Baker, Horace Silver and Stéphane Grappelli. Vocalists who have shared the ...

ARTICLE: LIVE REVIEWS

Jon Burr Band at Birdland, NYC

Read "Jon Burr Band at Birdland, NYC" reviewed by Greg Henry Waters

Jon Burr
Birdland
New York, New York
December 9, 2007 2 p.m.

A few of us were outside the front doors waiting for them to open and I was thinking about this concert and what it was going to be like. The intelligence and experience one needs to create music is a developing process through ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

The Jon Burr Band "Special Event Invitation - Live at Birdland DVD Taping

The Jon Burr Band "Special Event Invitation - Live at Birdland DVD Taping


YOU ARE INVITED
This coming Sunday, December 9th, 12 NOON sharp
Doors open at 11:30 AM One show ONLY
LIVE AT BIRDLAND DVD TAPING
THE JON BURR BAND
All Original Program! New Songs! Great Singers and Players!
Hilary Kole, Ty Stephens, Yaala ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

The Jon Burr Band Live DVD Recording, Sunday Dec 9th 12 Noon! One Show Only! Free to the Public

The Jon Burr Band Live DVD Recording, Sunday Dec 9th 12 Noon! One Show Only! Free to the Public

New York, NY - Oct 26 2007 Bassist Jon Burr (formerly with Tony Bennett, Stan Getz, Chet Baker, Stephane Grappelli, the Hot Swing Trio) and the Jon Burr Band will be recording a DVD Live at Birdland of songs written by Jon Burr, and previously performed or recorded by Stan Getz, Chet Baker, The Hot Swing ...