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Jazz-Rock Renegade Dean Brown Unleashes Expansive, All-Star Roller Coaster "ROLAJAFUFU"

Jazz-Rock Renegade Dean Brown Unleashes Expansive, All-Star Roller Coaster "ROLAJAFUFU"

Guitarist and composer Dean Brown has always done things his way. Nowhere is that in greater evidence than on ROLAJAFUFU, his fifth album as a leader. The title is a playful acronym that encompasses rock-latin- jazz-funk-fusion, the universes Brown explores on this diverse, kinetic recording. Brown’s fiercely independent streak is also exemplified by the fact that ...

Promote Your Venue and Your Venue's Events with Jazz Near You's "Venue of the Week" Service

Promote Your Venue and Your Venue's Events with Jazz Near You's "Venue of the Week" Service

Jazz venues can claim prime space at the Jazz Near You website and in the Jazz Near You weekly eblast with the Venue of the Week promotional service. With Venue of the Week, the venue sponsor occupies a scrollable region on the Jazz Near You Home page and Jazz Near You Calendar page to promote their ...

Tickets Moving Fast For May 14 Memorial Concert For Phil Woods In Pittsfield, Mass.

Tickets Moving Fast For May 14 Memorial Concert For Phil Woods In Pittsfield, Mass.

Tribute in Pittsfield, Mass., to Feature the Jazz Master’s Protégé Grace Kelly With Brian Lynch, Bill Mays, Steve Gilmore and Bill Goodwin Berkshires Jazz, Inc. has announced that tickets are on sale, and moving briskly, for the May 14 memorial concert in honor of the late alto saxophonist Phil Woods. To take place at Barrington Stage, ...

Vadim Neselovskyi Headlines Art Boutiki In San Jose During Ridgeway Arts Educational Series

Vadim Neselovskyi Headlines Art Boutiki In San Jose During Ridgeway Arts Educational Series

Pianist, composer, Berklee College of Music professor and former Gary Burton sideman Vadim Neselovskyi kicks off the Ridgeway Presents series with a stellar trio performance featuring new compositions, original arrangements and select solo piano pieces. A Ukrainian-born pianist, Vadim was classically trained at conservatories in his native Odessa and in Germany; honed his jazz chops on ...

Internationally Acclaimed Israeli Saxophonist Eli Degibri To Perform At The White House

Internationally Acclaimed Israeli Saxophonist Eli Degibri To Perform At The White House

Internationally acclaimed Israeli jazz saxophonist, composer and bandleader, Eli Degbiri, will be performing at the 2016 International Jazz Day Global Concert, hosted by President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama at The White House. The concert will be broadcast nationally on ABC on April 30th—International Jazz Day—and streamed across the globe by the United Nations and ...

Hot Tone Music To Release New CDs By Bassist Mimi Jones & Pianist Luis Perdomo, May 13

Hot Tone Music To Release New CDs By Bassist Mimi Jones & Pianist Luis Perdomo, May 13

Hot Tone Music, the artist-run label founded by bassist /composer Mimi Jones in 2009, announces the simultaneous release on May 13 of new CDs by Jones (Feet in the Mud) and pianist/composer Luis Perdomo (Montage). Perdomo’s Montage is his eighth album as a leader but the first solo piano recording in his distinguished career. After he’d ...

Jazz Lions, The Bosman Twins, Roar At The Velvet Note on May 8th

Jazz Lions, The Bosman Twins, Roar At The Velvet Note on May 8th

The Bosman Twins at the The Velvet Note in Atlanta on May 8th Whether it’s the Bosman Twins’ longevity as jazz masters, classically trained musicians, or their charismatic and engaging entertaining style, The Bosman Twins always leave their fans wanting more. The multi award winning brothers are nationally and internationally renowned at high profile private events, ...

Jazzahead! 2016 Trade Fair - Record Attendence - A Rousing Success

Jazzahead! 2016 Trade Fair - Record Attendence - A Rousing Success

The 11th jazzahead!, the world's largest and most important specialist jazz trade fair, came to a successful end in Bremen, Germany this past Sunday. With a total of 969 exhibiting companies and 2,742 professional participants, the number of visitors from the jazz industry has risen yet again. The trade fair organisers attribute this to the extremely ...

Yelena Eckemoff Muses On Life Changing Journeys And Looks Back To Early-Career Compositions On "Leaving Everything Behind" - Available May 13

Yelena Eckemoff Muses On Life Changing Journeys And Looks Back To Early-Career Compositions On "Leaving Everything Behind" - Available May 13

Yelena Eckemoff, the prolific and enthralling pianist and composer, has earned plaudits for her recent releases Everblue, Lions, A Touch of Radiance, Glass Song and more. She has made high-level original music with sidemen on the order of Peter Erskine, Arild Andersen, Jon Christensen, George Mraz, and Mark Turner. With her new release Leaving Everything Behind, ...

Pianist Yelena Eckemoff Set To Perform In Celebration Of Upcoming Release "Leaving Everything Behind" on Thursday, May 26 At Birdland

Pianist Yelena Eckemoff Set To Perform In Celebration  Of Upcoming Release "Leaving Everything Behind" on Thursday, May 26 At Birdland

Pianist/Composer Yelena Eckemoff is set to perform in New York at Birdland Jazz Club on Thursday, May 26 at 6:00PM in celebration of her upcoming release, “Leaving Everything Behind." Eckemoff will be joined by violinist Mark Feldman, bassist Joe Martin and drummer Billy Hart. Yelena Eckemoff, the prolific and enthralling pianist and composer, has earned plaudits ...


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