Conversing with Charlie Haden

Conversing with Charlie Haden California-based veteran jazz writer Josef Woodard has contributed his prose to a prodigious list of periodicals, including the LA Times, Entertainment Weekly, Rolling Stone, and the usual suspects… DownBeat, JazzTimes, and Jazziz. His current book, released last January, is the very revealing volume “Conversations With Charlie Haden“. One of the most … [Read more…]

Meet the Artist: NEA Jazz Master Pat Metheny

Meet the Artist: NEA Jazz Master Pat Metheny As part of DC Jazz Festival’s ongoing series of Meet the Artist interview sessions, I had the great pleasure of sitting down with newly minted class of 2018 NEA Jazz Master Pat Metheny. This interview was conducted at the Abramson Family Auditorium of NYU in DC on … [Read more…]

Woody III: Preserving the Legacy

Woody III: Preserving the Legacy Besides being a truly great trumpet player, composer and bandleader – and one that too many folks sleep on from the historical lineage of the music – Woody Shaw was a very important figure in my earliest stages of concert presentation and production. That work began back in the late … [Read more…]

New York Jazz Lounge – Funky Jazz Masterpieces

New York Jazz Lounge – Funky Jazz Masterpieces Best of Funky Jazz Masterpieces by New York Jazz Lounge Get your copy on iTunes: http://apple.co/2thsS9O 1. Ain’t No Sunshine (Bill Withers) 00:00 2. Sunny (Bobby Hebb) 04:54 3. Cantaloupe Island (Herbie Hancock) 10:14 4. Don’t Get Around Much Anymore (Duke Ellington) 13:39 5. Cold Duck Time … [Read more…]

Jazz in New York, Best of New York City Jazz Music/New York Metropolitan Jazz Chillout Luxury Lounge

Jazz in New York, Best of New York City Jazz Music/New York Metropolitan Jazz Chillout Luxury Lounge Jazz in New York: the best New York City jazz music collection: a New York metropolitan jazz lounge chillout video. Original Music by David Lewis Luong, Sydney, Australia. On David’s channel, you will find hours of his original … [Read more…]

Jazz Music in NYC

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Jazz Music in New York City Guide If you’re planning to stop by the city then you’re able to anticipate an interesting in addition to a fulfilling journey. With all that the city offers, you’re only restricted by your imagination. There are those from everywhere within this city, and during the day there’s so much … [Read more…]