2012 Seabreeze Jazz Festival® Announces Lineup for Weekend of Smooth Jazz in Panama City Beach April 18-22nd

The coastal beach setting of Panama City Beach will come alive April 18th-22nd for the 2012 Seabreeze Jazz Festival Presented by ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals.  The event returns for it’s 14th…

Mindi Abair – Talented Sax Player and Now Author

Let’s add author to the list of saxophonist Mindi Abair’s talents.  She has written a guidance book called How to Play Madison Square Garden – A Guide to Stage Performance. The…

New Spyro Gyra coming your way

Spyro Gyra will be releasing “A Foreign Affair” on Sept. 13. The album has a decidedly world music influence, as the title implies, but as always maintains the Spyro Gyra…

Jeff Golub loses eyesight – send prayers and love

Guitar hero Jeff Golub has lost his eyesight. The news began to spread this evening (7/6) when Rick Braun posted this on FaceBook “As you may know my dear friend…

Rick Braun Sings with Strings

Rick Braun is taking a step in a new direction with his August release – he is singing some of his favorite standards, jazz classics, and a few left field…

2nd Annual JW Desert Ridge Jazz Festival

The 2nd Annual JW Desert Ridge Jazz Festival will take place in Phoenix, AZ at the Sage Court JW Marriott Desert Ridge  Resort & Spa on April 9th and April 10th,…

Earl Klugh’s 8th Annual Weekend of Jazz at the Broadmoor

Please join Earl Klugh as he hosts his 8th Annual Weekend of Jazz at the Broadmoor Colorado Springs on April 7-9, 2011.  This year’s line-up features six time Grammy winner…

Chuck Loeb’s Third Annual String Training @ Berks Jazz Fest

Guitarist Chuck Loeb, a much respected veteran and staple at the annual Berks Jazz Fest, is hosting his third annual guitar workshop/seminar for musicians of all ages and levels, that want to…

Annual Smooth Jazz for Scholars

Each year we can count on keyboardist Jay Rowe to put together a stellar Smooth Jazz for Scholars show in his beloved hometown of Milford, Connecticut.  The show is a…

In Memorium – Jazz Legend Dr. Billy Taylor, 89

Dr. Billy Taylor, legendary jazz musician and educator, passed away last month on 12/28/10.  According to his daughter, he died of heart failure.  Dr. Taylor was 89 years old at…