CARAMOOR LAUNCHES ITS FIRST-EVER FALL FESTIVAL, FEATURING JAZZ GREAT CHICK COREA IN A RARE SOLO CONCERT. OCTOBER 3, 2009 8:00 PM AT CARAMOOR CENTER FOR MUSIC AND THE ARTS
New Improvisation Play-Along Book
Leon Breeden, director of the University of North Texas jazz studies program and the UNT One O’Clock Lab Band from 1959 to 1981, was awarded an honorary doctorate at UNT’s doctoral commencement ceremony on Aug. 14.
New York, NY…August 13, 2009…Les Paul, acclaimed guitar player, entertainer and inventor, passed away today from complications of severe pneumonia at White Plains Hospital in White Plain, New York
NPR Music Offers New Albums & Classic Reissues From Jazz, Rock & Folk Artists For "Exclusive First Listen"
NEW ALBUMS FROM TERENCE BLANCHARD AND JOE HENRY, AND CLASSICS FROM TIM BUCKLEY AND NEW LOST CITY RAMBLERS, ALL AVAILABLE IN AUGUST AT NPR.ORG/MUSIC