Trumpeters Ray Vega (East Coast) and Thomas Marriott (West Coast) have joined forces once again for the newest edition of their East-West Trumpet Summit with pianist George Colligan, bassist Phil Sparks and drummer Matt Jorgensen.
Anton Schwartz, along with bassist John Shifflet, drummer Lorca Hart, trumpeter Dominick Farinacci, and pianist, Eric Reed, perform live in the KPLU Seattle studios.
Grammy Award-winning trumpeter and New Orleans native Terence Blanchard and his sextet stopped by the KPLU Seattle studios for a performance and interview.
Cécile McLorin Salvant sings her version of “I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate” during her Live Studio Session at the KPLU/Jazz24 studios in Seattle, Washington. She’s the prefect combination of what many think a great singer should be. She creates her own songs, allowing us to see the world through her eyes [...]
We were very excited to welcome back singer/songwriter, Sara Gazarek, a graduate from the Roosevelt High School jazz program who has since made a home in the L.A. jazz scene. Sara stopped by the KPLU Seattle studios for this interview and performance while in town at Jazz Alley with Band members Josh Nelson (piano), Hamilton [...]
Saxophonist/vocalist, Grace Kelly performs live in the KPLU studios for a Live Studio Session. Grace was accompanied by a Seattle trio consisting of Marc Seales (piano), Jeff Johnson (bass) and Ted Poor (drums).
During KPLU’s School of Jazz Week the Bellevue High School Jazz Combo performed with trombonist David Marriott in the KPLU Seattle Studios. Here they perform a version of “Syeeda’s Song Flute” which they recorded for the School of Jazz CD.
Pucky Pizzarelli visited Seattle to play a series of shows with Northwest gypsy jazz band Pearl Django. The studio session took place in the KPLU/Jazz24 Seattle studios.
Rachelle Ferrell performs live in the KPLU/Jazz24 Seattle studios. You can find the full audio at http://www.kplu.org/post/rachelle-ferrell-singing-her-way-higher-plane
Halie Loren performs “Happy Together” live at the Jazz24/KPLU Seattle Studios.