The self-described “accidental brass quartet” swims comfortably in jazz, classical and pop music. Watch the band evoke a rollicking Parisian street scene and the calm beauty of the San Juan Islands.
There may be no better place than New Orleans to explore the ties of family and tradition in jazz. This episode of Jazz Night in America visits the Crescent City to hear two local musical giants: singer John Boutté and drummer Shannon Powell. The video documentary presents highlights from their shared concert at the George […]
The Bulgarian-born film composer and concert pianist performs original music in a 1995 session.
San Diego-based pianist Danny Green says he’s been an obsessive music fan, spending intense periods focusing on styles as diverse as Cuba’s Buena Vista Social Club, his favorite Brazilian and classical composers, and a youth listening to Nirvana and playing in a ska band. It all comes together, however subtly, in every song he writes. […]