At a certain point in her not-too-distant past, Seattle’s Eugenie Jones decided she needed to give herself a challenge, something to make her feel more alive. She decided to try her hand at jazz singing. It worked out. In 2013, Eugenie won the Earshot Jazz Society award for best recording of the year with her […]
Watch the 18-year-old belter sing “Austin” as a brass band follows her through the city’s streets.
Bley and Swallow join host Marian McPartland for trio renditions of Carla Bley originals.
In his third visit to the KPLU studios, Christian McBride’s recent trio album “Live at the Village Vanguard” had just earned him a Grammy for best improvised jazz solo, and let us in on the little-known fact that 99 percent of the big awards that night are awarded well before the national telecast, and that […]