The late, distinctively melodic jazz trumpeter and composer Kenny Wheeler was quietly influential to generations of musicians. From the Pacific Northwest, two acolytes reimagine his catalog.
Song List: “Green Chimneys” “One By One” “EJ’s Blues” Recently KPLU presented yet another excellent Puget Sound area high-school jazz band in a live studio session. This time around it was the Mt. Si High School Jazz Combo from the Snoqualmie Valley School District. The band arrived with their director Matthew Wenman and their mentor, […]