Oliver Nelson might not have been among the jazz world’s most famous saxophone players, but he made a huge impact during his short career. Read on to learn more about this jazz legend.Continue reading
Looking for jazzy or soulful takes on holiday standards? Check out six songs that make great alternatives to the usual holiday music on our blog.Continue reading
There are many traditions during the Christmas season that bring the holiday to life: lights and decorations sprinkled around your community, gift wrap and candies piled high in your local store, and, of course, your favorite holiday jazz music.Continue reading
If you’re looking to catch some jazz musicians in a more intimate setting, jazz clubs are definitely the way to go. Learn about four well-known jazz music clubs and add them to your must-see list.Continue reading
Looking for New Music from The Willie Jones III All-Stars? Hear the latest from these famous jazz musicians on the November 24th episode of Jazz Unlimited. Learn more about it on our blog.Continue reading
The holiday season emphasizes peace, love, and joy, but stress and anxiety can sneak uninvited among the celebrations with our families and loved ones. With political tensions, overcrowded terminals, family disputes, gift-giving pressures, and expectations for perfection, we can easily lose sight of what the holidays should be about. To help set positive intentions this season, here is a list of five simple things you can do to keep yourself calm and happy through the busy weeks ahead.Continue reading
When he left behind his hometown of Los Angeles in 1997 and moved to New York City, Willie Jones III knew it wouldn’t be easy to make his living as a jazz musician. Now, over ten years later, he has become one of the jazz capital’s best drummers.
The New York Times published an article on November 10, 2019 featuring Jones and exploring what a typical Sunday looks like for the busy jazz musician.Continue reading