Category Archives: Jazz

Tia Fuller – Not Your Typical Jazz Artist

Although she was not a music celebrity from the very start, Tia Fuller has risen from the background as a backup singer for Beyonce Knowles to the forefront of the stage, proving that she can be a unique and profitable … Continue reading

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Jazz at Massey Hall Brings Together Jazz Greats For Our Listening Pleasure

Jazz at Massey Hall from The Quintet often appears reissued under the name “The Greatest Concert Ever.” It features an all star lineup of Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Bud Powell, Charles Mingus, and Max Roach. Some 15 years before this … Continue reading

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Diana Krall Has Left Her Mark On The Jazz World…And She Has Only Just Begun

The voluptuous, elegant, and extraordinarily gifted Canadian born Diana Krall has left her mark as one of the finest jazz vocalists of her time. The jazz pianist and singer, known for her contralto vocals, has sold more than six million … Continue reading

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Chick Corea’s Lustrous Career as a Jazz Favorite

Chick Corea is one of the most popular and influential American jazz pianist, keyboardist, and composer. Some jazz experts support the idea that Chick surely participated in the birth of the electric jazz fusion movement, but he also is the … Continue reading

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Take a “Time Out” to Listen to the Dave Brubek Quartet Top Selling Album

Recognized as one of the greatest jazz albums of all time, the 1959 Dave Brubek Quartet album Time Out is a subtle unity of cool and West Coast jazz. Despite receiving negative reviews upon its release from critics, Colombian president … Continue reading

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Stanley Clarke Electrifies the Jazz Movement

Bassist Stanley Clarke arrived into the New York jazz scene fresh out of the Philadelphia Academy of Music in 1971. Without too much delay he landed jobs with notable bandleaders like Stan Getz, Dexter Gordon, Horace Silver, Art Blakey, Pharaoh … Continue reading

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Norah Jones Tops The Charts And Our Hearts

It is no surprise to anyone who is a working artist in some form or fashion that to gain recognition is a difficult task. While some people are simply born with talent, it does not mean that they are awarded … Continue reading

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