Take your sweetheart to hear some live music
Remember to treat your valentine with something special on February 14 - we think that a pair of tickets to a concert is a perfect idea. Claudia Acuña, Joey Calderazzo, Branford Marsalis, and Miguel Zenón all have tour dates coming up, so check out their schedules and see if they will be performing somewhere near your home. Or might we suggest a romantic trip to San Juan, Savannah or New Orleans? Read more »
The too-short, yawn-inducing list of 2012 jazz Grammy nominees
Publication: Ottawa Citizen Jazzblog
Author: Peter Hum
Date: December 1, 2011
I am glad to see that Gerald Clayton, Miguel Zenón and John Hollenbeck were nominated — New blood! New blood! — but otherwise, it seems to me that in previous years, the people who chose the jazz nominees were more astute and progressive.
To read Peter Hum’s commentary regarding the Jazz Grammy nominations and see a full list of the nominations, visit his blog post here.