HI ANDERS, NICE TO MEET YOU. IN BRAZIL WE LOVE ALL FREEDOM MUSIC, ALL JAZZ STYLES. BUT IN SOUTH AMERICA IS NOT LIKE USA, OR EUROPE...FULL TIME JAZZ FM STATIONS...NO, IN BRAZIL ONLY WEEKLY JAZZ RADIO SHOW. I KNOW THAT BECAUSE I HAVE TWO HOURS WEEK TO DIVULGE ALL JAZZ, EVERY MONDAY TO 21.00 AT WWW.RADIOLESTE345FM.COM.BR. I WRITE THIS MESSAGE IN HOPE GET CD-PROMOTE TO PLAY AT STATION. MY FIRST DESIRE IS TRY INTRODUCE MORE BEAT JAZZ IN BRAZIL. INSTRUMENTAL, IMPROVISED AND SWING MUSIC. THINK ABOUT. REGARDS FROM BRAZIL. EDSON LUIZ KRUG.
Oh - I didn't know that! I always get OrkesterJournalen by post so it takes a little bit longer than in Sweden I guess.
Was it ok?
He-he her sitter jeg og skriver på engelsk.
Ja, ja - det går jo på engelsk nesten hele tiden så det er kanskje ikke så merkelig.
Thanks for accepting Playboy Jazz Cruise as a friend. Hope you'll join us onboard next January with host Marcus Miller, Herbie Hancock, Dianne Reeves, Keb' Mo', Roy Hargrove, Roberta Gambarini, New Birth Brass Band, James Carter, Eldar, Poncho Sanchez and more! This will be the jazz cruise of a lifetime. Imagine a week in the Caribbean, sun, sea, blue skies, music night and day...and amazing passengers who are all there for jazz! It can't get much better. Please check it out.
The Jazz Network is exactly what the title suggests, a place where you get to mix and mingle with those who have not only an appreciation for Jazz but a forum to hear new up and coming artists as well. I've hooked up with so many of my old friends that I've lost contact with over the years here and it's been a great place to meet folk, appreciate good music and Musicianship. What an incredible idea!!
The great composer and bandleader was distraught over the 1967 death of Billy Strayhorn, his songwriting and arranging partner of 28 years. But Ellington took Strayhorn's passing as an impetus, born of necessity, to increase his own productivity. Here are five examples.
At the Village Vanguard, one flight down from the hubbub of New York City, in a tight space packed with people, we're about to embark on a musical odyssey by sea. Our captain is saxophonist Chris Potter, who's launching his Odyssey-inspired album The Sirens.
Divine: The Jazz Albums, 1954-1958 packs four CDs with Vaughan's music, recorded live or in the studio with bands big and small. Two live albums from Chicago nightclubs are standouts, partly when a performance threatens to slide off the rails.