Najee...you are one prolific sax man!!! I hope you check out the new Jazz Network Worldwide music player and post some of your music on it. It would boost the campaign for the new player and make your music accessible on the network! Keep the creative juices flowing!
Hey, Najee... my prime "criteria" for reviewing music is it's EQ (energy quotient).... & yours here is VOLcanic! I am definitely DIGGIN' it... Anything you have in need of review, you may want to consider sending my way... my magazine (called IMPROVIJAZZATION NATION) is at http://zzaj.freehostia.com if you'd like to check it out! You can also contact me using firstname.lastname@example.org
Brother, first of all ... thank you for inviting me to the network - I love it. I'm getting inspired for 35. Second, I see you haven't gotten a gift yet so I wanted to send a special gift - an anhk, but alas there are none. What's up with that? None the less... Peace and Blessings to you, your brother Charles.
Hi, thanks for the invite: This is new for me..my son put me on facebook and wanted me to put all my info...I nixed that..You know Mami and I wanted to join you on the Jazz Cruise..it looked awesome; Angie and I did the mother daughter thing last year to Bermuda and had a wonderful time. Hope all is well...Love your lastest CD I play it everyday on my way home to soothe away the stress of the day...by the way my daughter thinks you look younger on every photo..Take Care and tell Fareed hello and I send my love..Keep in touch Ciao
Haven't seen you in years!!! Last time was when I was with Luther and still married to Ivan .. It's good to see you here.. Jaijai is awesome!So you couldn't be in a better place!!!Would love to do some singing with you!! God bless you in all you do!!
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.