Singer Billie Holiday was born 100 years ago today, in West Philadelphia.
Jarreau conducted the master class — his first ever — as part of the Mann Center for the Performing Arts’ three-day “Artist N Residency” program.
In preparation for their Verizon Hall debut next week, high schoolers from the Arts Academy at Benjamin Rush Jazz Ensemble participated in a master class led by Kimmel Center musicians.
If you crave jazz and fall weekends at the Jersey shore, it all comes together on the weekend of November 7th.
Lucky for us, the jazz scene here is vibrant, and you can find great live music any day of the week.
Philadelphia used to be a jazz haven, and although many past haunts are gone, there are still plenty of places to enjoy live music.
Sometimes great things can come out of near tragedies.
Trombonist Ernest Stuart says he wanted to bring a little something new to Philadelphia so he decided to organize the Center City Jazz Festival.
The jazz scene in Philadelphia ebbs and flows with the times, much like an improvisational Pat Martino guitar solo. Whatever your taste in jazz, this town has got you covered.
Death has claimed one of the giants of the jazz music field.