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.