TENNESSEE JAZZ & BLUES SOCIETY: CONNECTING, SUPPORTING, AND SERVING JAZZ & BLUES

TJBS Great Albums Concert: Monk’s “Misterioso” performed by the David Rodgers Quartet

The next concert in the Tennessee Jazz and Blues Society’s Great Albums Series at the City Winery takes place Sunday, September 15 at 7pm and features the classic Thelonious Monk LP “Misterioso.” TJBS is proud to present the David Rodgers Quartet performing this iconic recording. David brings a group of top-flight musicians: Vicente Archer […]

By |August 16th, 2019|0 Comments

Giant Steps by Ron Wynn: June/July Part 2, Jazz & Race, Dick Waterman, Toni Morrison

A. Jazz and Race
As in many other areas of American life, many folks prefer not to discuss racial issues as they relate to jazz, or for that matter bring into the musical sphere any type of political topic. It gets people nervous and agitated, in part because music is (inaccurately) considered one of those […]

By |August 11th, 2019|0 Comments