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

Giant Steps: Ron Wynn’s Year End Column Part 1

Note: we’re a bit late getting this posted, so some of the things mentioned have already occurred, but the ideas contained here are relevant as ever. Contents: Commentary, Appreciations (Clora Bryant, Harold Mabern, Richard Wyands, & Larry Willis), Marcus Finnie Interview, & Nick Nixon tribute.
Need for a Jazz Awards ceremony
The Grammy nominations were recently […]

By |February 9th, 2020|0 Comments

TJBS Great Albums Concert: Sarah Vaughan “How Long Has This Been Going On” w/ Connye Florance

On Sunday, March 8 at 7pm, the Tennessee Jazz and Blues Society will present its first Great Albums Concert of 2020. The featured album is Sarah Vaughan’s “How Long Has This Been Going On,” performed by popular Nashville vocalist Connye Florance and her band.

The album, released in 1978, featured Sarah with an all-star band […]

By |February 9th, 2020|0 Comments