CONNECTING, SUPPORTING, AND SERVING JAZZ & BLUES

Rib & Jazz Festival July 16 at Cumberland Park

By |July 10th, 2016|

For the 2nd year David Wells is bring his “Nashville Rib & Jazz Festival” to Cumberland Park Saturday, July 16. The festival, which features a combination of local and visiting artists spanning genres of […]

Jazz Nashville Facebook Group Meets Up

By |July 10th, 2016|

Drummer Jeff Lien started the Facebook group “Jazz Nashville” about a year ago. The group is billed as “a meeting place for professional musicians, composer/arrangers, promoters, club owners, and supporters of jazz music in […]

NJO, Christina Watson at City Winery

By |June 6th, 2016|

The Nashville Jazz Orchestra returns to the City Winery Monday, June 13 at 7pm with special guest, vocalist Christina Watson. The varied program will feature songs from George Gershwin, Stevie Wonder, Antonio Carlos Jobim, […]

Gregory Porter Returns To Nashville with Special Guest Dara Tucker

By |May 19th, 2016|

Grammy Award Winning Jazz Vocalist Gregory Porter returns to Nashville for a concert on June 4th at TPAC’s Polk Theater at 8 p.m.  An artist whose music is at once timeless yet utterly of […]

Larry Carlton Comes to Franklin Theatre: TICKET WINNER!

By |May 15th, 2016|

Legendary guitarist Larry Carlton appears in concert with his trio at the Franklin Theatre Thursday, May 26 at 8pm. The show is nearly sold out, so if you want tickets, better act soon.

However, our […]

Focus on Youth This Month at Jazz Workshop

By |May 10th, 2016|

Three events coming up at the Nashville Jazz Workshop spotlight the next generation of jazz musicians and the dedicated educators who support and inspire them.

Trumpeter and educator Edwin Imer Santiago was one of Nashville’s up-and-coming jazz […]

Jefferson Street Festival Celebrates 16th Year

By |May 10th, 2016|

J.U.M.P. (Jefferson Street United Merchants Partnership) announces the 16th Annual Jefferson Street Jazz & Blues Festival, showcasing jazz & blues and celebrating the musical heritage of Jefferson Street.

This year’s event kicks off Friday June […]

Fisk University Celebrates 150th Birthday with Festival, Music

By |May 9th, 2016|

TJBS is a community partner for the Community Music and Food Festival that’s apart of Fisk University’s 150th birthday celebration. The event is a free-to-the-public-affair for the young and young-at-heart to come enjoy music, food, games and […]

Session at Steinway Swinging, Informative w/ Cobb & Havighurst

By |May 9th, 2016|

On Saturday, June 4 the popular series Sessions at Steinway continued with saxophonist Evan Cobb as the featured guest. The event took place at the Steinway Piano Gallery of Nashville.

Host and interviewer for this performance was Craig Havighurst, noted music journalist and host […]

Terell Stafford to headline Murfreesboro Fest

By |April 19th, 2016|

Trumpeter Terell Stafford is the headline artist for this year’s Mainstreet JazzFest in Murfreesboro Friday and Saturday, May 6 and 7. This is the festival’s 20th year, and will present a mix of well-known local jazz […]