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

Great Albums Concert: Back at the Chicken Shack

The Great Albums concert series continues with Jimmy Smith’s “Back at the Chicken Shack” performed by Moe Denham. Sunday, March 10, 2019 in The Lounge at City Winery Nashville. Doors open at 5 pm and the show begins at 7 pm. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased from City Winery’s website.

Back at […]

By |February 13th, 2019|0 Comments

Jody Nardone Trio Returns to Rudy’s Jazz Room

JODY NARDONE TRIO
Jody Nardone: Piano and Vocals
with Jerry Navarro: Bass & Derico Watson: Drums

By |January 10th, 2019|0 Comments

Giant Steps Bonus Interview: Rod McGaha

Giant Steps bonus interview – Jazz Conversations with Rod McGaha

Trumpeter Rod McGaha has become such a prominent part of the Nashville jazz world that it seems he’s been here forever. But he actually grew up in the Windy City (Chicago). He was a student of the great Clark Terry during his days at DePaul […]

By |December 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Great Albums Concert: Clifford Brown & Max Roach

The album “Clifford Brown and Max Roach” was critically well received and includes several notable tracks, including two that have since become jazz standards. The album was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1999 and was included in Jazz: A Critic’s Guide to the 100 Most Important Recordings, ranking at #34. New […]

By |November 13th, 2018|0 Comments

2018 Achievement Week Jazz Banquet

Hosted by the Omega Lambda Lambda Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
and Delta Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. An event honoring Reverend John G. Corry and Henry A. Moses, Ph.D.

Come out and enjoy your night filled with celebration, fun, good food, great music, and much much more.

By |October 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Charlie Hunter Trio

Rudy’s Jazz Room is proud to present the return of the Charlie Hunter Trio, one date, two shows!

With a career spanning 16 years and almost 20 albums, Charlie Hunter consistently ups his game as an innovative writer and bandleader. He has worked with the likes of Norah Jones , Mos Def, John Mayer, D’Angelo […]

By |October 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Fall to Table

By |October 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Gregory Tardy

Jazz & Blues Report Saxophonist, multi-reedist, and composer Gregory Tardy is one of the most versatile jazz musicians of his generation, equally comfortable in a variety of musical and improvisational situations. Born into a musical family, he began his musical career studying classical clarinet. In his early 20s, while preparing for a symphony career […]

By |October 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Great Albums Concert: Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album

TJBS presents the recently discovered album by the late John Coltrane, “Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album” presented by the Don Aliquo Quartet. Sunday, November 11, 2018, in The Lounge at City Winery Nashville. Doors open at 5 pm and the show begins at 7 pm. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased […]

By |October 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Great Albums Concert Series: Reprise “Mongo at the Village Gate”

TJBS closes out Hispanic Heritage Month by reprising last month’s performance “Mongo at the Village Gate” by Mongo Santamaria featuring the Yamil Conga Octet. This performance will feature songs from “Mongo Explodes at the Village Gate” including his smash hit, Afro Blue. Sunday, October 14, 2018, in The Lounge at City Winery Nashville. Doors […]

By |October 11th, 2018|0 Comments