Jazz Conversations: Jerry Tachoir

By Ron Wynn
Jerry Tachoir is a nationally acclaimed bandleader and among the nation’s foremost authorities on vibes, marimba and percussion. His newest release is “Stories,” featuring the Jerry Tachoir Group. Originally from Pennsylvania, Tachoir is now very much at home here in Nashville. He’s also the author of “A Contemporary Mallet Method: An Approach To […]

By |December 23rd, 2013|0 Comments

Jazz Conversations: Bruce Dudley

By Ron Wynn

Bruce Dudley is a well-known figure in both Nashville and national jazz circles. He’s a splendid improviser/soloist, fine arranger,  busy session man, and an academician. His recent LPs have included a superb rendition of Monk pieces (“Mostly Monk,”),  as well as others like “The Solo Sessions.” He’s often at the piano for […]

By |December 13th, 2013|0 Comments