A Sleeping Bee: Video from April Great Albums Concert

More┬ávideo from the April 30 concert in the TJBS Great Albums Series. The song is “A Sleeping Bee,” from the classic 1961 “Cannonball Adderley and Nancy Wilson” recording. Performed by Dara Tucker, Rahsaan Barber, and George Tidwell, joined by Kelli Cox, Roger Spencer, and Bob Harsen. Audio by Lauren Vessio and video by Steve […]

By |July 25th, 2016|0 Comments

Great Albums Series Continues with Giant Steps Tribute

Saturday, August 6, is the second installment of the new concert series produced by the Tennessee Jazz & Blues Society!

The Great Albums Concert Series will present classic jazz and blues albums in their entirety, performed by top local artists.

The next┬áconcert will feature the classic John Coltrane recording, “Giant Steps.” Performing will be Don Aliquo […]

By |July 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Rib & Jazz Festival July 16 at Cumberland Park

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 (smooth and mainstream), blues, and R&B.

General Admission $30.00 day of festival.

Jazz & blues artists include:
Paul Brown
The David Wells Project
Denny […]

By |July 10th, 2016|0 Comments

Jazz Nashville Facebook Group Meets Up

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 Nashville. The goal of this group is to promote growth, opportunities, and connection between its members.”

In that time the group […]

By |July 10th, 2016|0 Comments