Giant Steps by Ron Wynn August Edition

I – Commentary
A. The reaction to Stanley Crouch being a 2019 Jazz Master

When the National Endowment for the Arts announced the recipients of their 2019 Jazz Master Fellowships in June one name leaped off the page and immediately overshadowed all the others. It wasn’t the late Bob Dorough, whose masterful skills as a lyricist, […]

By |August 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Great Albums Concert: Mongo at the Village Gate

TJBS celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month by highlighting “Mongo at the Village Gate” by Mongo Santamaria featuring Yamil Conga. Sunday, September 16, 2018 in The Lounge at City Winery Nashville. Doors open at 5 pm and the show begins at 7 pm. Yamil will be joined by Evan Cobb and Jovan Quallo (saxophones), Joshua Harner […]

By |August 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Giant Steps Extra by Ron Wynn: Tachoir Duo

Giant Steps Extra
Tachoir Duo presents World Premiere Piece

Nashville has been the home base since 1979 for Marlene and Jerry Tachoir, also known professionally as the Tachoir Duo. Both have impressive credentials. Pianist/vocalist Marlene Tachoir is a graduate of both the Quebec Conservatory of Music and Berklee College of Music (Summa Cum Laude in Arranging […]

By |August 1st, 2018|0 Comments