Jazz Kitchen


Future generations of nice jazz will depend upon the continuation of this group-minded mentoring tradition that’s, unfortunately, changing into less frequent as jazz training has turn out to be more formalized in conservatory and university settings. Our Mentor Series pairs a veteran of the artwork form with a youthful musician, who then work collectively performing all through the North-east at a number of venues. a style of dance music, popular particularly in the 1920s, organized for a large band and marked by some of the features of jazz. Jazz musicians are incessantly referred to as upon to play a collection of songs in brief order with no planning, both at jam classes or impromptu gigs.

Key figures in this growth have been largely based in New York and included pianists Thelonious Monk and Bud Powell, drummers Max Roach and Kenny Clarke, saxophonist Charlie Parker, and trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie. The Thirties … Read More