The otherworldly-voiced singer, endorsed by the likes of Anita Baker and Lakeith Stanfield, is mindfully carrying on a tradition that she clearly treasures.
The Great Black Music Class, founded by Angel Bat Dawid, invests in the next generation of Black creators through music education.
On Sunday July 31, Ayana Contreras sat down under a walnut tree at the Blue Note Jazz Festival Napa to talk with trumpeter, composer and activist Keyon Harrold.
Last night’s opening set at Salt Shed absolutely shimmered, supported by a triple bill that showcased the exciting connectivity between Chicago and London’s young jazz scenes.
The Blue Note Jazz Festival Napa Valley features multiple generations of jazz change agents, rocket fuel if you will, all in the name of expanding the definition of the music.
Daniel Villarreal takes listeners on a jazzy psychedelic journey with his latest single.
Four-piece jazz band New Context premiers music video for “Hurricane” — featured on HBO’s “South Side.”
Jazz drummer, beat scientist and bandleader Makaya McCraven keeps past music alive — but puts his own spin on it.
Grammy award-winning Cory Henry delves deep into his deepest musical heroes, favorite keyboards, what it’s like to be back on tour again and more.