Noel Brass Jr.: Open Soul Policy

Noel Brass Jr.: Open Soul Policy

Noel Brass Jr. photo by Daniel Sheehan. By Gus Marshall Noel Brass Jr. is a genuine practitioner of true sponta­neous creation. He is a key­boardist and humble purist, whose tireless dedication to the art of impermanent in­spiration has bestowed him with a remarkable...
2019 Golden Ear Awards Ballot

2019 Golden Ear Awards Ballot

2018 Golden Ear Recipients photo by Daniel Sheehan. Each year, the Golden Ear Awards recognize and celebrate the outstanding achievements of the previous year in Seattle jazz. In the process, Seattle jazz fans and performers take stock of and show gratitude for the...
Part of a Larger Dialougue

Part of a Larger Dialougue

Halynn Blanchard, Chris Icasiano, Evan Woodle, Eugenie Jones, John Bishop, and John Gilbreath photo courtesy of Halynn Blanchard. Each January, New York City comes alive with Winter JazzFest, Jazz Congress at Lincoln Center, and the Association of Performing Arts...
Westerlies Fest 2020

Westerlies Fest 2020

The Westerlies, featuring Chloe Rowlands, Riley Mulherkar, Willem de Koch, and Andy Clausen photo by Daniel Sheehan. February 6–9Various Venues, Seattle Shake off the winter blues, a wind is blowing in on brass. The Westerlies, a Seattle-grown, New York-based brass...
Seattle Jazz and Culture Festival

Seattle Jazz and Culture Festival

Folks Project, featuring Darrius Willrich, D’Vonne Lewis, and Evan Flory-Barnes, photo by Daniel Sheehan. February 8–March 1Triple Door & Frye Art Museum Jazz in the City takes a giant leap for­ward in presenting the inaugural Se­attle Jazz and Culture...