Letter from the Director

Letter from the Director

Click! Happy New Year, from all of us at Earshot Jazz! The cool thing about marking the New Year holiday is that it gives us the sensibility and permission to start, anything or everything. On the remix of Freedom Jazz Dance, Miles Davis can be heard telling someone,...
Notes

Notes

Johnaye Kendrick photo by Daniel Sheehan Saturday Family Concert with Johnaye Kendrick Quartet Town Hall Seattle and Phinney Neighborhood Association present the Johnaye Kendrick Quartet on Saturday, January 13, 11am, at Phinney Center (6532 Phinney Ave N). Part of...
In One Ear

In One Ear

Jazz Pianist Billy Wallace: 1929–2017 Jazz pianist Billy Wallace passed away on December 9, 2017, in Denver, Colorado. Wallace got his start performing with Buddy Ryland, Max Roach, Clifford Brown, and Charlie Parker, and played as an accompanist for Billie Holiday,...
Hans Teuber: In a Humble & Generous Way

Hans Teuber: In a Humble & Generous Way

Hans Teuber photo by Daniel Sheehan By Paul Rauch Hans Teuber is embarking on his 30th anniversary of living in Seattle this year—30 years of seemingly hanging on the periphery of the dynamic music scene in the Pacific Northwest. There is not a plethora of recordings...
Seattle on the Spot: The Photographs of Al Smith

Seattle on the Spot: The Photographs of Al Smith

Hazel Scott 1949 Civic Auditorium Mohai, Al Smith Collection Through June 17, 2018 Museum of History & Industry 860 Terry Ave N Music creates community—the fans, the frenzy, the fountain of youth. Today, concert audiences hold phones aloft to capture and post...