Jazz Alfresco: July & August

Jazz Alfresco: July & August

Sassyblack picture courtesy of the artist Summer is officially in swing, making this the perfect time of year to take in all that the Pacific Northwest has to offer—mixed to the soundtrack of jazz, swing, blues, and more. Here are eight alfresco opportunities around...
2018 Jazz Port Townsend

2018 Jazz Port Townsend

Terell Staffod photo courtesy of the artist July 26-28 Fort Worden State Park Port Townsend, WA Commemorating its 44th anniversary this year, the Jazz Port Townsend Festival is a highly anticipated celebration for jazz lovers of all ages. Considered one of the...
NW Summer Festivals

NW Summer Festivals

Julian Lage photo by Nathan West Chateau Ste. Michelle Concert Series June 10-September 15 Chateau Ste. Michelle, Woodinville, WA Taj Mahal & Keb’ Mo’, Chris Botti, Jethro Tull, Chris Thile, Ben Folds, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Chris Isaak, Lyle Lovett, Ben Harper...
On the Radio

On the Radio

Jazz Radio 88.5 KNKX hosts Saturday Jazz Matinee, Jazz Sunday Side Up, Ken Wiley’s the Art of Jazz, and Jazz Northwest, in addition to its weekday NPR and late-night and prime-time jazz programs. Full schedule and info at knkx.org. Abe Beeson hosts The New Cool,...
Notes

Notes

Christopher Icasiano photo by Daniel Sheehan CORRECTION: 2018 Essentially Ellington Results In the June issue of Earshot Jazz, we neglected to mention the achievements of Katie Webster (Ballard High School), who earned an Outstanding Alto Saxophone award at the 23rd...