Letter from the Director

Letter from the Director

We Can’t Do It Without You Thank you for an amazing year! With special thanks, as always, to the musi­cal artists, students, and educators who work so hard to ensure a strong future for jazz here in Seattle. The Earshot Jazz organization is hard at work...
Letter from the Director

Letter from the Director

THANK YOU!!! Coming down the home stretch of this year’s Earshot Jazz Festival, as we are at the time of this writing, we are excited by the incredible vibrancy in today’s jazz and humbled by the depth of this community’s support for it. Thanks to you, jazz is...
Letter from the Director

Letter From The Director

Welcome to Earshot Jazz Feast-ival! The table is set, the flavors are varied and rich, and the music is hot. From the tantalizing appetizer of Brian Blade and Life Cycles, to the satisfyingly sinful desert of Chick Corea with the entire Seattle Symphony Orchestra,...
Letter from the Director

Letter from the Director

New Jazz/New City When Earshot Jazz co-founder Gary Bannister coined the title “New Jazz/New City” back in 1986, he was working specifically on Earshot’s initial foray into concert producing; a series featuring original music to be performed on the stage of the New...
Letter from the Director

Letter from the Director

One Foot in the Future The latest edition of the Earshot Jazz Festival is right around a couple of corners and it promises to be another thriller. Building on a well-deserved reputation for capturing the progression of the artform at home and around the world, this...