Jazz For All Ages

Jazz For All Ages

The Royal Room photo by Daniel Sheehan. Old-time swing. Bebop. Cool school. Bossa nova. Hip-hop fusion. Trad Jazz. Free improv. Jazz has many voices and the full range can be found around Seattle. Great news, young musicians: there are a number of events and...
For the Record

For the Record

Bill Anschell Shifting Standards Origin Records Jazz musicians are mathematicians, carpenters, athletes. With absurd devotion they hone their minds and muscles in ceaseless work, just so that at the end of the ledger the balance reaches zero, so every corner dovetails...
On The Radio

On The 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, Saturdays, 3pm,...
Notes

Notes

Photo Tracy Yang by Chiang Chi Yuan. Seattle JazzED Announces New Housing Seattle JazzED recently announced that it acquired a new property in the heart of Rainier Valley to build a permanent musical home. In partnership with Capitol Hill Housing, the jazz education...
Letter from the Director

Letter from the Director

Listening Forward to October 7! The 30th Earshot Jazz Festival is right around the corner, and we are stoked to the maximum. The schedule is all set, tickets are on sale, and further details are on their way to metaphorical telephone poles all around the city. This is...