Live From Our Living Rooms: An Online Music Festival and Fundraiser Runs April 1st through April 7th Featuring Chick Corea, Joe Lovano & Judi Silvano, Linda Oh & Fabian Almazan, Becca Stevens, Bill Frisell, Christian McBride and more All proceeds will provide emergency relief to New York City musicians whose freelance careers have been impacted … Read More
TOUR: Trumpeter Wallace Roney Kicks Off Fall/Winter Tour Across Europe!
Following the summer release of his latest album Blue Dawn – Blue Nights Featuring Emilio Modeste (saxophone), Quintin Zoto (guitar), Oscar Williams II (piano), Paul Cuffari (bass), Kojo Odu Roney & Lenny White (drums) Following the HighNote Records release of his twenty-second recording as a leader, Blue Dawn-Blue Nights, internationally-revered trumpeter Wallace Roney is … Read More
LONDON JAZZ FEST 2019: Ralph Peterson, Vanessa Rubin & Janette Mason!
This year, Lydia Liebman Promotions is thrilled to represent three dynamic artists performing at this year’s EFG London Jazz Fest: Ralph Peterson – The Messenger Legacy When: Sat. November 23rd 2019, 8pm Where: Cadogan Hall, 5 Sloane Terrace, Belgravia, London SW1X 9DQ Drummer Ralph Peterson Jr. assembles an all-star group to pay tribute to The Jazz Messengers, the prolific … Read More
SHOW PREVIEW: Boston Herald features Grace Kelly & the 8-Bit Big Band!
Brett Milano, Boston Herald Video game music + jazz = 8-Bit alchemy The 8-Bit Big Band will perform video game music at the Berklee Performance Center Sunday Oct 6, 2019. Photo: Mehdi Hassine. Big-band jazz and video games normally come from different eras, if not different universes. It took Charlie Rosen — Berklee graduate, Broadway … Read More
NEW YORK TIMES: Ralph Peterson to Celebrate Art Blakey Centennial at Jazz at Lincoln Center!
Giovanni Russonello, The New York Times ART BLAKEY CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION at Dizzy’s Club (Oct. 7-12, 7:30 and 9:30 p.m.). Blakey is remembered equally for the thunderous power of his drumming and for his influence on future generations; for over three decades, his Jazz Messengers remained a proving ground for premier young musicians. In recognition of what would have … Read More
NPR: Catherine Russell On Mountain Stage – Listen!
Dave Lavender, NPR Listen to Catherine’s live performance here! Making her fifth appearance on Mountain Stage since 2006, Grammy-winning vocalist Catherine Russell treated the audience to songs off her latest album, Alone Together. Russell performed with David Bowie in his last touring band as background vocalist and multi-instrumentalist, and she’s been singing with Steely Dan from … Read More