Live at Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater: February 2020

January 16, 2020Birdland, Press Releases

Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater are pleased to present the schedule for the month of February! At Birdland Jazz Club, catch the iconic Lionel Hampton Big Band Featuring Jason Marsalis, current GRAMMY nominee Catherine Russell, the Birdland debut of AGUAS Trio with Omar Sosa, Yilian Cañizares and Gustavo Ovalles, and iconic vocalist Jane Monheit. … Read More

NAACP IMAGE AWARD NOMINATION: Vanessa Rubin’s “The Dream Is You…” for Outstanding Jazz Album

January 10, 2020Press Releases, Special Announcement

Vanessa Rubin’s The Dream Is You: Vanessa Rubin Sings Tadd Dameron Nominated for 51st NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Jazz Album On Thursday, January 9th, it was announced that iconic jazz singer Vanessa Rubin’s album The Dream Is You: Vanessa Rubin Sings Tadd Dameron is nominated for the 51st NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Jazz … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Clark Sommers’ Trio Ba(SH) to Release PENINSULA on Outside in Music on March 6, 2020

January 9, 2020New Release, Press Releases

Outside In Music Announces the release of “Peninsula” from bass player and composer Clark Sommers “Peninsula” is the long-awaited Second Release for his Chicago-Based Trio Ba(SH), Out March 6 Pre-Release Shows Announced at Chicago’s Green Mill on January 17th & 18th with Special guest: guitarist Scott Hesse Outside In Music is pleased to announce the … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Lakecia Benjamin’s PURSUANCE: THE COLTRANES out on Ropeadope on March 27th, 2020

January 8, 2020New Release, Press Releases

Saxophonist/bandleader Lakecia Benjamin Brings Together an Intergenerational Abundance of Jazz Royalty to Celebrate Alice and John Coltrane Pursuance: The Coltranes Features Jazz Icons such as Ron Carter, Gary Bartz, Regina Carter, Keyon Harrold, Marcus Strickland, Brandee Younger and more. Due out March 27, 2020, Ropeadope On March 27, 2020, the dynamic young saxophonist Lakecia Benjamin … Read More

TOUR ANNOUNCEMENT: International Jazz Icon Igor Butman Announces 2020 Winter Tour of the United States

December 19, 2019Event Announcement, Press Releases

International Jazz Icon Igor Butman Announces 2020 Winter Tour of the United States Featuring Evgeny Pobozhly, winner of the 2019 Herbie Hancock Guitar Competition And Oleg Akkuratov, runner up of the 2018 Sarah Vaughn Vocal Competition Appearances include New York, Baltimore, Miami, Chicago, Boston and Ann Arbor  “Mr. Butman is a steamroller of a saxophonist, … Read More