Over 100 Jazz Icons to Participate in Live From Our Living Rooms Creative Summit & Fundraiser (June 3 – June 14th)

May 29, 2020Event Announcement, Press Releases, Special Announcement

Live From Our Living Rooms Creative Summit and Fundraiser  Runs June 3 – June 14 Featuring workshops, webinars, and performances with over 100 jazz icons   Proceeds will provide emergency relief to US-based musicians whose freelance careers have been impacted by COVID-19. Presented by musicians Sirintip, Thana Alexa and Owen Broder The creative world is reeling … Read More

COMING SOON: ONWARD & UPWARD by Ralph Peterson & the Messenger Legacy [TEASER]

April 24, 2020Press Releases, Special Announcement

  Ralph Peterson and the Messenger Legacy is back with a historic new recording: “Onward & Upward”. Due to the current situation, this incredible new release will be dropping this Fall on Onyx Productions Music Label LLC. Spearheaded by Peterson, “Onward & Upward” features an astounding lineup of former jazz messengers including Joanne Brackeen, Kevin … Read More

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Oran Etkin Launches ‘Open Arms Project’ – First Single Out Today!

April 17, 2020Press Releases, Special Announcement

Oran Etkin Launches Open Arms Project Monthly Release of Singles & Music Videos Filmed & Recorded Around The World First Single & Music Video Drops April 17th “Retirantes”, Filmed & Recorded in Rio De Janeiro featuring renowned vocalist & flutist Danilo Caymmi On April 17th, 2020 renowned musician and composer Oran Etkin begins the roll-out … Read More

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Ralph Peterson and the Messenger Legacy Announces New Album & Shows at Jazz at Lincoln Center

February 5, 2020Event Announcement, Press Releases, Special Announcement

Ralph Peterson Expands the Messenger Legacy for New Recording and Four Shows at the Appel Room at Jazz at Lincoln Center in May Iconic drummer Ralph Peterson will expand the the legacy of the late Art Blakey into the here and now with a groundbreaking conclave of former Jazz Messengers, both on a new recording … Read More

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Dot Time Records to Release Never-Before-Heard Recordings of Jazz Luminary Lennie Tristano

January 29, 2020Press Reel, Press Releases, Special Announcement

Dot Time Records Announces the March 19th Release of Lennie Tristano: Duos, Welcoming the Groundbreaking Artist to their Legends Series It is with great excitement that Dot Time Records announces the newest addition to their Legends Series, jazz luminary Lennie Tristano.  Dot Time is pleased to release a compendium of never-before-heard recordings that span the … Read More

Brian Lynch Wins GRAMMY Award for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album for “The Omni-American Book Club”

January 29, 2020Press Releases, Special Announcement

Brian Lynch’s The Omni-American Book Club Wins GRAMMY® Award for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album On Sunday, January 26th, trumpeter, composer and recording artist Brian Lynch won the second GRAMMY® Award of his career. Lynch’s The Omni-American Book Club: My Journey Through Literature in Music was named Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album at the GRAMMY … Read More

TOUR ANNOUNCEMENT: Orrin Evans Announces 2020 Touring Schedule

January 27, 2020Press Reel, Press Releases, Special Announcement

Revered Pianist Orrin Evans Announces 2020 Touring Schedule with Appearances in Michigan, Philadelphia, Maryland, Chicago, Missouri, New Jersey and Vermont   Consummate pianist Orrin Evans is beginning the new year with ongoing tour dates at some of the nation’s finest jazz institutions, and collaborations with some of the most exciting names in jazz.  2019 was … Read More

TOUR ANNOUNCEMENT: Ralph Peterson and the Messenger Legacy Announces First Tour Dates of 2020

January 23, 2020Press Reel, Press Releases, Special Announcement

Ralph Peterson and the Messenger Legacy Announce First Tour Dates of 2020 and plans for a studio recording featuring new music The All-Star ensemble will make stops in Frederick, MD; Roanoke, VA; Rye, NH Ralph Peterson and the Messenger Legacy are kicking off 2020 with three live performances. The group of jazz luminaries will make … Read More