August 19, 2017

Archives for August 2015

Miles Davis: 5 Things You Should Know

Miles Dewey Davis III will forever be remembered as one of the most iconic jazz musicians of all time.  His influential style sent an electrical shock of inspiration throughout the genre, and is still being replicated and dissected today.  Here are 5 things you should know about Miles Davis. 1.  American jazz musician Miles Davis […]

The 2015 New Haven Jazz Festival: Celebrating Women in Jazz

The 2015 New Haven Jazz Festival is celebrating women in jazz!  For 33 years, the New Haven Jazz Festival has featured new and notable musicians to share their passion for live music with Connecticut!  This year, the New Have Jazz Festival will kick off on Saturday, August 22nd on the New Haven Green in downtown […]

Hartford & the Party Goes On

Just a few weeks after the Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz, Hartford area residents were treated to another great day at Mortensen Riverfront Plaza. August 1st was a hot, humid day – perfect for the 10th annual Taste of the Caribbean & Jerk Festival. The air was thick with the smell of jerk chicken, the […]