December 17, 2017

Archives for September 2016

Iconic Jazz Posters

Before social media there were jazz posters announcing who was playing and when!  Designed with creativity in mind, these posters left passersby with a feeling of jumping and jiving.  Travel back to a simpler time with these iconic jazz posters.  

Artist Feature: Toots Thielemans

Jean-Baptiste Frederic Isidor Baron Thielsmans, also known as Toots Thielemans is known as one of jazz’s most successful harmonica players.  This Belgian and American musician was also known for his guitar, whistling and composing skills.  Jazz historian Ted Gioia noted that one of his most notable contributions was “championing the humble harmonica”. Thielemans was able […]