August 16, 2018

Artist Spotlight: Warren Byrd

Hartford native Warren Byrd is the product of a childhood rich in musical influence.  The youngest in a family of 16, Warren began performing as a child.  He was awarded a full scholarship to Hartt College of Music and decided to focus on jazz.  His eclectic musical background gives him a wealth of inspiration to […]

Artist Spotlight: Saskia Laroo

Saskia Laroo, a native of Amsterdam in the Netherlands, is known as one of the finest female trumpet players in the world.  Her versatile style and ability to also play cello and guitar has led to collaborations with legends like Hans Dulfer and Teddy Edwards.  She released her first CD, It’s Like Jazz, in 1994 […]