January 20, 2019

Archives for December 2012

Lea DeLaria in the Spotlight

1. What genre of music do you perform? I am a Jazz singer with 5 cds out on the Warner Jazz and Classics label. However I have also been in a few Broadway musicals. So I guess what I do that is different from the other Jazzers out there is bring a sense of show […]

In Memory of Ana Marquez Greene

Many of us in the Jazz community have been touched by Jimmy’s wonderful gift of his musical talent. At this time, we are touched by the sudden and tragic loss of his daughter Ana at Sandy Hook School in Newtown, CT. For those of us who are parents, there is no way for us to […]

In the Spotlight: Isaac Young

What genre of music do you perform? I am often asked to categorize my music into a broad genre. My music is often grouped under the “jazz” medium but I try to bring in influences from funk, soul, rock, psychedelia, and jam. IYQ’s music is based heavily on improvisation and is stemmed in the tradition […]

Firehouse 12 Jazz Series

Located at 45 Crown Street in New Haven, Firehouse 12 is a unique establishment founded in 2007 by Firehouse 12’s chief engineer Nick Lloyd and acclaimed cornetist/composer Taylor Ho Bynum.  What is Firehouse 12?  It’s an award-winning recording studio, bar, and music venue, called “the preeminent spot for improvised music in the region” by the […]