It’s rare as a musician to land a job where get to be composer, director, and performer, all in one. But that’s exactly what Kumi… Read more “The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui”
June 18th, 2017 marks 50 years since the death of John Coltrane, who passed away at the age of 40. This is yet another milestone reached this… Read more “John Coltrane’s 50th Anniversary, John Altman, and Jazz Jams at the Brunswick”
Just posted about seeing Roy Hargrove at the New Morning in Paris, check it out at Muse-Tripper.
Just posted a quick blurb on Yazz Ahmed, a UK-based Bahraini-British jazz trumpet player over on Muse-Tripper. I discovered via, ironically, her article on SFJazz. Making a… Read more “Muse-Tripper: Yazz Ahmed”
As suspected, this dusty pile of 1600 VHS tape actually contains some shining gems of jazz performances you couldn’t get anywhere else. Read about the latest over… Read more “Video Gems and Local Shows”
I’m a Bachelor (Bachelorette?) of Music! The department had commencement last Thursday, which was really another kind of concert – there were at least as many student… Read more “Graduation in Santa Cruz, Research in UK”
Thought I’d share a preview my calendar for the next month! February 24th: Show w/ Rola-J and Friends @ New Bohemian Brewing Co., 7-9pm March 3rd: UCSC… Read more “February/March Update: Shows, Concerts, and Side Projects”
It’s been a busy summer, and I’m just now getting the website up and running at the end of it! I have a lot to post and… Read more “Starting up”