6 results for tag: jazz

Blood Sweat & Tears featuring Bo Bice

It’s been five decades since drummer/producer Bobby Colomby and friends assembled the first group to successfully blend rock and jazz into a genre-crossing sound and style. So successfully in fact, that the band’s second album, Blood, Sweat & Tears, topped the Billboard charts for many weeks and beat out the Beatles’ ... More Info

The John Pizzarelli Quartet Holiday Show with Jessica Molaskey

Jazz guitarist and singer John Pizzarelli was called “Hip with a wink” by Town & Country, “madly creative” by The Los Angeles Times and “The genial genius of the guitar” by The Toronto Star. Pizzarelli's most recent CD is Midnight McCartney, John's tribute to the legendary Beatle, Paul McCartney, released ... More Info

Jake Shimabukuro

Consider the humble ukulele. It’s an adaptation of a stringed instrument that traveled with Portuguese immigrants who came to work in the sugar cane fields of Hawaii. Islanders made the “machete” their own, mixing external influences of classical European music and Spanish guitar with Hawaiian songs. Native Hawaiians ... More Info

Maurice Hines Tappin’ Thru Life with Sherrie Maricle & The DIVA Jazz Orchestra + The Manzari Brothers

Maurice Hines is a star of stage, screen and television. He commenced his amazing career at the age of five, studying tap at the Henry LeTang Dance Studio in New York City. LeTang recognized his extraordinary talents and was soon choreographing numbers specifically for Maurice and his brother Gregory. Soon the two brothers ... More Info

Take 6

TAKE 6 is the most awarded a cappella group in history, with 10 Grammys, 10 Dove Awards (Gospel Music Awards), Best Jazz Vocal Group honors for seven consecutive years in Downbeat’s prestigious Reader’s and Critic’s Poll, a Soul Train Music Award, BRE (Black Radio Exclusive) Vocal Group of the Year, two NAACP Image ... More Info

Squirrel Nut Zippers

It was about 20 years ago when NPR’s Morning Edition said: “It’s not easy to categorize the music of the Squirrel Nut Zippers, except that it’s hot.” 2016 marked the 20th anniversary of the Squirrel Nut Zippers most celebrated and commercially successful album Hot.  Originally released in the summer of ... More Info