Tag: Jazz

    Feeling Alright at the Crescent City Blues and BBQ Festival

    *New Orleans – It’s a Blues Thang! Local, national and international blues music lovers united and gathered in Lafayette Square Park for the annual Crescent City Blues and BBQ Festival. Attendees were unified for why they gathered for this popular festival, Blues, Grooves, Brews and BBQ. The Crescent City Blues and BBQ Festival is another […]

    2014 Jazz in the Park: New Orleans

    *New Orleans  – I envy residents of New Orleans. It seems like the concerts and festival season are all threaded together. There are so many events taking place throughout the City on any given day, as well as various events, concerts festivals taken place on the weekends. Imagine my excitement at the prospect of visiting […]

    Jazzed Up: Detroit Jazz Festival

    Jazz can never be put in a box. It cannot be classified as one musical genre, style or artist. It takes its rightful place in modern music traditions and legacies. As eclectic as it is electric, jazz is resilient and proudly confident wherever it is played. The Detroit Jazz Festival is Detroit and has been for 34 years, never…

    Ballethnic Performers Sleeping Beauty

    ‘Jazzy Sleeping Beauty’

    Ballethnic’s spring production of “Jazzy Sleeping Beauty,” at Georgia Tech’s Ferst Center, had a strong and wide appeal to its audience – both young and…