Discover: Jazz Appreciation Month

JAM Collaboration—Eddie Palmieri & Cal Tjader

On the last week of Jazz Appreciation Month we celebrate the collaboration of Cal Tjader & Eddie Palmieri. Cal Tjader began his outstanding career as a straight-ahead drummer and vibraphonist…

JAM—Celebrating the Collaboration of Duke Ellington & John Coltrane

As Jazz Appreciation Month continues, we celebrate the collaboration of Duke Ellington & John Coltrane. It's Jazz perfection in under an hour. A rare gem of an album if ever…

JAM Collaborations—Les McCann & Eddie Harris

Jazz Appreciation Month collaborations continues with A Tale of Two Movements Les McCann and Eddie Harris were as unlikely a pair of collaborators as you could imagine. Les and Eddie,…

Jazz Appreciation Month looks at an Ella and Louis Collaboration

  As we continue to celebrate Jazz Appreciation Month, we look at collaborations by the First Lady of Jazz and Ambassador Satch, Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong. During their times…

Celebrating Collaborations

April is Jazz Appreciation Month, founded in April of 2001 as an annual event that pays tribute to jazz, both a historic and living American art form. This year we…

Jazz Appreciation Month—Celebrating Collaborations

Herbie Hancock and Kamasi Washington, two of the biggest names in jazz, joined forces for a North American co-headlining tour last year – including Denver’s new Mission Ballroom. Check out…

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