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Five Points mural pays tribute to neighborhood's history

Author: Antonia Velez / 9NEWS

Denver's historic Five Points neighborhood just got new art, Denver's Department of Transportation and Infrastructure (DOTI) announced: a streetscape mural that pays homage to the area's rich musical heritage. The bass…

Scotty Barnhart and the Count Basie Orchestra at Live at the Vineyards

The Morning Set reached out to Scotty Barnhart, leader of the Count Basie Orchestra, in anticipation for their performance at our signature fundraising event: Live at the Vineyards happening August…

Evergreen Jazz Festival

The Evergreen Jazz Festival is an annual, three-day celebration of traditional jazz, America's unique art form. The Festival features 11 world-class bands from across the country presenting some 75 hours…

Tony Bennett, king of the American Songbook, dead at 96

NPR.org

Tony Bennett, the internationally famous singer whose voice epitomized the American Songbook, has died. He was 96. Bennett died Friday morning in New York City, according to a representative for…

Prolific Brazilian composer and pianist João Donato dies at 88

The Associated Press

RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazilian composer and pianist, who helped lay the groundwork for bossa nova but throughout his career defied confinement to any single genre, died Monday. He was…

Jazz News: Inauguration Party at Union Station; Downbeat-Javon Jackson & Annie Booth and NEA!!

Denver inaugurates its new mayor today, and after all the pomp and ceremony and speeches this morning, the Brothers of Brass play the recessional, and then there’s a party this…

Jazz Odyssey Presents: The Exotic Mysteries Quartet

In celebration of the second year of the Jazz Odyssey Presents live music series, we are excited to invite you to our kick-off party at Denver's hottest new venue, Orchid…

Benny Goodman Trio Records Body & Soul 1935

Recorded July 13, 1935, New York, NY Released August 21, 1935 Personnel: Teddy Wilson - piano, Gene Krupa - drums, Benny Goodman - clarinet Benjamin David Goodman (May 30, 1909 – June 13,…

Jazz News: Vail Jazz season; Edward Simon celebrates Latinas, wins fellowship; Madlib’s 20th anniversary re-issue

Before the Vail Jazz Party launches for Labor Day weekend, the Vail Jazz Foundation offers live shows through the summer: free on Sunday afternoons at Solaris Plaza. Last night it…

A Centennial Tribute to Johnny Hartman

Gift of Jazz presents a centennial tribute to Johnny Hartman performed by Robert Johnson on Wednesday, July 19 at 7 pm at Dazzle at Baur's. July 2023 is when vocalist…

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