Norman Provizer’s Jazz Notes

While tenor saxophonist Javon Jackson was born in Carthage, Missouri, he grew up in Denver and was part of a young group of players who cultivated their collective chops at El Chapultepec. In 1986, Jackson, who left Denver in order to attend Berklee College of Music in Boston, got an invitation to join Art Blakey’s … Continue reading Norman Provizer’s Jazz Notes