Jay Harvey Upstage
Sunday, September 24, 2017
America's diva lends elegance and sparkle to ISO's Opening Night Gala concert
It's not often that a serious new work is the main feature of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra 's annual Opening Night Gala Re...
Saturday, September 23, 2017
Buselli-Wallarab Jazz Orchestra adds to its distinguished record with the premiere of 'The Gennett Suite'
Over its 23 years of existence, the Buselli-Wallarab Jazz Orchestra has accumulated an impressive record as a repertory band with a differen...
Friday, September 22, 2017
Not quite for kids, Phoenix's 'Fun Home' is still a family show for all kinds of families
The saddest stage of memory loss is probably when family memories disappear. It's a sure bet you'll be able to test your hold on you...
Thursday, September 21, 2017
'Loyal Cuban guy' proud of his American success as 'straight-ahead jazz drummer' makes Indy Jazz Fest visit
Ignacio Berroa spent ten years as Dizzy Gillespie's drummer — a hiring milestone for the superstar musician who had long the Jazz Kitche...
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
The President Addresses the UN General Assembly, the world gasps
I've used this tune before, but it really fits well in responding to Donald Trump's blustering address to the United Nations the oth...
Monday, September 18, 2017
Randy Brecker: Indy Jazz Fest welcomes back to Naptown a durable trumpeter-bandleader-composer
Randy Brecker and I are contemporaries, so it was a coincidental boost to my mental hold on youth to appreciate how robust a Portrait tim...
Sunday, September 17, 2017
Dr. Lonnie Smith heats up the Jazz Kitchen to complement the current weather's warming trend
The distinctive Hammond B-3 master out of Buffalo, N.Y., made a return visit to the Indy Jazz Fest two years after his Dr. Lonnie Smith t...
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