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A look inside a Philly jazz club

Especially for many young people, jazz has not been fresh since its heyday in the 1940s. “I wish more people would give it a chance,” said Dan Green, director of the SJU Jazz Band. “There is a lot of dance music where I understand why…

New York jazz music reopens

NEW YORK, June 29, 2021 / PRNewswire / - In July and August, the New York Jazz Workshop will reopen its state-of-the-art facilities to the public for in-person jazz programs. NYJW Celebrates Reopening In-Person Classes with Stellar Lineup…

How the rich stole jazz music

Fats Domino has dementia now, but he's still loved here in his hometown, where New Orleans' 46th annual Jazz and Heritage Festival ends this weekend with a special tribute to the rock and roll giant. 87 years old. "Listen," begins the…