Posts tagged “Jazz”

Jazz musician looks at old strings from Greece and Hungary

Charles Lloyd, a Jazz music artist and composer, has what you might term an ‘eclectic’ resume. He has played with hundreds and hundreds of jazz musicians. He has also played with the likes of the Beach Boys, B.B. King and tabla master Zakir Hussain. Charles Lloyd, tonight, will be inducted as a National Endowment for […]

Brussels Jazz Orchestra Performs At Penn State

A band of more than ten musicians all dressed in black dress shirts and navy suits professionally appeared on stage at Eisenhower Auditorium for the “BJO’s Finest and Graphicology” on Thursday night. The widely acclaimed jazz orchestra has previously played in different cities all over the globe, including New York City and Singapore, with various […]

Jazz inspired ‘Whiplash’ receives positive reviews from film critics

People might have funked a few times after seeing bloody hands working with the drums, but critics have sure welcomed that feeling of anxiousness while seeing the 2014 movie ‘Whiplash,’ and they have got a Oscar nomination this year to prove it. The 2014 movie – Whiplash is about a young jazz musician being terrified […]

Music Band to host Concert after Jazz’s Inspiration

Estar Cohen Project, a modern jazz inspired music band, is all set to host a gig to promote the release of the band’s debut album named Waiting for Dawn. Estar Cohen, a 4th year vocal major at University of Toledo, told that the primary focus of Estar Cohen project is improvised, live music along with […]