Mischievous Swing at The Oklahoma Jazz Hall Of Fame

Mischievous Swing CD Release Party Friday at the Jazz Depot  This time, the entire evening belongs to Mischievous Swing. The four-man string-jazz group made a nice impression on the Jazz Depot crowd July 23, when it opened for the touring West Coast-based Cow Bop. The group member even returned to jam with the headliner in a memorable …

Annie Ellicott and The Mike Cameron Trio at The Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame

Annie Ellicott, Mike Cameron Trio Team Up for Sunday's Jazz Depot Show For Sunday's Jazz Depot show, the latest offering in the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame's Summer Concert Series, high-profile vocalist Annie Ellicott is set to appear with saxophonist Mike Cameron's trio, which features Scott McQuade on keyboards (and keyboard bass) and Jared Johnson …

Amina Figarova at The Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame

Amina Figarova Quintet Takes Jazz Depot Stage Thursday, August 15 Internationally known jazz musician and composer Amina Figarova, a native of the former Iron Curtain country of Azerbaijan, has been playing the piano since 1968. Not bad, when you consider she was born in 1966. "I started walking early," she recalls, "and I walked over to …

Looky LU Magazine Interviews Local Jazz Phenom Cynthia Simmons

Artist Feature: Cynthia Downing Simmons: Lady Sings the Jazz LookyLU had an opportunity to  sit down with famed Tulsa-based Jazz artist and musician, Cynthia Downing Simmons. This multifaceted artist let us into 5 minutes of what it’s like to be just Cyn.  Ollie:  what feelings do jazz evoke, like what emotions? Cynthia:  Emotions and feelings …

2013 ABOT Award Winner Angie Cockrell performs at Woodland Hills Mall July 20, 2013

Angie is a singer, songwriter, recording artist with a rich, soulful voice whose influences range from jazz, soft rock, pop, blues, and classic country. A versatile artist, Angie loves incorporating her passion and style into all genres of music. Angie has produced two Cd's "Good Things" (2012) and "Color Me Blue"(2013) and performs in and …

Diane Schuur – Just Friends

Pianist/vocalist Diane Schuur - has embraced both jazz and pop music in a recording career that spans nearly three decades and is still going strong. Here she is perfoming with the great Maynard Ferguson and others.