Tulsa Jazz Music Group Presents Angie Cockrell Performing at The Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame

  This lovely lady will be performing at the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame this Sunday June 7th from 5-7 pm. Accompanying her will be Dean Demerritt, Frank Brown, Wade Robertson, and Mike Leland. Angie’s voice has been described as "rich and heart melting" and her performances are mesmerizing. It is that voice that causes one to conjure …

Angie Cockrell and Mike Leland Performing at Bluestone Steakhouse

Here at Tulsa Jazz, it has been such a pleasure representing Angie Cockrell these past few years and watching her career blossom in to something very special. Her versatility as a performer is absolutely amazing, Country Blues, Christian, Folk, Jazz you name it, she sings it, and sings it well. If you have not had …

New Collection of 12,000 Photographs Chronicles the American Jazz Scene

A donation from the family of photographer and historian Duncan Schiedt captures the music's "essence" Photographer Duncan Schiedt shot exclusively in black and white. He wanted to capture the gradients of feeling that jazz evokes, or what he saw as the music’s “essence.” Schiedt once said, “Jazz is a black and white music. Its range, …

CynSings Ella: Cynthia Simmons Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald. Another look at a very special night…

"This was just one of those moments in time where you just wished time would stand still and this would go on forever". That's how several people in attendance described Cynthia Simmons and the band's performance Sunday night at The Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame. This was a much anticipated event and it didn't disappoint, …

TulsaJazz.Com Presents Cyn Sings Ella: A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald at The Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame

CYNTHIA SIMMONS PRESENTS ELLA FITZGERALD TRIBUTE SHOW SUNDAY   The late Ella Fitzgerald remains one of the most high-profile and beloved jazz and pop singers in history, selling more than 40,000 records, winning 13 Grammy Awards as well as the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and even appearing on a postage stamp in 2007, celebrating the 90th anniversary of her …

Jerome Dabney Performing at the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame.

Dear Jazz Hall Friends, My Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame tribute to Ella Fitzgerald-originally scheduled for this Sunday-has been moved to next Sunday, November 16. I'm recovering from an unfortunate bout of laryngitis, so Jerome Dabney and the Dean DeMerritt Jazz Tribehave graciously stepped in to take over this Sunday's show. Vocalist Jerome Dabney--headlining his first Jazz Depot performance--has been delighting audiences all over the world for the last thirty six years, as he has …

Kansas City Jazz Diva Millie Edwards Makes Tulsa Debut at The Oklahoma Jazz HOF

For the past quarter-century or so, vocalist Millie Edwards has been a fixture on the Kansas City jazz and blues scene. She’s been a featured performer on Jazz Cruises. She’s a member of the famed Wild Women of Kansas City vocal ensemble. She’s played festivals. And in her earlier life with a touring band, she sang in …