2nd Annual Chet Baker Jazz Festival Saturday October 1st Yale, Oklahoma

  The City of Yale honors one of their own, the late, great Chet Baker Chesney Henry "Chet" Baker Jr. was born on December 23, 1929, in Yale, Oklahoma, and moved to the Los Angeles area with his family at age 10. The son of musically inclined parents, he sang in church choirs and tried his hand at …

Inaugural Chet Baker Jazz Festival Saturday October 10th Yale, Oklahoma

Trumpeter Mike Moore leads an All-Star cast honoring the Late, Great Chet Baker Chesney Henry "Chet" Baker Jr. was born on December 23, 1929, in Yale, Oklahoma, and moved to the Los Angeles area with his family at age 10. The son of musically inclined parents, he sang in church choirs and tried his hand at …

Tulsa Jazz Society Presents TGIF: Jazz at the Spotlight Theatre

This is the final show in the The Tulsa Jazz Society's "Jazz at The Spotlight" Summer Series. It has been great fun and we would like to thank our sponsors The Spotlight Theatre and TulsaJazz.Com for committing to do this and special mention to the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame for their assistance as well. Speaking of the …

The Modern Oklahoma Jazz Orchestra Performs at The Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame

The Oklahoma Jazz HOF  Presents The Clark Terry Tribute Concert Sunday March 22nd from 5-7 pm! The Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame welcomes the Modern Oklahoma Jazz Orchestra to the Jazz Depot stage in a tribute to the late jazz legend Clark Terry. The Modern Oklahoma Jazz Orchestra—alongside various regional artists—pays tribute to Clark Terry’s …

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, …

The Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame presents “Salute to Father’s Day: Thanks, Dad!”

 "Salute to Father's Day: Thanks, Dad!" Fathers and Sons in Concert Quite a while ago-Mike Moore isn't sure exactly when-plans were floated for a band composed entirely of father and son musicians to play a show for the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame. That idea sounded great to Moore and his son David, both of …