Tulsa Jazz.Com’s National Artist Spotlight: Terri Lyne Carrington

GRAMMY® award-winning drummer, composer and bandleader Terri Lyne Carrington was born in 1965 in Medford, Massachusetts. After an extensive touring career of over 20 years with luminaries like Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Al Jarreau, Stan Getz, David Sanborn, Joe Sample, Cassandra Wilson, Clark Terry, Dianne Reeves and more, she returned to her hometown where she was …

The Begonias Performing at The Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame Sunday March 29th

Like many acoustic-based groups, the long-lived Tulsa trio the Begonias play a couple of different kinds of gigs. There's the restaurant and bar job, in which some of the audience is there for the music and others to fulfill their conversational, drinking and/or dining needs. And then there's the listening-room situation – as is the …

The Myron and Booker Variety Show at The Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame

In vocalist Booker Gillespie, Myron Oliver has found a kindred spirit – especially when it comes to the local music scene. Like saxophonist Oliver, Gillespie not only performs a lot in and around Tulsa; he also appreciates the amount of talent he sees and hears when he's a member of the audience.            “So Booker …