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 …

Angie Cockrell and Mike Leland Performing at Bluestone Steakhouse and Seafood

These shows are a Tulsa Jazz Music Group Production. Date/Time: Wednesday August 12th 2015  6 pm to 9 pm Thursday August 13th, 2015  6 pm to 9 pm Location: 10032 S Sheridan Rd, Tulsa, OK 74133 Phone: 918-296-9889 Angie's Website: http://www.angiecockrell.com/ Angie's Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/angiecockrellmusic Bluestone Steakhouse Website: http://www.bluestonesteakhouse.com/  

“White Linen Night” in Broken Arrow’s Rose District

White linen was the traditional clothing in the South during hot summer months back when most people did not have air conditioning.  We want to capture the down-home, small-town feel of a traditional Southern Block Party right here on Main Street! White Linen Night in Broken Arrow's Rose District is patterned after a similar event in the French …

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 …

LAST SOUTHERN GENTLEMEN TOUR WITH DELFEAYO & ELLIS MARSALIS

See them at the Jazz Eureka Festival, Eureka Springs, AR  Saturday September 13th performance starts at 8 pm! “The Last Southern Gentlemen” is a landmark recording for Delfeayo Marsalis, pairing father Ellis Marsalis, Jr. with son on a collaborative album for the first time. Marsalis’ finest outing to date, the superb recording quality and meticulous …

2014 Jazz Eureka Festival in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, Sept 9 to Sept 14

Jazz it up in Eureka Springs During Jazz Eureka The annual Jazz Eureka festival will take place in Eureka Springs from Tuesday, Sept. 9 to Sunday, Sept. 14. The exciting week-long event will feature live music, delicious food and exciting attractions and events. The Fayetteville Jazz Collective, an 18-piece big band, will perform on Friday, …

NSU Jazz Ensemble featuring Scott McQuade at The Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame

  As far as first-call saxophonist and Northeastern State University director of jazz studies Tommy Poole is concerned, his contemporary Scott McQuade  is a great example of “the perfect working musician.” It's not surprising at all that Poole, another busy Tulsa-area performer, is in a position to make that evaluation. The two of them, he says, …