OSU Jazz Ensemble I Featuring Vocalist Gillian Margot and Pianist Geoffrey Keezer at Seretean Concert Hall!

  OSU Jazz  is excited to feature vocalist Gillian Margot and three-time GRAMMY nominated pianist Geoffrey Keezer with the OSU Jazz Ensemble I on April 5th at 7pm in the Seretean Concert Hall. $8 General Admission / $6 Students & Seniors Additional Show Information: Date/Time: Tuesday April 5th 2016  7 00 pm Location: 132 Seretean Center Stillwater, OK 74078-4077 Phone: 405-744-6133  Press …

National Artist Spotlight: Terri Lyne Carrington

TERRI LYNE CARRINGTON Drummer, composer, producer and clinician, 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 recently returned to her …

John Fedchock and The NSU Jazz Ensemble at the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame

Grammy-Nominated Trombonist John Fedchock Joins NSU Jazz Ensemble for Sunday's Jazz Depot Show             Saxophonist Tommy Poole, director of jazz studies at Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, says there's no reason trombonist, arranger, and bandleader John Fedchock should remember the last time they played together. Poole, however, will never forget it. "It was right around the …

Mike Cameron presents: “A Don Byas Tribute” at the Oklahoma Jazz Hall Of Fame

Mike Cameron Presents Tribute to Oklahoma  Sax Man Don Byas Sunday at Jazz Depot As far as fellow saxophonist Mike Cameron is concerned, Oklahoma jazzman Don Byas was the one big-band era sax player who "best synthesized the swing styles and the bebop styles." Explains Cameron, "He was an extreme virtuoso as far as getting around bebop [chord] changes, but …

Oklahoma Jazz Camp Talent Showcased This Sunday at The Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame

  Each one of the four jazz combos set to perform this Sunday at Tulsa’s Jazz Depot features some of the top young musicians in Oklahoma, all coming off an intensive week of intense instruction and practice at the 4th Annual Oklahoma Jazz Camp, a program of the Oklahoma Jazz Hall. With an all-star faculty headed by …