Movie release – “Knights of Swing” recreates big band jazz in post-war California

Knights of Swing – “Cucamonga” Official Music Video On March 25, the Knights of Swing LLC and E3 Music Productions released a feature length film “Knights of Swing” powered by an incredible array of musical talent and a crew of dreamers and believers. The film “Knights of Swing” is set in Lynwood, California in 1947 … Read more

Chris Potter Big Band and Quartet at SFJAZZ Center article @ All About Jazz

” data-original-title=”” title=””>Duke Ellington and Gil Evans composer/conductor1912 – 1988 ” data-original-title=”” title=””>Gil Evans. Flash forward to adulthood and he has played with Dave Holland’s Big Band, as well as with the Mingus Big Band band/orchestra ” data-original-title=”” title=””>Mingus Big Band. Now Potter has brought all of these experiences to fruition with the Chris Potter … Read more