Live at The Catalina Jazz Club article @ All About Jazz

” data-original-title=”” title=””>Stu Mindeman. Weckl’s fond memories were of a young trio learning, pushing each other and having a blast together. Weckl mentioned “Ray” being the other component in the trio. He spoke of Ray Kennedy, Tom’s older brother. Ray Kennedy was a jazz pianist and composer—a very good one at that. Before passing away … Read more

Smoke Jazz Club Reopens in NYC

Smoke Jazz Club, the acclaimed New York City venue that was closed to indoor performances and dining for more than two years due to the pandemic, will reopen next month with a full set of performances. NEA Jazz Master George Coleman kicks things off with a four-night stint Jul. 21-24, followed by the Bobby Watson … Read more