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Baytown Symphony Orchestra to feature Woody Witt
by Tianna Hall, posted: Oct 10, 2011
Baytown Symphony Orchestra to feature Woody Witt On October 16th, 2011 Baytown Symphony Orchestra will present "An Afternoon of Saxophone" at Lee College.
Review/Memoir/Thank You Note: Thunder Soul
by Kelly Dean, posted: Sep 25, 2011
Review/Memoir/Thank You Note: Thunder Soul A straight movie review doesn't cut it. This documentary hits very close to home. 21.42 miles to be exact.
Thundersoul Opens!
by JazzHouston Administrator, posted: Sep 23, 2011
Thundersoul Opens! Nationally released documentary about Conrad Johnson and the Kashmere High School Big Band makes it release today.
Bobby "Chuy" Navarro has passed away
by Tianna Hall, posted: Sep 14, 2011
Bobby "Chuy" Navarro passed yesterday from liver complications.
The Red Cat Cafe Reopens
by JazzHouston Administrator, posted: Sep 13, 2011
The Red Cat Cafe Reopens The legendary cafe celebrates its new downtown digs with a jazz festival and a busy weekend lineup.
Kemah Jazz Fest 2011
by JazzHouston Administrator, posted: Sep 06, 2011
Kemah Jazz Fest 2011 The annual boardwalk event features a lineup of local union musicians and students with this year's special guest, Everette Harp.
Dan Haerle to play Houston
by Tianna Hall, posted: Aug 25, 2011
Dan Haerle to play Houston Renowned pianist and retired UNT Jazz Studies faculty Dan Haerle is set to hit up Houston for a couple of shows at Cezanne September 2nd & 3rd.
Thunder Soul!
by Andrew Lienhard, posted: Aug 09, 2011
Thunder Soul! An upcoming documentary about the funkiest High School big band that ever was: The Kashmere High School Band under the direction of the legendary Conrad "Prof" Johnson. Presented by Jamie Foxx. In theaters Sept 23rd, 2011.
The Houston International Jazz Festival
by Andrew Lienhard, posted: Aug 05, 2011
The Houston International Jazz Festival This weekend's Houston International Jazz Festival boasts an impressive line-up of national artists including Fourplay, Will Downing, Frank Lacy (Art Blakey, John Scofield), and Mindi Abair. Saturday and Sunday afternoon in Discovery Green Park.
New World Class Studio Opens in Houston
by Tianna Hall, posted: Jul 16, 2011
New World Class Studio Opens in Houston Wire Road Studios opens in Houston with a big bang! Cutting edge gear, technology, mics & atmosphere right in the city of Houston.
Guitarist Clayton Dyess Hospitalized
by JazzHouston Administrator, posted: Jul 12, 2011
Guitarist Clayton Dyess Hospitalized Guitarist Clayton Dyess was hospitalized for a liver disorder on Sunday evening. He's reportedly in intensive care now and very ill. We'll post more as we hear it. Please keep this Houston legend in your thoughts and prayers.
Sylvester La Blanc Hospitalized
by JazzHouston Administrator, posted: Jul 05, 2011
Sylvester La Blanc Hospitalized Sylvester "Stank" La Blanc has been hospitalized with a collapsed lung. He was taken from his gig at Smitty's Monday night directly to Ben Taub. UPDATED!
Blue Bamboo Music releases new CD and concert at Ovations: "Pots and Kettles"
by JazzHouston Administrator, posted: Jun 24, 2011
Blue Bamboo Music releases new CD and concert at Ovations: "Pots and Kettles" Blue Bamboo Music presents Woody Witt in concert at Ovations with Gary Norian, Anthony Sapp, Billy McQueen and Chris Cortez.
Blue Bamboo releases Tianna Hall - Never Let Me Go June 18th at Cezanne
by JazzHouston Administrator, posted: Jun 12, 2011
Blue Bamboo releases Tianna Hall - Never Let Me Go June 18th at Cezanne Houston based jazz label Blue Bamboo Music releases new album: Tianna Hall - Never Let Me Go with CD release event at Cezanne Saturday, June 18th. EARLY DOWNLOADS AVAILABLE NOW ON BLUEBAMBOOMUSIC.COM & ITUNES!
Ken Ward & Bill Murry recorded live at Trulucks
by Tianna Hall, posted: Jun 08, 2011
Ken Ward & Bill Murry recorded live at Trulucks Ken Ward & Bill Murry recorded their last days on their long held gig at Trulucks and it looks like 2 CDs are going to come out of it.
Roseanna Vitro releases "The Music of Randy Newman"
by Tianna Hall, posted: Jun 07, 2011
Roseanna Vitro releases "The Music of Randy Newman" Roseanna Vitro reveals her latest album and debut release for Motema Music, "The Music of Randy Newman" with a stop at Cezanne this weekend with Sara Caswell & Mark Soskin. She's also in today's Houston Chronicle.
Yvonne Washington hospitalized
by Tianna Hall, posted: May 26, 2011
Yvonne Washington hospitalized Grand dame of vocal jazz Yvonne Washington will undergo heart surgery Friday morning.
NARIP Mixer at KTSU Saturday May 21st
by Henry Darragh, posted: May 18, 2011
NARIP’s Music Biz Brunch @ TSU
2011 TMF Jazz Project
by Tianna Hall, posted: May 13, 2011
The 19-person Texas Music Festival (TMF) Jazz Project, led by Director/Trumpeter Noe Marmolejo, will perform a “Distinctly American” jazz concert Tuesday, June 7, 7:30 p.m. at the University of Houston Moores Opera House.
Memorial Jam Session for Dave Marcellin
by Tianna Hall, posted: May 10, 2011
Memorial Jam Session for Dave Marcellin Friends, family & fans are encouraged to come and participate in a jam session to memorialize pianist Dave Marcellin at 2016 Main (Sammy's) May 16th