Jazz on the Tube returns to New Orleans

Jazz poet Chuck Perkins and Jazz on the Tube's Ken McCarthy

New Orleans poet Chuck Perkins and Jazz on the Tube’s Ken McCarthy

After the 2005 levee collapses (don’t call it “Katrina”), Jazz on the Tube’s Ken McCarthy started visiting New Orleans.

After a few week-long visits here and there, he started spending nearly half of every year there, arriving in December and leaving after Jazzfest.

One of his projects was … Read more

Interview with NC Heikin, director of “The Sound of Redemption: The Frank Morgan Story”

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NC called in from the set of “Boss” where Episode #8 was being filmed.

“The Sound of Redemption” was conceived and co-produced by novelist and jazz fan Michael Connelly

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Interview with Richie Gerber author of “Jazz America’s Gift: From Its Birth to George Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue and Beyond”

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Jazz America's Gift From Its Birth to George Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue & BeyondJazz America’s Gift: From Its Birth to George Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue and Beyond

Videos that reference things Ken and Richie discussed

Gershwin plays “I’ve Got Rhythm” – live

Gershwin plays “I’ve Got Rhythm” variations for piano and orchestra (1934)

Gershwin plays Gershwin: “Sweet and
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Interview with Professor Douglas Henry Daniels
“Lester Leaps In”, Jazz in Asia, and more

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Professor Douglas Henry Daniels (Emeritus) of the University of California at Santa Barbara is author of the following books:

02One O’Clock Jump: The Unforgettable Story of the Oklahoma City Blue Devils (2007)

03Lester Leaps In: The Life and Times of Lester “Pres” Young (2002)

05Pioneer Urbanites:Read more

Interview with Philip Arneill of TokyoJazzJoints.com
Documenting Japan’s Jazz Shrines

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For more information:

Tokyo Jazz Joints: http://tokyojazzjoints.com

Tokyo Jazz Directory by Mr. OK Jazz: http://tokyojazzsite.com

Philip Arneill/Photography: http://philiparneill.com

Team Love Raven-House Gallery: http://www.tl-rh.com/current-exhibit-2/
(Call gallery for specific summer hours)

UK Jazz Dance aka Bebop Dancing

London

Tokyo


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