Benefit for Puerto Rico at Bard College

Jazz on the Tube Interview with Andres Rivas

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Bomplé and an orchestra of Bard students led by Andres Rivas will be performing at a benefit for Puerto Rico at Bard College’s Olin Hall, Sunday, February 25 at 4 PM.

Andres is a graduate of Venezuela’s legendary El Sistema orchestra-for-youth program which he joined … Read more

02/19 – 02/25: Jazz on the Tube Weekly Review

Monday, February 19, 2018

Jazz Birthdays: David Murray

* David Murray
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“Chiapas” – Stan Kenton Orchestra
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Jazz Birthdays: Nancy Wilson, Lew Soloff

* Nancy Wilson
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* Lew Soloff
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NEW – The World’s Largest Jazz Archives
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Wednesday, February 21, Read more

A new look for Jazz on the Tube

It’s a new world at Jazz on the Tube starting today January 15, 2018 (and we didn’t pick this day randomly.)

Earlier this year we asked our supporting subscribers if they would like:

1. A bigger video screen size and

2. To receive less email but the same number of video choices – with many more new videos

67% said … Read more

Can U.S. citizens travel to Cuba legally as individuals?


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I am not a lawyer. I am not pretending to be a lawyer. I am not selling, offering or giving away legal advice.

Check everything I say with your own research, common sense, and your own attorney.

Travel journalists and tour companies which charge $300 to $500+ a day for $100 worth of … Read more

More with David Amram

David Amram, Pete Seeger and Dizzy Gillespie


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“Decían que yo no venía y aquí usted me ve” (They said I wasn’t coming and here you see me!)
– Benny More

In 1977, David Amram visited Cuba for his first and only time with Dizzy Gillepsie, Stan Getz, and Earl “Fatha” Hines.

Now 40+ years … Read more