Murfreesboro, Tenn. – He's a modern-day jazz legend, but acoustic bassist Charlie Haden will be playing a different tune when he visits the Grand Ole Opry Saturday night (2/28/09). Ticket information is available at www.opry.com or 871-OPRY.
Nashville, Tenn – A respected jazz pianist, composer and educator, Lori Mechem. Lori and her husband, Roger Spencer are the founders and directors of Nashville's first jazz school, The Nashville Jazz Workshop. They both contributed to her new album "April in Paris" the music of Count Basie.