Organized by drummer Nicolas Wiles, the East Nashville Jazz Jam is an atmosphere dedicated to fellowship, networking and music. It is a relaxed jam for musicians of all ages and skill levels to hangout around a Real Book for a little while and make some new friends. So bring your axe or sticks and play some music with us! Tuesdays, 7-10 @ Fat Bottom Brewery.

The WFMT Radio Network and the Jazz Network is pleased to announce a new partnership with KCSM Jazz 91.1 in San Francisco.  The WFMT Radio Network will be working with KCSM to take over the hosting and production responsibilities that the late Bob Parlocha had fulfilled since the Jazz Network’s inception. 

Leading Azerbaijani jazz pianist Emil Afrasiyab has dazzled 380 jazz aficionados in Paris with his dexterity and innovation on the second night of the prestigious 15th Festival Jazz à Saint-Germain-des-Prés. On 29 May, the audience included H.E. Elchin Amirbayov, Azerbaijani Ambassador to France; bass guitarist Kyle Eastwood, son of legendary film star Clint; author Michel Contat, a leading literary and jazz critic; and Alain Kassimatis, the renowned jazz producer.

Due to unforeseen circumstances, jazz legend Ramsey Lewis’ upcoming performance at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center is being rescheduled for Saturday, October 3 at 8:00 p.m.