Tue September 24, 2013

Opera Star Jessye Norman Picks Her Favorite Jazz Singers

Originally published on Fri September 20, 2013 10:06 am

In a conversation aired on WBGO, Jessye Norman credits the study of jazz with her understanding of song interpretation.
Carol Friedman Courtesy of the artist

Jessye Norman's commanding soprano voice makes her the quintessential operatic diva for many listeners. But she frequently draws inspirations from jazz: She ranks singers like Billie Holiday, Mabel Mercer and Sarah Vaughan high on her list of influences.

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Mon August 19, 2013


Wed July 17, 2013

Live Jazz Venue, Nine48Jazz, Changes Locations

Each Nine48jazz concert showcases weekly performances of some of Nashville’s hippest jazz artists in a uniquely intimate setting reminiscent of early jazz rooms like the Village Vanguard and Keystone Korner. Seating is up close and personal and the vibe leaves no doubt that jazz has roots in Nashville

NEW LOCATION!  MetroCenter-Waterfront at 2212 Rosa Parks Blvd.

Website: http://nine48jazz.com/


Sat May 4, 2013

Harry Connick, JR. in Concert July 12th

He does it all, singer, actor, conductor, musician, Harry Connick, JR.  comes to The Woods Amphitheater at Fontanel Friday July12th.  tickets on sale now at ticketmaster


Mon April 29, 2013

First Ever - NASHVILLE JAZZ NIGHT Comes to Music City Roots

First Ever - NASHVILLE JAZZ NIGHT Comes to Music City Roots

Music City Roots: Live From The Loveless Cafe is excited to announce its first ever show devoted to the best of Nashville’s vibrant jazz scene. The acclaimed weekly live radio show, webcast and concert series will offer a bill featuring the city’s most visible and innovative musicians working in America’s greatest and most sophisticated branch of roots music.

The lineup includes:

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