Category Archives: Jazz

View from the Audience: Ithaca Jazz Ensemble and Terell Stafford

So I just happened to be in Ithaca, New York for about a day or so (one of the most beautiful areas of the earth if you ask me) and I noticed that the Ithaca Jazz ensemble was playing a … Continue reading

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Herbie Hancock: Empyrean Isles

There are just some albums that are just perfect. I think the above album is one of those. Just  look at the cover. You see who’s playing on it. Each and every one of those guys  is a legend! The … Continue reading

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Bird Watching

As I’ve noted before, I play sax. That means a number of things, including: 1) I’m a touch mentally unstable 2) I play jazz, and related to that 3) I love Charlie Parker. The moral of the story was that … Continue reading

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