Need to know Jazz?

Some holiday reading. This book explores the essence of jazz from its early roots, to the years of swing and Satchmo, to ragtime and beyond. Renowned jazz writer Bob Blumenthal gives a perfect introduction to understanding jazz. He covers the people who made the music, history, listening suggestions, jazz trivia, and more. Former Boston Globe […]

Music for pleasure

From reviewer Michael Lavorgna: “Let me explain, analogously, how I operateā€”I love watching movies and I watch a lot of them. This has been the case for many decades and in all that time the screen I watch movies on has changed in size and quality. . .a lot. That being the case, once a […]