Problem with Jazz Band

The Existential Problem with Jazz Band

Jazz education has been institutionalized.  For decades now, you have been able to find a form of jazz education in countless middle schools, high schools, and colleges.  In a way that helps to propel the...
video

Jazz Styles-Swing

This is the second video in a series of posts about the by Brent Jensen about the History of Jazz. These lectures were done for a basic jazz history class for non-music majors, but...

Seamus Blake and Chris Cheek “Reeds Ramble”

Click above to purchase Seamus Blake and Chris Cheek "Reeds Ramble" Learn Jazz Standards.com is proud to promote saxophonists Seamus Blake and Chris Cheek's 2013 release of Reeds Ramble. Joining the two tenor masters is...

Ben Wendel “Frame”

  Learn Jazz Standards.com is proud to promote saxophonist/bassoonist Ben Wendel's 2012 release of "Frame". Joining Wendel for this record is a group of phenomenal musicians featuring Gerald Clayton on piano, Tigran Hamasyan on piano, guitarist...

Scott Reeves Quintet “Shape Shifter”

Click above to purchase the Scott Reeves Quintet's Shape Shifter Learn Jazz Standards is proud to promote trombonist, alto flugelhornist, and composer Scott Reeves' 2009 release of Shape Shifter: Live at Cecil's. Joining Reeves for...
benny green source

Benny Green “Source”

Learn Jazz Standards.com is proud to promote renowned pianist Benny Green's 2011 release of "Source". For this trio recording, Green is joined by drummer Kenny Washington and bassist Peter Washington. For those familiar with Benny Greens...

92 Modern Jazz Albums You Need to Listen to

On Learn Jazz Standards I often encourage listening to lots of jazz music. If you aren't listening to the music you simply won't ever truly get it. At the end of the day, listening to...

Graham Dechter “Takin’ It There”

  Learn Jazz Standards.com is proud to promote guitarist Graham Dechter’s 2012 release of “Takin’ It There”. Joining Dechter for his second release as a leader is renowned bassist John Clayton, pianist Tamir Hendelman and drummer...

International Patdown “First Flight”

Purchase this album on Cdbaby here Purchase this album on Amazon here Purchase this album on iTunes here Learn Jazz Standards.com is proud to promote International Patdown's brand new 2014 release of First Flight. This dynamic trio...

Chuck Deardorf “Transparence”

  Learn Jazz Standards.com is proud to promote bassist Chuck Deardorf's 2011 release of "Transparence". Based out of Seattle, Deardorf has been an integral member of the Northwest jazz scene for over two decades. The best way...

PLEASE ENTER YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS AND CLICK THE BUTTON TO JOIN OUR JAZZ COMMUNITY

 We hate SPAM and promise to keep your email address safe. See Privacy Policy.

Subscribe and get our FREE eBook, The Ultimate Jazz Guide to Practicing!