Marcus Shelby Keeps Jazz Orchestra Rolling

Bay Area bassist's big band survives against odds.

Sonny Rollins Reveals The Secret Of His Success

Tenor sax titan talks about improvisation and facing anxiety in the studio.

Drummer Cindy Blackman Ready For Arenas Or Clubs

She leads her own jazz groups when she's not backing up rocker Lenny Kravitz.

Helen Merrill Delivers Tribute To Croat Heritage

Jelena Ana Milcetic a.k.a. Helen Merrill features Croat folk songs and modern jazz.

Jane Bunnett's Affair With Cuban Jazz Still Sizzles

Canadian saxophonist has been performing and recording with Cuban artists since the early '90s.

Freddie Hubbard, Shelley Manne, Kenny Clarke Among Koch Jazz Resurrections

High Definition Compatible Digital discs allow new fans to discover rare grooves.

Jazz Opera Sorrow A Culture Confluence

Work by Jon Jang, James Newton features members of Beijing Opera.

Jazz Opera Sorrow Is A Culture Confluence

Work by Jon Jang and James Newton features members of Beijing Opera.

Charlie Hunter Gets Crowd Grooving, Despite Rain

Guitarist plays a free mini-festival in San Francisco with Stefon Harris, Patricia Barber, Tin Hat Trio.

Charlie Hunter, Stefon Harris Set For Free Show In San Francisco

Blue Note records and Mother Jones magazine producing show that also features Patricia Barber and the Tin Hat Trio.

Classic Brazilian Sounds Of Sete, Nascimento, Jobim Reissued

Verve series brings back 10 works from '60s and '70s, with remastering and extra tracks.