Explore the enduring legacy of Nina Simone, a pioneering woman in jazz, her unique musical contributions, and her profound impact on society, celebrated with a special tribute at the Lincoln Jazz Café.
This blog explores the healing power of jazz music, discussing its benefits for reducing stress and anxiety, improving mental wellness, boosting creativity, and acting as a form of music therapy.
This blog post highlights and describes 15 landmark jazz recordings spanning early New Orleans jazz through modern styles that had an instrumental impact on the evolution and trajectory of the genre.
This blog traces the evolution of jazz music through various stylistic leaps and revolutions over the past century, from the early New Orleans origins to swing, bebop, cool jazz, modal jazz, free jazz, fusion, and contemporary spin-offs.
Louis Armstrong, commonly referred to as “Satchmo” or “Pops,” was an outstanding jazz musician and singer from the United States whose impact on the genre cannot be understated. Armstrong, who was born on August 4, 1901, in New Orleans, Louisiana, continues to have an impact today.
This blog discusses the importance of Jazz Standards in improvisation, exploring their enduring popularity and the role they play in allowing musicians to express themselves and connect with their audiences.
Explore the history of Jazz music and its influence on American and global culture. Learn about its unique roots, pivotal dates, improvisation, and resurgence.
Learn more about the life and times of jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, one of the most influential and well-loved performers in history.