May 26, 2017
There are many styles of music featured at the Sacramento Music Festival. But traditional, New Orleans-style jazz has been always been at the festival’s core. We asked musicians from different generations what attracts them to traditional jazz.
Joy and Madness is an eight-piece soul band that formed after the split of early 2010s band The Nibblers. We revisit our 2012 interview with the group.
The American River College Vocal Jazz Ensemble has received recognition across the country, recently performing at the Next Generation Monterey Jazz Festival. We revisit our interview with the group as part of our Insight Music showcase.
The only band to have played the Sacramento Music Festival every single year since it was established in 1974 is the Fulton Street Jazz Band, led by pianist Bob Ringwald. CapRadio Music's Paul Conley spoke about their long history of making music.