By Gary G. Vercelli
Thursday, July 02, 2015
CapRadio's jazz music director Gary Vercelli guides us through a sampling of new releases from the highly regarded Dutch record label, Criss Cross Jazz.
Capital Public Radio's discussion of an art form born in America and celebrated worldwide.
By Devin Yamanaka
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
In this month's guide to jazz by your mood we're looking at songs for snuggling your furry or feathered friends.
Friday, June 19, 2015
Former Capital Public Radio reporter Pauline Bartolone grew up surrounded by jazz. But it wasn't just radio and records she was listening to. Thanks to her jazz-loving dad, she experienced the music and its makers firsthand.
Monday, June 15, 2015
Hunter's custom eight-string guitar now has seven, but it still produces a big, fat sound. Let The Bells Ring On features two jazz innovators: trombonist Curtis Fowlkes and drummer Bobby Previte.
Thursday, June 11, 2015
The American jazz saxophonist and composer who liberated jazz from conventional harmony, tonality, structure and expectation, died Thursday of cardiac arrest in Manhattan at age 85.
By Paul Conley
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Every summer Northern California plays host to dozens of exciting jazz experiences. We've picked out some of the best for you to consider in your summer jazz fest quest.
Friday, June 05, 2015
For Arnold resident, Ken Martin, smooth jazz was the portal to Excellence In Jazz.
Monday, June 01, 2015
As men went off to combat in World War II, a group of Southern college women took to the bandstand. Meet the Darlinettes — hear their music and stories from their leader and their drummer.
Friday, May 29, 2015
Vernettia Syphax had little interest in jazz before she discovered the music of Thelonious Monk.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
The saxophonist's sprawling work comes to life with his band, a choir, strings and special guests. Online-only video webcast begins at 6 p.m. Wednesday, right here!