Share The 2014 Earshot Jazz Festival presented the lovely Johnaye Kendrick and her Group this fall at Cornish College. Frequently seen on prestigious New York stages, vocalist Johnaye Kendrick has enriched the Seattle jazz community and mentored many other vocalists since becoming Associate Professor of Jazz Voice at Cornish College of the Arts in recent […]
Share Jazz trio instruments that come to mind typically aren’t trumpet, accordion and cello. Nor was it necessarily so for Dutch trumpet sensation Eric Vloeimans (pronounced “Flooeymans”), who concocted the present ensemble by combining an instrument he loved (cello) with one he formerly hated (accordion) and added himself. The initial gig proved electrifying for audience […]
Share John Seman’s Lil Coop Quintet performed at the Chapel Performance Space on October 11 as the 2014 Earshot Jazz Festival was gearing up. Bassist, composer, archivist and advocate for improvised music John Seman explores composition and free improvisation and musical past and future – in the moment – with his Lil Coop Quintet, featuring […]
Share Earshot Jazz presented Bill Frisell in his second appearance at last year’s Earshot Jazz Festival at Jones Playhouse Theater UW. This time he played with in-demand young bassist Luke Bergman and New York/Seattle drummer, Ted Poor, both of whom range from the most subtle to the thunderous. All three now on the UW jazz […]
Share The Dawn Clement Trio performed original compositions, as well as some music they’ve written for Priester’s Cue on June 28th. One of the Northwest’s premiere jazz artists, pianist/vocalist/composer Dawn Clement is a sought after collaborator who has worked with the likes of Pharaoh Sanders, Nancy King, Ingrid Jensen, Jay Clayton, and more. The Seattle native is […]
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Share Had a fun time making photographs of Carmen and Dave at Carkeek Park.
Share Dirt road near Moab last winter. Makes me want to go visit again.
Share Shannon Dierks and Jason Rasmus were married at Goldens Gardens. Rain was forecast for th