Posts Tagged ‘Gabrielle Murphy’

Jazz Setlist, March 7-13: Jazzquester

If everybody else can make a stupid fake word out of "sequester," so can I.
Friday, March 8
"Holding It Down: The Veterans’ Dreams Project" premiered last September in New York and was immediately acclaimed. A long-form, multimedia performance collaboration between Vijay Iyer—the much-talked about, award-winning jazz artist of the moment—and poet Mike Ladd, it's a difficult, [...]

Washington Women in Jazz Festival: An Update

Last week's kickoff concert for Amy Bormet's Washington Women in Jazz Festival featured an unexpected appearance by the Y chromosome. Specifically, local bassist Tom Baldwin was on stage for both trombonist Melissa Gardiner and vocalist Lena Seikaly's sets at Twins Jazz. "He's subbing for Karine Chapdelaine, who's recovering from pneumonia," Bormet explained.
Alas, this week was [...]