Jazz opera by Terence Blanchard
One of the most important events of the coming 2014 will be the premiere of the famous trumpeter Terence Blanchard's "Champion" jazz opera, which will be held on June 15 at the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis.
Guitarist Jim Hall passed away (1930-2013)
The great jazz guitarist Jim Hall passed away at his home in New York on December 10. The cause of his death was cardiac arrest. His career in jazz lasted about 60 decades, when he was 24 years old he became a member of drummer Chico Hamilton’s Quintet.
Armenian trumpeter is on the third place
Armenian trumpeter Hayk Ghazaryan won the honorable third place in IX International competition of young jazz performers held in Rostov-on-Don on December 5 to 9.
Armenian ethno jazz new album
Sharm Holding released another CD of Armenian jazz by the initiative of “Armenian Jazz 70” organization.