Dizzy Gillespie was crazy, unpredictable, brash, extrovert, stylish – he was also a trumpet virtuoso, a jazz icon, and an inspiration.
The passionate writer was an influential and divisive figure in the jazz world.
Bill Clinton, Herbie Hancock, Wynton Marsalis, Jon Batiste, and Jeff Goldblum are among those paying tribute to Bird's legacy.
‘Two Men With The Blues’ found two of music’s great modern craftsmen, Willie Nelson and Wynton Marsalis, bonding over shared musical passions and creating a classic album.
The set was completed a month before Heath's death on 19 January and crowns his remarkable 76-year career.
The fund is aimed at providing financial support to jazz vocalists and instrumentalists who have lost income because of the coronavirus.
Violinist Nicola Benedetti won her first Grammy Award for Best Classical Instrumental Solo and performed at the ceremony in Los Angeles.
The lead track 'Yehlisan’uMoya' ('Spirit Come Down') is available now to stream or download.
Nicola Benedetti’s new album features two works written especially for her by world-renowned jazz musician Wynton Marsalis.
Master jazz man Chick Corea will have the all-star, three-CD and Blu-ray set The Musician released by Concord Jazz on 21 April.
The 1959 Ray Charles single 'What'd I Say' is one of the seminal and much-covered records in R&B history, well worthy of a uDiscover overview and playlist.
A new, authorised film documentary about jazz genius John Coltrane is receiving its world premiere at this weekend's Telluride Film Festival in Colorado.