Art Tatum

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2008

    The Ballad of Peck Kelley

    Life magazine has thrown open its photo archives. Already, 500,000 of what they say will be 10,000,000 images are on the Web. I did a quick search, and the shots are pretty fantastic, but apparently Life’s photographers weren’t all that drawn to Houston’s music. Except, that is, for this one ... More >>

  • Music

    January 25, 2001

    Various Artists

    Ken Burns Jazz: The Story of America's Music (Columbia Legacy)

  • Music

    December 28, 2000

    Various Artists

    The Complete Columbia Jazz Piano Moods Sessions (Mosaic Records)

  • Music

    November 16, 2000

    Chucho Valdés

    Overpowering the piano

  • Music

    September 28, 2000

    Swing Time

    Shelly Berg learned jazz the hard way: He listened to the greats

  • Music

    May 4, 2000


    Duke Ellington

  • Music

    March 23, 2000

    Key Ingredient

    Pianist Ahmad Jamal may have had a bigger impact on jazz than you think

  • Music

    November 18, 1999

    Local Rotation

    Local Music Reviewed

  • Music

    August 5, 1999

    Gentleman of Jazz

    Ramsey Lewis storms into town with his fusion sound

  • Music

    March 25, 1999

    Jazz la King

    Time and time again, Sonny Rollins proves his sax mastery

  • Music

    December 24, 1998
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    October 15, 1998
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    March 24, 1994