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New Orleans trumpeter James Andrews at the Cowles Center

New Orleans trumpeter James Andrews at the Cowles Center

May. 19 |   This is not your daddy’s New Orleans jazz.  It ain’t even  your granddaddy’s. We’re talking a new, improved take on big band music that picks up where the greats like Duke Ellington and Count Basie left off and swings...

Rich summer music menu: Bill Frisell, Rachelle Ferrell, Cassandra Wilson

Rich summer music menu: Bill Frisell, Rachelle Ferrell, Cassandra Wilson

May. 30 |   I was scanning the magazine newsstand the other day and picked up a copy of the June issue of Ebony magazine. It’s their music issue. I open it up, and who is the first person I see? It’s Esperanza Spalding. So, I read the blurb about...