Thelonious Monk: Concert Report

Thelonious Monk was an American jazz piano and writer. Priest is the second-most-recorded jazz writer after Duke Ellington. The saxophone is the soloist in the principal piece that we here the playing has both a feeling of opportunity and structure to the harmonies, it resembles disorderly request. He gains control over the solo from the saxophone. […]

Concert Report: Atlanta Heart Ballet

I was not able to attend the performance this year, but have gone before. I know this performance was around two hours long and there were three parts performed. The show was a wonderful preoccupation from the more conventional or sentimental feel that expressive dance organizations usually offer. This year’s performance was unique. The ballet […]

Wallace Roney

Background – He was born in Philadelphia and attended Howard University and Berkeley College of Music. Roney attended Duke Ellington School and made his recording debut with Nation and Haki Mahbuti. He attained distinction as a gifted local performer in D.C and won the Down Beat award for Best Young Jazz Musician of the Year. […]