Monthly Archives: April 2014

ANZAC Musicians

April 25 is ANZAC day in Australia and New Zealand. ANZAC (Australia and New Zealand Army Corps) remembers the sacrifices of all Australian and New Zealand defence personnel in wars and armed conflicts. It began after World War One to remember the tragedy that was that war, and in particular the Gallipolli campaign, which began […]

Jazz Women

Recently there has been some very public discussion about the policies of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra regarding the in/exclusion of female musicians as permanent members of the Orchestra. While this happens every few years, this time it seems that there is possibly going to be some action taken. You can read about the […]

Jazz Appreciation Month

It’s amazing how quickly a year goes by: it’s Jazz Appreciation Month again already! Again, it’s a good reason for me to try and post more often! Cross your fingers…