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Director Selects: "Treelogy" & MusiKaravan's homage to the Joshua tree "Treelogy" premieres Feb. 23 at The Soraya
As an avid hiker, I experience the same thing out in the wilderness that I often experience in the concert hall – wonder and awe. The transformative power of beauty cannot be underestimated, no matter its source.
There is so much richness in simplicity. This is made obvious in the pairing of Samara Joy and the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, two world-class talents known for their unique brand of style and delivery. When they grace the stage of The Soraya, audiences will be reminded of just how luxurious it is when great songs are masterfully arranged, expertly played, and exquisitely sung.
Jazz at Naz: Vince Giordano’s “sophisticated blend of elegance and comfort” with the Nighthawk Orchestra
When Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks take The Soraya’s stage on Saturday, Feb. 4, audiences will be treated to a sophisticated blend of elegance and comfort - featuring the genre...
The flow of energy between audience and performer is an important element of any live show.
Bassist and composer, Christian McBride possesses the uncanny ability to combine sonic textures with the urgency of critical moments in time.
In many ways this same approach is on full display with the depth and stylistic differences of the artists set to take the stage during this year’s second-annual Jazz at Naz Festival. Each presentation represents the broad and varied aspects of a rich musical tradition. The collective approaches are informed by a fertile past, while also drawing on the immediacy of contemporary influences.
Almost everyone remembers the first time they were faced with cooking a turkey. It’s intimidating – the weight of the holiday on your shoulders with all your loved ones looking on.
My taste in films is vast. I’m happy with a Hollywood blockbuster, and also watch a lot of foreign films and documentaries. I am not dissuaded by subtitles.