Legendary Columbus jazz saxophonist Charlie Cook (thanks to Connie Boykin for the photo and details) recently passed away at the age of 90. Cook grew up on Columbus’ South Side, where he was inspired by his neighbor, pianist Stomp Gordon. Cook came up with the bands of Wild Bill Graham,Continue Reading

The Lincoln Theatre (photo by Brad Feinknopf) continues its Community Conversations series of community-oriented dialogues by focusing on the African-American artistic contributions of the Harlem Renaissance. “Heralds of the Harlem Renaissance” is a 90-minute, multi-media presentation that will be held at the Theatre on Thursday, October 26th at 6pm. AdmissionContinue Reading