Columbus, OH – The Jazz Arts Group of Columbus (JAG) will present the music of Louis Armstrong’s famous Hot Five and Hot Seven recordings through a series of concerts and educational activities in February 2010 to coincide with Black History Month and the rebirth of the Lincoln Theatre.
A new article by the Other Paper highlights local amateur filmmaker John Fraim, and his determination to tell the story of local sax legend, Gene Walker. After an Jazz Academy event, at Fort Hayes Arts and Academic School where Walker teaches every Monday, Fraim was inspired to share the Gene
Columbus, OH – The Jazz Arts Group’s PBJ & Jazz concert series returns to the Lincoln Theatre Complex on Saturday, February 13 for a special Valentine’s Day preview with Mark Flugge and Kelly Crum Delaveris. Mark Flugge is well-known as a pianist, composer, educator, and bandleader in the central Ohio
Tuesday’s are big jazz jam nights in Columbus with 2 outstanding jams happening regularly. The most prominent is the Tuesday night jazz jam session at Park Street Tavern with Pete Mills, Andy Woodson, Eric Augis and Reggie Jackson. This jam starts at 8:30 pm and features some of the best
Columbus, OH – The Jazz Arts Group’s 2009-2010 Great American Songbook series continues at the Southern Theatre on January 22-23 with Spinning Wheel, a tribute to the music of Blood, Sweat & Tears, Chicago, and the ‘70s featuring Lew Soloff, “Blue” Lou Marini and vocalist Bruce Wermuth. An original member