Calendars have aligned among Columbus jazz venues to create an astounding lineup of touring and area musicians performing smooth and/or funky jazz on Saturday, May 26th. Therefore, if you’re still making plans for a fun Memorial Day weekend, we assembled a roundup of your many strong options (that we knowContinue Reading

After decades of focusing on pastoring churches and running his consulting business while pursuing music behind the scenes, bassist Mark Hampton has returned to his jazz musician roots with the creation of his new album, ROOTS. As he has described it, ROOTS is “rich bass grooves, African rhythms, and melodiesContinue Reading

Columbus smooth jazz trio Copacetic recently released its self-titled debut EP. Formed in 2016 and comprised of veteran musicians Ed Hill (saxophones), David Jordan (keyboards), and Derek Brown (guitars), Copacetic dubs its blend of Jazz, Gospel and Soul “music for the soul.” Featuring 6 original tunes composed and produced byContinue Reading