Q & A with Chris Speed

by Gary Fukushima Saturday, April 19 9pm Chris Speed, saxophone Dave King, drums Chris Tordini, bass Blue Whale, DTLA This is an article about saxophonist Chris Speed, one of the premier creative jazz musicians in New York and founder of Skirl Records, which has produced many excellent recordings as of …

LAJC Picks: TUESDAY 3/18 Daniel Rosenboom Quintet releases Fire Keeper at CAP STUDIOS

Posted by GF Daniel Rosenboom Quintet Tuesday, March 18 8pm CAP Studios, Sherman Oaks CA Rosenboom, trumpet Gavin Templeton, woodwinds Alex Noice, guitar Kai Kurosawa, Bear Trax Dan Schnelle, drums http://www.danielrosenboom.com/livetour/2014/3/11/dr5-at-jazz-at-the-cap https://www.facebook.com/events/416775638452174/ There are some people who seem predisposed to making things happen. Trumpeter Daniel Rosenboom is certainly one of …

LAJC gets out of the office on Thursday

We are definitely looking forward to Thursday, when we will present some music on the lawn at the brand new Grand Park in Downtown Los Angeles.  The Performing Arts Center of Los Angeles County (better known as the Music Center) has been busy programming music and dance events in the …