Cyrille Aimée & Diego Figueiredo; Monday, March 3, 2014

Cyrille Aimée & Diego Figueiredo Monday, March 3 Kuumbwa Jazz Center “…a voice like fine whiskey” – The Washington Post Although she could be categorized simply as a jazz vocalist, Cyrille Aimée is so much more; presenting a new, dynamic sound that often features...

JLCO with Wynton Marsalis, March 8, 2014

|:||:| FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE |:||:| CONTACT: Sandy Sloan, 831.427.2227 sandy@kuumbwajazz.org   Kuumbwa Jazz Presents Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis At the Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium Saturday, March 8, 2014 Kuumbwa Jazz Honor Band performs...

B-3 Obsession

Tuesday, 4 February 2014   | Rich Scheinin  | San Jose Mercury News It’s the sound of Jimmy Smith’s “The Sermon” and Santana’s “Soul Sacrifice” — the sound of the Hammond B-3 organ, powerful like a pipe organ. It’s...
B-3 Obsession!

B-3 Obsession!

Read SJ Mercury Cover Story on the Bay Area’s B-3 Obsession Upcoming B-3 concerts include: Feb. 6 – Pamela Rose & Wayne De La Cruz: “Hammond Organ Party” Feb. 13 – Tony Monaco Trio featuring Howard Paul Feb. 17 – Dr. Lonnie...

Kenny Werner Trio; Monday, February 24, 2014

Kenny Werner Trio Monday, February 24 Kuumbwa Jazz Center “Kenny Werner is a total musician” – Toots Thielemanns Kenny Werner is relentless. A brilliant pianist, Werner is also an esteemed composer whose compositions have been performed by the Mel Lewis Orchestra;...