Jacqui Naylor Quartet – Thursday, September 24, 2015

Jacqui Naylor Quartet – Thursday, September 24, 2015

Jacqui Naylor Quartet Thursday, September 24 Kuumbwa Jazz Center “Naylor excels as a sensitive song interpreter with unerring intonation. “ — DownBeat This velvet-toned vocalist and songwriter is equally at ease singing music by Cole Porter and David Byrne as she is...
Aaron Goldberg Trio – Thursday, September 17, 2015

Aaron Goldberg Trio – Thursday, September 17, 2015

Aaron Goldberg Trio Thursday, September 17 Kuumbwa Jazz Center “… depth and soul…” – JazzTimes Pianist Aaron Goldberg is keenly devoted to a basic tenet of jazz: improvising in the moment. He believes, as most jazz artists do, that each performance should...
Jazz Notes  Sept/Oct 2015

Jazz Notes Sept/Oct 2015

Annual Fall Fund Drive Our Annual Fall Fund Drive kicks off in October. For me, it has become a good time to remind myself of how I became member of Kuumbwa and why I have chosen to become more involved over the years. As perhaps many of you did, I started attending...
The Accidental Guru

The Accidental Guru

Wednesday, 19 August 2015 | by Andrew Gilbert | Good Times Weekly Marcus Miller wonders when he became the elder statesman Calling multi-instrumentalist Marcus Miller precocious doesn’t quite capture the scope and depth of his musical talent. Coming of age on the New...
Next Generation Jazz Orchestra – Wednesday, September 16

Next Generation Jazz Orchestra – Wednesday, September 16

Next Generation Jazz Orchestra Directed by Paul Contos Wednesday, September 16 Kuumbwa Jazz Center “… some of the best young jazz musicians in the world…” – The Monterey Herald The Next Generation Jazz Orchestra (NGJO) draws together twenty-one of the most...