Windham Hill Solstice show returns to Bay Area

Windham Hill Solstice show returns to Bay Area

Working out of a Silicon Valley garage, a visionary gives birth to a beautifully designed line of products, transforming the world while earning a passionate following. No, I’m not talking about Steve Jobs and Apple. At almost the same time that he and Steve...
Profile: Dillon Baiocchi

Profile: Dillon Baiocchi

Profile: Dillon Baiocchi “…we are striving to inspire personal expression and creativity through jazz education.” In a way, Dillon Baiocchi’s jazz journey has come full circle. The former Kuumbwa Jazz Honor Band member now directs the band. “I started directing...

Jazz Notes – January/February 2015

Jazz Notes – January/February 2015 Thank You To Our 2014 Sponsors Anne Marie Sorcenelli, Realtor Sereno Group; Appendrodt Commercial Properties; Arthur S. Dover, MD: DTMH AptosTravelClinic.com; Barbara Beerstein and George Badger; Barry Swenson Builder; Carolyn Hyatt...

Kuumbwa Jazz Receives NEA Grant to Support 40 Years of Creativity

|:||:| FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE |:||:| Kuumbwa Jazz Receives NEA Grant to Support 40 Years of Creativity [December 8, 2014, Santa Cruz, CA]— National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Chairman Jane Chu announced today that Kuumbwa Jazz is one of 919 nonprofit organizations...

Tim Jackson

Tim Jackson November 10, 2014 | Scott MacClelland | Performing Arts Monterey Bay You can’t tell from speaking with Tim Jackson if his jazz career has ever faced a genuine crisis or taken a serious bump. On the contrary, the artistic director of the Monterey Jazz...