From the birthdays of Jimmy Cobb, Antonio Carlos Jobim and Benny Golson to a historic recording from Lady Day as well as a significant 1965 recording from the Miles Davis quintet, this episode of Jazz Journeys takes you on an excursion through some of the people and events that shaped this week in jazz history.
Taking a trip back to look at video game technology is a few clicks away at the Everson Museum in Syracuse. A traveling exhibit is bringing back some old favorites. WAER’s Resident Gamer, John Smith reports.
On this holiday edition of Jazz Journeys, I dip into our bag of jazz goodies and introduce you to 5 Christmas songs that you might not be all that familiar with plus one extra bonus surprise at the end. Take a listen and best wishes for the holiday season and New Year ahead.