Larry Blumenfeld on jazz and other sounds

Posts Tagged: International Jazz Day

Happy International Jazz Day!

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Happy International Jazz Day! I had suspicions and reservations about that greeting six years ago, when UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova and pianist Herbie Hancock (who is a UNESCO Goodwill… More ›

April in Oslo?

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April in Paris? How about April in Oslo? Michelle Mercer filed a provocative piece about the Norwegian government’s support of jazz at NPR’s A Blog Supreme. It seems apt to highlight in April,… More ›