Kimbrough
67 musicians pay tribute to Frank Kimbrough to benefit scholarship in his name

A 61 Track Collection of Frank Kimbrough’s Compositions, Featuring 67 World-Class Artists Newvelle Records releases a 61 track digital anthology of Frank’s original compositions, recorded as the New York jazz scene reopened in May 2021. July 2021 – Newvelle Records today has released KIMBROUGH, a collection of 61 original compositions by jazz…

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Relief
A Benefit for the Jazz Foundation of America’s Musicians’ Emergency Fund

A consortium of major jazz labels – Blue Note Records, Concord Music Group, Mack Avenue Music Group, Nonesuch Records, Universal Music Group, Verve Label Group and Warner Music Group – has taken the unprecedented step of joining hands for Relief, an all-star compilation of previously unreleased music to be issued on LP, CD and digitally September 24, continuing the non-profit Jazz Foundation…

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Maria Schneider’s “Data Lords”
Coming this spring to Jazz After Hours

Maria Schneider to release new double album, Data Lords, with her acclaimed jazz orchestra Available April 17, 2020, the recording is fan-funded through ArtistShare West Coast Tour Dates April 16 – 25, 2020 NYC Hometown Release Concert on Saturday, May 6 Data Lords is a new double-album (CD and LP)…

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Nat King Cole
Hittin' The Ramp: The Early Years (1936-1943)

Released in partnership with the Nat King Cole estate, Resonance Records’ HITTIN’ THE RAMP: THE EARLY YEARS (1936-1943) is the first large-scale collection of the pivotal early recordings (1936-1943) of Nat’s 29-year recording career. Most tracks are receiving their first official release in this meticulously restored set of original live-to-disk recordings. This definitive 7CD…

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One O’clock Lab Band 2019
new from the UNT jazz program

DIRECTED BY: Alan Baylock SAXOPHONES: Kyle Myers, Patrick Hill, Will Nathman, Addison Jordan, Andrew Duncan TRUMPETS: Nick Owsik, Eric Diaz, Chris Van Leeuwen, Kazunori Tanaka, Gregory Newman TROMBONES: Nathan Davis, DJ Rice, Drew Kilpela, Ian Calhoun, Tommy Barttels  VOICE: Marion Powers GUITAR: Ethan Ditthardt PIANO / KEYBOARD: Michael Clement BASSES: Eric Hitt DRUMS / PERCUSSION: Luke Berger The University of North Texas’s renowned One O’clock Lab Band maintains…

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