Baltimore Jazz Conference, Nov. 9 2019

BJA Launches the Baltimore Jazz Conference

Click here complete schedule information! On November 9, the Baltimore Jazz Alliance will present the first Baltimore Jazz Conference, a one-day free event seeking to share information with and between jazz artists, jazz listeners, and jazz presenters. The event is funded in great part by a Free Fall grant from BOPA; it will be held at St. | Read more>>
Great Reviews for Josh Espinoza's new album, Journey into Night

Great Reviews for Josh Espinoza’s new album, Journey into Night

“Espinoza is already a powerful storyteller on his instrument, and he’s found partners who can execute his musical vision masterfully.” — Jamie Sandel, Capital Bop  Baltimore-based pianist Josh Espinoza released his debut album in June of 2018, with band members Mikel Combs on bass and Jeron Lamar Davis on drums. | Read more>>
Brandon Woody, Rising Trumpet Star

Brandon Woody, Rising Trumpet Star

I first encountered trumpeter Brandon Woody, now aged 20, last August, when he led an open-mic jam session at the Motor House on North Avenue with his group, Upendo (Swahili for “love”). I then caught one of his monthly gigs at An die Musik on North Charles. | Read more>>