Jazz

A freshly painted street mural outside Liuzza’s by the Track in New Orleans on Tuesday, April 26, 2022, celebrates the impending return of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. The neighborhood bar and restaurant is a short walk from the gates of the site of the festival, which opens Friday, April, 28, after cancellations in 2020 and 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (AP Photo/Kevin McGill)

Echoes of 2006: Jazz Fest returns to New Orleans for 2022

Echoes of 2006: Jazz Fest returns to New Orleans for 2022

 

FILE - In this Aug. 4, 2013, file photo, Newport Jazz Festival producer and founder George Wein appears on stage at the Newport Jazz Festival in Newport, R.I. Wein, an impresario of 20th century music who helped found the Newport Jazz and Folk festivals and set the template for gatherings everywhere from Woodstock to the south of France, died Monday, Sept. 13, 2021. He was 95. (AP Photo/Joe Giblin, File)

George Wein, Newport Jazz Festival co-founder, dies at 95

George Wein, Newport Jazz Festival co-founder, dies at 95

 

Cheryl Fisher hams it up for the livestream during the Jazz at the Lake festival on the balcony at Sweet Home on the Lake, Aug. 14. The festival will celebrate its 20th anniversary in 2022. (Sylvan Lake News file photo)

Jazz At The Lake seeking community support to stay afloat

There persists a need to access outside funding sources

 

Kelly Peterson, wife of Oscar Peterson, stands next to an artist's impression of a plaza to be named in honour of the late jazz musician Oscar Peterson, during an announcement in Montreal, Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes

Montreal to name downtown plaza for jazz great Oscar Peterson

Montreal to name downtown plaza for jazz great Oscar Peterson

Kelly Peterson, wife of Oscar Peterson, stands next to an artist's impression of a plaza to be named in honour of the late jazz musician Oscar Peterson, during an announcement in Montreal, Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes
Sylvan Lake’s Jazz at the Lake festival is expected to return in 2022 after two fallow summers during the pandemic. (Advocate file photo.)
Sylvan Lake’s Jazz at the Lake festival is expected to return in 2022 after two fallow summers during the pandemic. (Advocate file photo.)
Online jazz fest better than nothing, but VP wants ‘real’ festival next year

Online jazz fest better than nothing, but VP wants ‘real’ festival next year

Online jazz fest better than nothing, but VP wants ‘real’ festival next year

Online jazz fest better than nothing, but VP wants ‘real’ festival next year
Oscar Peterson’s widow thrilled by petition to change metro station name

Oscar Peterson’s widow thrilled by petition to change metro station name

Oscar Peterson’s widow thrilled by petition to change metro station name

Oscar Peterson’s widow thrilled by petition to change metro station name