Alumni CD Releases 2017
By Vail Jazz
2017 was the 100th anniversary of the first jazz recording as well as the centennial of many jazz greats: Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gillespie, and Ella Fitzgerald to name a few. If the following releases are an indicator of anything it is that the jazz tradition is still going strong. All the albums below feature one or more alumni of the Vail Jazz Workshop, noted by bold face followed by the year they attended. To get more information about any of these releases, click on the album cover!