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Workshop Alumni Happenings Nov 30- Dec 13, 2022

Alumni Happenings Nov 30- Dec 13, 2022   Congratulations to 2023 Grammy nominees Terrace Martin (1997 saxophone), Robert Glasper (1997 piano), and Ambrose Akinmusire (2000 trumpet)! Martin’s Drones was nominated for Best Progressive R&B...

Workshop Alumni Happenings Nov 16- Nov 15, 2022

Alumni Happenings Nov. 16- 29, 2022   Benny Benack III (2008 trumpet) has released the lead single, “In A Mellow Tone,” from his forthcoming album Third Time’s a Charm, featuring trumpeter Bria Skonberg, pianist...

Workshop Alumni Happenings Nov 2- Nov 15, 2022

Alumni Happenings Nov. 2- 15, 2022   1996 Workshop alum Tia Fuller (saxophone) – a Denver native who holds a Master’s degree in Jazz from the University of Colorado at Boulder and teaches full-time...

Workshop Alumni Happenings Oct 19- Nov 1, 2022

Alumni Happenings Oct. 19 – Nov. 1, 2022   1999 Workshop alum Maurice “Mobetta” Brown is one of the Chicago-raised trumpeters featured in a performance of “Chicago Loves Pops: A Celebration of Louis Armstrong”...

Workshop Alumni Happenings Oct 5-18, 2022

Alumni Happenings Oct. 5 – Oct. 18, 2022   For the first time in 10 years, Mars, Incorporated has introduced a new M&M character and “spokescandy” – Purple. And Purple is harnessing the power...

Workshop Alumni Happenings Sept 21, 2022

Alumni Happenings Sept. 21 – Oct. 4, 2022   1997 piano alum Robert Glasper, a four-time Grammy winner (with 11 nominations), performs during the inaugural Format Festival at the Sugar Creek Airstrip in Bentonville...

Workshop Alumni Happenings Sept 14, 2022

Alumni Happenings Sept. 14 – 20, 2022   The 12 graduates of this summer’s Vail Jazz Workshop are now among its more than 320 alumni. After intensive study with the Workshop’s master mentors –...

Workshop Alumni Happenings August 31, 2022

Alumni Happenings Aug 31– Aug 6, 2022   The 28th annual Vail Jazz Party (VJP) gets underway on September 1, and is jam-packed with star- studded performances through Labor Day, September 5. You can...

Workshop Alumni Happenings August 17, 2022

Alumni Happenings Aug 17– Aug 30, 2022   Vocalist Samara Joy, who performed to a packed and enthusiastic crowd at Vail Square during the Vail Jazz Festival on August 4, 2022, has announced her...