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Holiday Release from Rhonda Thomas: Little Drummer Girl

Rhonda Thomas: Little Drummer Girl - The Jazz Spot, Friday, December 14, 2012

It's often said that Georgia is fertile ground for an abundance of outstanding homegrown and transplanted talent. Vocalist Rhonda Thomas is a well-respected Atlanta based artist who has shined brightly in a solo setting...

December 14, 2012
The lastest project by the Will Scruggs Jazz Fellowship

Will Scruggs Jazz Fellowship: Song of Simeon: A Christmas Journey - The Jazz Spot, Friday, December 7, 2012

'Tis the season to be jazzed for sure! We love our holiday jazz, those familiar tunes that conjure up great memories and heart warming feelings of the past. But its also a season of reflection that allows for focus on...

December 6, 2012
Pianist/Composer, Dave Brubeck, December 6, 1920 - December 5, 2012

Remembering The Legacy of Dave Brubeck: Friday, December 7, 2012 10 PM

Pianist, Composer and Humanitarian, Dave Brubeck, made his transition on Wednesday, December 5. His career, that spanned over 60 years, was filled with important milestones, including the evergreen masterpiece recorded...

December 6, 2012

International Jazz Day: April 30, 2012

As Jazz Appreciation Month comes to a close, today is the opportunity to wrap it up in fine fashion! In November 2011, during the UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) General...

April 29, 2012
Darryl Reeves Group - Mercury

Darryl Reeves Group -Mercury: A Jazz Spot Special Friday, April 13 - 10 PM

Darryl Reeves is a Georgia transplant who is a saxophonist, composer and an Educator. His quartet performed at The Jazz Spot 10th Anniversary Celebration in November 2011 and returned to the GPB Studios to share their...

April 12, 2012
Dr. Billy Taylor

Dance The Dance...The Jazz Spot, January 7, 2011

Tonight we shared the first show of the new year together! We meditated on our needs for the year ahead, enjoyed great collaborations, the works of jazz families and paid tribute to the late pianist, composer and jazz...

January 7, 2011

Another Year........The Jazz Spot, Friday, December 31, 2010

As we prepare to move forward into another year..lets pause to get our heads and our hearts in the right place..…and tonight we will hear the sounds of reflection, INSPIRATION and progression in jazzy fashion!   We'll...

December 30, 2010

Cool Yule: A Jazz Spot Special....Friday, December 24, 2010

'Tis the season to be jazzed! Cool Yule: A Jazz Spot Special, has once again fallen on Christmas Eve! This is the 9th edition of "Cool Yule" and your evening will be filled with jazzy yuletide carols old and NEW!   ...

December 24, 2010
Vocalist Lou Rawls born December 1

Tourist Point Of View....The Jazz Spot, December 3, 2010

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas and the sounds of the season are flowing on The Jazz Spot! This week we paused to celebrate the musical legacies of Lou Rawls, Billy Strayhorn and the debut of Duke Ellington...

December 15, 2010
pianist Dave Brubeck, born December 6, 1920

Dave Brubeck: Legacy Of A Legend - Friday, December 10 at 8 PM

For well over 60 years, pianist Dave Brubeck has been creating a sound that combines what he hears in the world around him with experimentation, playfulness and a lot of serious musicianship. His music is some of the...

December 9, 2010