Archives: jazz

Richmond Youth Jazz Guild set to dazzle with two weekend concerts and instrument drive

Have a little Thelonious Monk with your holiday cheer on December 20th.

Open High student select to prestigious Summer Jazz Academy

Drew Anderson will have the opportunity to play trumpet alongside his role model, jazz musician Wynton Marsalis.

30th Annual Dance Recital at CenterStage

Thirtieth Annual City Dance Recital

Enjoy ballet, tap, and jazz performances at the 30th Annual City Dance Recital is on Saturday, June 28 at the Carpenter Theatre at CenterStage.

NO BS! Brass Band living large with new albums, national press

This hometown favorite is getting some national attention, helping them spread the RVA music gospel.

Stablemates: A new record label brings Richmond’s jazz players together

Over the course of the summer, two long-time members of Richmond’s music scene have worked closely to build an independent record label, 32 Bar Records.

Matthew E. White’s debut album, ‘Big Inner’, released today

The anticipated album from one of RVA’s top local musicians has already earned national press.

Review: Richmond Jazz Festival

Highlights from this year’s festival that featured some new names and old favorites.

Endangered Blood coursing through Richmond, joined by Scott Clark 4tet

On Thursday, April 12 a performance at The Camel will be sure to freak out metal enthusiasts, thrill avant-garde jazz heads, and possibly tickle any residents from the Balkans.

Upcoming Events

Here are some of this weeks events:

Compass Rose Orchestra

The Richmond jazz scene is all about bands. While the Compass Rose Orchestra has been around for a few years, they are gaining momentum and are quickly becoming one of the premier original music groups in Richmond.