Tonight was somewhat an opening night for Savor Dallas at the new Irving Convention Center in Las Colinas. The real activity starts tomorrow with the Arts District Wine Stroll. But, tonight was a very nice introduction to what to expect. We were…Continue
Added by Keith Hill | Founder | CEO on March 30, 2012 at 12:00am — No Comments
I woke up to a nice suprise this morning. Robert Wilonsky write an article about my efforts to produce a documentary about Minton's jazz club and my grandfather, Teddy Hill who managed the club.
Here is the link:
Exciting things are happening all around us here in Dallas/Ft. Worth. As this weekend approaches we'll once again…
Added by Keith Hill | Founder | CEO on March 27, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Had a great chat with a man who discovered I'm doing research for my documentary about Minton's jazz club in NYC and Teddy Hill. He says there is a move underway to change the name of the street Minton's is on... 118th to Thelonious Monk Way. Very cool!
Please read our Jazzy Limelight article on sax recording artist Mike Burton. Find out how he got started with Tyler Perry Productions and discover his thoughts on the jazz genre and what he says could help this musical art form. http://thejazzinmee.com/category/in-the-jazzy-limelight/
Added by THE JAZZ IN MEE- Melody Warren on March 19, 2012 at 1:54am — No Comments
Added by DJAM: D Jazz Appreciation Month on March 14, 2012 at 6:56pm — No Comments
It might surprise many of you who might remember me from my days as a reporter on Channel 8 in Dallas and as the Exec Producer of Good Morning Texas back in the day... that I have a very solid jazz connection in my family.
I'm writing to let you know that and more because I'm at the stage in my 3rd year as an MFA grad student at SMU to put together my thesis project. And because of a strong push from friends and faculty, I'm going to to tell the…Continue
Added by Michelle Redmond on March 13, 2012 at 9:30pm — No Comments
Added by DJAM: D Jazz Appreciation Month on March 13, 2012 at 3:48pm — No Comments
Watch as Rolls-Royce Motor Cars CEO Torsten Müller-Ötvös introduces the Phantom Series II in a press conference at the Geneva Motor Show. The new models in the Phantom family improve upon the technical excellence of the original car, making good on the motto of founder Sir Henry Royce, who pledged to "take the best that exists and make it better". (Click…
Added by Keith Hill | Founder | CEO on March 6, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments
WHAT IS JAZZ APPRECIATION MONTH?
Jazz Appreciation Month, set in April every year, is intended to draw public attention to the glories of jazz as both an historical and a living treasure. The idea is to encourage musicians, concert halls, schools, colleges, museums, libraries, jazz presenters and public…
Added by DJAM: D Jazz Appreciation Month on March 1, 2012 at 7:37pm — No Comments