Sonny Rollins

  • Music

    November 8, 2012
  • Blogs

    November 8, 2012

    Ten Jazz Albums to Listen to Before You Die

    Because there are multiple decades of jazz, it's almost impossible to pick the top 10 albums of all time; the hip cats with their canes and cool shades will throw their used saxophone reeds in my direction and call me a young whippersnapper. The debate is so polemic that I might as well write about ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 20, 2010
  • Calendar

    January 22, 2009

    Hornin' In

    UTD brings in legendary Texas tenors

  • Music

    November 8, 2007
  • Blogs

    October 30, 2007

    Marchel Ivery's Death Marks "A Sad Day for Dallas"

    UNT Division of Jazz Studies This photo of Marchel Ivery dates from September 2005, when Ivery performed with Stefan Karlsson, Tom Warrington and Ed Soph. Last night, local sax great Shelley Carrol was told he would need to fill in tonight for Marchel Ivery, who was scheduled to play Terilli's on G ... More >>

  • Film

    November 4, 2004

    Candy Caine

    Jude Law's Alfie puts a pretty face on what was an ugly story

  • Music

    March 22, 2001

    Out & About

    David Sanborn

  • Music

    April 13, 2000

    Two-bass hit

    A six-disc box reminds us why Miles and Trane were the ultimate one-two punch

  • Music

    June 10, 1999

    The keys of time

    Red Garland played with legends and then became one. So why is he barely known in his hometown?

  • Music

    April 22, 1999

    The new old sound

    Branford Marsalis' latest disc is a Requiem by and for a heavyweight

  • Music

    August 27, 1998

    Now's the time

    Wynton Marsalis sideman Wessell Anderson is Leaning House's best hope to make some noise

  • Music

    January 15, 1998

    Moscow on the Trinity

    Full-time jazz brought pianist to Dallas

  • Music

    November 20, 1997

    Schleppin' out

    Joe Jackson lugs the baggage of a onetime pop star into an ambitious middle age

  • Music

    January 23, 1997

    Still flying

    High note king Maynard Ferguson rules the road

  • Music

    November 23, 1995

    Red hot

    Local jazz label discovers lost recordings by Dallas-born piano great

  • Music

    May 11, 1995

    Give up LeFonque

    Branford Marsalis does the 'unspeakable' once more

  • Music

    January 12, 1995

    Blues for James

    Local jazzer James Clay leaves remarkable legacy