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June 2022

The Lead Sheet: more voices!

Tierney Sutton performs at The Dakota on Wednesday, June 29 The Twin Cities Jazz Festival has brought us great voices across St Paul—Bruce Henry, Lila Ammons, Maryann Sullivan, Ginger Commodore, Connie Evingson…the list goes on. So we…

Tal Cohen Presents Jewish Jazz

After playing around the world, Tal Cohen introduces a new set of music to Arts Garage influenced by his childhood in Israel. Expect infectious grooves meeting traditional Israeli folk music and traditional jazz meeting…

Grachan Moncur III obituary | Jazz

American jazz trombonist Grachan Moncur III, who died on his 85th birthday, was among the first to show that there was a place for his instrument in the avant-garde of the 1960s. Wayne Shorter and Archie Shepp, he was destined to remain in…

MacD on music: yes, more of that jazz

It's been a few weeks since the Jazz Festival, but its spirit lives on in the hearts of music lovers across the city (and at Bennigan's on Saturday nights, 5-8 p.m.). This week, I'm talking to Ursula McHugh, a regular festival performer…