The critical response to Stamm’s work has been highly enthusiastic. Downbeat reported that “Stamm has a gorgeous tone on the trumpet and flugelhorn, and he flies through the changes.” JazzTimes said that “the Memphis native has chops and talent in abundance. He can burn on bebop changes, or mellow out on a ballad, all the time maintaining the lucid consistency that enthusiasm and experience engenders.” Jazz Review states, “It is a pleasure listening to the work of Marvin Stamm, anytime! Stamm is a musician’s musician, performing flawlessly on his trumpet and flugelhorn.”
Doctor Zarr’s Amazing Funk Monster is ready for you! Dr. Zarr has prescribed the cure for the common show - with retro costumes, choreography and lots of crowd participation you will be dancing, singing and laughing all while supporting a GREAT cause!
Harold Mabern (born March 20, 1936 in Memphis, Tennessee) is a hard bop and soul jazz pianist. Boasting a warm, finely burnished tone and a robust melodic and harmonic imagination, tenor saxophonist Eric Alexander has been exploring new musical worlds from the outset.
Featuring Clint Holmes, Take 6, Nnenna Freelon and Kirk Whalum!
A finalist in both the 2011 Thelonious Monk International Piano Competition and the 2015 American Pianists Association’s Fellowship, Cohen plays with the maturity and confidence of a seasoned veteran.
Mr. Person adds that all he wants is to give people “good solid melodies with some improvisation and plenty of blues feel.” He smiles, “You always want that dance feeling there, that happy, happy feeling.”
Pilobolus Dance Theater was founded in 1971 at Dartmouth College and has continually added collaborative players who challenge the way people think about Dance. Their Shadowlands show was seen by over a million people in its five-year world tour.
GYSP will celebrate its 10 year anniversary with a spring concert featuring students from the Mozart String Ensemble, Mendelssohn String Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, and GPAC Youth Symphony Orchestra.
Up-and-coming violin virtuoso Itamar Zorman is a brilliant performer who has wowed audiences all over the globe.
Join WKNO for a special evening with acclaimed documentary filmmakers Ken Burns, Dayton Duncan and Julie Dunfey and preview their upcoming film COUNTRY MUSIC.
World famous pianist Valery Kuleshov joins Germantown Symphony Orchestra for a superb performance of Tchaikovsky’s famous piano concerto.
Classical accordionist Hanzhi Wang will perform Bach and Piazzolla alongside IRIS musicians at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art Hohenberg Auditorium.
Praised for her remarkable stage presence and technically brilliant performances, Hanzhi Wang is the first accordionist to join the roster of Young Concert Artists in its 57-year history of discovering extraordinary young classical musicians.