Entries by John Strayhorn

Summer Horns II A to Z

“Take the ‘A’ Train” remix part of best selling contemporary jazz album in the summer of 2018. Grammy nominated saxophonist Dave Koz, along with some of today’s best contemporary jazz artist, have come out with a stunning set of 11 timeless tunes reimagined by Koz and alto saxophonist Gerald Albright, tenor saxophonist Richard Elliot, trumpeter […]

2018 Pittsburgh Jazz Festival supported by Billy Strayhorn Songs

The 2018 Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival held June 15th thru June 17th celebrates cultures of the world and to share a common bond for music that makes us one. This year’s lineup included jazz stalwarts Marcus Miller, Gregory Porter, Kenny Garrett and treey Lynn Carrington. Among those providing funding for the festival, Strayhorn family members […]