San Francisco’s Opera Parallèle and SFJAZZ will present their first collaboration: a new, fully staged production of Champion: An Opera in Jazz by Terence Blanchard, Read More
With its titular city again making unsettling headlines this week, “Chi-Raq” arrives like an audacious, confounding, unabashedly sincere cry of the heart. Read More.
There’s a rich tradition of mentoring in jazz. New Orleans trumpeter Terence Blanchard benefitted from it when he joined the great Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers and now... Read More
The trumpeter meditates on the jazz-rock that inspires him. Read more