count basie

Count Basie is another extremely influential jazz musician and big band leader that left a permanent imprint on the genre.  Before we say another word about who he is and […]

thelonious monk at mintons

Another very noteworthy and prominent composer that left an indelible mark on the history of Jazz throughout the years was Thelonius Monk. His legacy in the genre is indisputable, influencing […]

young duke ellington

Known as the innovator of the ‘big-band,’ Duke Ellington may be one of, if not the most quintessential figures in jazz history and music at large of the 20th century. […]