Dan Davis: From Rock to Jazz

June 19, 2015

After seeing a KISS album cover at K-Mart as a kid, Dan Davis immediately knew he wanted to be a drummer. What he didn’t know was that he would end up in jazz.     Born in Lexington, the “barbecue … Continued

FAQ: Scott Sawyer/Dave Finucane Quartet

June 17, 2015

Who is in the group and what should I know about each of them? Kate McGarry – voice 5 critically acclaimed CDs Grammy nomination for Best Jazz Vocal CD Teaches at the Manhattan School of Music Scott Sawyer – guitar … Continued

A Great Beginning to a Week of Jazz

June 16, 2015

From the first beat of the congas to the final chord of the evening, 360ᵒ Jazz Initiative‘s “Distracted Society” album release concert was an incredible start to a week of performances at the 2015 UNC Summer Jazz Workshop.   At … Continued