Los Angeles Jazz Institute

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2013

    Real to Reel Celebrates Jazz Music and Film

    This weekend's Jazz: Real to Reel, taking place at Long Beach's Art Theatre, will celebrate jazz's influence in cinema and music through a variety of screenings, music and other activities. The event will also honor Johnny Mandel and Jack Sheldon with lifetime achievement "jazz beret" awards for the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2009

    Marathon Party to Aid LA Jazz Institute Leaving CSULB

    ‚Äč By Jack GrimshawThe names Cannonball, Coltrane and Art Pepper do it for you? Always wanted to see the Bill Holman Band, the Steve Hufstetter Big Band, the Carl Sanders Be Bop Band, the Gerry Gibbs Quartet and Frank Capp--on the same bill?   You up for 12 straight hours of straight-ahead liv ... More >>

  • Features

    October 17, 2002

    Satin Dolls

    Growing up during the last days of the West Coast jazz scene