Chicago jazz drummer Dave Tough died young, only barely outliving the big-band era, but his influence lives on.
“I’ve been on this journey to be able to present within the jazz community. . . . To be a union of creative beauty.”
Jazz Showcase founder Joe Segal was set in his ways, but his ways are worth saving.
Previously unissued radio broadcasts join a selection of studio tracks in asserting trumpeter Howard McGhee’s important role in the development of bebop.
Corbett vs. Dempsey unleash rare Chicago bebop from 1949.
Jazz greats Von Freeman and Barry Harris play a free concert in La Follette Park on Friday.