Category music

Claudia Burson Trio–PEACE

Claudia Burson, The first lady of NW Arkansas jazz has released her newest album–PEACE. This excellent collection is both introspective and spicy–just right for those post-holiday winter blues. Hot tracks include: Moten Swing and Stella By Starlight. http://www.cbursontrio.com/ Click on the ‘Albums’ link to download complimentary tracks from their holiday CD–JOY. Ben Harris is the guest […]

Happy Thanksgiving

Before I get immersed in a tidal wave of Christmas music and rehearsals, I want to wish you a very happy and filling Thanksgiving. Safe journey if you are traveling.

Fayetteville Roots Festival

For those of you interested in folk music and locally source foods, the Fayetteville Roots Festival is for you. Starting 8/28 though 9/1 The festival has stages all across the NW Arkansas area including a special day Aug. 30th of roots music in the galleries at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Enjoy!

Busy Day

I’ve spent a busy day setting up some fall gigs, practicing organ and setting up details for a weekend getaway. All I can say is if you want to be a musician, be sure you don’t care for weekends, don’t mind early mornings and late nights, like to travel and like to work really hard […]