Improvisational Jazz In The We-Space

Tune into The We-Space Summit on Tuesday October 10, 2017 www.thewespacesummit.com In this Facilitation* panel discussion we are joined by Jazz Musicians and Professors Ed Sarath, Bobby Ricketts, Anthony Branker, Alex Rodriguez and their host…

The We-Space Summit

A 5-day Global Online Journey The We-Space Summit has been conceived to create conditions for the beginning of future work, research and practice into this burgeoning field by showcasing the work of over 150 pioneers…

Maria Schneider: Protecting the Power of Music

Via JazzTimes:At the 2017 Jazz Connect Conference, held in New York in January and organized by JazzTimes and the Jazz Forward Coalition, the acclaimed composer and bandleader Maria Schneider delivered a keynote address that brought…

U.S. Arts Envoy Empowers …

"United States Arts Envoy Bobby Ricketts Empowers Cameroon Musicians" Source: U.S. Embassy Yaounde | U.S. Embassy Yaounde Facebook American jazz musician Bobby Ricketts spent one week in Yaounde, Cameroon from June 28 through July 4,…

The Dar Jazz Event: A Platform for Transformation

“The jazz festival format is the perfect platform for interaction between foreign and local musicians, for cultivating a music industry infrastructure, for creating quality cultural experiences, and for educating and developing young talent. A music…

w/ Amb. Gifford on TV2

U.S. Ambassador to the Kingdom of Denmark Rufus Gifford and U.S. State Dept. Arts Envoy Bobby Ricketts talk about jazz, cultural diplomacy, and the Jazz Ambassadors Tribute 2015 campaign: Read More