January 2024

On the Cover: Roy Hargrove Big Band ARTICLES/REVIEWS Jersey Jazz LIVE! Daryl Sherman and Jay Leonhart; North Carolina Jazz Festival;

Rising Star: Kellin Hanas

As a four-year-old, growing up in Wheaton, IL, Kellin Hanas was a fan of the TV show, The Wiggles. “There

December 2023

On the Cover: Count Basie Orchestra’s Scotty Barnhart ARTICLES/REVIEWS Jersey Jazz LIVE! The Royal Bopsters; Jazz at Birdland: Lucy Wijnands;

Rising Star: Tyreek McDole

In 2018, Tyreek McDole, a student at the Osceola County School for the Arts in Kissimmee, FL, was playing classical