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Jazz concert to raise money for Camp Lighthouse

06 Jun 2017

Teddy Adams knows a worthwhile cause when he sees one, and the Jazz Benefit Concert for Camp Lighthouse set for June 11 at Mickve Israel is one of them.

 

Top picks: Food truck fun and more with Do Savannah on 'The Bridge'

31 May 2017

Do editor Heather Henley joins Kim Gusby and Renee LaSalle on WSAV's "The Bridge" to preview the best the weekend has to offer. 

 

Review: Savannah Music Fest's Swing Central Jazz Finale proves future is in good hands

03 Apr 2017

The Swing Central Jazz Finale has become a highlight of the Savannah Music Festival. This year was no exception. The young bloods and the old bloods came to play.

 

Frank Callen Boys & Girls Clubs host jazz dinner to fund community programs

14 Jun 2016

Food and jazz make a great combination, and there will be plenty of both June 17 at the Great Futures Celebration Jazz Dinner at The Westin Savannah Harbor. 

 

Savannah Jazz Orchestra to present annual tribute to Duke Ellington

18 Apr 2016

April is National Jazz Month, and in what has become an annual tradition, the Coastal Jazz Association will present its 30th annual “Rite of Swing” Tribute to Duke Ellington on April 24.

 

Review: Don Cheadle stylishly evokes jazz legend in 'Miles Ahead'

01 Apr 2016

“Miles Ahead,” an ambitious, experimental biopic about jazz legend Miles Davis, actually states its mission twice over the course of the movie.

 

Savannah Music Fest: The Hot Sardines bring vibrant jazz and a tap dancer, too

23 Mar 2016

The jazz music of The Hot Sardines has its roots in the Prohibition era, but brings you into the mid-20th century. 

 

Joe Alterman Trio brings jazz to Armstrong Piano in the Arts series

13 Jan 2016

Travel to the past with pianist Joe Alterman and his trio as they perform American jazz standards and originals at Armstrong State University’s Fine Arts Auditorium on Jan. 21.

 

Drummer John ‘Lil John’ Lumpkin to headline Sunday Jazz in June concert

15 Jun 2015

​According to family legend, John “Lil John” Lumpkin discovered music at a very young age.

 

Athens-based Cicada Rhythm brings jazzy folk to Sentient Bean

09 Jun 2015

The drive from Athens to Savannah typically takes about four hours, which may not seem like a lot to some people, but when you’re a musical duo traveling to more than 100 shows a year, Athens and Savannah can seem a million miles apart.

 

Do's top 10 list: Earth Day the Savannah way

16 Apr 2015

Another Savannah weekend brings another flurry of festivals and fun! 

 

Unplugged: Wright Square jazz concert remembers Ben Tucker

14 Apr 2015

​It’s hard to believe Ben Tucker passed away almost two years ago.

 

Party with John Berendt at the Jepson

25 Feb 2015

What could be more “Savannah” than hanging out with “Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil” author John Berendt and enjoying a night of Johnny Mercer tunes at the Jepson Center for the Arts?

 

Harry Connick Jr. back in Savannah

28 Jan 2015

Harry Connick Jr. has done it all — pianist, vocalist, composer, band leader, actor and philanthropist — and he’s returning to Savannah on Feb 5.

 

Jepson exhibit explores jazz, blues influence on art

28 Jan 2015

There are arguably no purer or more unabashedly American forms of musical expression than the blues and jazz.

 

Do Savannah's top 10 list: Get ready to ring in 2015

24 Dec 2014

If you're looking for events to bridge the gap from Christmas to New Year's Day, Do Savannah is here to help with our top picks!

 

Harry Connick Jr. coming to Savannah in February

18 Nov 2014

Grammy-winning "American Idol" judge Harry Connick Jr. will perform in Savannah in early 2015.

 

Review: Blood on the jazz drums in ‘Whiplash’

10 Oct 2014

If you’ve ever sat in a jazz club or concert and thought the band was just riffing the night away with nary a care in the world, “Whiplash” should whip that feeling out of you faster than a really up-tempo drum solo.

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