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Photos: Newport Jazz Festival 2012

The Newport Jazz Festival 2012 takes over the Fort Adams State Park in Newport RI on August 3-5, 2012.
Fort Adams State Park, Newport RI | August 3-5, 2012
By JEAN HANGARTER  |  August 10, 2012

One night, one jazz trifecta

True, there aren't enough paying gigs for musicians, but the live music is out there — and last Wednesday, I had to scramble to make three promising shows.
Taylor Eigsti, the October Trio, and the BC Quintet
By JON GARELICK  |  July 02, 2010
Taylor Eigsti + Becca Stevens at Scullers

Taylor Eigsti + Becca Stevens at Scullers

The 25-year-old pianist/composer Taylor Eigsti - a beautiful player by any standard - comes to Scullers with the exciting young singer/songwriter Becca Stevens (known in...
By webteam  |  June 16, 2010
Björkestra + Becca Stevens

Björkestra + Becca Stevens

Arranger Travis Sullivan’s mighty Björkestra do it the way the Icelandic chanteuse would if she led a 12-piece jazz ensemble. And Becca Stevens, who’s worth...
By Shaula Clark  |  May 06, 2009

True voices

When I first checked out Travis Sullivan's Björkestra live, it wasn't to see the singer. But live, the Björkestra (at the Regattabar last October) turned my expectations upside down.
Becca Stevens and Laszlo Gardony
By JON GARELICK  |  January 12, 2009

Nights out

Five shows in eight days (not counting an early-music side trip with Jordi Savall’s Hespèrion XXI at Sanders Theatre), so let’s get cracking.
Björkestra, Jarrett, Kelly, and the Cohens
By JON GARELICK  |  November 03, 2008