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Charleston Jazz Orchestra

March 2017
Ranky Tanky aims to share its contemporary expression of Gullah music ’round the globe

January 2017
Jazz musician Robert Lewis discusses his career as a performer, composer, and educator 

May 2016
Not sure how to choose among all the Spoleto 2016 offerings? Here, leaders of area arts organizations, plus a couple of...

August 2015
To commemorate Charleston’s 40th anniversary, we honor 40 influential people and groups whose vision, passion, focus,...

January 2015
40 Ideas to Better Yourself—and Your City—in 2015

January 2015
Songstress Leah Suárez, executive director of Jazz Artists of Charleston, begins a big year

May 2013
Meet Scott Watson, the new leader of the Office of Cultural Affairs, and learn what the regime change means for banking...

January 2013
From the Lowcountry’s Pour House to Tokyo’s Orchard Hall, Wando High and College of Charleston grad Cameron Handel is...

December 2012
At The Mezz, the focus is on the music

November 2011

November 2011
Ready to dive into that Thanksgiving-to-New Year’s merrymaking marathon? You will be after conductor and artistic...

From big band and Latin to bop and contemporary, the local jazz scene blows hot and cool with shimmering sound and fury

November 2010
Playing upon natural rhythm and a lifelong passion for music, Charleston Jazz Orchestra artistic director Charlton...

April 2009
Charleston Jazz Orchestra pays tribute to an American legend