September 29th, 2014
Grammy Award winning jazz musician Kurt Elling will perform at Hartford's Infinity Music Hall on Wednesday, Oct. 1. The 46-year-old vocalist is a Chicago, Ill., native and is now living in New York with his family. To date, Elling has released 10 albums under two different record labels: Blue Note and...
May 29th, 2014
When Kurt was in Sofia, Bulgaria to perform with the Bulgarian National Radio Big Band on May 28th, he also sat down with Jazz FM's afternoon host, Tanya Ivanova, for a short interview. "I do feel like I'm trying at least to help the jazz history move into...
May 10th, 2014
To cap off a stellar jazz season celebrating the 90th birthdays of Sarah Vaughan and Dinah Washington, the organizers at Koerner Hall managed to bring together two top male vocalists who excel at the top of their game. The vocalists are fellow Canadian superstar Denzal Sinclaire and beloved American superstar...
September 17th, 2014
Grammy Award-winning jazz vocalist Kurt Elling, acclaimed contemporary dance company Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and legendary improvisational comedy enterprise The Second City are among the performers at the Chicago's inaugural Fifth Star Awards on Wednesday, September 17 at 7:00 pm. Presented by the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events...
July 11th, 2014
At the start of this year's North Sea Jazz Festival, the Edison Foundation announced that Kurt Elling is the 2014 winner of the prestigious Edison Jazz Oeuvreprijs, the Edison's Lifetime Achievement Award for Jazz! The Edison is the Dutch equivalent of the Grammy, the German ECHO, and the UK...