September 18, 2014

Sunday Open Thread: P.O.U Sunday Jazz Brunch

dukeellington_suchsweetthunder

GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.! As you get your Sunday breakfast/brunch on, enjoy the sounds of Duke Ellington and his orchestra performing his jazz suite, Such Sweet Thunder, at the Ravinia Park Festival in Highland Park, IL in 1957, and see if you can … [Read more...]

POU Sunday Jazz Brunch Open Thread: Ladies of the Modern Jazz Sound

It's Sunday, POU Family! I hope everyone had a nice Thanksgiving. Today, I am highlighting some modern female jazz singers. Lizz Wright -My Heart … [Read more...]

Sunday Open Thread: P.O.U. Sunday Jazz Brunch

nancywilson

GOOD MORNING P.O.U.! As you get your Sunday breakfast/brunch on, enjoy the musical stylings of Nancy Wilson, live at Carnegie Hall in 1987:   … [Read more...]

Sunday Open Thread: P.O.U. Sunday Jazz Brunch

bettycarter_hamburg

GOOD MORNING P.O.U.! As you indulge in your Sunday breakfast/brunch, enjoy the sounds of Betty Carter Live at the Hamburg Jazz Festival in 1993: … [Read more...]

Sunday Jazz Brunch Open Thread: Carmen McRae

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Carmen Mercedes McRae (April 8, 1920 – November 10, 1994) was an American jazz singer, composer, pianist, and actress. Considered one of the most influential jazz vocalists of the 20th century, it was her behind-the-beat phrasing and her ironic … [Read more...]

Sunday Open Thread: P.O.U. Sunday Jazz Brunch

oscarpetersonchristmas

GOOD MORNING POU! As you indulge in your Sunday breakfast/brunch, enjoy a few selections from An Oscar Peterson Christmas... … [Read more...]

Sunday Open Thread: P.O.U. Sunday Jazz Brunch

mjq

GOOD MORNING P.O.U.! We hope you're enjoying your weekend! As you partake in your Sunday breakfast/brunch, enjoy the sounds of The Modern Jazz Quartet...   The Modern Jazz Quartet (MJQ) was an influential music group established in 1952 and … [Read more...]