Live Review:  Schöppingen, Germany

Live Review: Schöppingen, Germany

We had such a lovely time in Schöppingen this past Saturday.  The house was packed, the audience was warm and attentive, and the band was swinging.  Who couldn’t have fun with all that?  We’re grateful for the review below (translated through the magic of...
Jazz Baltica Reviews and Recap

Jazz Baltica Reviews and Recap

I had no idea how wonderful the northern coast of Germany could be.  I wish we could have stayed a few extra days in Timmendorfer Strand. The weather was perfect (until night settled in), the beach was gorgeous, and our hotel was in the middle of it all.  Sometimes,...
Bangen Jazz Review and Recap

Bangen Jazz Review and Recap

I adore playing summer festivals.  There is a different feeling to them.  The audiences are typically much bigger in a festival setting (as opposed to the cozy jazz club thing).  It makes me feel like a bit of a rock star.  I also get the opportunity to meet and hear...
Kristin Korb Plays SOhO

Kristin Korb Plays SOhO

From EdHat Santa Barbara – Mark McDonald Bassist Kristin Korb made her happily anticipated return to SOhO Sunday afternoon sponsored by the Santa Barbara Jazz Society. Backed by her two Danish side men, Magnus Hjorth on piano and Snorre Kirk on drums, she sang...
Ystad Jazz Festival 2014

Ystad Jazz Festival 2014

The Ystad Jazz Festival has been growing since its start five years ago.  I was thrilled to be a part of it this year.  We arrived the day before my concert so we could hear Joshua Redman‘s group.  They were fabulous!!!  It is so inspiring to hear a group that...