Looking for some artful, jazz-historic fun on the holidays? Then treat yourself to a blast of the high American art form of big-band jazz, as the thumpin’, honkin’ surgin’ and ballistic Kim Richmond Concert Jazz Orchestra performs next Monday night. It all happens at the aptly named (at least for the evening) Typhoon Restaurant. The ...
There’s a resurgence of big-band jazz and that’s a good thing. We enjoyed two recent forays into the reemergence of this distinctly American art form. On Saturday June 1, Grammy-nominated Kim Richmond Concert Jazz Orchestra blasted the rafters off Upstairs at Vitello’s, the chic second-floor jazz outlet in Studio City. The occasion was the celebration ...