Author: Joe Jackson

Summer Fun 2018!!

Plenty of public performances coming up in Summer/Fall 2018!  Appearances with Chaise Lounge, Brian Simms’ Junkyard Saints, Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra, Art Sherrod Jr., Annual Galas at Strathmore and Ford’s Theatre, and the 5-week Pre-Broadway run of “Ain’t Too Proud – the Life and Times of the Temptations” at Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theatre. See the full […]

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The Legato Trombone

The legato tonguing style is one of the hardest and most important things we learn on the trombone. From the exquisite sounds of jazz ballads softly played by Tommy Dorsey or Bill Watrous, or a lush Jay Friedman performance of Tuba Mirum, the trombone is inherently an instrument capable of the most lyrical and sublime sounds. In the modern classical setting, […]

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