Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022



Grammy-nominated jazz pianist Monty Alexander to play in Mumbai today

November 26, 2022 3:36 pm

Jamaican jazz pianist Monty Alexander, on his new album, a chance conversation with sitar maestro Pt Ravi Shankar about John Coltrane and his upcoming performance at the NCPA Jazz Festival in Mumbai

Mumbai band Bombay Brass on their love of baraats, blending the city’s cosy jazz with a bunch of influences and providing a background score in a Mira Nair miniseries

October 27, 2022 12:29 pm

From OP Nayyar classics to Badshah chartbusters, inspiration comes to the 11-member band from eclectic quarters

Maati review: Gifted jazz pianist Ron Cha's expansive new album leaves an impression

July 02, 2022 9:59 pm

Maati album review: Ron Cha's latest is an engaging effort and a compelling tribute to Assam.

The Jazz Weekender in Delhi wants to introduce people to the latest in jazz

April 30, 2022 7:03 pm

The organisers are planning to host summer and winter editions of the festival at different venues across the country

From jazz to Indian classical, how music plays a key part at the Rashtrapati Bhavan

September 04, 2021 10:41 pm

The repertoire of music played on ceremonial occasions at the Rashtrapati Bhavan has a rich history

Louiz Banks a source of inspiration to aspiring musicians: Zakir Hussain on jazz legend

February 11, 2021 7:25 pm

Written by Ashis Ghatak, the Rupa Publications' book released Thursday to coincide with Banks' birthday.

Everyone should try dance irrespective of their age: Broadway Dance Center choreographer Ravi Rastogi

May 06, 2019 4:33 pm

Happy about the growing awareness of "different styles of dance", the 34-year-old concurs that reality dance shows have added to the dance culture in India.

Body and Soul

November 25, 2018 12:25 am

Come December, Chandigarh will welcome music lovers to the celebration of jazz, where music fans will lend an ear to aficionados of the genre in its purest form.

Rhys Sebastian, one of India’s leading saxophonists, on his upcoming album and why jazz really moves him

February 19, 2016 12:20 am

Sebastian has experimented with a variety of genres on his first album, Rhywind, which is to be released in April this year.

New kind of cool

June 13, 2015 12:25 am

Ornette Coleman, saxophonist extraordinaire, revolutionised the shape of jazz to come