Montreal jazz icon Vic Vogel misses one

The great Montreal bandleader Vic Vogel calls in sick for his farewell gig. Paul Wells looks back on a legendary career.
Coleman And Cherry

What we forget about Ornette Coleman

A certain place, and a certain moment, helped create Ornette Coleman. Jazz musicians, and fans, should remember that.
Laila Biali (Photograph by Emma McIntyre)

Laila Biali gets personal

Pianist, singer and songwriter Laila Biali on life, death and starting over
Canadian jazz singer and pianist Diana Krall performs in Warsaw

The Interview: Diana Krall

Jazz singer and pianist Diana Krall on touring with her kids, paying to see Oscar Peterson and her late father’s legacy
Great Performances: “Cheek to Cheek”

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett aim for a jazz revival

Can a new ally and a new genre end Lady Gaga’s slump?
Love Supreme Jazz Festival 2013 – Day 3

Branford Marsalis times two

Paul Wells interviews the jazz and classical saxophonist about his two musical worlds
Keith Jarrett

Keith Jarrett, happy

Paul Wells catches the great pianist on a good night
Steppin’ out with Tony

Steppin’ out with Tony Bennett

Tony Bennett, 85, sings with Amy Winehouse and Lady Gaga on his new CD, and has taken up sculpting. Try to keep up.
Big band sound with an Indie feel

Big band sound with an Indie feel

Vancouver-born Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society is turning heads in the jazz world