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Stories with person: Dizzy Gillespie
  • Jazz and classical musician Gunther Schuller dies at 89 
    Updated: Jun-21-15 10:05 pm

    NEW YORK - Gunther Schuller, a horn player, educator and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer who was the leading proponent of the Third Stream movement fusing jazz and classical music, died Sunday at age 89.

  • Alton to soon unveil Miles Davis statue 
    Updated: Jun-16-15 4:55 am

    ALTON, Illinois - A bronzed sculpture of jazz trumpeter and band leader Miles Davis will soon be unveiled in the Illinois riverfront town where he was born.