- Blanchard named visiting scholar at Berklee Updated: May-19-15 4:04 pm
NEW ORLEANS - New Orleans-born and based jazz trumpeter Terence Blanchard has been named a visiting scholar in the Berklee College of Music's jazz composition department.
- 'Hunger Games' composer will lead Miami music institute Updated: May-11-15 4:19 am
CORAL GABLES, Florida - The composer for "The Hunger Games" movie series as well as the films "Maleficent" and "The Dark Knight" has been named artistic director of the Henry Mancini Institute at the University of Miami.
- New Orleans wraps up Jazz Fest with raucous performances Updated: May-03-15 9:28 pm
NEW ORLEANS - Raucous performances by New Orleans hometown hero Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews, rocker Lenny Kravitz and rising country star Kacey Musgraves closed out the 2015 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival on Sunday.