April is Jazz Appreciation Month. There are many ways to celebrate this original American music. The Smithsonian Institution offers a guide “How to Celebrate Jazz Appreciation Month, Learn how to take part in JAM (PDF).” You can also order for free the official JAM poster for 2009 or download here.
The Chill Vibe Experience offers up some straight-ahead jazz in this version of The Hot 6 as part of Jazz Appreciation Month, enjoy and as always take is easy and support local music wherever you are.
1. Unknown Artist – mrager2005.
2. Randy Simon Jazz Project – Reach_For_It.
4. Jaleel Shaw – Flipside.
5. Organics – Give Up The Cake.
6. THE BYARD LANCASTER UNIT – WAR WORLD.