I'm also told that you can find my music on Spotify. Although I haven't actually done this. If you are a Spotify user, feel free to try it here: [ Danny Kolke Trio on Spotify ]
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Had a wonderful time at Centrum this summer and just wanted to share my pictures. I’ll have to come back later and tag these. Centrum is great! You should go if you get the opportunity.
By KPLU • APR 28, 2016 http://knkx.org/post/saxophonist-walter-blanding-future-jazz-head-all-stars (Jazz heads featuring original arrangements by Danny) PARKER MILES BLOHM / KPLU Listen Listening…28:33 Future Jazz Head All-Stars | School Of Jazz Tenor saxophonist Walter Blanding has been a member of the Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra (directed by Wynton Marsalis) since 1998. One of the things that got him there was a great jazz education. Walter attended […]
Walter Blanding and I spent a week together on tour visiting 100’s of students across the Pacific Northwest. I managed to grab this gem of a talk answering the question, “why is it important to play music?” Click here to watch on youtube…
A very big part of our family's life from 2009 to 2016 was Boxleys, which we were proud to make the claim of being the "Best Jazz Club in North Bend Washington". In a small mountain town of about five-thousand residents that was a fairly easy claim to back up. But Boxleys became known around the world, becoming ranked as one of the best Jazz clubs in the world according to Downbeat Magazine. Boxleys was an amazing and almost magical place. Here is the story of how it happened.
The best Jazz club in North Bend Washington... "One of the best Jazz clubs in the world!" - Downbeat Magazine 2011 -2016
I'll keep updating these pages to finish telling the story. More coming soon including: lot's more pictures, some recipes, the most amazing shows, community events and student programming, the festivals, the nonprofit, the closing and the future... stand by.