Benny Golson

2018 JJA Jazz Awards winners

May 10, 2018

Congratulations are in order to the winners of the 22nd annual Jazz Journalists Association Jazz Awards.   The Jazz Journalists Association (a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the best use of media of all kinds --new and old, online and off-- to tell the story of jazz and develop new jazz audiences) announced the winners of their jazz awards this week, winners included Kurt Elling, Jazzmeia Horn, and NEA Jazz Master Benny Golson.

Stories of Standards: "Along Came Betty"

Apr 13, 2018

Tune in to Jazz with Victor Cooper - weekdays from 6-9 a.m. MT - for Stories of Standards to hear our favorite versions of this song all week long starting Monday, April 16!

Stories of Standards is sponsored by ListenUp - If you love music, you’ll love ListenUp.

Benny Golson Quartet | Apr 3

Apr 1, 2018
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Benny Golson Quartet at Dazzle @ Baur's featuring Benny Golson on tenor sax, Sharp Radway on piano, Ken Walker on bass, and Paul Romaine on drums.

Golson, a multitalented and internationally famous jazz legend, a composer, arranger, lyricist, producer - and tenor saxophonist of world note, was born in Philadelphia, PA on January 25, 1929.

Stories of Standards | "Whisper Not"

May 26, 2017

Tune in to First Take with Lando and Chavis - weekdays from 6 to 9am - for Stories of Standards to hear our favorite versions of this song all week long!

Stories of Standards is sponsored by ListenUp - If you love music, you’ll love ListenUp.

Benny Golson - this week

Apr 18, 2014

On Thursday, April 24 when NEA Jazz Master, saxophonist, and composer Benny Golson appears at the Mount Vernon Country Club. The 85 years young musician has made major contributions to jazz over the years including the compositions, Killer Joe, I Remember Clifford, Along Came Betty, Stablemates, Whisper Not and Blues March.