The Symphonic Jazz Orchestra has been working hard these past few weeks to transition its “Music in the Schools” residencies to online platforms. We are happy to report that [...]
WHAT IS Symphonic Jazz?
Have you ever heard Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue? If not, take a listen.
If so, then you’ve heard Symphonic Jazz. Coined by the American band leader Paul Whiteman in the early 1920s, Symphonic Jazz is an innovative hybrid form of music blending the worlds of jazz and classical music.