Tag Archive for Dee Alexander

One o’clock jump

The fifth annual Hyde Park Jazz Festival showcased twenty hours of music at thirteen locations and drew over 150 professional jazz musicians from around the world. Twelve hours after the first horns had been blown, however, the festival shifted focus away from the virtuosos and onto the audience itself.

Jazz at the Rock

“Dee Alexander is one of the most exciting performers I have ever seen…She’s a true genius and a true musical diva,” announced Richard Steele, host of “Eight Forty-Eight” on Chicago Public Radio. And so began the Saturday evening portion of…