[Examiner.com] - –Jimmy Heath “Dance Of The Infidels” by Fats Navarro is why God made jazz in the first place. It's classical straight-ahead jazz, but not typical by any means. Tim Mayer's handling of the sax contributes to the update. A student of playing on tones and
[San Antonio Current] - Even the soundtrack, which uses music by some dead composers, is topnotch: Amadito Valdés played the Tito Puente parts; Michael Mossman did Dizzy Gillespie; Yaroldi Abreu played Chano Pozo; and Jimmy Heath did Ben Webster.
[Jazzcorner] - "I'm very excited about my Wilmington concert," said the legendary saxophonist/composer Jimmy Heath, in a recent telephone interview from his Corona, Queens, New York home. "I have great memories of living there as a teenager, in the early 1940s
[Examiner.com] with an expert panel discussion moderated by author Donald L. Maggin (“Dizzy—The Life and Times of John Birks Gillespie”), syndicated columnist Stanley Crouch, Village Voice columnist/jazz critic Gary Giddins, saxophonist/contemporary Jimmy Heath
[Philadelphia Inquirer] - "Bobby Watson, Jon Faddis, Jimmy Heath," he says, rattling off some of the jazz greats he's worked with during his career. "They made themselves so available to me. They're playing at the top of their fame, but still they'd make time for me and my dumb
[WWAY NewsChannel 3] - It spices up our lives,” jazz musician Jimmy Heath said. “Music is life, and life is music." Those words are certainly true for Heath. He has been performing ever since his father gave him a saxophone for Christmas when he was a little boy.
[Pocono Record] - He has studied, performed and recorded with Wynton Marsalis, Slide Hampton, Jimmy Heath, Ellis Marsalis, Albert "Tootie" Heath, Benny Powell, Jason Moran, Nicholas Payton, Donald Harrison Jr. and Christian Scott. Desmond White is an acoustic and
[NJ.com] - Guitarist Mark Elf, who worked closely with Dizzy Gillespie and Jimmy Heath, will be joined by drummer Winard Harper on Feb. 24 and 25, and Brooks' trio, Hot DOG, (which stands for "hot drums, organ and guitar") will perform on closing night.
[New York Times] Freddy Cole, Jimmy Heath, Pedrito Martínez, Michael Phillip Mossman, Amadito Valdés, Germán Velazco, Yaroldi Abreu and Rolando Luna; produced by Christina Huete, Santi Errando, Martin Pope and Michael Rose; released by GKIDS and Luma Films.
[Cincinnati.com] - For the past two years the school has shown steady improvement and has been taken off the list. Books geared to older readers were delivered to the Jimmy Heath House, a 25-unit permanent supportive housing project for the homeless.