What is your first musical memory? Growing up in Miami, I remember being at school outside in the play ground and hearing this amazing music drift through the air. I walked towards the sound, which was coming from a limo parked under a tree in the shade, and heard “Sitting on the Dock of the [...]
M.Spear Jazz up the holidays. A must have for contemporary jazz lovers who are looking for a holiday album. Great arrangements, stellar performances, and a nice mix of instrumentals and vocals. Thumbs up!!! Olive It's gonna be my favorite Christmas album. So beautiful! Feel like being in Paradise.
Behind the scenes on the photoshoot for "A Joyful Noise". Terry Wollman's first ever Christmas CD.
Here it is "A Joyful Noise". Read the review of the full album from Smooth Jazz Now.
I wanted to share this interview that was just released in Taylor Guitar's Wood & Steel Magazine. Page 26-27 (pdf page 14). They wanted to talk about the process of writing/recording my "Buddha's Ear" album and had some pretty interesting questions. I thought you might enjoy some easy summer reading. Best wishes, Terry [su_document url="http://www.taylorguitars.com/sites/default/files/Taylor_W%26S_Summer2012.pdf" width="1100" height="700" class="taylor"] [...]
THE JAZZMATICS are Terry Wollman on guitar, Melanie Taylor and Leslie Smith on vocals, Lee Thornburg on trumpet, Tom Evans on sax, Nick Lane on trombone, Greg Manning on keyboards, JV Collier on bass, Ricky Lawson on drums, and Luis Conte on percussion. THE JAZZMATICS are paying homage to the greatest jazz and R&B music of our generation. Putting their jazzy twist on the music of Stevie Wonder, Alicia Keys, Chuck Mangione, Luther Vandross, Grover Washington Jr, [...]
“Mandela” has 536 spins on 32 contributing stations for Smooth Jazz Top 20 Countdown; taking the top position from George Benson. This past Saturday Terry sat in with DW3, the house band at Spaghettini, and Q was mixing up a storm! The band sounded great... and having Ricky Lawson on drums didn't hurt! Ricky will be joining [...]
Please tune it tomorrow, Thursday afternoon, at 3:30pm (west coast time) to KSBR 88.5 FM. I will be doing a live interview/unplugged performance on "The Blake Aaron Show". It will also be simulcast live on the internet for those of my friends located around the country and world. We will be playing some songs from [...]
Jan 24, 2012 | This week's charts... TOP 10, four consecutive weeks! Billboard Smooth Jazz chart: 8 – 6* Mediabase Smooth A/C chart: 5 - 4* Smooth Jazz Top 20 chart: #4 (524 spins) SmoothJazz.com chart: 22 – 22* SmoothIndieStar.com chart: 7 – 7* Groove Jazz Music chart: 9 – 10* Jazz Week Smooth Jazz singles chart:9 – 5* Jazz Week Smooth [...]
Thank you to my family, friends, fans, and everyone in radio for your support in getting "Buddha's Ear" on Billboard's Top 10 and Smooth Jazz Top 20. I'm looking forward to seeing you all at our upcoming performances. I'm already in the studio working on the new album and excited to share a great year [...]