Ian Trewhella’s first solo was an ambush

OSLO, NORWAY — Ian Trewhella learned how to play a saxophone solo the hard way: He was ambushed.  Ian was 14 years old and playing second tenor saxophone in a big band. His teacher, Sid Warren, was playing first saxophone. “It was very sneaky what Sid did, to be honest,” Ian told me. “He told…

My 30 favorite jazz photos – a video tour

I have been filming, photographing, and interviewing jazz musicians since 2016. Over that time, I have been privileged to meet: More than 50 musicians In 17 cities In 11 countries On five continents Here is a video presentation of just 30 photos out of more than 3,000 photos I’ve taken. These are my favorites. #jazz…