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1:38 am on Monday October 1, 2012

Jack McCray tribute event October 7

Jack Arthur McCray was a man of great vision and is a man whose legacy lives on in the work he brought to life. Jack’s Charleston Jazz family has spent nearly the last year continuing to execute and build upon many of the ideas, projects and...
12:28 pm on Tuesday April 3, 2012

JAC WEEK - SC Hit Parade feat. CJO Chamber Ensemble

THURSDAY, APRIL 12   Memminger Auditorium56 Beaufain St.7-11pm This debut of the Charleston Jazz Orchestra Chamber Ensemble features a special reprised program and adapted arrangements for the evening’s South Carolina Hit Parade. The original South...
8:43 pm on Tuesday November 15, 2011

Remembering Charleston jazz writer Jack McCray (Update: Procession video)

Image by Provided Update November 16: Live 5 News has a nice video report from the jazz procession to remember Jack McCray; watch it here. Update November 15: A remembrance parade is today at 10 a.m. from Ansonborough Field and end at 110 Calhoun...
5:08 am on Thursday November 10, 2011

The Charleston jazz scene loses Jack McCray

Image by Provided Jack Arthur McCray 1948-2011Charleston has lost a jazz legend with the passing of Jack McCray. McCray, who was not only a talented musician, dedicated three decades to examining and preserving the Charleston tradition through the...