This is a cross posting to my other blog for my all-woman big band, Shannon Gunn and the Bullettes. The Bullettes are busy this month! We hope you can join us this coming Sunday, September 20th, to kick off the Castleton in Performance series at the Castleton Theatre! This is a very prestigious event […]
Here is the presentation I’m making tomorrow for my Apps for Jazzers presentation at the National Jazz Workshop at Shenandoah University. Please comment with your favorite apps below!
Website: http://jazzandfreedom.com, http://capitalbop.com News: Jazz and Freedom Festival Produced by: CapitalBop and JTTB Records Cost: $20 suggested donation, portion of the proceeds benefit EmpowerDC 411 New York Ave NE Where: Union Arts 4 pm – 12 am When: Sunday, January 18th, 2015 Groups: Guest Panel of Speakers including Rusty Hassan and Fred Foss […]
The Jazz and Freedom Octet is an ensemble created to promote peace and social justice by performing music that inspires freedom. The Jazz and Freedom Octet comprises of Jessica Boykin-Settles on vocals, Grant Langford on tenor sax, Donvonte McCoy on trumpet, Shannon Gunn on trombone, Sam Prather on piano, Karine Chapdelaine-Walker on bass, and Savannah G. Harris […]
Last Tuesday, I got to run up to New York for a bit to take a professional development course on teaching economics. I’m always at a loss of how to make econ easier, so it was a great way to get some new ideas that are actually fun and informative. I hate lecture! Looking forward to […]
Hi everyone! Here is my presentation on “Apps for Jazzers” at the National Jazz Workshop in Winchester, Virginia. This presentation is interactive, so feel free to double click on the sandy part and add your ideas!!! You can access the presentation in many ways: 1. PDF – click here 2. Image – click here 3. […]
Hi everyone! I’m really excited to get the opportunity to give a tribute to one of my favorite trombone players, Carl Fontana and to specifically highlight his work with Al Cohn from “The Great Fontana” album. I am super privileged to be joined by Leigh Pilzer this Sunday night at the DC Jazz Loft performance […]
Hi everyone! I’m super excited to be working on a new secret project that I will be releasing on November 25th. I hope you all will join me and check out this site on that date. T’will be fun!
For Immediate Release September 29, 2013 Contact: Shannon Gunn Website: http://jazztothebone.com News: Wayne Shorter/Curtis Fuller Tribute Concert Produced by: Bertrand Uberall’s Washington/Baltimore Wayne Shorter 80th Birthday Celebration When: Thursday, October 10th, 2013 8:00 PM and 10:00 PM Sets Where: Twins Jazz, 1344 U St. NW, Washington, DC, 20009 Cost: $10 cover, $10 minimum Group: Shannon Gunn […]