Danny Simmons Talks Art On Harlem World Radio

danny-simmons1Grab your tea and listen to Danny Simmons, Jr.,. Danny is a abstract expressionist painter, poet and the older brother of Russell Simmons and rapper Joseph Simmons (“Reverend Run” of Run–D.M.C). Continue Reading →

Helen Sung At Smoke Jazz Club In Harlem (video)

Helen-SungPianist Helen Sung, one of the rising stars on the jazz scene, was included by Wynton Marsalis in his list “Who’s Got Next: Jazz Musicians to Watch.” Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Ron Carter At The Carlyle Hotel

Ron Carter

Ron Carter

By Udo Derrick Salters

The legendary Jazz Bassist Ron Carter celebrated a birthday this month. Then after his birthday, gathered with some friends, associates and select media at the Carlyle Hotel to celebrate his new book Ron Carter Finding The Right Notes and announce the beginning of his new Foundation – The Ron Carter Finding The Right Notes Foundation. Continue Reading →