Perception is reality. If people are told, time and time again, that jazz is dead, then they will start to believe it. We, as Milwaukee musicians, have to stop saying “Jazz is dead”
A great post by my friend Mike Pauers on the Milwaukee Jazz blog. Be sure to read the comments for many great reasons why jazz is not dead. My gut tells me this type of conversation is happening in many major metropolitan areas all through out the country.
The full post can be found here.