The final Art of Jazz concert for 2018 featured the Bill Anschell Standards Trio at The Seattle Art Museum. The trio is well know for its original approach to well-known standard repertoire and songs by Cole Porter, Jimmy Van Heusen, Antonio Carlos Jobim and others. The trio has recorded a CD "Shifting Standards," and Bill has been featured on over a dozen albums as soloist, co-leader, sideman and leader. This trio often plays at Tula's in Seattle. Their next appearance at Tula’s will take place on Sunday, Dec. 30.
The Art of Jazz series is coordinated by John Gilbreath of Earshot Jazz and presented by The Seattle Art Museum with support from KNKX on the second Thursday of each month from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The concerts are all free admission and open to the public Next in the series will be saxophonist Kate Olson's Quartet on Jan. 10, and singer Kendra Shank on Feb. 14.
Jazz Northwest is recorded and produced by host Jim Wilke for KNKX. Previously broadcast shows are available for streaming at jazznw.org. Listeners may also subscribe to the weekly podcast of Jazz Northwest.