East High School tries to set a new tone with jazz

As jazz echoes though the halls of East High School students stop to groove.  They're drawn to the band of seven as the musicians improvise some of the genre's standards.  Their feet tap.  Their hips sway.  Their spirits lift. 

Top 10 jazz artists

Jazz is a music genre that originated in the African-American communities of New Orleans. It originated in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and developed from roots in blues and ragtime. Jazz is seen by many as "America's classical music." Fan website thetoptens.com ranks the top 10 artists of all time.

Preview: Bucks at Jazz

The Utah Jazz always like seeing 'Milwaukee' on the home schedule and look to post their 14th consecutive home victory over the Bucks on Friday.

UW-Madison professor nets highest jazz honor

An 83-year-old music professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison who has played bass with Bruce Springsteen and classical conductor Igor Stravinsky has been awarded the nation's highest honor in jazz.