Keeping Up with Jason Moran
It’s hard to keep pace with the hard-charging Jason Moran. The MacArthur Fellow and now Artistic Director of Jazz at the Kennedy Center has become an inveterate shuttle commuter. Yet Moran is hardly confining his touring to the Northeast corridor: he helped launch SFJazz on its maiden voyage, will join Dave Holland in a quartet at SFJazz next month, and recently combed the southwest with the Bandwagon. Catch up with him in this JazzTimes profile, before he’s off to his next challenge — and ours.