TOUR: Orrin Evans On Tour This October: San Jose, SF, Portland, Seattle and Denver!

September 25, 2019Event Announcement, Press Releases

Revered Pianist Orrin Evans Continues Touring Schedule with Appearances in San Jose, SF, Seattle, Portland and Denver Featuring Luques Curtis and Jeff “Tain” Watts Following a relentless summer touring schedule which included many performances with The Bad Plus, two residencies with Evans’ raucous, hard-driving Captain Black Big Band and a series of collaborations with some … Read More

OUT NOW: Drummer, Educator and Jazz Advocate Vince Ector Celebrates New Release ‘Theme for Ms. P’

September 24, 2019New Release, Press Releases

With Organatomy Trio+ Featuring Vince Ector (drums), Bruce Williams (alto & soprano saxophone), Pat Bianchi (organ) plus Special Guest, Paul Bollenback (guitar)   The fourth release from acclaimed drummer Vince Ector, Theme For Ms. P introduces fans to the bandleader’s Organatomy Trio, which features Bruce Williams on saxophones, Pat Bianchi – known for his work … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Bandleader/Composer Jonah Francese to Release New Album with Thinkin’ Big Big Band – ‘Reclamation, out 10/03/2019

September 17, 2019New Release, Press Releases

Thinkin’ Big: Kristen Dye (flute), Clay Lyons (alto sax), Mark Zaleski (alto & soprano sax), Jonathan Bean & Paul Melhus (tenor sax), Austin Yancey (baritone sax), Kai Sandoval, Danny Fratina, Jenn Zevos, Jesse Francese & Taylor Kelly (trumpet), Quinn Carson, Eric Stilwell, Myrish Spell & Rob Krahn (trombone), Caio Afiune & Marc Malsegna (guitar), David … Read More

NEWS: GRAMMY Winner Catherine Russell Continues Her Tour

September 13, 2019Event Announcement, Press Releases

GRAMMY® Winning Powerhouse Vocalist Catherine Russell Continues Her International Tour Celebrating her Critically Acclaimed Release Alone Together World renowned vocalist Catherine Russell recently re-entered the Billboard chart for traditional jazz album for the second time after the release of her critically acclaimed album Alone Together on March 1st via Dot Time Records.  After sitting atop … Read More

Saint Petersburg Music Label Rainy Days Records Strives to Showcase Russian Jazz Musicians to the United States and Beyond

September 4, 2019Press Releases

Saint Petersburg Music Label Rainy Days Records Strives to Showcase Russian Jazz Musicians to the United States and Beyond Rainy Days Records is a Saint Petersburg-based record label that is changing the global perception of modern Russian music in the global music landscape.   Founded in 2018, the label has released eight albums that demonstrate … Read More

OUT TODAY! Oran Etkin’s Timbalooloo Releases ‘Finding Friends Far from Home: A Journey With Clara Net’

August 30, 2019New Release, Press Releases

Oran Etkin, an internationally acclaimed jazz clarinetist and composer and founder of the Timbalooloo method of introducing young children to music, is proud to release Finding Friends Far from Home: A Journey with Clara Net. Recorded and filmed on location in Zimbabwe, Turkey, Czech Republic and China with veritable masters of each country’s traditional music, Finding Friends … Read More

OUT TODAY! Wallace Roney Leads an Inspiring Group of Contemporary Jazz Trailblazers on ‘Blue Dawn-Blue Nights’

August 30, 2019New Release, Press Releases

HighNote Records is proud to release Blue Dawn – Blue Nights, the new album from stalwart jazz trumpet artist/ bandleader  Wallace Roney. On his twenty-second recording as a leader, the Philadelphia-born musician is thrilled to be leading his band with the next generation jazz innovators: saxophonist Emilio Modeste, pianist Oscar Williams II, bassist Paul Cuffari, and his fifteen year old nephew, drummer Kojo Odu Roney. On Blue … Read More