David Berkman, The Kitano, NYC, 9/24/15

September 12, 2015Event Announcement

“Berkman is a scintillating composer and improviser..” Steve Futterman, Entertainment Weekly Kitano, located at 66 Park Avenue, East 38th St, in New York, New York, proudly presents the David Berkman Trio as part of the Jazz at Kitano series on Thursday, September 24 at 8:00 PM and 10:00 PM. Reservations can be made by visiting … Read More

Abigail Lumsden, Symphony Space, NYC, 10/11/15

September 1, 2015Event Announcement

Abigail Lumsden Presents Imagine Your Heart’s Journeys CD Release Show Sunday, October 11, 7:30 PM Leonard Nimoy Thalia Peter Norton Symphony Space New York City She is at once a seriously accomplished, skilled craftswoman at the piano with flawless technique and amazing powers of concentration and also an extremely funny, witty, and engaging performer. Katie … Read More

Mario Castro on WBGO’s The Checkout TONIGHT!

August 11, 2015Special Announcement

TONIGHT! The Mario Castro Quintet will be featured on The Checkout from WBGO at 6:30 PM! Saxophonist Mario Castro and bassist Tamir Shmerling will be interviewed plus they will be play some cuts from their latest release ‘Estrella De Mar’. You can catch WBGO Jazz 88.3 at www.wbgo.org !

Thinkin Big, Zinc Bar, NYC, 8/6/15

July 10, 2015Event Announcement

THINKIN’ BIG featuring Vocalist Emily Miller Thursday, August 6, 8PM The Zinc Bar, New York City The Zinc Bar, located at 82 West 3rd Street, New York, NY, is proud to present the Thinkin’ Big Band on Thursday, August 6 at 8:00 PM. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door and can … Read More

Kris Adams, Regattabar, Boston MA, 9/17/15

July 10, 2015Event Announcement

“…A superb scatter, Adams precisely navigates thrilling hairpin vocalise amid keen solos…” – Fred Bouchard, Downbeat Magazine Regattabar, located at One Bennett Street, in Cambridge Massachusetts, proudly presents Kris Adams Longing Album Release Celebration, Part II on Thursday, September 17 at 7:30 PM. Tickets at $16.00/$12 for students and can be purchased at http://www.regattabarjazz.com or … Read More

Riverside Jazz, Riverside Park, Easton, PA, 7/19/15

June 25, 2015Event Announcement

Riverside Jazz featuring Co-op Bop, Mike Lorenz Trio & Dan Wilkins Group Saturday, July 19 Riverside Park, Easton PA This July 19th from 3-7pm will mark the opening of a newly organized event, Riverside Jazz located at Riverside park in Easton Pennsylvania. The concert is FREE and will feature three notable Lehigh Valley based jazz … Read More

Ornette Coleman Memorial Concert, 6/23/15

June 20, 2015Event Announcement

THIS TUESDAY, JUNE 23: at Blue Note Jazz Club, NY: “This Is Our Music: An Ornette Coleman Memorial Concert featuring David Liebman, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Bobby Avey, Scott Colley and Nasheet Waits. Two sets, one night. Guaranteed to be killing- hope to see a lot of folks there!

Nepal Relief Concert, Le Poisson Rouge, NYC, 7/19/15

June 19, 2015Event Announcement

Nepal Relief Concert Friends of Jazzmandu Sunday, July 19, 7:00 PM Le Poisson Rouge, New York City New York, NY- Le Poisson Rouge, located at 158 Bleeker Street, New York NY, is proud to present a Nepal Relief Concert featuring some of the most esteemed names in jazz. The concert will begin at 7:00 PM … Read More

Jazz Weekly Review of Carlos Averhoff Jr’s iRESI

June 4, 2015Reviews

by George Harris, Jazz Weekly Tenor saxist Carlos Averhoff Jr. creates a two sax front line with altoist Greg Osby along with Francisco Mela/dr, Aruan Ortiz/p and John Lockwood/b on this album that is filled with rich harmonies and exciting grooves. The teams bops well on soul groovers such as “Over Structure” and the lightly … Read More