Italian Magazine Argonauta Reviews Mike Casey’s “The Sound of Surprise: Live at the Side Door”

March 16, 2017Reviews

by Roberto Binda, Argonauta Magazine Capita ormai raramente nell’universo del Jazz contemporaneo di sorprendersi e di rimanere insieme completamente spiazzati. I motivi per esserlo in questo disco di Mike Casey sono molteplici, il primo é sicuramente quello di aver recuperato l’antica e ormai purtroppo superata tradizione dei dischi registrati dal vivo in piccoli club e … Read More

Jazz FM 104 MHz Reviews Mark Whitfield’s “Grace”

March 16, 2017Reviews

by Tanya Ivanova, Jazz FM 104 MHz В началото на тази година известният китарист Марк Уитфийлд издаде новия си албум Grace – първата му студийна продукция от 7 години насам и 15-ят албум в дискографията му като лидер. Уитфийлд записва Grace заедно с двамата си синове – Дейвис и Марк, и така превръща диска в … Read More

Russian Jazz Quad Reviews Matt Holman’s “The Tenth Muse”

March 16, 2017Reviews

by Leonid Auskern, Jazz Quad Это начинает казаться тенденцией. Уже второй раз в этом году я встречаюсь с альбомом, где толчком для создания музыки послужили литературные тексты, причем восходящие к седой старине. В январе это был альбом Дэйва Солджера The Eighth Hour of Amduat, основанный на древнеегипетских текстах, а сейчас трубач из Нью-Йорка Мэтт Холмэн … Read More

The Jazz Writer Reviews Scott Tixier’s “Cosmic Adventure”

March 14, 2017Reviews

by Woodrow Wilkins, The Jazz Writer It’s not often that the world of jazz welcomes a violinist. Although many have played the instrument in this genre, it still seems a rare event, relative to artists who play saxophone, trumpet, guitar, piano, drums or trombone. A few names that stand out over history are Stepane Grappelli, … Read More

Respected Baritone Saxophonist B.J. Jansen Emerges with his Tenth Project “Common Ground”, due out 6/23/17

March 14, 2017Uncategorized

Respected Baritone Saxophonist B.J. Jansen Emerges with his Tenth Project “Common Ground” due out June 23, 2017 Featuring: Delfeayo Marsalis, Duane Eubanks, Ralph Peterson, Dezron Douglas & Zaccai Curtis Innovative baritone saxophonist B.J. Jansen is proud to announce the June 23rd release of “Common Ground”, his tenth project as a leader. To mark this momentous occasion, … Read More

Latin Jazz Network Reviews Lupa Santiago’s “Ubuntu”

March 11, 2017Reviews

by Raul da Gama, Latin Jazz Network This celebration of the universality of relationships Ubuntu is, fittingly, brimful with vibrant music, not just from guitarist and leader, Lupa Santiago, and from guest trombonist Ed Neumeister, but also contains one gorgeous piece contributed by the extraordinary Brasilian pianist, Leandro Cabral. The music is all of a … Read More