Jazz Quad Reviews Both of Meg Okura’s Upcoming Releases “NPO Trio: Live at The Stone” & “IMA IMA”

February 13, 2018Features, Reviews

Leonid Auskern, Jazz Quad Название трио, сыгравшего эту программу в нью-йоркском клубе «Стоун» в апреле 2016 года, – это первые буквы фамилий его участников – живущей в Нью-Йорке японской скрипачки Мег Окура, ее супруга, американского сопрано-саксофониста Сэма Ньюсома и французского пианиста Жана-Мишеля Пилца. Все трое – музыканты-универсалы высочайшего класса, которые могут исполнять музыку любой стилистики, … Read More

All About Jazz Features 3 of LLP’s Female Vocalists: Kristina Koller, Kathy Kosins & Kelly Green

February 11, 2018Features, Reviews

 C. Michael Bailey, All About Jazz   Youthful enthusiasm characterizes New York state-native Kristina Koller‘s debut recording Perception. The specs for this auspicious debut include an even dozen selections: eight standards and four originals. This far, Perception begins like a legion of well-intentioned releases by young artists. But, Koller’s offering takes a hard turn from the conventional wisdom in … Read More

Spanish Harlem Orchestra Announce the Release of “Anniversary”

February 9, 2018Special Announcement

GRAMMY® Award Winning Spanish Harlem Orchestra Celebrates 15 Years with New Studio Album Anniversary, Due out April 16, 2018 on ArtistShare. In celebration of their 15-year anniversary, 2x GRAMMY® Award winning Spanish Harlem Orchestra is proud to announce the release of their aptly titled sixth album Anniversary due out on April 16th on ArtistShare. On … Read More

Visionary Violinist and Composer Meg Okura To Release Two Albums this Spring: “NPO Trio Live at The Stone” and “IMA IMA”

February 5, 2018Special Announcement

   Visionary Violinist and Composer Meg Okura To Release Two Albums this Spring: NPO Trio Live at The Stone and IMA IMA “…breathtaking…shivers of emotion down the spine…flawless technique… Okura has established herself as a complete musician and a major one.” – Raul da Gama, All About Jazz New York, New York — Established violinist and composer Meg Okura ushers … Read More