JAZZ NEWS: Grammy Award-Winning Trumpeter Darren Barrett Releases New Album ‘Town Hall Meeting: 2020’

May 6, 2021Press Reel, Press Releases

Darren Barrett Releases New Album Town Hall Meeting: 2020, Featuring Special Guests: Kurt Rosenwinkel, Walter Smith III & Jacques Schwarz-Bart Released on April 23, 2021 via dB Studios, Grammy Award-winning Trumpeter Darren Barrett and special guests present new compositions composed during the 2020 Pandemic lockdowns  With Santiago Bosch (keyboards), Chad Selph (Keyboards) Ben Bass (Guitar) … Read More

FEATURES: Take Five Celebrates New Releases From Tomoko Omura and Jihye Lee As Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Commences – WBGO

May 2, 2021Press Reel

by Nate Chinen, WBGO “Born in Shizuoka, Japan and based in Brooklyn, NY, violinist Tomoko Omura has earned just acclaim for her command of the jazz tradition on her instrument, going back to Joe Venuti, Stéphane Grappelli and Stuff Smith. But she has also made a conscious and inspiring study of folkloric music from her … Read More