Multifaceted Artist Rachel Eckroth Celebrates First GRAMMY® Nomination for The Garden The Garden is nominated for Best Contemporary Instrumental Album at the 64th GRAMMY® Awards New York, NY – The Garden, the newest album by pianist, composer and vocalist Rachel Eckroth has received a GRAMMY® Nomination for Best Contemporary Instrumental Album. Released this past September … Read More
Month: November 2021
PODCAST: Flutist Alex Hamburger Discusses New Album ‘And She Spoke’ – Bite-Size Jazz
by Stephanie Steele, Bite-Size Jazz “Alex Hamburger’s latest album And She Spoke was inspired by many powerhouse women in history. But first and foremost, And She Spoke is inspired by Alex’s grandmother: a stalwart educator, and activist during the military dictatorship in Paraguay. Listen to the full interview with flutist, composer, and vocalist Alex Hamburger to learn more … Read More
GRAMMY NEWS: Bandleader & Bassist Carlos Henriquez Celebrates First GRAMMY® Nomination for The South Bronx Story
Bandleader & Bassist Carlos Henriquez Celebrates First GRAMMY® Nomination for The South Bronx Story The South Bronx Story is nominated for Best Latin Jazz Album at the 64th GRAMMY® Awards New York, NY – The South Bronx Story, the newest album by renowned bassist Carlos Henriquez has received a GRAMMY® Nomination for Best Latin Jazz … Read More
GRAMMY NEWS: The Baylor Project Earns Fourth GRAMMY® Nomination with Generations
The Baylor Project Earns Fourth GRAMMY® Nomination with Generations Generations is nominated for Best Jazz Vocal Album at the 64th GRAMMY® Awards Watch the video for “We Swing (The Cypher)” featuring Jazzmeia Horn and Dianne Reeves New York, NY – Generations, the second full-length album by The Baylor Project has been nominated for a GRAMMY® … Read More
NEW RELEASE: Pianist Mathis Picard Presents LIVE AT THE MUSEUM due out January 28, 2022 via Outside In Music
Pianist, Composer and Producer Mathis Picard Announces the Release of Live at the Museum, a Thrilling Live Solo Piano Recording, out January 28th, 2022 on Outside In Music Celebrated pianist Mathis Picard announces the January 28, 2022 release of Live at the Museum, a thrilling solo piano venture recorded live at The National Jazz Museum … Read More
REVIEW: Benny Benack and Steven Feifke’s ‘Seasons Swingin’ Greetings’ – Jazz Weekly
by George Harris, Jazz Weekly “Co leaders Benny Benack III on trumpet and vocals with pianist/conductor Steven Feifke lead a mix and match big band on a mix of Vegas meeting the Catskills for the Christmas and Chanukah Holidays.” Read the full review here.
FEATURE: Rachel Eckroth Celebrates Grammy Nomination For New Album – Arizona Republic
by Ed Masley, Arizona Republic “Rachel Eckroth has just learned that she’s a first-time Grammy nominee when the writer from her former hometown paper calls to talk about the nominated album and her upcoming appearance at the Nash in downtown Phoenix..” Read the full feature article here.
PLAYLIST: Michael Feinberg “Janky in the Middle (feat. Jeff Tain Watts)” Hard Times – All About Jazz
By Ludovico Gravassu, All About Jazz Happy listening! Check this playlist here.
REVIEW: Benny Benack and Steven Feifke’s ‘Season’s Swingin’ Greetings’ – Syncopated Times
by Joe Bebco, Syncopated Times “The lyrics are clever, the arrangements solid, the whole album a welcome addition to any seasonal collection.” Read the full review here.
ANNOUNCEMENT: Charnett Moffett Releases Live Trio EP – Bass Magazine
By Editor. Bass Magazine Renowned jazz bass virtuoso Charnett Moffett is set to release his first live trio recording in October, furthering an exciting, unpredictable and richly artistic jazz journey featuring guitarist/vocalist Jana Herzen with drummer Corey Garcia. The chemistry of this trio has deep roots. Moffett has collaborated with Herzen for over 12 years … Read More