REVIEW: Mafalda Minnozzi’s ‘Cinema City: Jazz Scenes from Italian Film’ – New York Music Daily/Lucid Culture

December 27, 2021Press Reel, Reviews

by Alan Young, New York Music Daily/Lucid Culture “Singer Mafalda Minnozzi‘s career spans the worlds of jazz, tropicalia and Mediterranean balladry. Her new album Cinema City: Jazz Scenes From Italian Film – streaming at Bandcamp – is a perfect vehicle for her since the collection underscores the close affinity between Italian film music from the 50s onward, … Read More

REVIEW: Michael Eckroth’s ‘Plena’ – All About Jazz

December 21, 2021Press Reel, Reviews

by Dan Bilawsky, All About Jazz Variety in personnel proves to be a real virtue for this album, but the comings and goings of various individuals and outfits never threatens to overshadow the leading light. Eckroth’s consistently impressive handiwork and creative dynamism remain the driving forces in this music. Read the full review here.

NEW RELEASE: John Wojciechowski, Geof Bradfield, and Scott Burns Present TENOR TIME due out January 21, 2022 via AFAR Music

December 20, 2021New Release, Press Releases

Tenor Time brings together Chicago’s tenor titans for a collaborative montage of creative and expressive brilliance Scott Burns, John Wojciechowski and Geof Bradfield are Tenor Time, presented by AFAR Music, to be released January 21, 2022 Jazz as a creative music and art form holds a heavy tradition of collaboration. From Charlie Parker and Coleman … Read More