Por Karmina Fonseca, El Correo NY Él renombrado bajista Carlos Henriquez, es definitivamente uno de los más importantes músicos en la escena del Jazz Latino en la ciudad de Nueva York y el mundo. En su revelador nuevo álbum, The South Bronx Story, rinde homenaje al sur del Bronx a través del sello discográfico Tiger … Read More
By Matt Micucci, Jazziz Critically acclaimed pianist/composer/arranger Miki Yamanaka has released her new arrangement of the iconic jazz standard, “Tea for Two,” originally composed by Vincent Youmans in 1924. Read more here.
By Editor, NQ Jazz Our NQ Jazz album of the week is the debut collaborative album from vocalists and songwriters Lucy Yeghiazaryan and Vanisha Gould. A collection of originals and ‘carefully curated standards’, the twelve-song album ‘offers a glimpse into the private lives of women told from their unique perspectives’. Read more here.
Jazz Trotter : Champian Fulton – Live from Lockdown La pianiste et chanteuse Champian Fulton présente “Live from Lockdown”, doux témoignage d’une période incertaine enregistré en duo avec son père Stephen Fulton à la trompette et au bugle. Read more here.
by Giovanni Russonello, New York Times “Floating from precociously warm, sexy low notes to a silky top, Samara Joy’s voice evokes classic influences and has earned her collaborations with leading contemporary musicians such as the guitarist Pasquale Grasso, whose trio will accompany her at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Dizzy’s Club on Oct. 17.” Read the … Read More
By Brian Zimmerman, Jazziz On her self-titled debut recording for the Whirlwind imprint, Samara Joy interprets songs that were golden oldies when her grandparents were courting. Read more here.
By Dave Sumner, Bandcamp Adi Myerson channels the work of multimedia artist Yayoi Kusama, offering up a musical interpretation of Kusama’s art in the hopes it can serve as a spiritual refuge for the listener. Read more here.
By Ayana Contreras, Downbeat Samara Joy is a self-possessed, deeply emotive vocalist, with power that usually takes a lot of living to master. But the Purchase College graduate has got it in spades. Read more here.
by BURAK SÜLÜNBAZ, Cazkolik David Liebman çağdaş cazın (NEA) Jazz Master-Highest Honor in Jazz from U.S. Government dahil en prestijli ödüllerini almış 500’den fazla albüm lider olarak, 200’den fazla albümde ise lider yada eş-lider pozisyonunda çalmış öncü bir müzisyen, besteci ve eğitimcilerdendir. Miles Davis, Elvin Jones, Chick Corea, John McLaughlin, McCoy Tyner başta olmak üzere … Read More
By Nate Chinen, WBGO Solo piano is a consecrated calling for Kirk Lightsey, who made his name partly on the strength of a series of albums in that format more than 35 years ago. So it would be accurate in some sense to hail his exquisite new release — I Will Never Stop Loving You, arriving … Read More