REVIEW: Lorne Lofsky ‘This Song Is New’ – All About Jazz

April 8, 2021Press Reel, Reviews

By Jack Bowers, All About Jazz Over the years the guitar has earned a unique position in the annals of jazz. At times strident, ear-splitting and generally distasteful, at others one of the loveliest, most amiable and pleasing instruments in any circumstance, especially when placed in the capable hands of a master such as Canada’s … Read More

ANNOUNCEMENT: Trumpeter Tim Hagans To Release New Album With NDR Bigband – Last Row Music

April 6, 2021New Release, Press Reel

By Jeremy Smith, Last Row Music 3x GRAMMY-nominated composer and trumpeter Tim Hagans is pleased to announce the release of A Conversation, an all-new, original multi-movement concerto performed by the NDR Bigband. On A Conversation, Hagans introduces a musical narrative that is meant to explore, to illuminate, and perhaps, to resolve an exchange of ideas. … Read More