MEDIA ALERT: The Royal Bopsters to Release PARTY OF FOUR on Motéma this November!

June 29, 2020Press Releases, Special Announcement

THE ROYAL BOPSTERS TO RELEASE SOPHOMORE ALBUM ‘PARTY OF FOUR’ ON MOTÉMA, NOVEMBER 13 WITH VERY SPECIAL GUESTS  SHEILA JORDAN, BOB DOROUGH, CHRISTIAN McBRIDE  Motéma Music is pleased to announce the November 13th release of ‘Party of Four,’ sophomore release from the acclaimed Motéma artists,  The Royal Bopsters. Cited as “expert practitioners of vocalese” in … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Jesse Fischer’s RESILIENCE is out on August 7, 2020

June 29, 2020New Release, Press Releases

PIANIST/COMPOSER JESSE FISCHER ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM RESILIENCE  FEATURING SPECIAL GUESTS CHRISTIAN SCOTT ATUNDE ADJUAH, BECCA STEVENS, SARAH ELIZABETH CHARLES, GRÉGOIRE MARÉT, & MORGAN GUERIN, RESILIENCE WILL BE RELEASED AUGUST 7, 2020 “Fischer truly flexes his depth and maturity of creating cathartic music in the space between joyful beauty and the embrace of the human struggle.” … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Kemuel Roig’s GENESIS with Randy Brecker, Chris Potter, is out August 14, 2020

June 25, 2020New Release, Press Releases

Kemuel Roig Reflects on Cuban Roots on Genesis, New Album out August 14th, 2020 Featuring Randy Brecker, Chris Potter, and more After 8 years touring with the illustrious trumpeter Arturo Sandoval, pianist and composer Kemuel Roig steps out with Genesis. His fifth recording and debut jazz outing, Genesis features the Cuban virtuoso alongside Randy Brecker, … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Charles McPherson’s JAZZ DANCE SUITES is out September 25, 2020

June 24, 2020New Release, Press Releases

Bebop Luminary Charles McPherson Announces His Exciting New Release, Jazz Dance Suites, Out September 25th, 2020 On Chazz Mack Music The Seminal Recording of McPherson’s Compositions for the San Diego Ballet, featuring Song of Songs and Sweet Synergy Suite Master saxophonist, composer and bebop luminary Charles McPherson is excited to announce the September 25, 2020 … Read More


June 22, 2020Event Announcement, Press Releases, Special Announcement

Live From Our Living Rooms Creative Summit and Fundraiser  Runs July 1 – July 12 Featuring workshops, webinars, and performances with over 100 jazz icons   Proceeds will provide emergency relief to US-based musicians whose freelance careers have been impacted by COVID-19. Presented by musicians Sirintip, Thana Alexa and Owen Broder The creative world is reeling in the wake of the … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Dave Pietro’s Exciting New Album ‘Hypersphere’ to be Released 8/7 on ArtistShare

June 22, 2020Press Reel, Press Releases

Master Saxophonist, Composer and Educator Dave Pietro Releases Exciting New Album, Hypersphere, Out August 7, 2020 On ArtistShare   Luminary Saxophonist, Composer and Music Educator Dave Pietro is excited to announce the upcoming release of his new album Hypersphere on ArtistShare.  Out August 7th, Hypersphere pulls from a multitude of different idioms within the jazz … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Javier Nero Presents Freedom feat. Brian Lynch, Shelly Berg (August 7th, Outside in Music)

June 22, 2020New Release, Press Releases

“All music, but particularly jazz is the ultimate example of the beauty that can be created by learning from and appreciating disparate cultures. Jazz is the ultimate expression of freedom.” – Javier Nero Outside in Music is excited to announce the August 7th release of Freedom, the debut album from trombonist, composer, arranger, and educator, … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Mike Fahie Merges Classical & Jazz on ‘Urban(e)’, out August 28, 2020 on Greenleaf Music

June 18, 2020New Release, Press Releases

Jazz Trombonist, Composer and Arranger Mike Fahie Merges Classical and Jazz idioms with Urban(e), His New Release with the Mike Fahie Jazz Orchestra Out August 28th on Greenleaf Music New York City-based Jazz Trombonist/Composer Mike Fahie is excited to announce the newest release from his steadfast large ensemble, the Mike Fahie Jazz Orchestra.  The bandleader, … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Teodross Avery Presents Harlem Stories: The Music of Thelonious Monk – Out 08/21/2020, WJ3 Records

June 16, 2020New Release, Press Releases

WJ3 Records is proud to announce the August 21st release of Harlem Stories: The Music of Thelonious Monk, the new album from soprano and tenor saxophonist Teodross Avery. On his ninth release as a leader, Avery delivers a ten-track collection with the support of two different quartets; the bandleader is joined by pianists Anthony Wonsey … Read More

DCJAZZFEST FROM HOME Presented by Live from Our Living Rooms feat. Dee Dee Bridgewater, Regina Carter, John Clayton and more!

June 12, 2020Press Releases, Special Announcement

DCJAZZFEST FROM HOME PRESENTED BY LIVE FROM OUR LIVING ROOMS TO RAISE FUNDS FOR DC MUSICIANS JUNE 21-29 Online Festival & Fundraiser Featuring Jazz Masters & Emerging Talents Alike, Offered Free of Charge to Music Fans Worldwide During This Challenging Time   Washington, DC – June 12, 2020 – DC Jazz Festival (DCJF) announces an … Read More