By Editor, Republic of Jazz Tiger Turn proudly presents Inheritance, the sophomore release by Venezuelan-born, New York-based violinist and composer Alí Bello. Due out on May 7, 2021, this rich new recording showcases Bello’s unique amalgam of modern jazz and musical traditions from Venezuela and the Caribbean. An entirely original set of nine compositions, Inheritance … Read More
Darren Barrett Releases New Album Town Hall Meeting: 2020, Featuring Special Guests: Kurt Rosenwinkel, Walter Smith III & Jacques Schwarz-Bart Released on April 23, 2021 via dB Studios, Grammy Award-winning Trumpeter Darren Barrett and special guests present new compositions composed during the 2020 Pandemic lockdowns With Santiago Bosch (keyboards), Chad Selph (Keyboards) Ben Bass (Guitar) … Read More
Imani Records Releases New Albums from Alto Saxophonist Caleb Wheeler Curtis and Pianist Luke Carlos O’Reilly Under the direction of pianist and impresario Orrin Evans, the forward-thinking Imani Records has remained active during a most difficult year. Throughout the pandemic, Imani Records has been working diligently to keep music thriving in the form of live … Read More
Award-winning singer, composer and bilingual lyricist Lauren Henderson honors her cultural and musical heritages with release of Musa, due out June 11th, 2021 via Brontosaurus Records Acclaimed vocalist-composer and lyricist Lauren Henderson returns with her most personal gesture to date. A multilingual rumination on themes of love and longing, Musa explores existing connections — and … Read More
Composer and Pianist Cettina Donato Joins Forces with Actor Ninni Bruschetta on New Album I SICILIANI, Honoring Poet Antonio Caldarella Due out May 14, 2021 Italian pianist, conductor and composer Cettina Donato is proud to announce the May 14, 2021 release of her latest album, I Siciliani, featuring renowned actor Antonio ‘Ninni’ Bruschetta. Their second … Read More
By BWW Italian pianist, conductor and composer Cettina Donato has announced the May 14, 2021 release of her latest album, I Siciliani, featuring renowned actor Antonio ‘Ninni’ Bruschetta. Their second collaboration, this wondrous musical portrait of Sicily comes to life thanks to Donato and Bruschetta’s remarkable synergy and expansive musical vision. Read more here.
By Republic of Jazz DC Jazz Festival Announces We Get to Talk Podcast Series Hosted by DCJF Executive Director Sunny Sumter Starting Wednesday, April 14. Read more here.
3X GRAMMY® Nominee The Baylor Project to Release Second Full-Length Album Generations on June 18, 2021 via Be A Light Be A Light proudly announces the release of Generations, the highly-anticipated new album by 3X GRAMMY® -nominated duo The Baylor Project. Set for release during Black Music Month and on the eve of Juneteenth, June … Read More
Jazz & Inspirational Music Legend Dee Daniels Presents The Promise: Deluxe Edition, Her Spiritual Cellar Music Debut, Due Out May 7, 2021 Cellar Music Group is thrilled to announce the May 7, 2021 release of The Promise: Deluxe Edition by multi-award winning jazz and inspirational music icon Dee Daniels. Her Cellar Music debut, The Promise … Read More
Outside In Music Announces Branches Vol. 2, The Eagerly-Awaited Second Installment of Celebrated Violinist Tomoko Omura’s Roots Series, Out June 18, 2021 “…a gifted composer and passionate instrumentalist.” – Strings Magazine Outside in Music is thrilled to announce the release of Branches Vol. 2, the eagerly-awaited new installment in imaginative violinist-composer-arranger Tomoko Omura’s Roots series. … Read More