PODCAST: Flutist Alex Hamburger Discusses New Album ‘And She Spoke’ – Bite-Size Jazz

November 30, 2021Press Reel, Radio/Podcasts

by Stephanie Steele, Bite-Size Jazz “Alex Hamburger’s latest album And She Spoke was inspired by many powerhouse women in history. But first and foremost, And She Spoke is inspired by Alex’s grandmother: a stalwart educator, and activist during the military dictatorship in Paraguay. Listen to the full interview with flutist, composer, and vocalist Alex Hamburger to learn more … Read More

PODCAST: Puerto Rican Drummer Henry Cole Discusses Heritage, New Record – Jazziz

November 17, 2021Features, Press Reel, Radio/Podcasts

By Matt Micucci, Jazziz “Puerto Rican master drummer/composer/arranger Henry Cole is known for his versatility and groove. Over the years, he has performed with many of the greats, from Miguel Zenón to Gary Burton and beyond. During this time of intense activity, he also developed his own idiosyncratic “mestizo sound,” which synthesizes African, Indigeound and … Read More

PODCAST: Glenn Close and Ted Nash Discuss Collaborative Release, Transformation – Jazz Inspired

September 20, 2021Press Reel, Radio/Podcasts

by Judy Carmichael, Jazz Inspired “On the new CD Transformation: Personal Stories of Change, Acceptance and Evolution, Glenn Close joins forces with composer Ted Nash and members of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra on a series of pieces that integrate spoken word segments selected by Close, with compositions by Nash.” Listen to Glenn Close, Ted … Read More

PODCAST: #47 Samara Joy – Bite-Size Jazz

September 7, 2021Press Reel, Radio/Podcasts

By Stephanie Steele, Bite-Size Jazz Samara says she only started listening to jazz four years ago, but since then she’s won the Sarah Vaughn International Jazz Vocalist Competition (2019), played all over NYC, and performed in Europe. I wish I could say that much about myself by the time I was 23! Listen to this … Read More