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

PODCAST: Groove Episode #81 Carlos Henriquez – NO TREBLE

September 2, 2021Press Reel, Radio/Podcasts

By Mitch Joel, No Treble Bronx-born and Bronx-passionate bass player, Carlos Henriquez, studied music from a young age. He played guitar through junior high and took up the bass while enrolled in the Julliard School’s Music Advancement Program. He then played his way through the LaGuardia High School of Music and Arts. Listen to this … Read More

PODCAST: Dave Liebman Featured on the Jazz Session

September 1, 2021Press Reel, Radio/Podcasts

with Nicky Schrire, The Jazz Session Saxophonist and NEA Jazz Master Dave Liebman was last on The Jazz Session in 2010 so we were due for a catch up, especially because he has a new album “Selflessness: The Music of John Coltrane” out on Dot Time Records on 3 September, a day before his 75th birthday. We chat … Read More

PODCAST: Guitarist Roni Ben-Hur Discusses Latest Album, ‘Stories’ – WBGO

August 18, 2021Press Reel, Radio/Podcasts

By Greg Bryant, WBGO “Ben-Hur’s new album, Stories, chronicles the latest chapter in his approach, combining songs from his childhood with originals that address more recent social issues and the quest for freedom. To realize his vision, the guitarist chose a lineup that includes trumpeter Ingrid Jensen, drummer Victor Lewis, pianist George Cables, bassist Harvie S … Read More

PODCAST: Jazziz Travel #5: Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol

July 7, 2021Press Reel, Radio/Podcasts

By Matt Micucci, Jazziz JAZZIZ Travel is a new podcast series hosted by JAZZIZ online editor Matt Micucci that explores jazz and creative music in all four corners of the globe. In this series, you will hear conversations with artists and people talking about the significance of jazz as an art form, the influence of … Read More