REVIEW: Glenn Close & Ted Nash “Transformation” – Talkin’ Broadway

September 2, 2021Press Reel, Reviews

By Rob Lester, Talkin’ Broadway he theme of change ties together a change-of-pace item for our column. Transformation is a collection of original instrumental pieces, many woven around spoken material, addressing such topics as environmental change, evolving attitudes needed to combat prejudice, and personal growth.  Read more here.    

REVIEW: Rachel Eckroth “The Garden” – All About Jazz

September 1, 2021Press Reel, Reviews

By Mike Jurkovic, All About Jazz One of the Phoenix’s brightest lights, pianist-composer-vocalist Rachel Eckroth, who has ably added depth to the music of such polar opposites as Chris Botti, Rufus Wainwright, and St. Vincent, leaves no stone unturned in The Garden, her darkly convincing, Rainy Day Records debut. Read more here.