Dan Wilkins Ensemble Reviewed on Midwest Record

December 7, 2015Reviews

by Chris Spector, Midwest Record DAN WILKINS ENSEMBLE/Jnana Vijnana: This bunch of up and coming New York jazzbos takes inspiration from past jazzbos as they stop and reflect on eastern kinds of mind sets and comes forth with something more than chamber jazz. Not egghead stuff, this is easy going stuff that goes to the … Read More

Feature: Take Five With Trumpeter Shunzo Ohno and Raul Da Gama

November 29, 2015Features

Take Five With Trumpeter Shunzo Ohno by Raul Da Gama, Jazz da Gama All that is unusual and unexpected about Shunzo Ohno is encapsulated in the glimmering, intimate and transcendent howl of his trumpet. He plays each note that flies out of the bell of his instrument as if he were creating the pristine and … Read More

Latin Jazz Net Reviews the Francesco Marcocci Quintet’s ‘Folklorico’

November 29, 2015Reviews

Francesco Marcocci Quintet: Folklorico By Raul da Gama, Latin Jazz Net This volume of music affirms Francesco Marcocci’s exemplary music and double bass prowess as well as serves to further draw attention to the still underrated composer’s quirky, inventive and emotionally engaging output. Clearly he is a bassist and a composer who seeks the path … Read More

Four stars for ‘Racha S’Miles’ in All About Jazz

November 16, 2015Press Reel, Reviews

by James Nadal, All About Jazz The music of Miles Davis certainly needs no introduction. It has been covered in a myriad of styles, by a vast quantity of artists. Racha S’Miles is an ambitious project that deconstructs Davis’s music and hurls it into a rhythmic and exotic orbit exhibiting Brazilian sensibilities. The Racha Fora … Read More

Shunzo Ohno, The Cutting Room, NYC, 12/19/15

November 12, 2015Event Announcement

Shunzo Ohno Preview of ReNew Saturday, December 19, 7:30 PM The Cutting Room, New York City New York, NY- The Cutting Room, located at 44 E. 32nd Street, NYC, proudly presents Shunzo Ohno on Saturday, December 19, at 7:30 PM. Doors open at 6:30 PM. Tickets, which are $20 in advance and $25 day of … Read More