By Morton Shlabotnik, Shepherd Express Azat Bayazitov is steeped in the sound of post-1960, post-bop jazz. Read this review here.
By Patrick Hadfield, London Jazz News Maybe one shouldn’t judge a CD by its cover… But Russian-born saxophonist Azat Bayazitov‘s new CD could be mistaken for a classic-period Blue Note … Read More
By Dee Dee McNeil, Musicalmemoirs’s Blog Azat Bayazitov is a Russian tenor saxophonist currently living in New York City. His music reverberates the energy and straight-ahead excitement of cities like … Read More
Stephen Graham, Marlbank The leader is the least familiar name of all the players here apart from the drummer. But don’t let that put you off. Tenorist Azat Bayazitov, a … Read More
By Jim Hynes, Making A Scene We have touted the merits of the St. Petersburg, Russia-based Rainy Days label more than once on these pages. They consistently bring us great … Read More
Kirill Moshkov, Jazz.ru On June 19 the Russian jazz label Rainy Days Records will release the album “The Doors Are Open” by Russian saxophonist Azat Bayazitov who recorded while living in New … Read More
Russian Saxophonist & Composer Azat Bayazitov Announces the Release of his Sophomore Album The Doors Are Open Saint Petersburg-based Rainy Days Records is proud to announce the June 19, 2020 … Read More