March 1, 2021
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And by “other gifts,” we mean an irresistible groove from Avishai Cohen; a mysterious swirl by Ben LaMar Gay and JayVe Montgomery; and a choice morsel of Andy ...
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Jazz interview with jazz saxophonist and composer Jacob Munk Nielsen. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got ...
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He wasn’t alone when it came to sizable tax bills and a European escape. After paying their sidemen immediately after gigs, many jazz leaders didn’t or couldn’t set ...
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Blue Note Records: Beyond the Notes, a stylish and engaging new documentary by Sophie Huber, opens in the recording studio, with a top-tier crew of modern jazz musicians ...
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Drummer Jack DeJohnette, saxophonist Ravi Coltrane and bassist Matthew Garrison have personal history going back more than 40 years. As a collective trio, they released an acclaimed album ...
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The words “profoundly beautiful” are often used to describe works of art, but often some works appear to give new meaning to those words – like the music ...
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Jazz interview with jazz saxophonist and clarinetist Fredrik Carlquist. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you ...
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Jazz interview with jazz saxophonist Lena Bloch. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
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Saxophonist Maceo Parker has scored the funk trifecta. In the 1960s, the trenchant, bluesy wail of his horn served as a foil for James Brown’s screams and grunts ...
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Jazz interview with jazz baritone saxophonist and bass clarinetist Francesco Caligiuri. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what ...
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When, early seventies, Scott Hamilton made his international debut, it was a kind of sensation. On the album cover he looked like a guy from the fifties or ...
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Along with a previously unheard Stan Getz gem from 1961. David Sánchez, “Morning Mist” “I believe some of the greatest contributions to contemporary music and culture have come ...
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Jazz interview with jazz saxophonist and composer Adam Claussen. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you ...
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Godwin Louis has been on a quest to trace the roots of jazz. In the last couple of years, the saxophonist has traveled to over 100 countries in ...
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If you’re even a casually observant jazz fan, you might think you know a thing or two about Joe Lovano. A tenor saxophonist with dozens of albums to ...
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Jazz interview with jazz saxophonist Lukas Gabric. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
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John Zorn, the prolific and brilliantly iconoclastic composer, realized a dream of sorts last year when he released The Book Beriah — a boxed set of 11 new albums, ...
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Featuring jazz tenor giant, composer, author Walt Weiskopf, and three of Europe’s most exciting rhythm section artists: pianist Carl Winther, bassist Andreas Lang, and drummer Anders Mogensen, the ...
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This follow-up to Eyolf Dale‘s 2018 album Return to Mind, as with its 2016 predecessor, Dale’s Wolf Valley, features André Roligheten on tenor sax and clarinet. But crucially, ...
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Isaac Edwards finally reached a point in his life when he decided that he simply had to overcome past regrets in order to pursue his dream. A newly ...
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Jazz interview with jazz saxophonist Xose Miguélez. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
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Jazz interview with jazz saxophonist EJ Hughes. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
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One of the last greats of his generation, jazz master Benny Golson talks about Coltrane, Spielberg and “A Great Day in Harlem” as he heads to Minnesota. Benny Golson ...
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Jazz interview with jazz saxophonist and fluteist Fabián Araya. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you ...
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American jazz saxophonist Branford Marsalis is practically inhaling a bowl of lentil soup and a glass of red wine when I meet him in a hotel lobby bar ...
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During the current decade Cologne-based saxophonist Angelika Niescier has made her connection to New York’s elite improvisational jazz community readily clear. Her trio CD The Berlin Concert, was ...
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Jazz interview with jazz saxophonist Daniel Erdmann. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
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Jazz interview with jazz saxophonist and clarinetist Toine Thys. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you ...
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The line-up led by Grant Stewart and Fabio Miano counts as Austrian drummer Bernd Reiter and the young French double bassist Clément Daldosso. Combo formed by precocious musicians ...
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April is Jazz Appreciation Month, and WBGO is celebrating by showcasing some of the talent from local programs. This installment features the NYU Wayne Shorter Ensemble, which saxophonist ...
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Jazz interview with jazz saxophonist Fabrizio D’Alisera. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
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“It is less about music being scientific and more about the universe being musical.” “All truth is comprised in music and mathematics,” Margaret Fuller wrote as she was spearheading the ...
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Herbie Hancock and Kamasi Washington, two of the biggest names in jazz, will join forces for a North American co-headlining tour this summer. Their initial slew of dates, ...
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The New Jersey Jazz Society holds its 50th annual Pee Wee Russell Memorial Stomp concert on Sunday, April 7. The Pee Wee Jubilee runs from noon to 5pm ...
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Jazz musicians in continental Europe who emerged in the 1940s held a special distinction. They survived World War II in countries occupied by the Germans. Jazz was used ...
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Jazz interview with jazz saxophonist Alexis Avakian. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
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Jazz and politics go way back. One can argue that Louis Armstrong’s Hot Five and Hot Seven recordings in the 1920s were political since they were a daring ...
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Joshua RedmanIt has been quite a while since this Joshua Redman Quartet configuration has issued an album, some 20 years or so in fact since Redman last teamed ...
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12.09. – Happy Birthday !!! Born in Providence, Rhode Island, in 1954, he came along at the time when the kind of jazz he loved-the small-group swing of ...
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