September 24, 2021
trumpeter

trumpeter

INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Jazz interview with jazz trumpeter Yohan Giaume. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.com: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
Comments Off on Interview with Yohan Giaume: The soul play the music for you: Video

NEWS VIDEOS
Grammy-nominated trumpeter Tim Hagans’ newest recording, A Conversation, is a five-part musical narrative that addresses the ongoing need for dialogue. “It could have been called ‘The Conversation’, but I ...
Comments Off on With ‘A Conversation,’ trumpeter Tim Hagans seeks a greater musical dialogue: Video, Photo

New CD's Review VIDEOS
In the middle 1950s, Chet Baker was the young Lochinvar out of the West, the fair-haired boy of critics and laymen alike, riding in on his golden trumpet. Rising to ...
Comments Off on CD review: Chet Baker – If I Only Had A Job 2021: Video, CD cover

New CD's Review VIDEOS
Terence Blanchard’s new album Absence honours legendary composer and saxophonist Wayne Shorter. On the new album, the acclaimed trumpeter performs with The E-Collective, featuring pianist Fabian Almazan, guitarist ...
Comments Off on CD review: Terence Blanchard – Absence 2021: Video, CD cover

NEWS VIDEOS
Shifting between genres, French-Lebanese trumpeter Ibrahim Maalouf has become one of the most popular European instrumentalists worldwide at the age of 41. He will make his Belgian return ...
Comments Off on Trumpeter Ibrahim Maalouf: ‘People are afraid of multiculturalism’: Video Photos

New CD's Review VIDEOS
George-Romero-Night-of-the-Living-Dead-flesh-eating-ghouls-spooky-meets-Dustin Hoffman-Morgan-Freeman-Outbreak-style-spooky, what with the venue’s house lights remaining up during the show and a (literally) spaced-out audience in masked, rapt attention. And yet it was all so ...
Comments Off on CD review: Wynton Marsalis – Who’s Who in Jazz Presents 2021: Video, CD cover

INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Jazz interview with jazz trumpeter, flugelhornist Paolo Fresu. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.com: – Before we jump into anything historical, can you tell us about what we ...
0

NEWS VIDEOS
When trumpeter Alonzo Demetrius arrived at Berklee College of Music in the fall of 2014, he expected to have his musical world opened up to new pathways. What ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
From his Sardinia Paolo Fresu launches the new Time in Jazz 2021, the music festival now in its 34th edition. The notes of the greats in Berchidda and in ...
0

NEWS VIDEOS
The Mannheim jazz musician is a trumpeter in various groups and as a jazz club manager is a well-known name in the scene. On his latest album he ...
0

NEWS VIDEOS
Lee Morgan as selected by our listeners — was a trumpeter who led his share of combustible bands. When his Live At The Lighthouse was first reissued in the U.S. in 1996, ...
0

NEWS VIDEOS
It all began for Terell Stafford when he found a trumpet belonging to his cousin at his grandparents’ home. “Ever since I first saw it, I wanted to ...
0

INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Jazz interview with jazz trumpeter Bodo Maier. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.com: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
The Dutch jazz trumpeter Ack van Rooyen has a sound is so unmistakable that it only takes a few seconds, a few notes, to identify him. A sound ...
0

INTERVIEWS VIDEOS Woman in Jazz & Blues
Jazz interview with jazz trumpeter Steph Richards. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.com: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
0

NEWS VIDEOS
Few artists have lived as many creative lives as Miles Davis in his 65s, and they continue to evolve even after his death with the posthumous release of ...
0

William Parker.
New CD's Review VIDEOS
Once upon a time, three musicians, who came of age together during the last century’s thriving free jazz scene in Memphis, joined forces in far off Little Rock. ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
After having released Don Cherry’s Cherry Jam as a limited Record Store Day title in the Autumn of 2020, Gearbox presents this essential release on specialist Japanese Edition ...
0

INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Jazz interview with jazz trumpeter Chad McCullough. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.com: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
0

NEWS VIDEOS
The fourth annual edition of an award for up-and-coming talent honored two artists with sterling credentials. On Saturday night, the LetterOne Rising Stars Jazz Award went to alto saxophonist Immanuel ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
Maybe it’s these unsettled times that call for calming sounds. Or perhaps it’s this writer’s propensity to be drawn to ballads. One of the best albums of last year (Glide ...
0

INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Jazz interview with jazz trumpeter Jared Peters. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.com: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
On January 15, 2021, on the occasion of a new year and the 2021 U.S. presidential inauguration, Wynton Marsalis will release The Democracy! Suite, the follow-up to the ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
The project began in discussions with Ryan Keberle about what more we could do to address the changes towards justice we both see as crucial to our country ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
John, Paul, George and Ringo. Compressed ten years of band history, 12 studio albums alone, hundreds of songs, many of them absolutely legendary. Anyone approaching this should know ...
0

ARTISTS BOOKS VIDEOS
The best jazz requires improvisation. So do the best lives. You can’t buy sheet music that tells you how to live. Improvise, man. Improvise. So when Dizzy Gillespie ...
0

NEWS VIDEOS
Branford and Wynton Marsalis Are Keeping New York’s Jazz Scene Alive. New York is not the birthplace of jazz but rather its town square, where discipline is sharpened ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
WE4 is the new exciting work by Fabrizio Bosso’s quartet. Made immediately after the forced confinement due to the coronavirus epidemic, WE4 brings with it the awareness of ...
0

ARTISTS BOOKS VIDEOS
If we’re evaluating jazz musicians on tone alone, Art Farmer was perhaps the prettiest trumpeter and flugelhornist to emerge in the 1950s. Distinguished by a warm, orchestral sound ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
Dot Time Records is thrilled to announce the November 13th release (CD/digital) of Lackerschmid/Baker: Quintet Session 1979 (vinyl release: January 8th, 2020).  ‘Quintet Session’ is the follow-up to Dot Time’s critically acclaimed re-release of Wolfgang ...
0

NEWS VIDEOS
Trumpeter, bandleader and composer Wynton Marsalis will be next up for the Living Jazz Call & Response series, a unique series of intimate conversations with interesting jazz musicians. Those icons ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
Trumpeter and singer Till Brönner and legendary keyboardist/pianist Bob James met at the equally famous “La Fabrique” studios in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, close to Marseille, in September 2019 to record “On Vacation” (Sony Music), ...
0

INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Jazz interview with jazz trumpeter Randy Brecker. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.com: – When you improvise, you know where you’re going. It’s a matter of taking ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
“Nash Equilibrium” is a series of strategies in game theory for which in an equilibrium situation one player makes a bold and sudden move to which the other ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
Denver’s Ron Miles, the well-loved cornetist and educator, is making his debut on the iconic Blue Note label on Oct. 9. Cornetist and composer Ron Miles makes his Blue ...
0

INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Jazz interview with jazz trumpeter Kenny Warren. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.com: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
Specific reasons led to piano-less quartet becoming a vehicle for the more explorative jazz practitioners of the 1950s and 1960s, namely, directness of group sound and the increased ...
0

NEWS VIDEOS
The Pulitzer Prize-winning composer and trumpeter on how music can highlight and heal the divisions in society and bring us closer together. Jazz legend Wynton Marsalis has talked ...
0

BOOKS VIDEOS Woman in Jazz & Blues
1938, a young woman stands playing in the centre of the screen, confident and beautiful. In a long white dress, cinched at the waist, she walks around the ...
0

New CD's Review The bad musicians VIDEOS
This album is stunning! I would even say bewildering and disconcerting, as much by the virtuosity of the playing as by the originality of the compositions, and the ...
0

INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Jazz interview with jazz trumpeter Wojciech Jachna. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.com: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
0

ARTISTS BOOKS VIDEOS
Long before Bill Murray was making it a Suntory time, Davis brought VAN to the masses. A scraggly, hoarse voice announces, almost unintelligibly, “I’m always in the vanguard, ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
It’s never been wise to bet against Eddie Henderson. Not that the trumpet great is a gambling man, despite what the jackpot ride and shades-masked poker face on ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
New York-based trumpeter, composer and educator Charles Tolliver presents Connect, his first studio album in 13 years. Recorded to tape at RAK Studios last November by Tony Platt ...
0

INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Jazz interview with Italian jazz flugelhorn player and trumpet teacher Dario Savino Doronzo. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.com: – First let’s start with where you grew up, ...
0

New CD's Review The bad musicians VIDEOS Woman in Jazz & Blues
Japanese pianist Satoko Fujii and trumpeter Natsuki Tamura (The NatSat Duo) launch their project Pentas with this album, their 7th as a duo, with compositions from each musician ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
What do you get when you pair two visionaries who happen to be kindred spirits? You get an ace in the hole! Multi Grammy award-winners trumpeter/flugelhornist Randy Brecker ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
Rejoice combines the talents of two legendary African musicians, Nigerian drummer Tony Allen (co-founder of Afrobeat and longtime member of alt-rock supergroup The Good The Bad & The ...
0

NEWS VIDEOS
Terell Stafford was once hailed by piano legend McCoy Tyner as “one of the great players of our time and a fabulous trumpet player.” Since the mid-1990s, Stafford ...
0

NEWS VIDEOS
Marsalis, the artistic director of Jazz at Lincoln Center, puts his late father, Ellis Marsalis Jr., as well as Frederick Douglass and young musicians on his list of ...
0

NEWS VIDEOS
Terence Blanchard is a jazz trumpeter, composer and music educator. His most recent work is the score for the 2020 film Da 5 Bloods, his latest of many collaborations with ...
0

INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Jazz interview with jazz trumpeter Marvin Frey. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.com: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested ...
0

INTERVIEWS The bad musicians VIDEOS Woman in Jazz & Blues
Jazz interview with jazz trumpeter and vocalist Susana Santos Silva. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.com: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what ...
0

ARTISTS NEWS VIDEOS
Musician, arranger, bandleader and soon-to-be-professor Peter Welker spent more than 50 years embodying the spirit of jazz in the Bay Area. Schooled in tradition and musically evolving since ...
0

NEWS VIDEOS
Iconic trumpeter, A&M Records co-founder, painter, sculptor, philanthropist and past recipient of WBGO’s Champions of Jazz Gala Award continues to give back during the coronavirus pandemic. Speaking to ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
Brooklyn based trumpeter Kenny Warren’s wide-ranging, adventurous musicality has led him on diverse explorations across the musical landscape, from jazz to Americana and from folk to free. His ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
This tribute to Dizzy Gillespie’s 1964 tongue-in-cheek run for president is bristling with energy and the kind of joie de vivre that the trumpeter embodied. Along with a stellar crew, ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
An all-star quintet whose members hardly need any introduction, the members of this unusual band have been major forces in jazz for some forty- five years. What sets ...
0

INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Jazz interview with jazz trumpeter and vocalist Frederik Köster. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.com: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got ...
0

New CD's Review VIDEOS
Scottish trumpeter Malcolm Strachan is a founder member of top UK funk/jazz-funk band The Haggis Horns as well as being one of the busiest session musicians in the ...
0