Jazz

Gilles Bernard, 4 Rue Durocher

October 16, 2018 admin 0

by Nolan DeBuke Throughout pianist Gilles Bernard’s career, he has collaborated with many renowned musicians in the Quebec jazz community, with a career spanning from 1985 to present some of his collaborations have included John […]

Jazz

Kevin Quinn, Paramedic

September 22, 2018 admin 1

by Ferell Aubre Born and raised in New York, Kevin Quinn had the opportunity to absorb the cities rich jazz history growing up.  At eighteen he began his formal training, and while attending the State […]

Jazz

Yellowjackets, Raising Our Voice

September 6, 2018 admin 0

by Ferell Aubre The iconic jazz fusion band based in Los Angeles, Yellowjackets are back with their fourth Mack Avenue Record entitled, Raising Our Voice. The Yellowjackets have been creating a unique brand of jazz […]

Crossover Jazz

Troy Roberts, Nu-Jive Perspective

September 3, 2018 admin 0

by Sylvannia Garutch Every generation there are musicians that standout, those that show a versatility in their playing and offer a robust sound and spark that ignites the listener.  In the saxophone category, two such […]

Jazz

Christian Sands, Facing Dragons

August 21, 2018 admin 0

by Sylvannia Garutch Born in 1989, pianist Christian Sands grew up in New Haven, Connecticut, and later moved to the nearby Orange. He started playing the piano at a very young age and took lessons […]

Jazz

Robert Kennedy, Closer to Home

August 9, 2018 admin 0

by Nolan DeBuke Robert Kennedy grew up in the deep south, where jazz has a long-standing history of producing soulful artists with a swinging attitude, dripping with gospel overtones.  Kennedy is a Hammond organist and […]

Jazz

Sam Anning, Across A Field As Vast As One

July 10, 2018 admin 0

by Sylvannia Garutch Originally from Fremantle WA, Sam Anning is a bassist and composer that relocated to Melbourne, Australia, and has become an internationally sought-after bassist. Whilst undertaking a Bachelor of Jazz (Performance) degree at […]

Jazz

Ben Geyer, The Acadian Orogeny

July 2, 2018 admin 0

by Sylvannia Garutch Ben Geyer is a pianist and composer that offers a great depth to his unaffected composing style. Pure in his playing technique Geyer’s second album The Acadian Orogeny (2018) features original compositions […]

Jazz

Flying Horse Big Band, The Bat Swings

June 28, 2018 admin 0

by Nolan DeBuke Citizens! The pride of Central Florida is at it again with The Bat Swings!  A wonderfully conceived album with the show’s incidental music composed by Nelson Riddle for the classic 60’s series […]

Jazz

Michal Martyniuk, Nothing to Prove

June 22, 2018 admin 0

by Ferell Aubre Polish born pianist and keyboardist Michal Martyniuk is no stranger to the Auckland music scene.  Based in New Zealand since 2007, he holds a degree in Jazz Performance from Auckland University. Michal’s […]