Jazz

Larry Corban, Emergence

August 2, 2019 admin 0

by Sylvannia Garutch Larry Corban is an active New York guitarist who has released four previous albums, two of which are collaborations with the Aperturistic Trio (pianist James Weidman, bassist Harvie S, drummer Steve Williams). […]

Jazz

Dred Scott, Rides Alone

July 11, 2019 admin 0

by Sylvannia Garutch Its not often you hear an album performed completely by one musician.  In the hands of veteran pianist Dred Scott, the possibilities are endless. On his latest endeavor Dred Scott Rides Alone, […]

Jazz

Ian Wardenski Quintet, Collective Thoughts

July 5, 2019 admin 0

by Nolan DeBuke Guitarist Ian Wardenski is a part of the new generation of guitarist that is highlighting original material that includes a vocalist as a vital part of the instrumental sound with prodigious results. […]

Jazz

George Cables, I’m All Smiles

June 18, 2019 admin 0

by Sylvannia Garutch Pianist George Cables has been recording as a leader or co-leader since 1975.  He was initially taught piano by his mother and garnered his training at the High School of Performing Arts […]

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Daniel Herskedal, Voyage

June 1, 2019 admin 0

by Sylvannia Garutch Daniel Herskedal began his journey as a young lad on the French horn, during his studies he later took up what would be his primary instrument, the tuba. His formal training began […]

Jazz

Herlin Riley, Perpetual Optimism

May 7, 2019 admin 0

by Sylvannia Garutch Herlin Riley was born where jazz has its deepest roots. A native of New Orleans, Riley became a burgeoning drummer at the age of three.  Though trumpet became his primary instrument in […]

Jazz

The Interplay Jazz Orchestra, On The Sunny Side

April 9, 2019 admin 0

by Ferell Aubre Co-directed by trumpeter Gary Henderson and trombonist Joey Devassy, Long Island, New York’s Interplay Jazz Orchestra performs original compositions and arrangements written by several members of the band, their third full-length album […]

Jazz

James Austin, Jr., Songs in the Key of Wonder

February 26, 2019 admin 0

by Nolan DeBuke James Austin, Jr. is originally from Chicago, he garnered his guidance from a number of legendary musicians, including extensive study with renowned jazz educator, Barry Harris.  Austin received measurable accolades and awards, […]

Jazz

Kenny Carr, Departure

February 4, 2019 admin 0

by Ferell Aubre Guitarist Kenny Carr has enjoyed a varied career.  Carr attended Berklee College of Music in Boston. In his final year he got the call to audition for Ray Charles. Carr toured worldwide […]