Dick Metcalf Contemporary Fusion Reviews

Dick Metcalf Contemporary Fusion Reviews Live Show Reviews

Dick Metcalf Contemporary Fusion Reviews I started doing my LIVE SHOW reviews in the late 1990's, right here in the Olympia, Washington area, and...

Faith Angelina, exciting new pianist

A series of articles based on videos and piano works from a 12-year-old pianist, Faith Angelina... the FIRST article is "Finding Hope".  I will...
Paula Santoro exciting live concert

Paula Santoro exciting live concert Paula Santoro/Jasnam Daya Singh house concert at Dr. Wheelz’...

Paula Santoro exciting live concert Paula Santoro/Jasnam Daya Singh HOUSE CONCERT AT DR. WHEELZ' PAD:  It's been a year or so since I attended...
True jazz stars

True jazz stars I-5 Allstars at ArtHouse Designs in Olympia, Washington

True jazz stars I-5 ALLSTARS AT ARTHOUSE DESIGNS IN OLYMPIA, WASHINGTON:  I hadn't been to Arthouse Designs in several years, mostly because I was...
Montavilla Jazz Festival

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 6 – Rich Halley 5 with Vinny Golia

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 6 - RICH HALLEY 5 WITH VINNY GOLIA: I was truly excited to attend this great jazz festival,...
Montavilla Jazz Festival

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 5 – David Friesen Quartet

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 5 – DAVID FRIESEN QUARTET:  I have long been a fan of David Friesen's "brand" of jazz... ever...
Dick Metcalf Contemporary Fusion Reviews

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 4 – Joe Manis Double Drums Quartet

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 4 - JOE MANIS DOUBLE DRUMS QUARTET: I was immediately impressed with Joe's sax work when they started...
Montavilla Jazz Festival

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 3 – PJCE with Jasnam Daya Singh

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 3 - PJCE (PORTLAND JAZZ COMPOSERS ENSEMBLE) WITH JASNAM DAYA SINGH:  Jasnam Daya Singh is one of the...
Montavilla Jazz Festival

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 2 – Trio Subtonic with Dan Balmer

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 2 – TRIO SUBTONIC WITH DAN BALMER:  Galen Clark, the keyboardist for this high-talent krew, is the leader...
Montavilla Jazz Festival

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 1 – Ron Steen Quartet

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 1 - RON STEEN QUARTET: I don't think the organizers could have picked a better act to open...

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Positively marvelous piano Roger Davidson

Positively marvelous piano Roger Davidson – Music From The Heart

Positively marvelous piano Roger Davidson - MUSIC FROM THE HEART:  I can't tell you exactly how many times I've reviewed Roger's wonderful jazz piano...
Refreshingly powerful soundscapes of nature Jill Haley

Refreshingly powerful soundscapes of nature Jill Haley – The Waters of Glacier

Refreshingly powerful soundscapes of nature Jill Haley - THE WATERS OF GLACIER: Jill's powerful soundscapes are always a sonic treat for me; I first...
Highly entertaining jazz duo Hendrik Meurkens Bill Cunliffe

Highly entertaining jazz duo Hendrik Meurkens Bill Cunliffe – Cabin In The Sky

Highly entertaining jazz duo Hendrik Meurkens Bill Cunliffe - CABIN IN THE SKY:  If you've never heard mellow jazz harmonica with highly entertaining piano...