Adventuresome big-band jazz exploration Ayn Inserto

Adventuresome big-band jazz exploration Ayn Inserto – Down A Rabbit Hole

Adventuresome big-band jazz exploration Ayn Inserto - DOWN A RABBIT HOLE:  When I first reviewed Ayn's wonderful compositions and arrangements in issue # 165,...
Subtly amazing ensemble jazz ShiJin

Subtly amazing ensemble jazz ShiJin (Jacques Schwarz-Bart/Stéphane Galland/Malcolm Braff/Laurent David) – ShiJin

Subtly amazing ensemble jazz ShiJin (Jacques Schwarz-Bart/Stéphane Galland/Malcolm Braff/Laurent David) - SHIJIN:  It's not very often that I am "surprised" by music coming my way for...
Uniquely fresh original jazz Q Morrow

Uniquely fresh original jazz Q Morrow – There Are Stars In Brooklyn

Uniquely fresh original jazz Q Morrow - THERE ARE STARS IN BROOKLYN:  This is Q Morrow's second release of all original jazz compositions, and...
Hippest jazz spoken word champion Tony Roc Adamo

Hippest jazz spoken word champion Tony Roc Adamo – Was Out Jazz Zone Mad

Hippest jazz spoken word champion Tony Roc Adamo - WAS OUT JAZZ ZONE MAD:  To "get the scope" on my pal Tony's superb, hippest...
Lovely sophisticated jazz vocals Judith Lorick

Lovely sophisticated jazz vocals Judith Lorick – Second Time Around

Lovely sophisticated jazz vocals Judith Lorick - SECOND TIME AROUND:  An absolutely splendid lineup of players has a lot to do with total success...
Amazing French Horn led Latin jazz Ken Wiley

Amazing French Horn led Latin jazz Ken Wiley – Cuerno Exotica

Amazing French Horn led Latin jazz Ken Wiley - CUERNO EXOTICA:  As I pointed out in my review of Ken's "Jazz Horn Redux" album...
Extraordinarily skillful jazz soundscapes Carol Liebowitz & Birgitta Flick

Extraordinarily skillful jazz soundscapes Carol Liebowitz & Birgitta Flick – Malita-Malika

Extraordinarily skillful jazz soundscapes Carol Liebowitz & Birgitta Flick - MALITA-MALIKA:  I've reviewed Carol's wonderful jazz piano soundscapes before, most recently on her "SpiderWebMandala"...
Absolutely fun jazz Alberto Pibiri

Absolutely fun jazz Alberto Pibiri – Jazz Legacy

Absolutely fun jazz Alberto Pibiri - JAZZ LEGACY:  There's one word that best sums up Alberto's high-energy piano work - FUN! As you listen...
Inventive big band jazz Greg Diaz & The Art Of Imagination

Inventive big band jazz Greg Diaz & The Art Of Imagination – Begin The...

Inventive big band jazz Greg Diaz & The Art Of Imagination - BEGIN THE AGORA EP:  All I can say is - WOW!  For...
Rich dark toned romantic jazz Marco Pignataro

Rich dark toned romantic jazz Marco Pignataro – Almas Antiguas

Rich dark toned romantic jazz Marco Pignataro - ALMAS ANTIGUAS:  I grew up in a town populated (mostly) by immigrants from Poland, Russia and...

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Uncompromising jazz improvisation Jason Kao Hwang

Uncompromising jazz improvisation Jason Kao Hwang – Blood

Uncompromising jazz improvisation Jason Kao Hwang - BLOOD:  Jason's improvisations with his Burning Bridge ensemble are nothing to be "trifled with"... he's posted an...
Absolutely astounding Coleman jazz tribute Chris Pasin

Absolutely astounding Coleman jazz tribute Chris Pasin – Ornettiquette

Absolutely astounding Coleman jazz tribute Chris Pasin - ORNETTIQUETTE:  I've been a BIG fan of Chris Pasin's trumpet work for a long time, but...
Enchanting rhythmic infectious original music David Arkenstone

Enchanting rhythmic infectious original music David Arkenstone – Colors of the Ambient Sky

Enchanting rhythmic infectious original music David Arkenstone - COLORS OF THE AMBIENT SKY:  My attraction to David's wonderfully enchanting and rhythmic music goes a...