Music Reviews

Music Reviews

Anyone who has read my music reviews knows that I have a passion for ANY type of music... the only CD's that don't get reviewed here are those which lack a high "EQ" (energy quotient)... we are very happy to bring you a new and updated site where our prime reviews can be viewed and shared!

Corina Bartra sultry Latin jazz vocals

Corina Bartra sultry Latin jazz vocals Corina Bartra – Takunde

Corina Bartra sultry Latin jazz vocals Corina Bartra - TAKUNDE:  What absolutely exciting times these are for lovers of Latin jazz... Corina's sultry Latin...
EL ECO with Guillermo Nojechowicz exciting jazz passport

EL ECO with Guillermo Nojechowicz exciting jazz passport EL ECO with Guillermo Nojechowicz –...

EL ECO with Guillermo Nojechowicz exciting jazz passport EL ECO with Guillermo Nojechowicz - PUERTO DE BUENOS AIRES 1933-A LATIN JAZZ SUITE - FROM...
Gil Spitzer sweet soothing saxophone jazz

Gil Spitzer sweet soothing saxophone jazz Gil Spitzer – Falando Docemente

Gil Spitzer sweet soothing saxophone jazz Gil Spitzer - FALANDO DOCEMENTE:  It's difficult not to make comparisons to soothing saxophone players like Stan Getz...
Denny Zeitlin & George Marsh exploratory sonic wonders

Denny Zeitlin & George Marsh exploratory sonic wonders Denny Zeitlin & George Marsh –...

Denny Zeitlin & George Marsh exploratory sonic wonders Denny Zeitlin & George Marsh - EXPEDITION:  Any listener who wants to stake their claim as...
Pam Asberry creative magical piano memories

Pam Asberry creative magical piano memories Pam Asberry – Seashells In My Pocket

Pam Asberry creative magical piano memories Pam Asberry - SEASHELLS IN MY POCKET:  When asked about recording an album, Pam used to tell folks...
Matthew Mayer passionate solo piano

Matthew Mayer passionate solo piano Matthew Mayer – Ardor

Matthew Mayer passionate solo piano Matthew Mayer - ARDOR:  Matthew's first release was in 1999, and his latest album clearly shows us how well...
Shoshana Michel rich original solo piano

Shoshana Michel rich original solo piano Shoshana Michel – Prelude To A Dream

Shoshana Michel rich original solo piano Shoshana Michel - PRELUDE TO A DREAM:  Shoshana's beautiful original compositions will reach right down deep into your...
Jackie Allen sultry smoky satisfying jazz vocals

Jackie Allen sultry smoky satisfying jazz vocals Jackie Allen – Rose Fingered Dawn

Jackie Allen sultry smoky satisfying jazz vocals Jackie Allen - ROSE FINGERED DAWN:  When you look at the album cover, you will actually get...
Jeff Dingler scintillating jazz bass

Jeff Dingler scintillating jazz bass Jeff Dingler – In Transit

Jeff Dingler scintillating jazz bass Jeff Dingler - IN TRANSIT:  From the very first note of the very first bar, Jeff's bass drives this...
Masako shimmering piano solo beauty

Masako shimmering piano solo beauty Masako – Piano Sanctuary

Masako shimmering piano solo beauty Masako - PIANO SANCTUARY:  The word that immediately comes to mind as I listen to the splendid opener on...

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Steve Bentley Ensemble Great Northwest jazz treasure

Steve Bentley Ensemble Great Northwest jazz supreme Steve Bentley Ensemble at Rhythm & Rye...

Steve Bentley Ensemble Great Northwest jazz treasure STEVE BENTLEY ENSEMBLE AT RHYTHM & RYE LIVE SHOW REVIEW:  It was only a month or so...
Soul Messengers Australian revivalist soul and blues

Soul Messengers Australian revivalist soul and blues Soul Messengers – Vision & Tears

Soul Messengers Australian revivalist soul and blues Soul Messengers - VISION & TEARS:  A fine mix of various musical styles from this Australian band,...
Breaks and Swells Olympia fall arts walk

Breaks and Swells Olympia fall arts walk Breaks and Swells LIVE SHOW review, Rhythm...

Breaks and Swells Olympia fall arts walk BREAKS AND SWELLS LIVE SHOW REVIEW, RHYTHM AND RYE, OLYMPIA, WA:  I've been following my sax-playing pal...