* soulful jazz stories *

* soulful jazz stories * Angie Wells and Raphael Lemonnier – Love and Mischief

* soulful jazz stories * Angie Wells and Raphael Lemonnier - LOVE AND MISCHIEF:  I'm not always a big fan of jazz that focuses...
* johnstein fine original jazz compositions *

* johnstein fine original jazz compositions * John Stein – Color Tones

* johnstein fine original jazz compositions * John Stein - COLOR TONES:  John's amazing jazz guitar is in fine form here, and he's joined...

Review: Micki Free – THE NATIVE AMERICAN FLUTE AS THERAPY

Micki Free - THE NATIVE AMERICAN FLUTE AS THERAPY:  It's genuinely amazing to me that Micki has managed to capture all the vibrant energy...
Interview with Daniel Lantz of Beat Funktion

Interview with Daniel Lantz of Beat Funktion

Interview with Daniel Lantz of Beat Funktion I first started reviewing this great jazz band back in late 2007, or early 2008... I was enthralled...
Hot Jazz Tuba

Hot Jazz Tuba review: Howard Johnson and Gravity – Testimony

Hot Jazz Tuba Howard Johnson and Gravity - TESTIMONY:  It's not that often we get a jazz CD in for review as "unique" as...
Dazzling orchestral solo piano

Dazzling orchestral solo piano Timothy Crane – The Fall of a Sparrow

Dazzling orchestral solo piano Timothy Crane - THE FALL OF A SPARROW:  I have been reviewing Timothy's superb piano creations for a long time...

Review: Karen Olson & Crispin Barrymore – A Hero’s Journey

Karen Olson - A Hero's Journey - This is my first listen to Karen's wonderful work on viola... and, for that matter, Crispin's intriguing...
grammy vocal work

grammy vocal work Darlene Koldenhoven – Color Me Home

grammy vocal work Darlene Koldenhoven - COLOR ME HOME:  I've been reviewing Darlene's splendid vocal and piano ("sonic therapy") works for a long time...
Jim Gabriel piano - Into Eternity

Piano Review: Jim Gabriel – Into Eternity

Jim Gabriel - INTO ETERNITY (Piano):  I gave Jim high marks for his piano work back in issue # 142, and he used some...

Review: Brad Myers – Prime Numbers

Brad Myers - PRIME NUMBERS:  This is my first listen to Brad's laid-back guitar jazz style; only fitting, since this is his first outing...