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...
Part 4 Sound vs. Style

Part 4 – Sound vs. Style

HOW TO SURVIVE BEING A MUSICIAN IN THE NEW MILLENNIUM Pt. 4 Sound vs. Style  Miles Davis - "Music & life are all about style.”  Welcome back....
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...
* jazzcamp portland ryanmeahger *

* jazzcamp portland ryanmeahger * Ryan Meahger’s Jazz Camp 2017

A most sincere thanks to Ryan and Cuong Vu for letting me sit in & observe * jazzcamp portland ryanmeahger * RYAN MEAGHER'S JAZZ CAMP...
Purity Power High Performance House Concert

Purity Power High Performance House Concert – Rhonda Mackert, Steve Rivera, Michele McLaughlin

Purity Power High Performance House Concert - RHONDA MACKERT, STEVE RIVERA, MICHELE MCLAUGHLIN: Ha! Ha!  I know, you're saying "If this is an article...
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...
Exciting jazz house concert LaVon Hardison

Exciting jazz house concert LaVon Hardison – Live Show review

Exciting jazz house concert LaVon Hardison - LIVE SHOW REVIEW:  I got an invitation from a long-time friend of mine (thanks, Michelle) to take...
Robin Spielberg engaging piano solo performanc

Robin Spielberg engaging piano solo performance Robin Spielberg – Columbia Theatre, Longview Washington, live...

Robin Spielberg engaging piano solo performance Robin Spielberg - COLUMBIA THEATRE, LONGVIEW WASHINGTON, LIVE SHOW REVIEW: I first began reviewing Robin's wonderful music over...
Zzaj Productions entering the fourth decade

Zzaj Productions entering the fourth decade Zzaj Productions – Over THIRTY YEARS of music!!

Zzaj Productions entering the fourth decade Zzaj Productions - OVER THIRTY YEARS OF MUSIC: I am so happy to announce that we have just...
Exciting accomplishments and new musical adventures ahead for Faith Angelina

Exciting accomplishments and new musical adventures ahead for Faith Angelina – ZMR Awards Best...

Exciting accomplishments and new musical adventures ahead for Faith Angelina - ZMR AWARDS BEST NEW ARTIST, 2018:  I just can't tell you how happy...

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Modern clever original jazz Alex Levin

Modern clever original jazz Alex Levin – A Sunday Kind of Love

Modern clever original jazz Alex Levin - A SUNDAY KIND OF LOVE:  As you might imagine, I get (literally) hundreds of piano-led jazz CD's...
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Coolness hipness tribute to Bobby Troup Mark Winkler - I'M WITH YOU:  OK, folks, I "grew up" during the whole "Route 66" thing, when...
Eclectic multi ethnic jazz Ray Obiedo

Eclectic multi ethnic jazz Ray Obiedo – Carousel

Eclectic multi ethnic jazz Ray Obiedo - CAROUSEL:  Jazz guitarist Ray Obiedo got very high marks from me in issue # 164, and his...