Masterful saxophone led jazz Mark Turner & Gary Foster

Masterful saxophone led jazz Mark Turner & Gary Foster – Mark Turner Meets Gary...

Masterful saxophone led jazz Mark Turner & Gary Foster - MARK TURNER MEETS GARY FOSTER:  This great hour+ double CD features masterful saxophone led...
Exuberantly executed jazz piano Larry Fuller

Exuberantly executed jazz piano Larry Fuller – Overjoyed

Exuberantly executed jazz piano Larry Fuller - OVERJOYED:  It's been a bit since I reviewed Larry's excellent jazz piano in issue # 154, and...
Mighty hip swinging jazz Rob Ryndak Tom Lockwood

Mighty hip swinging jazz Rob Ryndak Tom Lockwood feat. Brian Lynch – Gratitude

Mighty hip swinging jazz Rob Ryndak Tom Lockwood feat. Brian Lynch - GRATITUDE:  The originals that pianist/percussionist Rob & and reedman Tom present on...
Tasty masterful Latin jazz Mark Morganelli and The Jazz Forum Allstars

Tasty masterful Latin jazz Mark Morganelli and The Jazz Forum Allstars – Brasil!

Tasty masterful Latin jazz Mark Morganelli and The Jazz Forum Allstars - BRASIL!:  Mark proves himself to be an absolute "brass master" on this...
Wonderful collaboration of Brazilian jazz John Finbury

Wonderful collaboration of Brazilian jazz John Finbury – Sorte!

Wonderful collaboration of Brazilian jazz John Finbury - SORTE!:  Brazilian singer-songwriter-actress Thalma de Freitas is joined by an all-star set of players (Vitor Gonçalves...
Very fine jazz quartet debut Califournia Quartet

Very fine jazz quartet debut Califournia Quartet – Califournia Quartet

Very fine jazz quartet debut Califournia Quartet - CALIFOURNIA QUARTET:  I reviewed the guitarist for this quartet, Doug MacDonald, on his "Organisms" release earlier...
Highly creative timely and timeless Richie Beirach Gregor Huebner Duo

Highly creative timely and timeless Richie Beirach – Gregor Huebner Duo – Crossing Borders

Highly creative timely and timeless Richie Beirach Gregor Huebner Duo - CROSSING BORDERS:  This beautiful big-band-oriented release features Richie Beirach's high-energy piano, with violin...
Exciting jazz tribute to Rio de Janeiro Carlos Barbosa-Lima

Exciting jazz tribute to Rio de Janeiro Carlos Barbosa-Lima – Delicado

Exciting jazz tribute to Rio de Janeiro Carlos Barbosa-Lima - DELICADO:  CARLOS plays magical guitar, and chose excellent players to join him... Larry Del...
High spirited impeccable jazz vocals Rebecca DuMaine and the Dave Miller Combo

High spirited impeccable jazz vocals Rebecca DuMaine and the Dave Miller Combo – Chez...

High spirited impeccable jazz vocals Rebecca DuMaine and the Dave Miller Combo - CHEZ NOUS:  There was a time (way back in my earliest...
Deeply moving grooving jazz Bennett Paster

Deeply moving grooving jazz Bennett Paster – Indivisible

Deeply moving grooving jazz Bennett Paster - INDIVISIBLE:  This great new album won't be released until May, 2019, but you'll want to get your...

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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...
Coolness hipness tribute to Bobby Troup Mark Winkler

Coolness hipness tribute to Bobby Troup Mark Winkler – I’m With You

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...