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Timeless innovation rippling emotion Darrell Katz And The JCA Orchestra – Rats Live On...

Timeless innovation rippling emotion Darrell Katz And The JCA Orchestra - RATS LIVE ON NO EVIL STAR:  It's been a while since I reviewed...
Fresh exciting lunar jazz vocals Allegra Levy

Fresh exciting lunar jazz vocals Allegra Levy – Looking At The Moon

Fresh exciting lunar jazz vocals Allegra Levy - LOOKING AT THE MOON:  When you've really "got it all together" as a jazz vocalist, you...
Challenging adventurous original jazz Rafal Sarnecki

Challenging adventurous original jazz Rafal Sarnecki – Climbing Trees

Challenging adventurous original jazz Rafal Sarnecki - CLIMBING TREES:  Jazz guitarist Rafal is originally from Poland, but lives & plays in NYC these days......
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Adventuresome big-band jazz exploration Ayn Inserto - DOWN A RABBIT HOLE:  When I first reviewed Ayn's wonderful compositions and arrangements in issue # 165,...
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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

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Lovely sophisticated jazz vocals Judith Lorick

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Amazing French Horn led Latin jazz Ken Wiley

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Amazing French Horn led Latin jazz Ken Wiley - CUERNO EXOTICA:  As I pointed out in my review of Ken's "Jazz Horn Redux" album...

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