Soulful Latin jazz Sergio Pereira

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Soulful Latin jazz Sergio Pereira - NU BRAZIL:  One of the truly lasting pleasures of having reviewed music for (over) 40 years is knowing...
Explosive collective spontaneous jazz Ryan Meagher

Explosive collective spontaneous jazz Ryan Meagher – Evil Twin

Explosive collective spontaneous jazz Ryan Meagher - EVIL TWIN:  I can honestly say that guitarist Ryan Meagher surprised me with the great improvisational works...
Lovely emotional jazz vocals Olivia Foschi

Lovely emotional jazz vocals Olivia Foschi – Fleeting Windows

Lovely emotional jazz vocals Olivia Foschi - FLEETING WINDOWS: I was first exposed to & reviewed Olivia's lovely jazz vocal work (way back) in...
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...
Compelling original big band jazz One O'Clock Lab Band

Compelling original big band jazz One O’Clock Lab Band – Lab 2018/The Rhythm of...

Compelling original big band jazz One O'Clock Lab Band - LAB 2018/THE RHYTHM OF THE ROAD:  When I had the privilege of reviewing this...
Stimulating exciting jazz Randy Brecker & Mats Holmquist, f/UMO Jazz Orchestra

Stimulating exciting jazz Randy Brecker & Mats Holmquist, f/UMO Jazz Orchestra – Together

Stimulating exciting jazz Randy Brecker & Mats Holmquist, f/UMO Jazz Orchestra - TOGETHER:  Anyone who has listened to Randy's fantastic trumpet and flugelhorn work...
High-talent masterful vibraphone jazz Mike Freeman ZonaVibe

High-talent masterful vibraphone jazz Mike Freeman ZonaVibe – Venetian Blinds

High-talent masterful vibraphone jazz Mike Freeman ZonaVibe - VENETIAN BLINDS:  "Old soul" Latin jazz fans (like me) can't help but remember the hip sounds...
Evocative love story jazz vocals Vivian Lee

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Evocative love story jazz vocals Vivian Lee - LET'S TALK ABOUT LOVE:  If you love ladies who know how to bring stories of love...
Highly creative jazz vocals Carmela Rappazzo

Highly creative jazz vocals Carmela Rappazzo – Howlin’ At The Moon

Highly creative jazz vocals Carmela Rappazzo - HOWLIN' AT THE MOON:  If what you're thirsting for is jazz vocal work that's highly creative, Carmela...
Solidly inspiring Northwest jazz Bryan Smith

Solidly inspiring Northwest jazz Bryan Smith – This Is Water

Solidly inspiring Northwest jazz Bryan Smith - THIS IS WATER:  It was quite interesting for me to learn that Bryan's saxophone work had been...

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Invigorating Japanese jazz Akira Tana and Otonowa - AI SAN SAN (LOVE'S RADIANCE):  Absolutely invigorating jazz from Japanese drum maestro Akira that gives you...
Stunningly beautiful contemporary piano John Otott

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Stunningly beautiful contemporary piano John Otott - UNSPOKEN:  I was absolutely in awe of John's beautiful contemporary piano work on his "Colors" album, reviewed...
Dazzling brilliant multisaxophone gems Four

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Dazzling brilliant multisaxophone gems Four - THERE YOU GO THINKING AGAIN:  This is actually my first listen to the dazzling brilliance from "Four"... I...