Music Reviews

Music Reviews

Anyone who has read my music reviews knows that I have a passion for ANY type of music... the only CD's that don't get reviewed here are those which lack a high "EQ" (energy quotient)... we are very happy to bring you a new and updated site where our prime reviews can be viewed and shared!

Adventurous colorful ensembles Chris Torkewitz

Adventurous colorful ensembles Chris Torkewitz – NY Ensembles

Adventurous colorful ensembles Chris Torkewitz - NY ENSEMBLES:  Multi-instrumentalist Chris has released an album of the most adventurous colorful ensembles you will ever hear......
Amazing piano artistry Marina Pacowski

Amazing piano artistry Marina Pacowski – Concerto for Piano and String Orchestra

Amazing piano artistry Marina Pacowski - CONCERTO FOR PIANO AND STRING ORCHESTRA:  I'm not always inclined to write about classical music, since I don't...
Multi style rhythm marvels Corina Bartra

Multi style rhythm marvels Corina Bartra – Amber Light

Multi style rhythm marvels Corina Bartra - AMBER LIGHT:  I first became acquainted with Corina's exciting jazz vocal style when I reviewed her "Takunde"...
Exceptionally expressive solo piano Pam Asberry

Exceptionally expressive solo piano Pam Asberry – Unraveling

Exceptionally expressive solo piano Pam Asberry - UNRAVELING:  I've often expressed a certain "wonderment" at Pam's piano work, but her new album is one...
Ultimate cool hipster jazz Gary Brumburgh

Ultimate cool hipster jazz Gary Brumburgh – Full Circle

Ultimate cool hipster jazz Gary Brumburgh - FULL CIRCLE:  If you're looking for "unique" in jazz vocal work, you'll just HAVE to have Gary's...
Exciting eclectic jazz vocals Courtney Freed

Exciting eclectic jazz vocals Courtney Freed – Big Crazy Love

Exciting eclectic jazz vocals Courtney Freed - BIG CRAZY LOVE:  What sheer joy I get from listening to Courtney... her latest release is an...
Passionate Latin jazz Juan Carlos Quintero

Passionate Latin jazz Juan Carlos Quintero – Table For Five

Passionate Latin jazz Juan Carlos Quintero - TABLE FOR FIVE:  I was first exposed to guitarist Juan's music when I reviewed "Caminando", about this...
Supremely gratifying sound design Michael Whalen

Supremely gratifying sound design Michael Whalen – Imaginary Trains

Supremely gratifying sound design Michael Whalen - IMAGINARY TRAINS:  You absolutely need to join multi-instrumentalist Michael on his latest release... he creates (as he...
Prolific jazz giant Doug MacDonald

Prolific jazz giant Doug MacDonald and the L.A. All-Star Octet – Overtones

Prolific jazz giant Doug MacDonald and the L.A. All-Star Octet - OVERTONES:  There are three words that best describe jazz guitarist Doug's work... "prolific...
Soothing calming healing music magic Gian Berselli and Jérémy Marais

Soothing calming healing music magic Gian Berselli and Jérémy Marais – Creative Stillness

Soothing calming healing music magic Gian Berselli and Jérémy Marais - CREATIVE STILLNESS:  I begin to feel like the promoters who feed me music...