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!

Equally stunning timeless jazz trio The Lost Melody

Equally stunning timeless jazz trio The Lost Melody – New Songs For Old Souls

Equally stunning timeless jazz trio The Lost Melody - NEW SONGS FOR OLD SOULS:  The trio members (Joe Davidian: piano, Jamie Ousley: bass, Austin...
Highly creative jazz fusion Pablo Embon

Highly creative jazz fusion Pablo Embon – Harmony Tales

Highly creative jazz fusion Pablo Embon - HARMONY TALES:  If you are as dedicated a fan of highly creative jazz fusion, you will recognize...
Universally powerful sonic wonders Anaya Music

Universally powerful sonic wonders Anaya Music – Beyond Earth

Universally powerful sonic wonders Anaya Music - BEYOND EARTH:   When an artist is able to tap into higher powers, the results will always be...
Imaginative sonic inventions Robert Dick Joelle Leandre Miya Masaoka

Imaginative sonic inventions Robert Dick Joelle Leandre Miya Masaoka – Solar Wind

Imaginative sonic inventions Robert Dick Joelle Leandre Miya Masaoka - SOLAR WIND:  The (most) imaginative sonic inventions you will hear on this release are...
Challenging innovative improvisation Miya Masaoka, Zeena Parkins, Myra Melford

Challenging innovative improvisation Miya Masaoka, Zeena Parkins, Myra Melford – MZM

Challenging innovative improvisation Miya Masaoka, Zeena Parkins, Myra Melford - MZM:  If your listening tastes run to "normal" music, this may not be your...
Beautifully calming solo piano Gary Schmidt

Beautifully calming solo piano Gary Schmidt – A Classical Meditation

Beautifully calming solo piano Gary Schmidt - A CLASSICAL MEDITATION:  One of the things I liked when I visited Gary's website is his slogan......
Soul soothing stimulating jazz Val Gardena

Soul soothing stimulating jazz Val Gardena – Across The Divide

Soul soothing stimulating jazz Val Gardena - ACROSS THE DIVIDE:  I was highly impressed when I reviewed composer Christopher James's work on his "Grace...
Lovely layered sonic landscapes Michael Whalen

Lovely layered sonic landscapes Michael Whalen – Sacred Spaces

Lovely layered sonic landscapes Michael Whalen - SACRED SPACES:  If you've always considered "ambient electronic" to be "all the same"... endless loops, somewhat uninspired...
Powerfully poignant piano memories Dana Sandler

Powerfully poignant piano memories Dana Sandler – I Never Saw Another Butterfly

Powerfully poignant piano memories Dana Sandler - I NEVER SAW ANOTHER BUTTERFLY:  This is my first experience listening to Dana's powerfully poignant piano creations,...
Spirited inventive jazz vocals Clairdee

Spirited inventive jazz vocals Clairdee – A Love Letter To Lena

Spirited inventive jazz vocals Clairdee - A LOVE LETTER TO LENA:  Back in my formative jazz years, lady vocalists like Nancy Wilson, Nina Simone...