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!

Tantalizing tango mastery Yulia Musayelyan Tango Project

Tantalizing tango mastery Yulia Musayelyan Tango Project – Oblivion

Tantalizing tango mastery Yulia Musayelyan Tango Project - OBLIVION:   This is my first listen to flutist/vocalist Yulia's work, and I can tell you that...
Triumphant Wes Montgomery tribute Nelson Riveros

Triumphant Wes Montgomery tribute Nelson Riveros – The Latin Side of Wes Montgomery

Triumphant Wes Montgomery tribute Nelson Riveros - THE LATIN SIDE OF WES MONTGOMERY:  As I'm sitting here in my "Morning Calm" review studio listening...
Exciting experimental jazz vocals Melbreeze

Exciting experimental jazz vocals Melbreeze – I Love Paris

Exciting experimental jazz vocals Melbreeze - I LOVE PARIS:  I first heard Melbreeze perform vocals on Gergo Borlai's "The Missing Song" album, and was...
Fantastic forward looking jazz funk DiCosimo Pagan

Fantastic forward looking jazz funk DiCosimo Pagan – Con Moto

Fantastic forward looking jazz funk DiCosimo Pagan - CON MOTO:   Folks, if you're lookin' for music you can DIG down deep into, this fantastic...
Daringly diverse big band jazz The Jeff Benedict Big Band

Daringly diverse big band jazz The Jeff Benedict Big Band – The Weather Is...

Daringly diverse big band jazz The Jeff Benedict Big Band - THE WEATHER IS HERE WISH YOU WERE BEAUTIFUL:   When I first reviewed saxophonist...
Thrilling thirteen piece big band jazz David Angel Jazz Ensemble

Thrilling thirteen piece big band jazz David Angel Jazz Ensemble – Out on the...

Thrilling thirteen piece big band jazz David Angel Jazz Ensemble - OUT ON THE COAST:   Listeners who just love it lively will welcome this...
Beautiful Brazilian and Afro-Cuban jazz Sue Maskaleris

Beautiful Brazilian and Afro-Cuban jazz Sue Maskaleris – Love Is The Key

Beautiful Brazilian and Afro-Cuban jazz Sue Maskaleris - LOVE IS THE KEY:  It's been (over) seven years since I first reviewed Sue's "Bring Nothing...
Extraordinary musical excursions Wayne Alpern

Extraordinary musical excursions Wayne Alpern – Jukebox

Extraordinary musical excursions Wayne Alpern - JUKEBOX:   The music we most enjoy is often that which we "grew up" with.. Wayne's marvelous arrangements on...
Lively groovin' jazz piano Chris Rottmayer

Lively groovin’ jazz piano Chris Rottmayer – Sunday at Pilars

Lively groovin' jazz piano Chris Rottmayer - SUNDAY AT PILARS:  If you're an avid fan of jazz piano, you'll find Chris's lively groovin' piano...
Delightfully dynamic jazz debut Hugh Manwell

Delightfully dynamic jazz debut Hugh Manwell – Hugh

Delightfully dynamic jazz debut Hugh Manwell - HUGH:  I'm always excited to hear new artists, and multi-instrumentalist Hugh has created a delightfully dynamic jazz...