Jan Garbarek / Bobo Stenson Quartet:
Jan Garbarek / Bobo Stenson Quartet: Witchi-Tai-To Jazz JournalThis outstanding album from one of the most popular jazz groups in Europe and Scandinavia in the mid-to-late 1970s was originally scheduled to be a trio ...
Posted on 20 August 2019 | 4:58 am
Nicole Johänntgen: Solo - Jazz Journal
Nicole Johänntgen: Solo Jazz JournalThe Zurich-based Johänntgen has come a long way since her early days of tightly executed, Candy Dulfer-inspired funk. Her quartet “Nicole Jo” recently ...
Posted on 14 August 2019 | 7:04 am
Garana Jazz Festival, Romania - Jazz Journal
Garana Jazz Festival, Romania Jazz JournalThe 23rd edition of this very special event in remote rural Romania maintained its usual high standard with some of the best on-form, creative musicians in a ...
Posted on 13 August 2019 | 6:06 am
Haden & Renbourn Birthdays, Ivory Coast
Haden & Renbourn Birthdays, Ivory Coast Independence & South African National Women's Day KMUWMonday, August 5 Global Village hosts a little folk fest this time, with music from pioneering as well as contemporary folk artists who range from.
Posted on 5 August 2019 | 12:00 am
Jazz Beatles Covers: The Best Jazz Tributes
Jazz Beatles Covers: The Best Jazz Tributes To Liverpool’s Fab Four uDiscover MusicA tribute to the breadth and depth of The Beatles' work, there is no shortage of Beatles jazz music taking the group's songs into new territory.
Posted on 16 July 2019 | 12:00 am
Edinburgh Napier student radio station
Edinburgh Napier student radio station bringing Jazz and Blues to airwaves Edinburgh NewsStudents will be bringing the sounds of one of Edinburgh's best music festivals to the airwaves over the coming fortnight. Edinburgh Napier's student radio ...
Posted on 12 July 2019 | 12:00 am
As the Montreal Jazz Festival Turns 40, its
As the Montreal Jazz Festival Turns 40, its Visionary Founders Take a Final Bow Yahoo EntertainmentThe 40th edition of the Festival International de Jazz de Montreal, which comes to a close this weekend, marks the last time festival founders André Ménard and ...
Posted on 5 July 2019 | 12:00 am
The Overtones announce Christmas tour,
The Overtones announce Christmas tour, here's how to get presale tickets The ListThe Overtones have announced they will embark on a festive tour throughout December. The Christmas Party tour is set to be packed with 'classic songs and ...
Posted on 1 July 2019 | 12:00 am
Timeless - A Celebration of John Abercrombie
Timeless - A Celebration of John Abercrombie - Live in Greystones The Journal of MusicTIMELESS. The Tommy Halferty Organ Trio - A Celebration of John Abercrombie Live at The Hot Spot Music Club in Greystones. John Abercrombie is World ...
Posted on 1 July 2019 | 12:00 am
Ipswich Jazz Festival, 21-23 June - Jazz
Ipswich Jazz Festival, 21-23 June Jazz JournalFamiliar faces on the stage, familiar repertoire in the performance … yet one of the marvels of jazz is the ability of excellent musicians to personalise frequently ...
Posted on 26 June 2019 | 12:00 am
Pune-based band rocks it at music festival
Pune-based band rocks it at music festival in Belfort Times of IndiaMembers of Pune-based Kehen band had never in their wildest dreams imagined that their maiden public performance would be on a stage abroad.
Posted on 24 June 2019 | 12:00 am
Jamie Cullum, ECM, Avishai Cohen: The Week
Jamie Cullum, ECM, Avishai Cohen: The Week in Jazz JAZZIZ MagazineThe Week in Jazz is your roundup of new and noteworthy stories from the jazz world. It's a one-stop destination for the music news you need to know. Let's take it ...
Posted on 7 June 2019 | 12:00 am
Summer calendar 2019: Ten music festivals to
Summer calendar 2019: Ten music festivals to enjoy in Romania Romania-Insider.comSummer is here and that means it's time to have some fun! And music fans in Romania have many reasons to be happy as there are plenty of festivals ...
Posted on 6 June 2019 | 12:00 am
Originality And Uncertainty Still Reign As
Originality And Uncertainty Still Reign As 'Black Mirror' Enters Its 5th Season WVTFWhen CBS All Access unveiled its new version of The Twilight Zone earlier this year, the general consensus was that the initial episodes in the new series.
Posted on 5 June 2019 | 12:00 am
Standard bank Joy of Jazz lineup
Standard bank Joy of Jazz lineup "Unleashed" 702This spring, Joburg will groove to the rhythm of jazz unleashed as the city celebrates the 22nd Standard Bank Joy of Jazz.
Posted on 16 May 2019 | 12:00 am
Jazzahead 2019, Bremen - Jazz Journal
Jazzahead 2019, Bremen Jazz JournalMany superlatives come to mind when attending this event. Jazzahead hasn't stopped growing since it started in 2006, and if one thing's for sure, three days is ...
Posted on 2 May 2019 | 12:00 am
Marilyn Mazur's Shamania: Shamania - Jazz
Marilyn Mazur's Shamania: Shamania Jazz JournalMazur won Denmark's prestigious Jazzpar Prize in 2001. Her extensive CV includes work with Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter and Gil Evans plus a lengthy tenure ...
Posted on 25 April 2019 | 12:00 am
Various ECM: 50 Touchstones - Jazz
Various ECM: 50 Touchstones Jazz JournalThis is the first half of the batch of 50 re-releases issued in this, the 50th anniversary year of ECM – the independent company which producer Manfred Eicher ...
Posted on 21 April 2019 | 12:00 am
Classic Jazz albums on ECM Records you need
Classic Jazz albums on ECM Records you need to hear - Album Lists SoundblabEdition of Contemporary Music (ECM) records are jazz albums filtered through a prism that includes the colors of both folk and chamber music. The label is ...
Posted on 29 March 2019 | 12:00 am
Destinations for music fans: Romania
Destinations for music fans: Romania festivals in 2019 Romania-Insider.comThe seasons of festivals is about to begin and Romania is not short on options. From the “world capital of night and magic” to events held in remote locations but ...
Posted on 22 March 2019 | 12:00 am
Resolved Question: Soprano, alto, tenor and
Here are mine:
Soprano: Jan Garbarek
Alto: Art Pepper
Tenor: Charles Lloyd
Baritone: John Surman Thanks for all the answers. Obviously, there really was/is no "best" answer for this, but Wire And String's inclusion of Eric Dolphy (a favorite of mine, too) tipped things in that direction. As it is, I am thinking that any of our favorites lists could change with some frequency... I've been listening to a lot of Rahsaan Roland Kirk the past few days and he could readily be substituted for either Garbarek or Lloyd in my list...
Posted on 28 December 2016 | 1:38 pm
Resolved Question: Where's all the good
Frank Zappa is my hero. He is the reason why I decided to go to school and major in music. Are there any other musical geniuses like him in the world today that I may not know about?
Posted on 28 October 2013 | 3:58 pm
Resolved Question: What musicians are ahead
Think of a musical artist from a more recent period (say, in the second half of the 20th century and beyond) whose music was so avant garde and unfamiliar that it provoked a similarly puzzled reaction from audiences experiencing it for the first time.
Posted on 22 October 2013 | 1:32 pm
Resolved Question: Favorite Jazz Albums?
What are yours?
Posted on 3 March 2013 | 11:40 am
Resolved Question: Could anyone help me
All I know is that it's part of a saxophone quartet. I have no idea which quartet, by which composer, although it definitely sounds contemporary to me. Help please, I've been trying to get to the bottom of this for a very long time now. Thank you.
Posted on 12 August 2012 | 11:32 pm