Masters Legacy Series 2: Ron Carter #ad - With more than 2, 000 albums to his credit, he has recorded with many of music's greats.
Questioned AnswerHollistic MusicWorks #ad - And as a duo, intelligence and lack of cliche, they essay and recast jazz classics and standards with warmth, often journeying into uncharted territory only bound by their searching imagination. In the quartet setting, bridging traditional and contemporary sounds with virtuosity, joined by legendary drummer Billy Hart and master bassist Boris Kozlov, Lynch and Cohen present a program of their own searching and often epic original music, passion and aplomb.
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Questioned Answer #ad - The musical bond between lynch and Cohen has roots that go beyond the work they've put in towards crafting a distinctive sound in both quartet and duo formats.
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ConfessionsMack Avenue #ad - Veronica swift is the epitome of a modern female jazz singer. Shrink-wrapped. At just 25 years old, jazz standard, veronica swift has built a résumé that even many late-career jazz singers would envy: tours as a featured vocalist with Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and Chris Botti; a guest collaboration with Michael Feinstein; engagements at A-list clubs like Birdland, Dizzy s Club and Jazz Showcase.
Confessions #ad - Jazztimes Shrink-wrapped. Her songs are marvelously well-crafted performances rooted in tradition but up-to-the-minute in execution. All about jazz swift is a 25-year-old vocalist of nimble grace and forceful disclosure, as if Annie Ross had gotten more of Sarah Vaughan s influence. The always hilarious i m hip, written by dave frishberg and bob dorough whom Swift says was like an uncle growing up takes Swift back to her early days on the New York City scene, when she was meeting all the heavy cats and doing her best just to hang on and find her wavelength.
The new York Times. Veronica can slide seamlessly from a difficult syncopated rhythm to a wistful love song to a fresh arrangement of an old standard.
Beloved of the SkySmoke Sessions Records #ad - Beloved of the Sky #ad - Shrink-wrapped. A major artistic statement from renowned pianist Renee Rosnes performed with saxophonist Chris Potter, vibraphonist Steve Nelson, bassist Peter Washington and legendary drummer Lenny White. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped.
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Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album Deluxe 2 CDVerve #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Unknown until 2004 and unheard until now, these recordings by the John Coltrane Quartet are, as Sonny Rollins says in the liner notes, like finding a new room in the Great Pyramid. Shrink-wrapped. Featuring the classic quartet – john coltrane, mccoy tyner, jimmy garrison and elvin jones – and recorded at the end of a two-week run at Birdland, the music on this album represents one of the most influential groups in music history both performing in a musical style it had perfected and reaching in new, exploratory directions that were to affect the trajectory of jazz from that point forward.
Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album Deluxe 2 CD #ad - Shrink-wrapped. The standard version available in cd and lp formats incorporates 7 tracks, 2 of which are two completely unheard, brand new original compositions as well as Coltrane classics like Impressions and Vilia. The deluxe version also available in cd and LP formats incorporates 7 alternate takes of some of the tracks from the standard – a must have for any Coltrane fan.
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After The Fall 2 CDECM #ad - For me, it’s not only a historical document, but a truly great concert. This performance - in newark, new jersey in November 1998 - marked Jarrett’s return to the stage after a two year hiatus. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. I was amazed to hear how well the music worked, ” writes Keith Jarrett in his liner note.
After The Fall 2 CD #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. The group colloquially known as “the Standards trio” has made many outstanding recordings, and After The Fall must rank with the very best of them. Joined by improvising partners gary peacock and jack dejohnette, he glides and soars through classics of the Great American Songbook including “The Masquerade Is Over”, “Autumn Leaves”, “When I Fall In Love” and “I’ll See You Again”.
There are also breath-taking accounts of hallowed bebop tunes including charlie parker’s “scrapple From The Apple”, Sonny Rollins’s “Doxy”, plus a rare, Bud Powell’s “Bouncin’ With Bud”, energetic exploration of Coltrane’s “ Moment’s Notice”.
Seymour Reads the Constitution!Nonesuch #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. On seymour reads the constitution!, jazz tunes elmo hope, sam rivers, brad Mehldau Trio performs three Mehldau originals combined with interpretations of pop songs Paul McCartney, Brian Wilson, and one work from the American songbook Frederick Loewe's "Almost Like Being in Love".