Community Articles

09/22/14    Community Articles

Renowned Composer/Pianist and NEC Faculty Member Fred Hersch Presents Master Class on Tuesday, October 7 at New England Conservatory

Jon Muchin

Jazz pianist, composer and NEC faculty member Fred Hersch presents a masterclass for NEC students on Tuesday, October 7 at 3 p.m. The event, which is free and open to the public, takes place in New England Conservatory’s Pierce Hall.

Wally Schnalle's "Idiot Fish"--No Fools on This Album

09/21/14    Albums

Wally Schnalle's "Idiot Fish"--No Fools on This Album

Travis Rogers

After eight albums as a bandleader and performer extraordinaire with Bay Area bands, Schnalle has released “Idiot Fish” with a great line-up of complimentary artists. While Schnalle is an exemplary drummer and technological innovator, he augments his own...

Kama Ruby to Appear for the Kern County Bar Association

09/18/14    Community Articles

Kama Ruby to Appear for the Kern County Bar Association

Kama Ruby

Kama Ruby will be playing for the October 16th Kern County Bar Association's Bench and Bar Social. Appearing with her will be Glen Fong on Bass and Jeff Rosbrugh on piano. She will give a sneak peak of a few of her songs that will appear on Kama Ruby: "Rock...

09/18/14    Albums

Jack Cooper - Mists: Charles Ives For Jazz Orchestra

Brent Vaughan

Jack Cooper melds the works of a legendary 20th Century composer with the sounds of a 21st Century Jazz orchestra!

09/17/14    Community Articles

A Wycliffe Gordon Revolution by April Brumfield

April Brumfield

“Best in Trombone”. “Rising Star on Tuba”. “Trombonist of the Year”. These are all recent accolades bestowed upon Wycliffe Gordon. Perhaps the greatest jazz trombonist of his generation, Wycliffe is a consummate musician. He plays 23 instruments and his...

09/17/14    Community Articles

KCC Productions presents Kiki Sanchez' Salsa Jazz Project September 24.

Kimberly Chmura

Kiki Sanchez' Salsa Jazz Project will be the featured music at Miami Beach's monthly Food Truck and Music Festival September 24 at the North Shore Bandshell, 7275 Collins Avenue, from 6 to 9 PM. The festival is free for all ages.

09/17/14    Albums

"Mists: Charles Ives For Jazz Orchestra"

Brent Vaughan

A review of the 2014 Planet Arts release, "Mists: Charles Ives For Jazz Orchestra", arranged and conducted by Jack Cooper.

Joe Sample & the Jazz Crusaders

09/16/14    Community Articles

Joe Sample & the Jazz Crusaders

Ed Hamilton

From Houston to Los Angeles

The unbending Privacy

09/16/14    Albums

The unbending Privacy

Gustavo Bustamante

Here we are faced with a high lineage compositional part of drummer who knows the psychic states of this format with a clear tilt to its version gringa. In general lines, highlights the subtlely cozy, discretion, both in the rhythm section as in the phrasing...

Junity-- Hendrik Meurkens & Misha Tsiganov

09/16/14    Albums

Junity-- Hendrik Meurkens & Misha Tsiganov

Scott Albin

The title of this CD combines the word unity with junto, the Brazilian word for together, and it aptly describes the refined rapport between Hendrik Meurkens' harmonica and Misha Tsiganov's piano. Tsiganov, who came to the U.S. from Russia in 1991 to study...

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