03/25/13 Artist's Choice
The saxophonist chooses seven favorites featuring the late drummer/composer
The tenor saxophonist pays tribute to the legendary drummer
Joe Lovano remembers Smith, one of his mentors and a longtime associate of Tadd Dameron.
March 2007 Farewells
When your idols hear you, your perception of who you are on the scene and who you are as a musician takes on a new meaning and purpose. We are always in a state of development as improvisers and constantly experiencing this multigenerational and multicultural...
June 2001 News
“It was in the mid-’80s up at Yale. We played a concert with the Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra and Toshiko Akiyoshi and Lew Tabackin’s band; two big bands. They played first and had a fantastic set; then we went up to play. Our first chart was “The Interloper”...
About Joe Lovano
Joe Lovano joined the JazzTimes community on Oct 08, 2008