David R. Adler

David R.’s Contributions

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12/22/14    Features

Love Story: "Keep On Keepin' On"

A new Clark Terry documentary tells a sweet, inspiring tale

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12/02/14    Before & After

Before & After with Nasheet Waits

On the virtues of his peers and the lessons of the masters

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10/06/14    Features

Kris Davis: Good Citizen

The pianist-composer takes stock of her journey

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07/30/14    Features

A Night of Improvised Round Robin Duets in NYC

The power of two

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05/30/14    Overdue Ovation

Overdue Ovation: Doug Wieselman

A protean sideman goes (literally) solo

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05/24/14    Features

The Illustrious Jazz Past of Political Blogger Charles Johnson

From fusion to filibusters

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12/13/13    Features

Home & Away with Gerald Cleaver

Avant-garde, swing & everything in between

10/30/13    Features

Jonathan Finlayson: The Chess Player

Trumpeter takes no prisoners on his highly anticipated debut

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10/26/13    Features

Wallace Roney Premieres Wayne Shorter’s Long-Lost “Universe”

Previously unplayed music was written with Miles in mind

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10/02/13    Features

Milford Graves: Sound and Vision

A lifetime achievement showcase for a drum great

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08/28/13    Features

Four Classic Guitar-Duo Albums

When two necks are better than one

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08/27/13    Features

Guitar Summit: A Chat with Nels Cline and Julian Lage

Two hundred percent power

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08/18/13    Before & After

Before & After with David Gilmore

Listening with a guitarist who lives "in many different worlds"

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08/01/13    Concerts

Wallace Roney Premieres Wayne Shorter’s Long-Lost “Universe”

Revelatory orchestral performance at NYC’s Jazz Standard

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06/27/13    Features

Tony Malaby's Sound Studies

The saxophonist balances artistic daring and highly informed craftsmanship

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About David R. Adler

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David R. Adler writes on music, politics and culture from his home in New York. His work has appeared in The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Weekly, JazzTimes, DownBeat, Jazziz, Slate, Time Out New York, The New York Times, Forward, The New Republic Online and many other outlets. David is also a "New York @ Night" columnist and regular contributor to The New York City Jazz Record (formerly All About Jazz-New York). His blog Lerterland can be found at blog.adlermusic.com.