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JT Track Premiere: “Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive”

First track from Regina Carter’s new Ella Fitzgerald tribute album

Regina Carter (photo courtesy of DL Media)

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Vision Festival 22 Lineup Announced

Seven-day free-jazz fest boasts Cooper-Moore, Nicole Mitchell, David Murray, Tomika Reid, William Parker and many more

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Wayne Shorter Is Detroit Jazz Fest's Artist-in-Residence

Saxophone great to perform with his quartet and quintet, plus North American debut of his composition, “Emanon”

Features

Bright Moments With Carla Bley

The composer and pianist reflects on highlights from her discography

03-06-17    Albums

Frank Kimbrough: Solstice

The best pianists play with a lyricism that makes fast pieces feel like ballads and……Read More

03-03-17    Albums

Billy Hart & the WDR Big Band: The Broader Picture

Billy Hart is beyond a “first-call” drummer. He is all but inescapable. It is not……Read More

03-02-17    Albums

Keely Smith: The Intimate Keely Smith

Keely Smith’s solo career, begun in the mid-1950s while she was wowing Vegas audiences alongside……Read More

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Elliott Sharp Aggregat: Dialectrical

Dialectrical was recorded a month before Elliott Sharp’s 65th birthday and pays homage to no……Read More

03-01-17    Albums

Ralph Peterson’s Aggregate Prime: Dream Deferred

When it was recorded in October 2015, Dream Deferred was drummer-bandleader Ralph Peterson’s way of……Read More

02-28-17    Albums

Brian Charette: Once & Future

A couple of years ago, organist Brian Charette published the well-regarded instruction book 101 Hammond……Read More

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Features

03-01-17   

Darcy James Argue: The Enemy Within
By Michael J. West

“Shall I Reveal a World?” Paraphrased from The Crying of Lot 49—Thomas Pynchon’s classic conspiracy-theory……Read More

02-28-17   

Chick Corea’s 75th Birthday Celebration at the Blue Note
By JazzTimes

Keyboardist and composer Chick Corea has a storied history of performances at New York’s Blue……Read More

02-27-17   

Bright Moments With Carla Bley
By Aidan Levy

It was Nov. 4, and Carla Bley sat at the piano at Jazz Standard in……Read More

02-22-17   

The Top 50: Writers’ Ballots
By JazzTimes

Note: The combined rankings by our writers was used to compile our overall top 50……Read More

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