Features

Eric Dolphy: It’s All Out There Now

Rediscovered 1963 recordings by the saxophonist deepen the legacy of a jazz visionary

Eric Dolphy

Reviews

Live Review: New York Winter Jazzfest 2019

The growing event celebrates its 15th anniversary with nine days of diverse offerings

Meshell Ndegeocello at the 2019 Winter Jazzfest in New York

Departments

JazzTimes 10: Great Recordings of “My Funny Valentine”

These 10 renditions of one of the most-played songs in jazz make us smile with our heart

Departments

2018 Expanded Critics’ Poll Results

JazzTimes’ critics pick their favorites of the year: artists, festivals, venues, and more

02-19-19    Albums

Jacques Schwarz-Bart: Hazzan (Enja/Yellowbird)

The world’s religions have long provided jazz musicians with melodies to explore, and while Judaism……Read More

02-18-19    Albums

Hedvig Mollestad Trio: Smells Funny (Rune Grammafon)

The belching, blues-rock mongrel that is the Hedvig Mollestad Trio could emanate only from the……Read More

02-17-19    Albums

Joe Lovano: Trio Tapestry (ECM)

Joe Lovano’s first album as a leader on ECM introduces a new trio. Marilyn Crispell……Read More

02-16-19    Albums

Gary Burton: Take Another Look: A Career Retrospective (Mack Avenue)

At 75, Gary Burton—a jazz giant since his teens—is one of the few musicians for……Read More

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Features

02-19-19   

Mariel Austin: Big Band Booster
By Jeff Tamarkin

When she was all of 12 years old, Mariel Austin witnessed the Berkeley High School……Read More

02-12-19   

Viva Xalapa!: Jazz in Mexico
By James Gavin

The Mexican city played host to Latin America’s first jazz education conference.…Read More

02-01-19   

Satoko Fujii: Full Calendar
By Britt Robson

When Satoko Fujii was four, she was so shy that she begged to quit kindergarten.……Read More

01-28-19   

Christian Sands: The Natural
By Michael J. West

“The thing with Christian is that he’s not always trying to be hip: He already……Read More

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