Features

Wynton Marsalis & Ethan Iverson: A Conversation on Jazz & Race

A freewheeling discussion from the 2018 Jazz Congress in NYC

Reviews

Live Review: Dave Burrell & Archie Shepp in Brooklyn

Legendary avant-garde pianist (and lifetime-achievement honoree) and saxophonist open Vision Festival 2018

Dave Burrell at Roulette in Brooklyn, May 23, 2018

Features

Letter From Saint Petersburg

In 2018, International Jazz Day brings the beyond-politics cultural diplomacy of the U.N. to Russia

(photo by Steve Mundinger/Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz)

Features

Frank Vignola: Given the Gift of Life

The guitar virtuoso turns a devastating accident into an opportunity for musical growth

05-24-18    Albums

Nellie McKay: Sister Orchid (Palmetto)

If Theo Bleckmann has an equal among fearless vocal adventurers, it is surely Nellie McKay.……Read More

05-23-18    Albums

David Ake: Humanities (Posi-Tone)

Humanities is a striking, distinctive record, but in one respect it is representative of a……Read More

05-23-18    Albums

Renee Rosnes: Beloved of the Sky (Smoke Sessions)

Finding a more simpatico crew for this quintet date from Renee Rosnes would have been……Read More

05-22-18    Albums

Evan Parker/Barry Guy/Paul Lytton: Music for David Mossman: Live at Vortex London (Intakt)

Who is David Mossman? He is the founder of the Vortex – a jazz club……Read More

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05-25-18   

Todd Marcus: Streets of Baltimore
By Geoffrey Himes

Rising jazz star Todd Marcus lives just three blocks from Gilmor Homes, the Baltimore housing……Read More

05-23-18   

Letter From Saint Petersburg
By Evan Haga

This article will appear in the July/August issue of JazzTimes. “You have to imagine peace, and……Read More

05-20-18   

Frank Vignola: Given the Gift of Life
By Mac Randall

One evening in May of 2017, at home in rural Warwick, N.Y., guitarist Frank Vignola,……Read More

05-18-18   

Bill Frisell: The Quiet American
By Mac Randall

Midway through Emma Franz’s charming but weirdly structured documentary Bill Frisell: A Portrait, the director……Read More

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