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Concord Announces Release Schedule

Concord Records has announced its release schedule for the upcoming months. Some highlights include Eddie Palmieri’s Listen Here!, which celebrates his 50 years in music; collaborators for the project include David Sanchez, Regina Carter, John Scofield and Christian McBride. Other highlights include the new release from Ozomatli, who just won a Grammy for Street Signs and Keely Smith’s tribute to Louis Prima Vegas ’58- Today.

There are also a few new artists on Concord who are releasing albums in the upcoming months, including Debby Boone, who pays a tribute to her mother-in-law Rosemary Clooney with Reflections of Rosemary.

A full release schedule is as follows:

March 1: O’2L Doyle’s Brunch (Peak)

March 8: Various Jazz Moods: Sounds of Spring (Concord Special Projects

March 15: Mary Haskell Inspired: Standards Good for the Soul (Concord)

Paul Taylor Nightlife (Peak)

Marian McPartland & Friends 85 Candles: Live in New York (Concord Jazz)

Marian McPartland Piano Jazz with Steely Dan (The Jazz Alliance)

March 22: Bobby Darin Live at the Desert Inn (Neon Tonic)

April 5: Diane Schuur w/ Dave Samuels and the Caribbean Jazz Project Schuur Fire (Picante)

Scott Hamilton w/ Bill Charlap Back in New York (Concord Jazz)

April 12: Gary Burton Next Generation (Concord Jazz)

Keely Smith Vegas ’58-Today (Concord)

April 19: Curtis Stigers I Think It’s Going to Rain Today (Concord Jazz)

April 26: Debby Boone Reflections of Rosemary (Concord)

May 3: Various Concord Picante 25th Anniversary Collection (Picante)

May 17: Various Explorations: Concord Picante Regrooved (Picante)

Various Classic Picante Original Grooves (Picante)

Jamie Oldaker Mad Dogs & Oakies (Concord) (features Eric Clapton, Peter Frampton, Vince Gill and more)

The Rippingtons Wild Card (Peak)

May 24: Various Playboy Jazz: Jazz After Dark II (Playboy)

Tony Bennett Sings the Rogers & Hart Songbook (Concord)

June 14: Eddie Palmieri Listen Here (Picante)

Dave Weckl – TBD (Stretch)

Rita Coolidge – TBD (TBD)

David Benoit Orchestral Stories (Peak)

David Benoit Charlie Brown Christmas (Peak)

June 28: Fred Martin Choir / Jackson Browne – TBD (Concord)

July 12: Marian McPartland Piano Jazz with Elvis Costello (The Jazz Alliance)

July 19: LaToya London – TBD (Peak)

Ozomatli Live at the Fillmore (Concord) (CD and DVD)

August 9: Poncho Sanchez (with the Tower of Power) – TBD (Picante)

Erin Boheme – TBD

Christian Scott – TBD

Taylor Eigsti – TBD

August 23: Nnenna Freelon – TBD

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