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Concord’s Upcoming CDs

It’s August-early August-but I can already feel the cold rush of winter blowing in. Record label release schedules are getting longer, which is indicative of an approaching holiday season, when the labels release the most music to make the most cash money. We received Concord’s list the other day. Looks pretty good. Contemporary players in many of jazz’s many subgenres, like Latin jazz torchbearer Poncho Sanchez (pictured) and smooth jazz mainstay Eric Marienthal, are releasing CDs in the fall. And stars of the old guard, some of them deceased, are represented too, like Tony Bennett (alive), Rosemary Clooney (RIP) and Bing Crosby (RIP).

Details on the albums are sketchy, but here’s what we know:

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