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Olga Konkova and Jens Thoresen: December Songs

December Songs is a sly title for an album of mostly Christmas music, but it suits the subtle approach taken by the Norwegian duo of pianist m: Olga Konkova and guitarist m: Jens Thoresen . The arrangements consistently find fresh approaches to very familiar music, transformin… [ read more ]

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Misha: Dreaming With Eyes Wide Awake

Michaela Steinhauer is a German-born, New York based singer and this self-produced album features eleven of her own compositions and arrangements. These dreamy, romantic numbers benefit from her choice of accomplished musicians, not least Hendrik Meurkens who contributes elegant harmonica featured o… [ read more ]

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Misha: Dreaming With Eyes Wide Awake

Spiro: Repeater

Repeater is an idiosyncratic vinyl only retrospective by the acclaimed quartet Spiro that collects highlights of the band’s four albums that were recorded between 1997 and 2015.The British quartet’s unrelenting passion for following its muse has served it well as the group’s fearless explorations ha… [ read more ]

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David Wise: Till They Lay Me Down

Saxophonist David Wise studied under the venerable m: Gary Bartz but has seemingly been listening to the likes of the later oeuvre of m: George Benson and maybe some m: David Sanborn too. No bad thing and the result is this self-produced debut album comprising predom… [ read more ]

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Richie Cole: Have Yourself an Alto Madness Christmas

Yes, there are jazz musicians who earn more bread than m: Richie Cole , and others who rank higher in the popularity contests that double as polls. There aren’t many, however, who have more fun making music than the well-traveled alto saxophonist who, late in life, has found a place to cal…

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Schlippenbach Trio: Warsaw Concert

There can’t be too many outfits still going strong after 44 years, especially with an unchanged roster. But that’s exactly the situation German pianist m: Alexander von Schlippenbach faces with his trio of countryman m: Paul Lovens on the drum stool and the legendary {{m: Evan…

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Schlippenbach Trio: Warsaw Concert

Julphan Tilapornputt: Regards To You II

Originally from Thailand, jazz guitarist m: Julphan Tilapornputt studied guitar performance at the Berklee College of Music and earned his Master’s Degree in Jazz Studies at NYU’s Steinhardt school. Currently residing in New York City, Tilapornputt regularly leads performances in New Yor… [ read more ]

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