Jazz Reviews

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March 15, 2019

This is a rather unusual jazz review for us to do, since in this case we're reviewing a video of a live concert played in Stockholm...

January 26, 2019

Sonny Stitt wasn't a Latin jazz musician. He wasn't from Cuba, Hispaniola, Central America, or Brazil.

December 27, 2018

Jazz trumpeter Chet Baker, the Samson of jazz, is described on Allmusic as "a tragic figure with immense talent..

December 17, 2018

It's rather unusual from start to finish - a big band of jazz stars including Ray Brown and Christian McBride on bass...

December 12, 2018

We haven't done jazz reviews in while; we now return to them with a review of an album by the name of "Birth of the Cool"...

September 29, 2018

Most people don't think of Coltrane's Giant Steps as a Latin jazz tune...

September 27, 2018

Steve White is far from being the best-known of the many jazz saxophonists...

September 21, 2018

Stanley Turrentine is today's lucky winner of a jazz review...

September 17, 2018

Clifford Brown, one of the great bebop trumpeters known for his unique tone, ability to play fast phrasing...

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