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Amina Figarova - Twelve (making of)

This is Figarova’s first album after her departure from the Netherlands. Definitely a new chapter, her band never sounded so well, Amina is now ready for the big city – New York agrees with it. 62 more words


Rudresh Mahanthappa & Steve Lehman - Dual Identity

This album was recorded live at Portugal’s Braga Jazz Festival in 2009 Dual Identity features two leading sax innovators—Steve Lehman and Rudresh Mahanthappa.

I live quite near from Braga! 9 more words


Amanda Ruzza - This Is What Happened

Amanda Ruzza is an electric bass player and composer based in New York City.

“This Is What Happened is the young artist’s debut, featuring original compositions infused with elements of hard funk, jazz, Brazilian and other South American rhythms. 85 more words


Keith Jarrett - Byablue

I was given this album by a friend of mine who had it as a birthday present. This was for him a strange album by Keith Jarret – I didn’t like it much myself, although I was more prepared to take some pleasure out of it than my friend. 45 more words


Stanley Clarke Trio w/ Hiromi & Lenny White - Jazz in the Garden

First Stanley Clarke’s acoustic jazz trio album was released in 2009! Can you believe it! The wordly famous fret slapping bassist player joined his old buddy drummer Lenny White and Hiromi – a mesmerizing Berklee trained pianist. 95 more words


Let's Get Un-Serious

Things have been a little crazy here after this whole Freedman Fellowship nomination, so I haven’t had much of a chance to make music. It finally happened yesterday and it was a real pleasure. 234 more words


McCormack & Yarde Duo - Places and Other Spaces

Two new things I have found today: the possibility of embedding music players from  and this duo. I’m posting and listening to Andrew McCormick (piano) and Jason Yarde (saxophones), two notorious musicians from the London jazz scene, I quite enjoy what I am listening to. 32 more words