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Katzenstein recently worked with Josh Cheuse at Sony Music on the new release by Jazz composer Billy Childs. Billy flew in from Los Angeles and they spent the day shooting in the studio and also on the streets of Greenwich Village where Laura Nyro used to roam. 36 more words
For many people weaned on the music of the ’60s/’70s, Laura Nyro was one of those ungraspable artists — someone they knew of but didn’t follow or know much about. 610 more words
While Nyro’s own original recordings are arguably the definitive ones, these are respectful, haunting renditions, filled with a deep soulfulness. This is a new map to the treasures of her songs, offering alternate routes and different scenery.