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Earshot Jazz Festival Preview: Bill Anschell's Peru Trio

Pianist, composer, arranger, humorist and world traveler Bill Anschell brings his “Peru Trio” to the Art of Jazz series at the Seattle Art Museum tonight at 5:30.  170 more words

Jazz Caliente

An Interview With Pianist Bill Anschell Regarding His New Solo Album Figments

Pianist Bill Anschell’s latest CD, Figments, is his first solo recording, and I’ve included it on my Best of 2011 list.  It’s a wonderfully introspective, beautiful, and at times haunting album that he recorded late at night in his home studio.  3,688 more words

Recording Review

Jazz Jam Sessions: A First-Timer's Guide by Bill Anschell

This was not written by me, it was written by Bill Anschell. I am posting it because it is quite possibly the funniest thing I have ever read. 6,183 more words


"so many chords, coming at you so fast..."

“There are so many chords, coming at you so fast…”

That’s what jazz pianist Bill Anschell had to say when asked what’s cool about “Birth of the Cool”. 172 more words