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Friday News and Notes

A few Friday notes for you — another person who has made it through another week in this weird world in which we find ourselves. 330 more words


At the London Jazz Festival: Mehldau and Redman deliver a jazz masterclass, but the Garbarek quartet disappoints

Once again, we made the journey down to the capital to sample three events during the opening weekend of the London Jazz Festival. The music began with what was, for me, a welcome second helping of Tord Gustavsen’s collaboration with the German-Afghan vocalist Simin Tander on songs from their ECM album,  1,617 more words


Chris Cheek | Vine

Brad Mehldau – piano, Fender Rhodes piano
Chris Cheek – soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone
Jorge Rossy – drums
Kurt Rosenwinkel – guitar


Wolfgang Muthspiel CD reviewed

Rising Grace (ECM Records)
Wolfgang Muthspiel

On this side of the Atlantic Ocean, jazz fans are not as familiar with Austrian guitarist Wolfgang Muthspiel as perhaps we should be. 630 more words


Brad Mehldau | Live in Tokyo

Starting the day as slow and quiet as possible, let inspiration come – we are going to need it!

Brad Mehldau solo piano


Brad Mehldau @SmallsJazzClub 1994

Brad Mehldau piano
Joe Farnsworth drums
Omer Avital bass
Eric Alexander Tenor sax


Joshua Redman and Brad Mehldau CD reviewed

Nearness (Nonesuch)
Joshua Redman and Brad Mehldau

The next time you see Joshua Redman and Brad Mehldau, check if the two elite jazz musicians have signs of special antennae implanted in their skulls. 2,029 more words