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Jazzfest review: Chick Corea Trio with Christian McBride and Brian Blade

Chick Corea Trio with Christian McBride and Brian Blade
TD Ottawa Jazz Festival
Confederation Park
Reviewed Thursday night

At the very least, the thousands of people in Confederation Park Thursday night now get to say that they’ve performed with jazz piano great Chick Corea. 620 more words

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Orrin Evans: The Evolution Of Oneself

This is the kind of jazz strongly planted in the tradition – the trio approaches it, yet understanding the evolution of life and music. Before listening try the video, it might clarify one or two things about all the stuff involved: 94 more words

Jazz

Christian McBride Trio, Live At The Village Vanguard, Mack Avenue (2015)

  • Christian McBride: bass
  • Christian Sands: piano
  • Ulysses Owens, Jr.: drums

I’m on a roll! Two nights in a row of some intent musical recreation. Last night’s Orrin Evans and tonight’s Christian McBride recordings are the two CDs I purchased during my recent six months in the U.S. 316 more words

Jazz

Orrin Evans, The Evolution of Oneself, Smoke Sessions (2015)

  • Orrin Evans: piano
  • Christian McBride: bass
  • Karriem Riggins: drums
  • Marvin Sewell: guitar
  • JD Walter: vocals

It’s been six months since I’ve added a post to this blog. 316 more words

Jazz

SONNY ROLLINS: Raincheck

Roadshows vol. 2 includes material from 2010, the year of Sonny Rollins’ 80th birthday, don’t expect him to blow like in Saxophone Colossus or The Bridge… 92 more words

Jazz

Philly Celebrates Jazz 2016

April is Jazz Appreciation Month. The City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection got the party started early with the Philly Celebrates Jazz kickoff on March 28th. 206 more words

Music

Jazz Thoughts #003

I guess the big question is can you mix serial electronica (Phillip Glass, John Adams or Steve Reich with synths) and jazz? John Surman has managed in the past and  733 more words

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