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Sunday Sleep In ~ "Across The Crystal Sea" ~ Danilo Pérez.

This Panamanian born pianist has to be one of the finest composers of contemporary modern jazz. Prior to joining Wayne Shorter in 2000 for four albums his repertoire has been one of excellence to whom he has played among. 203 more words


Saturday Jazz Pianist | Cecil Taylor | Cecil Taylor Unit

I was challenged by 5000lib from the blog LISTY I BREWERIE to choose my favourite jazz pianists/albums and to post about them, he will do the same thing at the same time – we will post every Saturday a new pianist/album – and  we will link the posts – I am really curious and thrilled about this challenge. 103 more words


Jacky Terrasson | Take Five take one & two

Paul Desmond wrote it, the Dave Brubeck Quartet recorded it in 1959 for the Time Out album – here’s one more cover version – two takes by pianist Jacky Terrasson.


Fieldwork [V. Iyer/S. Lehman/T. Sorey] |Live at Le Poisson Rouge, NYC

Le Poisson Rouge is a famous concert and art space in NYC, this concert took place in 2008 – Fieldwork – features Vijay Iyer – piano/compositions,  53 more words


Alex Sipiagin | Balance 38-58

Alex Sipiagin surrounded by Criss Cross label musicians releases a sextet album- Balance 38-58 – showcasing both his style and improvisation – his modern jazz is a true pleasure for our ears. 40 more words


Tom Harrell | The Auditorium Session

lIt’s Friday – at last the weekend is really close – Tom Harrell  announces the coming days – the trumpeter meets four italian musicians: Maurizio Giammarco, tenor & soprano saxophones; Fabio Zeppetella, electric guitar; Dario Deidda, electric bass and Fabrizio Sferra, drums, together they recorded the album- as often happens in jazz – in a single day!


Jason Miles | Ingrid Jensen | Ferrari

Before the album Kind of New – here’s just one track – the one which mostly attracted my attention – Ferrari – for obvious reasons – sound and spirit of Miles Davis – by… 6 more words