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AVAILABLE NOW: The Jazz All Stars Vol. 2 | Le Coq Records

Available Now via Le Coq Records Le Coq Records Kicks Off its Second Star-studded Year with an Amazing Ensemble of Virtuoso Musicians on Le Coq Records Presents The Jazz All Stars Vol. 2   The Follow-up to the Imprint’s Inaugural Release Features a Roster of Revered Modern Jazz Musicians Including John Patitucci, Bill Cunliffe, Chris…

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Ornette Coleman | “Genesis of Genius: The Contemporary Albums” | Available March 25 via Craft Recordings

ORNETTE COLEMAN BOX SET GENESIS OF GENIUS: THE CONTEMPORARY ALBUMS SET FOR RELEASE MARCH 25   Continuing Craft Recordings’ 70th Anniversary Celebration of Contemporary Records   180g 2-LP and 2-CD box sets contain newly mastered audio by Bernie Grundman of the legendary jazz saxophonist’s albums Something Else!!!! and Tomorrow Is the Question!   Includes expanded booklet with archival photos and extensive…

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Danilo Perez | “Crisalida” | Mack Avenue Records

GRAMMY® Award-Winning Pianist, Composer, Educator and Social Activist Danilo Pérez Reaches New Artistic Heights with Crisálida, Featuring His New Formidable Ensemble, the Global Messengers   Available March 18 via Mack Avenue Records PRE-ORDER NOW   PLUS: Listen to the First Single “La Mural (Glass Walls) Suite: Monopatia” Online with WBGO GRAMMY® Award-winning pianist, composer and educator Danilo Pérez hopes to usher…

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Kit Downes | “Vermillion” | ECM

  Pianist Kit Downes Continues to Push New Concepts through a Trio Format in his Latest Release Vermillion Available February 11 via ECM Records After his widely acclaimed ECM leader-debut Obsidian saw Kit Downes exploring a broad spectrum of organ timbres and the chamber-toned follow-up Dreamlife Of Debris substantially expanded the instrumental pallet, Vermillion now introduces us to Kit’s exceptional pianistic qualities in a…

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Avishai Cohen | “Naked Truth” | ECM

  Avishai Cohen Quartet Returns with a Meditative and Existential New Album Naked Truth Available February 25 via ECM Records There is a searching, yearning quality to Naked Truth, and a raw beauty and vulnerability in Avishai Cohen’s trumpet sound throughout. Very much music-of-the moment, found and shaped in the course of a remarkable recording session in the…

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Joey DeFrancesco Spring Tour 2022

Joey DeFrancesco’s Spring 2022 Tour New Album More Music is Available Now via Mack Avenue Records Album Offers the Remedy for a Challenging Year, Supplementing His Organ Virtuosity with Trumpet, Piano, Keyboard, Vocals and, for the First Time, Tenor Sax Upcoming Joey DeFrancesco U.S. Tour Dates January 12 / Yoshi’s Oakland / Oakland, CA January 13 / Kuumbwa Jazz Center / Santa Cruz,…

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Azar Lawrence | “New Sky” | Available February 4 via Trazar Records

  Legendary Saxophonist and Composer Azar Lawrence Ushers in a Post-Pandemic Age of Spiritual Renewal with the Scintillating New Sky Set for February 4 Release   For those who’ve survived the Covid-19 pandemic, the last two years have been transformative. If we’re fortunate, we have assessed our losses, which can range from personal loved ones, health,…

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Ron Jackson | “Standards and My Songs” Available February 25

Seven-String Jazz Guitarist Ron Jackson Returns with a Distinctive and Versatile Sequel “Standards and My Songs” Trio Album Features Willie Jones III and Ben Wolfe “Jackson is a master of the seven-string, which puts him in the ranks of a select few” — JazzTimes   Coming out of the pandemic lockdown, distinctive and versatile jazz guitarist Ron Jackson re-emerges boldly with his latest solo…

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