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The Window

Cécile McLorin Salvant might have been weaned on the great jazz singers, but the vocalist on this sophisticated and adult recital owes more to the orderly emotional measurements…


  • Nightfall

    Originally titled “Reach Me, Friend,” Ralph Towner’s “Song For A Friend” suggests a musical connection every…

  • A Beautiful World

    Basin Street Records, in honor of its 20th year, has paired their two most recorded artists, trumpeters Kermit Ruffins…

  • Wobbly Dance Flower

    Following last year’s Kaleidoscope Eyes album, trumpeter John Daversa, known for his big band work—as leader,…

  • Formidable

    Formidable starts with a bang. “El Nino” offers a bluesy, organ-groove-heavy take on Joey Calderazzo’s memorable…

  • The Wishing Stones

    Closing in on 50, it appears that guitarist Tom Guarna’s days of flying just below the radar might be ending.…

  • Translator’s Note

    Urgency coexists with Zen-like calm on the darkly brilliant sophomore album by tenor saxophonist Oded Tzur. The…

  • Live!

    Pianist Irène Schweizer has a lustrous and historically deep approach to the piano, informed by her early study of…

  • In Full Swing

    Anyone familiar with TV’s Family Guy knows that its creator, Seth MacFarlane, has always secretly fancied himself a…

  • Paint

    As on previous albums, Paint features bassist Moppa Elliott’s original compositions named for Pennsylvania towns that…

  • Originals

    Gary Meek has contributed to the backgrounds and ensembles of a countless number of sessions, not only as a saxophonist…

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