Ken Micallef

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    Jonathan Barber’s debut album is titled Vision Ahead.

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    John Coltrane’s Both Directions At Once: The Lost Album (Impulse!) was recorded in 1963 and only now is being released.

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    Ambrose Akinmusire and Kris Davis perform in New York at Vision Festival, which ran May 23-28.

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    Saxophonist Caroline Davis’ new album, Heart Tonic, is informed by her study of the heart.

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    Wadada Leo Smith’s improvisational chops weren’t properly utilized in this particular setting at Winter Jazzfest, writes critic Ken Micallef.

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    ArkivJazz CEO Jeff Van Driel (left) and COO Jonathan Eby.

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    Cooper-Moore performs at the 2016 Vision Festival in New York City. He appeared at this year’s fest as the honoree of a day-long tribute.

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    The Cookers members Billy Harper, David Weiss and Eddie Henderson perform at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola on May 6.

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    David Virelles (left) at Ravi Coltrane perform on Jan. 7 at Tishman Auditorium in New York City.

    Ravi, ECM Stars Shine at WJF

    Following a successful event at Winter JazzFest 2016, select artists from Manfred Eicher’s ECM label performed in an…

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    Steve Miller (left)

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    Drummer Tony Moreno has released a double album, Short Stories (Mayima Jazz).

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    Jimmy Heath performs at a tribute to producer Orrin Keepnews at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola in New York on Sept. 8.

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    Kendrick Scott demonstrates Sensory Percussion, a new drum trigger by Sunhouse, at Threes Brewing in Brooklyn on July 21.

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    Kris Allen, seen here in a publicity photo, performed at DIzzy’s Club Coca-Cola in New York June 28–July 3.

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    Lee Mixashawn Rozie (left), Marc Ribot, Henry Grimes, Chad Taylor and Tomeka Reid perform during Vision Fest 21 in New York City on June 7.

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    Grammy-winning drummer Ulysses Owens Jr. performs at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola in New York on April 29.

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    Keyon Harrold (clockwise, from top left), BIGYUKI and Just in Brown were among the artists who celebrated Revive Music’s 10-year anniversary in New York on April 19.

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    Anat Cohen (third from left, with clarinet) leads her tentet at the Jazz Standard in New York on April 19

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    Ethan Hawke portrays trumpeter Chet Baker in the biopic Born to be Blue, which was released by IFC Films.


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July 2018
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