Artemis Is Fierce!
By Suzanne Lorge
During a Zoom conference call with DownBeat, the members of pianist Renee Rosnes’ septet Artemis discussed the creative process behind their eponymous Blue Note debut, their views on inclusivity in jazz and why the group decided to name itself after the Greek goddess of the hunt.
By Ed Enright
The two-disc Data Lords constitutes Schneider’s fifth project created and documented through ArtistShare, the crowdfunding platform that she first used to create her 2004 album Concert In The Garden.
By Dave Cantor
Abundance might be the defining quality of Childs’ career. Whether it’s the breadth of music history his work can encompass on any given album—or really, any given song—the stories he tells through composition or his endless and unerring cast of collaborators, there seems to be nothing but a desire to continue opening up the music, stretching toward new creative horizons.
Warren Wolf was tested on the following tracks for the “Blindfold Test”: