What to Stream, May 25–31
By DownBeat I May. 25, 2021
Stream Sullivan Fortner’s live performance from Dizzy’s Club on May 27. (Photo: Courtesy sullivanfortnermusic.com)
This week’s streaming highlights include Sullivan Fortner live at Dizzy’s Club in New York, another We Get To Talk Session with Frédéric Yonnet, Dennis Chambers with the Leni Stern Quintet, and that incurable romantic, Mr. Ramsey Lewis. A fee is associated with some of the material listed, and some items have been sourced from
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Seven Jazzy Guitars, Rome Neal’s Banana Puddin’ Jazz
Asen Doykin Trio at Soapbox Gallery (Brooklyn)
Imani-Grace Cooper & Friends at An Die Musik (Baltimore)
Abraham Burton Trio at Bar Bayeux (Brooklyn)
Frédéric Yonnet, DC Jazz We Get To Talk Series (Washington, D.C.)
Nick Mazzarella/Hamid Drake at Constellation (Chicago)
Dave Wilson Quartet at An Die Musik (Baltimore)
Zach Brock Trio at Soap Box Gallery (Brooklyn)
Live At Dizzy’s: Sullivan Fortner (New York)
Matthias Loescher Songs Of Life Album Release; The Ruff Pack featuring Akua Nara (New York)
Patricia Nicholson, Jean Carla Rodea, Andrea Wolper, Ellen Christi, Ava Mendoza and Val Jeanty
Sachal Vasandani & Romain Collin; Midnight Shelter Album Launch (New York)
Neal Alger Brazilian Quintet with Dill Costa at Fulton Street Collective (Chicago)
Sima Cunningham at Constellation (Chicago)
Dave Chappell Band Live at An Die Musik (Baltimore)
Ramsey Lewis, The Incurable Romantic
Dennis Chambers with the Leni Stern Quartet at An Die Musik
Dan Wallace/Jake Kohlhas Ensemble at An Die Musik (Baltimore)
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The Village Vanguard Reopens
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