August 17, 2019
Woman in Jazz & Blues

Woman in Jazz & Blues

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During the current decade Cologne-based saxophonist Angelika Niescier has made her connection to New York’s elite improvisational jazz community readily clear. Her trio CD The Berlin Concert, was ...
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Jazz interview with jazz vocalist and percussionist Caecilie Norby. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you ...
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We put on Cecilia Lopez’s Red / Machinic Fantasies as I change a light bulb in a flood-light, dangling from its wire on a ceiling pipe. The snow ...
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Jazz interview with jazz pianist​ and composer​​ Diane Moser. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you ...
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Interview with Reigning Queen of Beale Street, Barbara Blue – intertwines Blues, Soul, R&B, Hip Hop & Americana. How has the Blues, Gospel and Soul music influenced your views of the ...
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Higher is the new studio album by composer, singer and pianist Patricia Barber. Inspired by classical works and the challenge of making jazz music more expansive, the latest ...
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The National Endowment for the Arts inducts its 2019 Jazz Masters on April 15. Maria Schneider Orchestra, “Journey Home” The youngest woman ever to be inducted as an ...
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Jazz interview with jazz singer Chanda Rule. An interview by email in writing.  JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
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It was an invitation to sing with a local jazz trio that got her hooked. While studying classical piano at the Janacek Conservatory in the Czech Republic, Emma ...
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Jazz and politics go way back. One can argue that Louis Armstrong’s Hot Five and Hot Seven recordings in the 1920s were political since they were a daring ...
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Along with saxophonist Michaël Attias and trombonist Joe Fiedler. Joel Ross and Good Vibes, “Ill Relations” Ask any clubgoing New Yorker to name the most exciting young jazz ...
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When many American big-band singers toured Japan and Australia in the early 1960s, musical directors brought along the arrangements rather than 18 to 21 musicians. In some cases ...
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One of our regrets about our college years in Boston during the 1970s is not going to see Meredith d’Ambrosio perform around town. Back then, we was either ...
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Rhiannon Giddens and Francesco Turrisi, “I’m On My Way” The Big Ears Festival, which wrapped up its 2019 edition over the weekend, is a feast of sound and ...
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The magical voice from South Korea: With the album IMMERSION the Korean singer YOUN SUN NAH breaks new ground and combines the intensity of the vocals with the ...
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As the title of the new CD “Best Of Blues: Through The Years” by Barbara Dennerlein already reveals, it is all about “Blues” in the widest sense. Thus, ...
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Swedish tenor sax player Malin Wättring has proved herself as an outstanding composer with the first two albums of her Malin Wättring 4, the debut «Glöd» from 2015, ...
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Tiffany Pollack and Eric Johanson from New Orleans, have teamed up to bring that winning tactic to the blues and roots world on their new album. How has ...
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The American flutist will be on stage at the Sons d’hiver festival on Wednesday. First female president of the AACM, jazz institution in Chicago, she advocates the virtue ...
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New York-based composer and trumpet/flugelhorn extraordinaire, Stephanie Richards returns with a follow up album to her stunningly sparse, cyclically inspired (as Richards’ instruments were set up in a ...
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