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  • Anat Cohen: Musical Zelig

    Anat Cohen: Musical Zelig

    In the 1983 Woody Allen film Zelig, the pseudo-documentary's main character is a man who, out of a desire to fit in, takes on the characteristics of the people he happens to be around, including, in chameleon-like fashion...

  • Eric Dolphy: Gone In The Air

    Eric Dolphy: Gone In The Air

    Newly-remastered SACD reissues of Eric Dolphy's albums for the Prestige label mark the 90th anniversary of his birth. The recording sessions that Eric Dolphy led in the last four years of his life advanced the evolution of jazz...

  • The Bach's Beach Vision Of Jazz Heaven

    The Bach's Beach Vision Of Jazz Heaven

    Heaven for some is a baseball diamond in an Iowa cornfield. For Pete Douglas, it was a house on a beach with a jazz club in his living room, a would-be heaven also for anyone who dropped in. Douglas passed on...

  • Burlington Discover Jazz Festival 2018

    Burlington Discover Jazz Festival 2018

    As the case with any festival worth attending at all, the passionate musiclover faces a challenge with Burlington Discover Jazz. Simply put, it's the choice between attending a marathon of events, thereby risking overload and over-stimulation...

  • Mandla Mlangeni: Born to Be

    Mandla Mlangeni: Born to Be

    Mandla Mlangeni has been engaged. The South African trumpeter, composer, and bandleader oversees three groups, notably the Amandla Freedom Ensemble and the Tune Recreation Committee. Additionally, his works are marked by an intense effort to...

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Alive In The East?

Binker and Moses
Alive In The East?

Love Stone

JD Allen
Love Stone

Empty Castles

Dave Rempis/ Darren...
Empty Castles

Myths and Morals

Chad Taylor
Myths and Morals

The Sum Of My Pardon

Marius Billgobenson
The Sum Of My Pardon

Postcard Collection

Hazel Leach /...
Postcard Collection

Der Dichter Spricht

Laura Schuler
Der Dichter Spricht

Dodecahedron

The Rempis / Daisy...
Dodecahedron

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Hermeto Pascoal
Hermeto Pascoal

Hermeto Pascoal is a prolific musician and composer who transcends category. Hermeto often uses unconventional instruments such as teapots, children's toys, found objects, and—sometimes, without harming... read more

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