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  • ECM Showcase at NYC Winter Jazzfest 2017

    ECM Showcase at NYC Winter Jazzfest 2017

    Music has been a comfort in troubling times ever since there were humans to bring about troubles to begin with. Rare, however, is that music which seeks not only to placate but also demonstrate...

  • Donny McCaslin: Bowie Deepened The Relationships In My Band

    Donny McCaslin: Bowie Deepened The Relationships...

    Saxophonist and composer Donny McCaslin certainly doesn't believe in boundaries. He is one of the handful musicians who uses different strands as a launching point for further exploration...

  • Matthew Shipp: Let's Do Lunch!

    Matthew Shipp: Let's Do Lunch!

    When Matthew Shipp asked me to design the cover art for his Points album, I showed him works from the on-going drawing study I was engaged in. He picked one graphite drawing and said...

  • Erik Friedlander: A Little Cello?

    Erik Friedlander: A Little Cello?

    Normally lumped into the 'miscellaneous instruments' category of jazz awards, the cello has been something of a bit player in the colorful history of jazz. That said, today there are arguably more cellists...

  • A giant of jazz journalism silenced

    A giant of jazz journalism silenced

    Nat Hentoff was an old-school intellectual whose favorite topic--whose very touchstone--was, throughout his life, jazz....

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Live In Brooklyn

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Live In Brooklyn

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King Of Xhosa

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Blooming Tall Phlox

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Espejo Del Mar

Isn't She Lovely

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Isn't She Lovely

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The Neon Lulu

New Things, Same words

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New Things, Same words

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