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  • 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...

  • Atlanta Jazz Festival 2018

    Atlanta Jazz Festival 2018

    The Atlanta Jazz Festival prides itself on being one of the largest free jazz festivals in the United States. The 41st edition took place under a forbidding forecast of heavy rainstorms: the event announcements made a big point of...

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Eric Reed
Eric Reed

When you think of hard-driving swing, daring expression, sophistication and elegance in artistry, formidable technique and a thunderous sound, there are only a very small handful of contemporary pianists... read more

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