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by Jack Bowers
Jazz musicians often run into one another at conferences, festivals, in nightclubs and sundry other places. Seldom, however, are they able to hold a meaningful conversation, let alone set up a recording session to take advantage of the opportunity. Sweet & Lovely, Canadian pianist Mark Eisenmann’s second album under his own name, is an exception to the rule. While attending the 30th annual Conference of the International Association for Jazz Education (IAJE) in Toronto in January ‘03, Eisenmann learned that ...read more