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Il meglio del 2018 secondo Angelo Leonardi

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Ogni linguaggio che partecipa alla multiforme scena del jazz contemporaneo ha espresso dischi eccellenti, equiparabili per valore artistico . Dal mio punto di vista, accanto alle opere di veterani sempre creativi come Henry Threadgill, Kenny Barron, Bill Frisell e Franco D'Andrea, ho ammirato i lavori di quaranta/cinquantenni come Jamie Saft, JD Allen, Michael Leonhart, Edward Simon e del nostro Riccardo Brazzale, il leader della Lydian Sound Orchestra.
Senza dimenticare le trentottenni Mary Halvorson e Anat Cohen a dimostrazione che "l'altra metà del cielo" ha saldamente occupato i vertici della nostra musica. Il più giovane è Aaron Parks, anche se da tempo ha oltrepassato la categoria del talento emergente.

Dischi

Henry Threadgill
Dirt...And More Dirt
Pi Recordings

Michael Leonhart
Painted Lady Suite
Sunnyside Records

Anat Cohen
Happy Song
Anzic Records

Edward Simon
Sorrows And Triumphs
Sunnyside Records

Franco D'Andrea
Intervals 1
Parco Della Musica

Aaron Parks
Little Big
Ropeadope

Lydian Sound Orchestra
We Resist!
Parco della Musica

Mary Halvorson
Code Girl
Firehouse 12 Records

JD Allen
Love Stone
Savant Records

Kenny Barron
Concentric Circles
Blue Note

Bill Frisell
Music IS
Okeh

Jamie Saft
Blue Dream
Rare Noise Records
Concerti

Linda May Han Oh—Auditorium Piazza Libertà—Bergamo—(24.03.2018)
Dave Holland-Chris Potter-Zakir Hussain—Teatro Romano—Verona—(24.06.2018)
Vijay Iyer Sextet—Klub Stodoła—Varsavia—(05.07.2018)
Brad Mehldau Trio—Klub Stodoła— Varsavia—(07.07.2018)
Mary Halvorson Octet—Auditorium Monteverdi—Mantova—(11.11.2018)

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