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Contest

The 7 Virtual Jazz Club’s Contest Officially Begins—Applications For 11th Edition Are Now Open

The 7 Virtual Jazz Club’s Contest Officially Begins—Applications For 11th Edition Are Now Open

Source: Valerio Pappi

The 7 Virtual Jazz Club’s open the 11th edition of its international improvised music contest to all musical genres, not just jazz. Thanks to its 10 years of global experience, its high-quality jury, and the use of cutting-edge technologies, the 7VJC Contest is ready to give to all musicians visibility in every corner of the world! Application deadline September 27, 2024 11th edition Categories Jazz category Swing, gospel, bebop, fusion, jazz-rock, blues, Latin jazz, soul, Afro jazz, Afro-cuban, free jazz, ...

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Recording

New Record 'Margin Call II': Where The Present Is Combined With Daniel Stahre's Lyrical Melodies

New Record 'Margin Call II': Where The Present Is Combined With Daniel Stahre's Lyrical Melodies

Source: Daniel Stahre

Gothenburg pianist Daniel Stahre returns with the new album Margin Call II—an instrumental fusion of contemporary, jazz and pop. With some of Sweden’s finest musicians, the listener is invited to a melodic journey rooted in the Nordic tradition. In the sequel Margin Call II, Daniel Stahre comments on contemporary life in a personal way, almost out of necessity. In songs like 'Infinite Liquidity' and 'Market Maker', inspiration is drawn from the great financial endpoint that also adorns the album series: ...

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Performance / Tour

Announcing August 2024 Concert Schedule Including The Fred Hersch Trio, Johnathan Blake Quintet, And More At World-renowned Smoke Jazz Club

Announcing August 2024 Concert Schedule Including The Fred Hersch Trio, Johnathan Blake Quintet, And More At World-renowned Smoke Jazz Club

Source: AMT Public Relations

Entering its second quarter century as committed as ever to pure jazz (All About Jazz),” SMOKE Jazz Club continues its 25th anniversary season with another month of today’s leading artists in jazz. For the first time in the club’s history, the multi-GRAMMY-nominated pianist Fred Hersch performs on the SMOKE Stage. He is joined by his trio (Alexander Claffy and Jochen Rueckert) which The Wall Street Journal calls “one of the major ensembles of our time.” Johnathan Blake returns for five ...

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For Sale

An Exclusive Collection Of David Stone Martin Classic Jazz Album Cover Art

An Exclusive Collection Of David Stone Martin Classic Jazz Album Cover Art

Source: Vincent Janas

Jazz Fest Gallery is proud to announce the exclusive launch of an unparalleled collection of limited-edition fine art prints by the legendary jazz illustrator David Stone Martin. This marks the only place where collectors and jazz enthusiasts can acquire authentic pieces created by Martin, celebrated for his iconic jazz album covers. David Stone Martin's work is synonymous with the golden era of jazz, particularly through his collaboration with jazz impresario Norman Granz. Martin's dynamic and expressive illustrations have graced the ...

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Recording

Danish / Swedish Jazz-vocalist And Songwriter, Kira Martini Releases New Album 'Open Wide' On Storyville Records.

Danish / Swedish Jazz-vocalist And Songwriter, Kira Martini Releases New Album 'Open Wide' On Storyville Records.

Source: Vivo Musique Internationale

Danish / Swedish jazz vocalist and songwriter, Kira Martini is releasing her new album Open Wide on Storyville Records on 21st June 2024. On this recording, Martini serves us a handful of her own compositions in a borderland between genres – a fusion of Nordic folk and jazz with notes of the warm seventies songwriter sound and mentality, inspired by the likes of Carole King, Joni Mitchell and Nick Drake. Open Wide is about facing life with an open mindset. ...

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Recording

Storyville Records Presents 'Live In Valencia 92' From The Legendary Tenor Saxophonist, Johnny Griffin

Storyville Records Presents 'Live In Valencia 92' From The Legendary Tenor Saxophonist, Johnny Griffin

Source: Vivo Musique Internationale

The Little Giant live in Spain Johnny Griffin Live in Valencia 92 The legendary tenor saxophonist, Johnny Griffin’s electrifying performance in Valencia, Spain in 1992 is set to be immortalized on the upcoming release, Live in Valencia 92, on June 21, 2024 on Storyville Records. Accompanied by an all-star trio with French pianist Hervé Sellin, bassist Reggie Johnson and Doug Sides on drums, this recording, consisting of 6 tracks, is a chance to hear Johnny Griffin at his ...

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Recording

Drummer-composer Sofia Goodman Makes A Deeply Personal Statement With 'Receptive,' Set For July 26 Release On Joyous Records

Drummer-composer Sofia Goodman Makes A Deeply Personal Statement With 'Receptive,' Set For July 26 Release On Joyous Records

Source: Terri Hinte Publicity

Sofia Goodman continues her meteoric ascent in the jazz world with Receptive, herJuly 26 release on Joyous Records. The much-lauded Nashville drummer-composer presents on her third album a profoundly personal cycle of eight original compositions that explore the human values that she holds most dear. The team that augments her journey through her inner self includes the latest incarnation of the renowned Sofia Goodman Group—trumpeter Blaise Hearn, trombonist Desmond Ng, saxophonists Dan Hitchcock and Jovan Quallo, pianist Alex Murphy, bassist ...

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Recording

Genre-bending World Cafe Favorite Taylor Kelly Announces New Ep, 'the Spins' & Eastern U.s. Tour (July 25 - August 17)

Genre-bending World Cafe Favorite Taylor Kelly Announces New Ep, 'the Spins' & Eastern U.s. Tour (July 25 - August 17)

Source: 1888 Media

Beguiling genre-blending ingenue Taylor Kelly flips the script again with “Fit In,” the conscious collective raising second single from her forthcoming Ep, The Spins, which arrives July 19 via Head Bitch Music. I just want to feel this moment The rest can just go away Get it all out in the open So I can feel okay OK, OK, OK… “This song is me trying to relieve myself of the intrusive thoughts that were consuming my ...


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