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Articles by Norman Weinstein

  1. The Player: A Man and his Music
    518
    Published: 2007-06-29
    Willie Colon
    The Player: A Man and his Music
  2. Shadow Song
    477
    Published: 2007-06-28
    Howard Leshaw Quartet
    Shadow Song
  3. Compulsion!!!!!
    554
    Published: 2007-04-30
    Andrew Hill
    Compulsion!!!!!
  4. Another Place
    647
    Published: 2006-11-24
    Bunky Green
    Another Place
  5. Kwanza
    408
    Published: 2006-11-14
    Archie Shepp
    Kwanza
  6. El Gigante Del Teclado
    394
    Published: 2006-10-16
    Charlie Palmieri
    El Gigante Del Teclado
  7. John Coltrane: Fearless Leader
    718
    Published: 2006-10-01
    John Coltrane
    John Coltrane: Fearless Leader
  8. Simpatico
    503
    Published: 2006-09-23
    Brian Lynch / Eddie Palmieri Project
    Simpatico
  9. Here to Stay
    507
    Published: 2006-09-20
    Freddie Hubbard
    Here to Stay
  10. Live at Club Mozambique
    441
    Published: 2006-08-09
    Grant Green
    Live at Club Mozambique
  11. The House That Trane Built: The Story of Impulse Records
    616
    Published: 2006-07-06
    Various Artists
    The House That Trane Built: The Story of Impulse Records
  12. The Complete Pacific Jazz Sessions
    430
    Published: 2006-06-20
    Gil Evans
    The Complete Pacific Jazz Sessions
  13. Downbeat The Ruler: Killer Instrumentals from Studio One
    314
    Published: 2006-06-01
    Various Artists
    Downbeat The Ruler: Killer Instrumentals from Studio One
  14. Melao
    388
    Published: 2006-05-30
    Francisco Mela
    Melao
  15. All That Is Tied
    370
    Published: 2006-04-05
    Ran Blake
    All That Is Tied
  16. Bridgeleap Plays the Albert Ayler Songbook
    340
    Published: 2006-04-01
    Bridgeleap
    Bridgeleap Plays the Albert Ayler Songbook
  17. Kinavana
    90
    Published: 2006-03-20
    Kekele
    Kinavana
  18. Music for Lovers
    292
    Published: 2006-03-10
    Lee Morgan
    Music for Lovers
  19. Music for Lovers
    283
    Published: 2006-02-24
    Jimmy Smith
    Music for Lovers
  20. Plays for Lovers
    270
    Published: 2006-01-28
    Stan Getz
    Plays for Lovers
  21. Psychicemotus
    434
    Published: 2005-11-15
    Yusef Lateef
    Psychicemotus
  22. Tex Book Tenor
    334
    Published: 2005-10-25
    Booker Ervin
    Tex Book Tenor
  23. Enclave
    253
    Published: 2005-10-04
    Hilary Noble & Rebecca Cline
    Enclave
  24. Late August
    108
    Published: 2005-10-04
    Gregg August
    Late August
  25. Ballads
    312
    Published: 2005-09-21
    Omar Sosa
    Ballads
  26. At Carnegie Hall
    435
    Published: 2005-09-20
    Thelonious Monk Quartet with John Coltrane
    At Carnegie Hall
  27. Shades of Jade
    177
    Published: 2005-09-07
    Marc Johnson
    Shades of Jade
  28. The Rough Guide to Tito Puente
    309
    Published: 2005-09-04
    Tito Puente
    The Rough Guide to Tito Puente
  29. The Everest Years
    160
    Published: 2005-08-23
    Wild Bill Davis
    The Everest Years
  30. Chubby Takes Over
    107
    Published: 2005-08-22
    Chubby Jackson
    Chubby Takes Over
  31. The Everest Years
    163
    Published: 2005-08-20
    Charlie Barnet
    The Everest Years
  32. Town Hall, New York City 1945
    509
    Published: 2005-08-08
    Dizzy Gillespie/Charlie Parker
    Town Hall, New York City 1945
  33. Sunday Mornin'
    258
    Published: 2005-08-05
    Grant Green
    Sunday Mornin'
  34. Live in Brooklyn
    229
    Published: 2005-08-01
    Arturo O'Farrill
    Live in Brooklyn
  35. Inventions & Dimensions
    516
    Published: 2005-07-27
    Herbie Hancock
    Inventions & Dimensions
  36. True Blue
    235
    Published: 2005-03-23
    Tina Brooks
    True Blue
  37. The Complete Norman Granz Jam Sessions
    201
    Published: 2005-03-22
    Various Artists
    The Complete Norman Granz Jam Sessions
  38. The Jaywalker
    336
    Published: 2004-10-19
    Duke Ellington
    The Jaywalker
  39. [no cover]
    446
    Published: 2004-09-16
    Steve Coleman
    Steve Coleman: Lucidarium
  40. Massive
    430
    Published: 2004-09-04
    Jazz Jamaica All Stars
    Massive
  41. Tender Moments
    189
    Published: 2004-08-25
    McCoy Tyner
    Tender Moments
  42. The Thing To Do
    343
    Published: 2004-07-13
    Blue Mitchell
    The Thing To Do
  43. Inner Urge
    458
    Published: 2004-07-02
    Joe Henderson
    Inner Urge
  44. Rarum X: Selected Recordings
    396
    Published: 2004-05-01
    Dave Holland
    Rarum X: Selected Recordings
  45. Rarum XV: Selected Recordings
    295
    Published: 2004-04-17
    Carla Bley
    Rarum XV: Selected Recordings
  46. Rarum IX: Selected Recordings
    355
    Published: 2004-03-09
    Pat Metheny
    Rarum IX: Selected Recordings
  47. Rarum XIII: Selected Recordings
    357
    Published: 2004-03-07
    John Surman
    Rarum XIII: Selected Recordings
  48. Maple Groove: Songs From The Great Canadian Songbook
    127
    Published: 2004-02-21
    Ranee Lee
    Maple Groove: Songs From The Great Canadian Songbook
  49. [no cover]
    148
    Published: 2004-02-05
    Percy Heath
    A Love Song
  50. Squeeze Squeeze
    125
    Published: 2004-01-02
    Ray Vega
    Squeeze Squeeze
Read more album reviews by Norman Weinstein
  1. Read "Two Ways of Bookending John Coltrane"
    777
    Published: 2008-01-23
    Book Reviews
    Two Ways of Bookending John Coltrane
  2. 285
    Published: 2006-09-01
    Book Reviews
    Blowin' Hot And Cool: Jazz And Its Critics
  3. 479
    Published: 2006-07-08
    General Articles
    A Confusing Musical Story About Pierre Verger
  4. 177
    Published: 2006-06-11
    Opinion/Editorial
    How to Advance Jazz Radio: Judy Carmichael Has the Knack
  5. 442
    Published: 2006-03-18
    Book Reviews
    Tango: The Art History of Love
  6. 218
    Published: 2006-02-18
    Book Reviews
    Dubwise: Reasoning From the Reggae Underground
  7. Read "Lisa Thorson's Opening of the Jazz Stage"
    412
    Published: 2006-02-14
    Profiles
    Lisa Thorson's Opening of the Jazz Stage
  8. Read "The Perfect Jazz Audience on Record... From Ethiopia"
    621
    Published: 2005-11-15
    Opinion/Editorial
    The Perfect Jazz Audience on Record... From Ethiopia
  9. Read "Steve Coleman: Elements Of One"
    394
    Published: 2005-05-03
    DVD/Film Reviews
    Steve Coleman: Elements Of One
  10. 85
    Published: 2005-01-08
    Book Reviews
    Jazz Improvisation: Advice From the Masters
  11. 378
    Published: 2004-12-29
    Jazz Poetry
    A Poem Celebrating "Exploration" by Granchan Moncur III
  12. 113
    Published: 2004-06-07
    Book Reviews
    The Other Side of Nowhere
  13. 486
    Published: 2004-04-14
    Live Reviews
    Koto's Song: A Review of the Murasaki Ensemble
  14. Read "Time Will Tell: Conversations With Paul Bley"
    642
    Published: 2004-01-13
    Book Reviews
    Time Will Tell: Conversations With Paul Bley
  15. 117
    Published: 2003-12-13
    DVD/Film Reviews
    One Night With Blue Note
  16. 599
    Published: 2003-10-14
    Opinion/Editorial
    Secret Jazz: The Swinging Side of Western Swing
Read more articles by Norman Weinstein

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  1. Read "John Coltrane: Fearless Leader"
    718
    Published: 2006-10-01
    Extended Analysis
    John Coltrane: Fearless Leader
  2. Read "At Carnegie Hall"
    435
    Published: 2005-09-20
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Thelonious Monk Quartet with John Coltrane: At Carnegie Hall
  3. 599
    Published: 2003-10-14
    Opinion/Editorial
    Secret Jazz: The Swinging Side of Western Swing
  4. Read "Town Hall, New York City 1945"
    509
    Published: 2005-08-08
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Dizzy Gillespie/Charlie Parker: Town Hall, New York City 1945
  5. Read "Inner Urge"
    458
    Published: 2004-07-02
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Joe Henderson: Inner Urge
  6. Read "Two Ways of Bookending John Coltrane"
    777
    Published: 2008-01-23
    Book Reviews
    Two Ways of Bookending John Coltrane
  7. Read "Inventions & Dimensions"
    516
    Published: 2005-07-27
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Herbie Hancock: Inventions & Dimensions
  8. Read "Massive"
    430
    Published: 2004-09-04
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Jazz Jamaica All Stars: Massive
  9. Read "Rarum IX: Selected Recordings"
    355
    Published: 2004-03-09
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Pat Metheny: Rarum IX: Selected Recordings
  10. Read "The House That Trane Built: The Story of Impulse Records"
    616
    Published: 2006-07-06
    Extended Analysis
    The House That Trane Built: The Story of Impulse Records
  11. Read "Another Place"
    647
    Published: 2006-11-24
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Bunky Green: Another Place
  12. Read "Time Will Tell: Conversations With Paul Bley"
    642
    Published: 2004-01-13
    Book Reviews
    Time Will Tell: Conversations With Paul Bley
  13. Read "Compulsion!!!!!"
    554
    Published: 2007-04-30
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Andrew Hill: Compulsion!!!!!
  14. Read "Simpatico"
    503
    Published: 2006-09-23
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Brian Lynch / Eddie Palmieri Project: Simpatico
  15. Read "Steve Coleman: Elements Of One"
    394
    Published: 2005-05-03
    DVD/Film Reviews
    Steve Coleman: Elements Of One
  16. Read "Here to Stay"
    507
    Published: 2006-09-20
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Freddie Hubbard: Here to Stay
  17. Read "Melao"
    388
    Published: 2006-05-30
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Francisco Mela: Melao
  18. Read "Steve Coleman: Lucidarium"
    446
    Published: 2004-09-16
    Extended Analysis
    Steve Coleman: Lucidarium
  19. Read "The Complete Norman Granz Jam Sessions"
    201
    Published: 2005-03-22
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Various Artists: The Complete Norman Granz Jam Sessions
  20. Read "Live at Club Mozambique"
    441
    Published: 2006-08-09
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Grant Green: Live at Club Mozambique
  21. Read "Psychicemotus"
    434
    Published: 2005-11-15
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Yusef Lateef: Psychicemotus
  22. Read "Masters of the Boogie Piano"
    368
    Published: 2003-11-03
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Various Artists: Masters of the Boogie Piano
  23. Read "Chet For Lovers"
    325
    Published: 2003-10-15
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Chet Baker: Chet For Lovers
  24. Read "Koto's Song: A Review of the Murasaki Ensemble"
    486
    Published: 2004-04-14
    Live Reviews
    Koto's Song: A Review of the Murasaki Ensemble
  25. Read "Kwanza"
    408
    Published: 2006-11-14
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Archie Shepp: Kwanza
  26. Read "Sunday Mornin'"
    258
    Published: 2005-08-05
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Grant Green: Sunday Mornin'
  27. Read "The Perfect Jazz Audience on Record... From Ethiopia"
    621
    Published: 2005-11-15
    Opinion/Editorial
    The Perfect Jazz Audience on Record... From Ethiopia
  28. Read "The Player: A Man and his Music"
    518
    Published: 2007-06-29
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Willie Colon: The Player: A Man and his Music
  29. Read "True Blue"
    235
    Published: 2005-03-23
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Tina Brooks: True Blue
  30. Read "The Thing To Do"
    343
    Published: 2004-07-13
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Blue Mitchell: The Thing To Do
  31. Read "El Gigante Del Teclado"
    394
    Published: 2006-10-16
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Charlie Palmieri: El Gigante Del Teclado
  32. Read "The J.J. Johnson Memorial Album"
    245
    Published: 2003-07-25
    CD/LP/Track Review
    J.J. Johnson: The J.J. Johnson Memorial Album
  33. 442
    Published: 2006-03-18
    Book Reviews
    Tango: The Art History of Love
  34. 479
    Published: 2006-07-08
    General Articles
    A Confusing Musical Story About Pierre Verger
  35. Read "Lisa Thorson's Opening of the Jazz Stage"
    412
    Published: 2006-02-14
    Profiles
    Lisa Thorson's Opening of the Jazz Stage
  36. Read "Plays for Lovers"
    270
    Published: 2006-01-28
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Stan Getz: Plays for Lovers
  37. Read "Tex Book Tenor"
    334
    Published: 2005-10-25
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Booker Ervin: Tex Book Tenor
  38. Read "Music for Lovers"
    292
    Published: 2006-03-10
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Lee Morgan: Music for Lovers
  39. Read "New Conceptions"
    303
    Published: 2003-11-02
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Chucho Valdes: New Conceptions
  40. Read "Dimensions: A Compendium of the Pablo Years"
    377
    Published: 2003-11-07
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Oscar Peterson: Dimensions: A Compendium of the Pablo Years
  41. Read "The Complete Pacific Jazz Sessions"
    430
    Published: 2006-06-20
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Gil Evans: The Complete Pacific Jazz Sessions
  42. Read "Rarum XV: Selected Recordings"
    295
    Published: 2004-04-17
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Carla Bley: Rarum XV: Selected Recordings
  43. Read "The Jaywalker"
    336
    Published: 2004-10-19
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Duke Ellington: The Jaywalker
  44. Read "The Rough Guide to Tito Puente"
    309
    Published: 2005-09-04
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Tito Puente: The Rough Guide to Tito Puente
  45. Read "Ballads"
    312
    Published: 2005-09-21
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Omar Sosa: Ballads
  46. Read "Rarum XIII: Selected Recordings"
    357
    Published: 2004-03-07
    CD/LP/Track Review
    John Surman: Rarum XIII: Selected Recordings
  47. Read "Shades of Jade"
    177
    Published: 2005-09-07
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Marc Johnson: Shades of Jade
  48. Read "Justin Time Records 20th Anniversary Compilation"
    100
    Published: 2003-09-25
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Various Artists: Justin Time Records 20th Anniversary Compilation
  49. Read "Rarum X: Selected Recordings"
    396
    Published: 2004-05-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Dave Holland: Rarum X: Selected Recordings
  50. Read "All That Is Tied"
    370
    Published: 2006-04-05
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Ran Blake: All That Is Tied

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