Articles by Karl Ackermann

  1. Incidentals
    0
    Published: 2018-01-01
    Tim Berne's Snakeoil
    Incidentals
  2. Tangents
    0
    Published: 2018-01-01
    Gary Peacock Trio
    Tangents
  3. Far From Over
    18
    Published: 2017-08-13
    Vijay Iyer Sextet
    Far From Over
  4. Rebel Portraiture
    8
    Published: 2017-08-12
    The Liberation Music Collective
    Rebel Portraiture
  5. Verisimilitude
    31
    Published: 2017-08-06
    Tyshawn Sorey
    Verisimilitude
  6. Translator's Note
    36
    Published: 2017-08-03
    Oded Tzur
    Translator's Note
  7. Exosphere
    24
    Published: 2017-08-02
    Abdul Moimeme
    Exosphere
  8. Sing House
    15
    Published: 2017-07-30
    Jason Kao Hwang
    Sing House
  9. Resonance
    18
    Published: 2017-07-23
    Isamu McGregor
    Resonance
  10. Hope
    17
    Published: 2017-07-21
    Kevin Hays / Lionel Loueke
    Hope
  11. The Better Angels of Our Nature
    27
    Published: 2017-07-20
    Brian McCarthy Nonet
    The Better Angels of Our Nature
  12. Rome
    13
    Published: 2017-07-18
    Rob Mazurek
    Rome
  13. Kisaragi
    15
    Published: 2017-07-17
    Satoko Fujii / Natsuki Tamura
    Kisaragi
  14. Leap of Faith Orchestra - Possible Universes
    12
    Published: 2017-07-01
    PEK
    Leap of Faith Orchestra - Possible Universes
  15. I Try To Remember Where I Come From
    11
    Published: 2017-06-30
    Jonah Parzen-Johnson
    I Try To Remember Where I Come From
  16. Unit[e]
    20
    Published: 2017-06-25
    Alexander Hawkins
    Unit[e]
  17. Saluting Sgt. Pepper
    23
    Published: 2017-06-22
    Django Bates / Frankfurt Radio Big Band
    Saluting Sgt. Pepper
  18. Proverbe
    10
    Published: 2017-06-15
    DUMItRIO
    Proverbe
  19. Music From An Imaginary Land
    16
    Published: 2017-06-14
    AVA Trio
    Music From An Imaginary Land
  20. Morphogenesis
    24
    Published: 2017-06-13
    Steve Coleman
    Morphogenesis
  21. Cub(an)ism
    22
    Published: 2017-06-04
    Aruán Ortiz
    Cub(an)ism
  22. Neko
    14
    Published: 2017-06-02
    Gato Libre
    Neko
  23. Find the Way
    17
    Published: 2017-05-26
    Aaron Parks/Ben Street/Billy Hart
    Find the Way
  24. Pekka
    13
    Published: 2017-05-20
    Verneri Pohjola
    Pekka
  25. Tilt
    10
    Published: 2017-05-18
    The Great Harry Hillman
    Tilt
  26. Golan/Al Joulan Vol. 2
    13
    Published: 2017-05-08
    Hubert Dupont
    Golan/Al Joulan Vol. 2
  27. 682/681
    12
    Published: 2017-05-05
    Lisa Cay Miller
    682/681
  28. Blind Curves and Box Canyons
    16
    Published: 2017-05-04
    Thollem | Mazurek
    Blind Curves and Box Canyons
  29. Fly or Die
    9
    Published: 2017-04-28
    Jaimie Branch
    Fly or Die
  30. Cross My Palm With Silver
    26
    Published: 2017-04-28
    Avishai Cohen - Trumpet
    Cross My Palm With Silver
  31. The Dreamer Is the Dream
    30
    Published: 2017-04-21
    Chris Potter
    The Dreamer Is the Dream
  32. Trandans
    14
    Published: 2017-04-20
    Duo Baars Henneman & Dave Burrell
    Trandans
  33. Currents 0
    16
    Published: 2017-04-18
    Yarn/Wire Ensemble
    Currents 0
  34. Sopranoville: New Works for the Prepared and Non-Prepared Saxophone
    18
    Published: 2017-04-13
    Sam Newsome
    Sopranoville: New Works for the Prepared and Non-Prepared Saxophone
  35. The Behemoth
    15
    Published: 2017-04-09
    Phronesis / Julian Argüelles / Frankfurt Radio Big Band
    The Behemoth
  36. Blow + Beat
    13
    Published: 2017-04-08
    Mats Gustafsson/ Alfred Vogel
    Blow + Beat
  37. Irmãos De Fé
    11
    Published: 2017-04-06
    John Patitucci
    Irmãos De Fé
  38. Six Easy Pieces
    17
    Published: 2017-04-05
    Atomic
    Six Easy Pieces
  39. The Complete Syllables Music
    16
    Published: 2017-04-04
    Nate Wooley
    The Complete Syllables Music
  40. December Avenue
    27
    Published: 2017-04-02
    Tomasz Stańko New York Quartet
    December Avenue
  41. My Tongue Crumbles After
    20
    Published: 2017-04-01
    Sean Ali
    My Tongue Crumbles After
  42. Overseas V
    15
    Published: 2017-03-30
    Eivind Opsvik
    Overseas V
  43. Disappeared Behind the Sun
    22
    Published: 2017-03-29
    Angles 9
    Disappeared Behind the Sun
  44. Recent Developments
    17
    Published: 2017-03-26
    Harris Eisenstadt
    Recent Developments
  45. This Is The Uplifting Part
    13
    Published: 2017-03-22
    Ensemble Pamplemousse
    This Is The Uplifting Part
  46. Carve
    22
    Published: 2017-03-17
    Dana Jessen
    Carve
  47. The MUH Trio – Prague After Dark
    25
    Published: 2017-03-17
    The MUH Trio
    The MUH Trio – Prague After Dark
  48. Beauty & Truth
    23
    Published: 2017-03-13
    Joachim Kühn/Chris Jennings/Eric Schaefer
    Beauty & Truth
  49. Sooner And Later
    27
    Published: 2017-03-04
    Julia Hülsmann Trio
    Sooner And Later
  50. Landed in Brooklyn
    25
    Published: 2017-03-03
    Julian & Roman Wasserfuhr
    Landed in Brooklyn
Read more album reviews by Karl Ackermann
  1. CD/LP/Track Review
    Jon Cowherd Quartet: featuring Steve Cardenas, Tony Scherr and Brian Blade: Gateway
    Publish Day: 25
  2. CD/LP/Track Review
    Gary Peacock Trio: Tangents
    Publish Day: 28
  3. CD/LP/Track Review
    Tim Berne's Snakeoil: Incidentals
    Publish Day: 29
  1. Read "Jazz Education: The Next Generation, Part 1"
    107
    Published: 2016-12-30
    Under the Radar
    Jazz Education: The Next Generation, Part 1
  2. Read "East River"
    173
    Published: 2015-02-22
    CD/LP/Track Review
    PLS.trio: East River
  3. Read "Hoodman's Blind"
    81
    Published: 2014-02-06
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Arshak Sirunyan: Hoodman's Blind
  4. Read "A Multitude of Angels"
    45
    Published: 2016-11-30
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Keith Jarrett: A Multitude of Angels
  5. Read "The Ludwigsburg Concert"
    34
    Published: 2016-02-26
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Lyle Mays Quartet: The Ludwigsburg Concert
  6. Read "Jazz Education: The Next Generation, Part 2"
    62
    Published: 2017-02-09
    Under the Radar
    Jazz Education: The Next Generation, Part 2
  7. Read "Some Other Time: The Lost Session From the Black Forest"
    30
    Published: 2016-04-27
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Bill Evans with Eddie Gomez and Jack DeJohnette: Some Other Time: The Lost Session From the Black Forest
  8. Read "In Movement"
    25
    Published: 2016-05-04
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Jack DeJohnette/Ravi Coltrane/Matthew Garrison: In Movement
  9. Read "Synovial Joints"
    32
    Published: 2015-04-17
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Steve Coleman and the Council of Balance: Synovial Joints
  10. Read "You’ve Been Watching Me"
    41
    Published: 2015-04-10
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Tim Berne's Snakeoil: You’ve Been Watching Me
  11. Read "We Want Miles (Bonus Track Version)"
    41
    Published: 2014-03-26
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Miles Davis: We Want Miles (Bonus Track Version)
  12. Read "Lew Soloff: Sketches Of Spain"
    830
    Published: 2010-10-29
    Extended Analysis
    Lew Soloff: Lew Soloff: Sketches Of Spain
  13. Read "Break Stuff"
    60
    Published: 2015-02-06
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Vijay Iyer Trio: Break Stuff
  14. Read "A Cosmic Rhythm With Each Stroke"
    29
    Published: 2016-03-09
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Vijay Iyer & Wadada Leo Smith: A Cosmic Rhythm With Each Stroke
  15. Read "Now This"
    20
    Published: 2015-05-29
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Gary Peacock Trio: Now This
  16. Read "Lathe of Heaven"
    71
    Published: 2014-09-02
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Mark Turner Quartet: Lathe of Heaven
  17. Read "Mette Henriette"
    33
    Published: 2015-11-08
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Mette Henriette Martedatter Rølvåg: Mette Henriette
  18. Read "Made in Chicago"
    56
    Published: 2015-03-11
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Jack DeJohnette: Made in Chicago
  19. Read "Alloy"
    64
    Published: 2014-09-30
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Tyshawn Sorey: Alloy
  20. Read "Brooklyn Babylon"
    24
    Published: 2013-05-18
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Darcy James Argue's Secret Society: Brooklyn Babylon
  21. Read "Spiral Mercury"
    51
    Published: 2014-07-31
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Pharoah & The Underground: Spiral Mercury
  22. Read "Atmosphères"
    16
    Published: 2016-09-02
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Tigran Hamasyan/Arve Henriksen/Eivind Aarset/Jan Bang: Atmosphères
  23. Read "Crime Scene"
    292
    Published: 2010-06-17
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Terje Rypdal: Crime Scene
  24. Read "The Politics of Dancing: Jazz and Protest, Part 1"
    64
    Published: 2017-03-20
    Under the Radar
    The Politics of Dancing: Jazz and Protest, Part 1
  25. Read "The Inner Spectrum of Variables"
    25
    Published: 2016-05-25
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Tyshawn Sorey: The Inner Spectrum of Variables
  26. Read "The Bell"
    21
    Published: 2016-01-10
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Ches Smith with Craig Taborn and Mat Maneri: The Bell
  27. Read "Joy in Spite of Everything"
    64
    Published: 2014-08-11
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Stefano Bollani: Joy in Spite of Everything
  28. Read "The First Quartet"
    24
    Published: 2015-11-23
    CD/LP/Track Review
    John Abercrombie: The First Quartet
  29. Read "An Evil Clown and a Leap of Faith"
    28
    Published: 2016-10-07
    Under the Radar
    An Evil Clown and a Leap of Faith
  30. Read "In For A Penny, In For A Pound"
    34
    Published: 2015-05-14
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Henry Threadgill Zooid: In For A Penny, In For A Pound
  31. Read "Mise en Abîme"
    51
    Published: 2014-05-28
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Steve Lehman: Mise en Abîme
  32. Read "Spark of Life"
    77
    Published: 2014-09-24
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Marcin Wasilewski Trio with Joakim Milder: Spark of Life
  33. Read "Silk and Salt Melodies"
    56
    Published: 2014-08-14
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Louis Sclavis Quartet: Silk and Salt Melodies
  34. Read "Crisis"
    27
    Published: 2015-07-17
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Amir ElSaffar: Crisis
  35. Read "Dai Liang, aka A Bu: Beijing Prodigy"
    22
    Published: 2016-11-17
    Under the Radar
    Dai Liang, aka A Bu: Beijing Prodigy
  36. Read "The Jazz Composer’s Orchestra Update"
    55
    Published: 2014-11-13
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Michael Mantler: The Jazz Composer’s Orchestra Update
  37. Read "Continuum"
    30
    Published: 2016-03-31
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Nik Bärtsch's Mobile: Continuum
  38. Read "Galactic Parables: Volume 1"
    25
    Published: 2015-06-05
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Rob Mazurek Exploding Star Orchestra: Galactic Parables: Volume 1
  39. Read "Cuba: The Conversation Continues"
    15
    Published: 2015-10-16
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Arturo O'Farrill & The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra: Cuba: The Conversation Continues
  40. Read "Presidential Suite (Eight Variations on Freedom)"
    18
    Published: 2016-08-25
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Ted Nash Big Band: Presidential Suite (Eight Variations on Freedom)
  41. Read "Fe' ... Faith"
    341
    Published: 2011-07-12
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Gonzalo Rubalcaba: Fe' ... Faith
  42. Read "Andrew Hill: Solos - The Jazz Sessions"
    31
    Published: 2013-11-01
    Extended Analysis
    Andrew Hill: Andrew Hill: Solos - The Jazz Sessions
  43. Read "Kaleidoscope Eyes: Music of the Beatles"
    14
    Published: 2016-06-06
    CD/LP/Track Review
    John Daversa: Kaleidoscope Eyes: Music of the Beatles
  44. Read "Warp"
    14
    Published: 2016-03-21
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Jon Balke: Warp
  45. Read "Mauch Chunk"
    22
    Published: 2015-10-14
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Mostly Other People Do the Killing: Mauch Chunk
  46. Read "As it Was"
    21
    Published: 2016-07-18
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Peter Erskine Trio: John Taylor/Palle Danielsson: As it Was
  47. Read "Brad Mehldau: 10 Years Solo Live"
    25
    Published: 2015-11-26
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Brad Mehldau: Brad Mehldau: 10 Years Solo Live
  48. Read "Andando el Tiempo"
    18
    Published: 2016-04-26
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Carla Bley/Andy Sheppard/Steve Swallow: Andando el Tiempo
  49. Read "Piano Nights"
    35
    Published: 2014-02-20
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Bohren & der Club of Gore: Piano Nights
  50. Read "Drum Sketches"
    533
    Published: 2010-04-23
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Susie Ibarra: Drum Sketches

Sponsor: JANA PROJECT | LEARN MORE  

Support our sponsor

Join the staff. Writers Wanted!

Develop a column, write album reviews, cover live shows, or conduct interviews.