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ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Elliot Mason & Cre8tion: Before, Now & After

Read "Before, Now & After" reviewed by Dan Bilawsky

Jazz has no shortage of albums dealing with the past-present-future continuum--quite the opposite, in fact--but few carry as personal a tone as trombonist Elliot Mason's debut leader date. While speaking to broad concepts in dealing with the music's history and the notion of time taking form as one giant through line, Mason also inserts family ties ...

ARTICLE: TAKE FIVE WITH...

Take Five With Sofija Knezevic

Read "Take Five With Sofija Knezevic" reviewed by Sofija Knezevic

Meet Sofija Knezevic:

“Recognized as one of jazz's preeminent vocalists, young Sofija Knezevic (only 22) is one of the most significant singers in jazz today. While her singing is steeped in tradition, her improvisational virtuosity and creativity are breathtaking."--CNN

Instrument(s):

Voice, piano.

Teachers and/or influences?

Greatly influenced by Sarah Vaughan, Ella ...