Content by tag "Grappelli"

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Sarah Bernstein Unearthish: Crazy Lights Shining

Read "Crazy Lights Shining" reviewed by Gareth Thompson

The concept of “free" is linked with jazz more than any other music genre. But “free" to do what, exactly? Free to think what you like, play what you want, express what you must? May as well throw in the freedom to live how you choose. Listening to violinist Sarah Bernstein's music, these questions occur as ...

ARTICLE: LIVE REVIEWS

Radio Deluxe Live: The Pizzarellis Go to Tanglewood

Read "Radio Deluxe Live: The Pizzarellis Go to Tanglewood" reviewed by R.J. DeLuke

Radio Deluxe with John Pizzarelli and Jessica Molaskey
Tanglewood Jazz Festival
Lenox, Massachusetts
September 5, 2009

Jazz programming on national radio stations--the stuff you still get in your car or in your home for free, not satellite radio--is a rarity. That's an unfortunate thing, because lack of exposure to the music is one of the main ...