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Randy Klein's Two Duos: What's Next?

Read "What's Next?" reviewed by Dan Bilawsky

Randy Klein launched his Two Duos series with Sunday Morning (Jazzheads, 2010), pairing the pianist up with trombonist Chris Washburne and tenor saxophonist Oleg Kireyev, but he leaves the horns behind for this follow-up. This time around, Klein turns to two different, but equally skilled string men. Guitarist Alex Skolnick, reborn as a jazz guitarist but ...

NEWS: RECORDING

Pianist-Composer Randy Klein Releases Second Two Duos Project "What's Next?" Featuring Bassist Boris Kozlov and Guitarist Alex Skolnick.

Pianist-Composer Randy Klein Releases Second Two Duos Project "What's Next?" Featuring Bassist Boris Kozlov and Guitarist Alex Skolnick.

For the second in his series of Two Duos recordings, pianist-composer, Randy Klein engages in musical conversation on What's Next?, featuring electric bass guitarist virtuoso Boris Kozlov and guitarist Alex Skolnick.  What's Next?, is the followup to his 2010 acclaimed CD, Sunday Morning, which showcased Klein in duets with trombonist, Chris Washburne and Russian saxophonist, Oleg ...

NEWS: FESTIVAL

Jazzheads Jazz Festival Took Place In New York City On May 4-5, 2012

Jazzheads Jazz Festival Took Place In New York City On May 4-5, 2012

This year Jazzheads celebrates its 20th anniversary as a label. The first annual Jazzheads Jazz Festival took place at the Players Club in New York City on May 4-5, 2012. The Players Club is the beautiful 18th century townhouse that belonged to Edwin Booth, the great Shakespearean actor and brother to John Wilkes. The townhouse has a performing banquet hall with ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Pianist/Composer Randy Klein Presents Two Duos Concert - October 8th, 2010 at Klavierhaus in NYC

Pianist/Composer Randy Klein Presents Two Duos Concert - October 8th, 2010 at Klavierhaus in NYC

Randy Klein—Two Duos Concert featuring Chris Washburne, trombone, Ole Mathisen, saxophone and Randy Klein, piano. The performance will feature music from the highly acclaimed CD recording by Randy Klein titled, 'Sunday Morning.' This concert is the second in the on-going 'Two Duo' series at Klavierhaus. Also scheduled is the December 3, 2010—'Two Duos' Holiday Concert. Friday, October ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Randy Klein: Sunday Morning

Read "Sunday Morning" reviewed by Dan Bilawsky

Certain things, whether intentional or not, are suggested with an album title like Sunday Morning. A placid, gentle aura to the dawn of this day of rest is often ascribed. While jazz created with this image in mind could mean bland music for coffee sipping, pianist Randy Klein shows that it doesn't have to be that ...

NEWS: RECORDING

Jazzheads Records Announces the Release of Sunday Morning, a New Recording by American Composer and Pianist Randy Klein.

Jazzheads Records Announces the Release of Sunday Morning, a New Recording by American Composer and Pianist Randy Klein.

The award-winning American composer/pianist, Randy Klein is proud to announce the release of Sunday Morning which is the first in series of CD recordings by Klein titled “Two Duos," a project consisting of duets between Klein on piano as accompanist, and a growing list of improvising soloists in an interpretive solo setting. The music for the ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Pianist /Composer Randy Klein to Perform with His "Two Duos" Ensemble April 9th, 2010

Pianist /Composer Randy Klein to Perform with His "Two Duos" Ensemble April 9th, 2010

Pianist /Composer Randy Klein will be performing with his “Two Duos" ensemble (featuring the great Chris Washburne on Trombone & Ole Mathisen on saxophone) at Klavierhaus in NYC on April 9th, 2010 at 7 pm in celebration of his upcoming new CD release on Jazzheads Records titled “ Sunday Morning." Randy Klein - Piano
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