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Daniel Cacija: Lifeline

Read "Lifeline" reviewed by Bruce Lindsay

Vocalist Daniel Čačija is a snappy, if somewhat retro, dresser--the cover images on Lifeline show him sporting, variously, a dinner suit and a cravat. A quick glance at the track list reveals jazz standards such as “Detour Ahead," “Lush Life" and “Exactly Like You." The band is the classic piano trio, with added trumpet. It looks ...

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Deborah Latz: Lifeline

Read "Lifeline" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Chissà se qualcuno noterà che questo è un jazz al femminile non solo perchè ci troviamo di fronte ad una cantante, Deborah Latz, accompagnata da una ritmica in cui suonano una pianista (Daniela Schächter) ed una batterista (Elisabeth Keledjan), ma perché le esecuzioni hanno una raffinatezza, un modo di esprimere il messaggio dei versi che si distingue da quello di ...

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Deborah Latz: Lifeline

Read "Lifeline" reviewed by Suzanne Lorge

Deborah Latz is a bold singer with a strong sense of her own musical identity. So sure-footed is she that it's hard to imagine her needing a lifeline--she's more the type to throw one to the sinking. Lifeline does just that--the 14 tunes pull the listener into Latz's fast-moving ship as it skims across her repertoire ...

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The Joel Futterman Ike Levin Trio featuring Kash Killion: Lifeline

Read "Lifeline" reviewed by Glenn Astarita

Tenor saxophonist Ike Levin and pianist Joel Futterman make for an undeniably potent duo, evidenced by previous releases. Moving forward, the twosome augments its attack with cellist and African Wooden Whistle performer, Kash Killion on this newly issued outing.

With the opener “Paradox,” the musicians express themselves with the veracity and force of ...