All About Jazz

Home » Tag Center » Tag: Fast Track

Content by tag "Fast Track"

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Jack Cortner New York Big Band: Fast Track

Read "Fast Track" reviewed by Edward Blanco

Trumpeter Jack Cortner has been an integral part of New York's vibrant music scene for over forty-five years, primarily as a composer and arranger writing for Broadway musical theatre, commercials and television. While you may not be familiar with his work in jazz, you have probably heard his music if you've ever seen the popular soaps ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Jack Cortner New York Big Band: Fast Track

Read "Fast Track" reviewed by Jack Bowers

Even though Jack Cortner has been making a living as a musician in New York City for more than 45 years, Fast Track is the first-ever big band album with his name as leader. No, Cortner isn't a late bloomer. The composer, arranger and former trumpeter has simply been too busy with other pursuits, such as ...