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Mark Feldman / Uri Caine / Greg Cohen / Joey Baron: Secrets

Read "Secrets" reviewed by Warren Allen

Mark Feldman, Uri Caine, Greg Cohen and Joey Baron have all played integral parts in John Zorn's many explorations of Jewish improvised music. All four have won acclaim for the distinctness and flexibility of their sounds, but here they work in a setting that defines the meaning of traditional.

With a group such as this, it ...

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Marion Meadows: Secrets

Read "Secrets" reviewed by Woodrow Wilkins

Regardless of the genre, an acoustic drum kit generally makes for a better sound than an electronic program. However, when the latter is done well, the difference can be staggering. That's one factor that makes Marion Meadows' Secrets function.

Meadows began playing saxophone at age eight. His studies led him to appreciate such ...