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Jacob Zimmerman

Saxophonist and composer Jacob Zimmerman (b.1986) studied at the renowned Garfield High School in Seattle, and the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston, Massachusetts where he received a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Saxophone Performance. Zimmerman recently completed his Masters Degree in Composition from Mills College in Oakland, California. His teachers have included Roscoe Mitchell, Jerry Bergonzi, James Fei, Joe Morris, Anthony Coleman, Allan Chase, and John Mallia. Zimmerman has performed at a variety of prominent venues and festivals including the North Sea Jazz Festival, Montreux Jazz Festival, Jordan Hall in Boston, and Avery Fisher Hall in New York.

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Tyrant Lizard: Tyrant Lizard

Read "Tyrant Lizard" reviewed by Paul Rauch

Tyrant Lizard is a trio that evolved from the Improvised Music Project at the University of Washington in Seattle, a program that exists as both an artistic movement and registered student organization led by eclectic modernist trumpeter and composer, Cuong Vu. Each of the three musicians are truly original voices of their respective craft, featuring trumpeter ...

New You

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Released: 2012
Track listing: 01. People Really Like Me; 02. Poodle; 03. Baby Boner; 04. Step Child; 05. Those Lepers; 06. Massed Opportunity; 07. Scram; 08. Shunting; 09. Scientology; 10. Jazz / Shadow.

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Arts & Sciences: New You

Read "New You" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Il leader del quartetto Arts & Sciences (attivo a Oackland, California) è il tastierista Michael Coleman, non a caso autore di tutto il materiale tematico contenuto in questo interessante CD, la cui peculiarità principale sembra risiedere in un diffuso eclettismo, che nello specifico non è però, fortunatamente, in alcun modo sinonimo di genericità (come spesso accade). ...


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