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Los Angeles Jazz Quartet: Live at Jazz nad Odra

Read "Live at Jazz nad Odra" reviewed by Jim Worsley

In honor of their twenty-fifth anniversary, Los Angeles Jazz Quartet took the stage in Wroclaw, Poland to perform at the Jazz at Odra Festival. This recording is documentation that they know how to celebrate in style. Five originals and two reimagined classics were powerfully and charismatically presented to an attentive and appreciative audience by bassist Darek ...

Family Song

Label: Not Two Records
Released: 1999
Track listing: Family Song; Briggs; Message from Roit; Resurgence; Winding Road; A Tear from New York; The Honeymoon; Rachel and Sarah.

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Los Angeles Jazz Quartet: Family Song

Read "Family Song" reviewed by Jim Santella

The Los Angeles Jazz Quartet performs original compositions that relate their 3rd album to family and close friends. As with most of modern mainstream acoustic jazz, the compositions are used as a basis from which the artists improvise. That they’ve been together for six years is evident from the manner in which each artist supports the ...

Family Song

Label: Not On Label
Released: 1998

Look To The East

Label: Naxos
Released: 1998
Track listing: Look To The East; Reality; Into The Dark; Sessions With Garrin; Because There Is You; Getting Around; Dirge; Dearly Beloved; Maru's Dream; Fosselman's; Oslo.

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Los Angeles Jazz Quartet: Look To The East

Read "Look To The East" reviewed by C. Michael Bailey

Pianoless Quartet. The Los Angeles Jazz Quartet is a guitar trio plus reeds, consisting of Larry Koonse on guitar, Chuck Manning on tenor and soprano saxophones, and Darek Oleszkiewicz on bass, and Kevin Tullius on drums. They play a straight-ahead brand of jazz that is very accessible and mainstream. Of the 10 recent Naxos Jazz releases, ...


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