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by Thomas Fletcher
Often nicknamed Little Bird," Jimmy Heath began on the alto saxophone acquiring this informal title by dedicating his studies to Charlie Parker and his wee stature. Although not a familiar name to many outside of the devoted jazz community, Heath would go on to pursue a remarkable 76-year career sadly passing away in January, 2020. A ...
by Chris May
Love Letter is the final album to be made by saxophonist Jimmy Heath, who passed in January 2020 aged 93. It was completeted just a month earlier. The title is well chosen: the album is a love letter to jazz, a love letter to ballads, and a love letter to Heath's surviving family members, friends and ...
by Rokas Kucinskas
Meet Latchepen--jny: London-based gipsy jazz band consisting of four brilliant musicians (three of them being conservatory graduates). Full of passion for Django Reinhardt and 30s swing, their debut album Love Letters translates into a contemporary reflection of the era that saw jazz hit heights in popularity never to be seen afterwards, even though the particular type ...
By Fred Hughes
Label: ShoreThing Records
Track listing: Beautiful Friendship; If You Love Me; How It Could Be; Isn't It Romantic; Once I Loved; Love Letters; The Shadow of Your Smile; A Time For Love - Try To Remember; In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning; A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing - Sweet Begonia; What Is This Think Called Love; Isn't It A Pity