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Discovered in 2010 by world class jazz pianist and legend, Paul Smith, Lyn Stanley entered singing with the world’s most famous accompanist, Paul Smith and his trio, four months after meeting her. Lyn was born in Tacoma Washington, the same birth town as singers Diane Schuur and Janis Paige. Her dad played piano by ear in the style of Erroll Garner, and Lyn was an attentive listener at an early age. She also had a grandfather who was an opera singer and an uncle who sang tenor roles in local theater groups in Long Beach, CA. Lyn Stanley entered the singing world through a side door—ballroom dancing


Article: Radio & Podcasts

Bill Cunliffe, Doc Watkins & Louis Armstrong

Read "Bill Cunliffe, Doc Watkins & Louis Armstrong" reviewed by Joe Dimino

We begin our annual Christmas Hour of Neon Jazz with brilliant young composer Richard Williams and a song off his 2022 album Hollywood Christmas. Following that, we hear a live cut recorded by your trusty host at the historic Blue Room off 18 & Vine in Kansas City with pianist Charles Williams doing his best to ...


Article: Radio & Podcasts

Joy And Wonder - More Holiday Releases

Read "Joy And Wonder - More Holiday Releases" reviewed by Mary Foster Conklin

This broadcast presents more Christmas goodness to savor, with new holiday releases from from Chris Ruggiero, Sarah Partridge, Sweet Megg and Joe McCarthy's New York Afro Bop Alliance Big Band, plus birthday shoutouts to Dave Brubeck and Diane Schuur, among others. Thanks for listening and please support the artists you hear by purchasing their music during ...


Article: Year in Review

C. Michael Bailey Best Recordings of 2022

Read "C. Michael Bailey Best Recordings of 2022" reviewed by C. Michael Bailey

This best-releases-of-the-year article does not reflect all of the music that I have listened to in the past year, rather I restrict myself to only the music that I have reviewed, with one exception: the Waiting For Columbus Super Deluxe Edition for which I have pined away for 40 years. I leave you in the gentle ...


Article: Radio & Podcasts

Tis The Season - New Releases and Jazz Holiday Fare

Read "Tis The Season - New Releases and Jazz Holiday Fare" reviewed by Mary Foster Conklin

This broadcast is full of jazz holiday fare, with new Christmas releases from Jonathan Karrant, Jane Monheit and Lyn Stanley, as well as the latest from Houston Person, Nicholas Payton, Nadje Noordhuis and The String Queens, plus birthday shoutouts to Amina Figarova, Ethel Ennis, Fay Claassen, Melissa Aldana, Cassandra Wilson and Beth McKenna, among others. Thanks ...


Article: Bailey's Bundles

November 2022: Novel Noël: A Jingle Jazz Celebration

Read "November 2022: Novel Noël: A Jingle Jazz Celebration" reviewed by C. Michael Bailey

Lyn Stanley Novel Noël: A Jingle Jazz Celebration A. T. Music 2022 Vocalist Lyn Stanley ironically calls her ensemble the Big Band Jazz Maverick when it is she who is the maverick, the evidence being how seamlessly she expands the holiday canon on Novel Noël: A Jingle Jazz Celebration. Over ...


Article: Bailey's Bundles

Christmas 2021

Read "Christmas 2021" reviewed by C. Michael Bailey

The Holiday Season is enough to make anyone come out of hibernation. Here are some holiday recordings worthy of consideration. SWR Vokalensemble, Marcus Creed, Director In Dulci Jubilo: Weihnachtskonzerte von Michael Praetorius SWR Classic 2021 “For in heaven we all have to make music..." so says composer Michael Praetorius, ...


News: Recording

Recent Listening: Lyn Stanley Revisits Julie London

Recent Listening: Lyn Stanley Revisits Julie London

Los Angeles singer Lyn Stanley frequently appears in L.A. with a big band of Swing Era veterans. However, in the recording we are sampling today, her accompanists are six of Southern California’s busiest veteran players of modern jazz. Called for this album, the Jazz Mavericks, they are guitarist John Chiodoni, pianists Otmaro Ruiz and Mike Lang, ...


London With a Twist - Live at Bernie’s

Label: A.t. Music Llc
Released: 2019
Track listing: Route 66; Pink Cadillac; Loverman; Blue Moon; Let There Be You; You Never Can Tell; Goody Goody; Lover Letters; Bye Bye Blackbird; I’ve Got You Under My Skin; Body and Soul; In the Still of the Night.


Article: Album Review

Lyn Stanley: London With a Twist - Live at Bernie’s

Read "London With a Twist - Live at Bernie’s" reviewed by C. Michael Bailey

Lyn Stanley hits her stride. The Great American Songbook possesses a persistent resonance in our culture. It may be best defined as the Songbook as the popular music of the 1920s through the 1950s: Tin Pan Alley, showtunes and other popular music of the period. This block of songwriting remains a bedrock of jazz. ...


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