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John Scofield: Swallow Tales

Read "Swallow Tales" reviewed by Ian Patterson


It was Gary Burton who brought Steve Swallow—with electric bass in tow—into the teaching ranks of the Berklee College of Music in the early 1970s. Burton had already introduced Swallow's songs to the students, one of whom, a fresh-faced John Scofield, would go on to play and record with both men. Scofield and Swallow's musical partnership ...

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Frank Carlberg: Uncivilized Ruminations

Read "Uncivilized Ruminations" reviewed by Eyal Hareuveni


Pianist/composer Frank Carlberg continues to perfect his distinctive blend of poetry and left-of-center jazz. Carlberg does it together with a stellar cast of close collaborators; most important of them is vocalist Christine Correra, with whom he has been collaborating for two decades. Both have performed poetry by Wallace Stevens on Variations on a Summer Day (Fresh ...

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Have We Told You All You Thought to Know?

Label: Cuneiform Records
Released: 2001
Track listing: Introduction; What's Heart to Say; Blunted Efforts as the Distance; I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud; It Seemed Your Friend; Upon Reflection; I was at the Door; I Like the Way; We're Here; Words Scattered; Mon Frere; Have We Told You All You'd Thought to Know?

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Robert Creeley: Have We Told You All You Thought to Know?

Read "Have We Told You All You Thought to Know?" reviewed by AAJ Staff


Poet Robert Creeley has long maintained an interest in combining his verbal lyricism with other art forms. He pursues an unusual synthesis of spoken word and musical improvisation on Have We Told You, which documents a live performance from fall of '98. Joining him for the event is electric bassist Steve Swallow, who recently composed music ...


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