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Thapelo Lekoane: Tapestry

Read "Tapestry" reviewed by Lucy Jacobs

Tapestry is Thapelo Lekoanes' stunning debut album. Lekoane is a South African artist with a long-standing career as a music director, vocalist and songwriter. Through these experiences, Lekoane has noticeably drawn from a deep well of jazz, folk, soul and world influences to produce this work. These influences are present in the album's sound which has ...



Label: Thapelo Lekoane
Released: 2021
Track listing: Human; Anyway; Heritage; Saber (To Know); More To Tell (featuring The SN Project); North Star; Momentous Vow; Why (featuring Lebogang Mashile); Ikhaya; Human (Reprise)


Article: Profile

Keith Tippett: R.I.P.

Read "Keith Tippett: R.I.P." reviewed by Duncan Heining

Keith Tippett's death on Sunday, 14th June 2020 robbed British and European music of one of its finest talents. The death on any musician of even minor significance often leads many critics reaching for the Thesaurus and tripping over their adjectives in a head-rush of hyperbole. In Keith's case, the simple phrase--"one of music's finest talents"--cuts ...


Article: Multiple Reviews

Composer Tributes: Strayhorn, Shorter, Monk and Sam Jones

Read "Composer Tributes: Strayhorn, Shorter, Monk and Sam Jones" reviewed by Jerome Wilson

There always seem to be albums coming out that pay tribute to accomplished jazz composers. Here are some newer ones, three on very familiar names and one on an often overlooked musician. John Di Martino Passion Flower: The Music of Billy Strayhorn Sunnyside Records 2020 Pianist John ...



Label: Tapestry
Released: 2017
Track listing: Sunuosa; Cobalt Blue; Maracatim; Sunset; Jack And The Goblin Brother; Varanda; Reunion; Mathias; BR; Yesterdays.


Article: Album Review

The Reunion Project: Varanda

Read "Varanda" reviewed by Dan Bilawsky

If ever there was a gathering that's true to name and a misnomer, this is it. The Reunion Project isn't a glimpse at a band reformation or a grand comeback statement, but rather an expression of shared experiences, influences, and actions. It's both a look back to earlier times and the dawn of a new adventure. ...


Ugandan Suite

Label: Tapestry
Released: 2014
Track listing: Movement 1 – The Buffalo; Movement 2 – The Elephant; Movement 3 – The Leopard; Movement 4 – The Rinhoceros; Movement 5 – The Lion.


Article: Album Review

Felipe Salles: Ugandan Suite

Read "Ugandan Suite" reviewed by Alberto Bazzurro

Opera che sembra d'altri tempi, alla ricerca di un terzomondismo ancora sufficientemente pulito da non odorare di world music (nell'accezione più amorfa del termine), quella che ci propone il gruppo allargato (anche a un solista della statura di Dave Liebman) del tenorsassofonista (soprattutto) brasiliano (di San Paolo, ma ormai di stanza a New York) Felipe Salles. ...


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Movement 3 - The Leopard

Label: Tapestry
Released: 2014
Duration: 8:53



Label: Tapestry
Released: 2013
Track listing: 1. Departure 08:54; 2. Seagull’s Island 09:05; 3. Bela’s Reflections 05:32; 4. Maracatu d’Orleans 08:39; ; 5. Awaiting 04:56; 6. B’s Blues 08:31; 7. Schoenberg’s Error 08:07; 8. Adagio triste 05:30; 9. Natural Selection 08:22. Tutti i brani sono di Felipe Salles.


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