1 de abril de 2018

Magnum, Magnum, ...



Magnum Magnum
Schirmer / Mosel






Fotografia por Josef Koudelka

31 de março de 2018

Os melhores CD's de jazz de 2017

The 2017 NPR Music Jazz Critics Poll (December, 2017)


1. Vijay Iyer Sextet - Far From Over







(Foto de Vijay Iyer Sextet por Lynne Harty)




2. Steve Coleman's Natal Eclipse - Morphogenesis

3. Tyshawn Sorey - Verisimilitude

4. Craig Taborn - Daylight Ghosts

5. Nicole Mitchell - Mandorla Awakening II: Emerging Worlds

6. Cécile McLorin Salvant - Dreams And Daggers

7. Roscoe Mitchell - Bells For The South Side

8. Matt Wilson's Honey And Salt - Music Inspired By The Poetry Of Carl Sandberg

9. Charles Lloyd Quartet - Passin' Thru

10. Ambrose Akinmusire - A Rift In Decorum: Live At The Village Vanguard



As escolhas individuais de cada um dos votantes encontram-se aqui.

31 de janeiro de 2018

Um quinteto de ECM's



Blue maqams
Anouar Brahem







Tribute to Lester
Art Ensemble of Chicago







The dreamer is the dream
Chris Potter







Bells for the South Side
Roscoe Mitchell

Partiram...

Benjamin Alexander Riley Jr. (1933 – 2017)
Jazz drummer



Fotografia de Ben Riley por Dennis C. Owsley





Hugh Ramapolo Masekela (1938 – 2018)
Jazz trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist, composer and singer



Fotografia de Hugh Masekela por Bra Hugh





John Carl Hendricks (1921 – 2017)
Jazz lyricist and singer



Fotografia de Jon Hendricks @ atlaandmatt.com





Roswell Hopkins Rudd Jr. (1921 – 2017)
Jazz trombonist and composer



Fotografia de Roswell Rudd @ twitter.com




James Marcellus Arthur Murray (1936 – 2017)
Jazz drummer



Fotografia de Sunny Murray por Frans Schellekens