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Cutt'n Korners

Rashied Ali, Greg Tardy, Antoine Drye, Omer Avital

Featuring New York based virtuoso artists Greg Tardy, Abraham Burton, James Hurt and Antoine Drye, drummer legend Rashied Ali selected a perfect set of tunes for his new downtown band. The... Read

Zero

Maria Neckam

Zero is the result of freely improvised expression. The set includes some of Neckam's original compositions and on-the-spot improvisations. As a whole, Zero is an experience for careful listeners,... Read

Trio Hour

Mika Pohjola, Dan Loomis, Kyle Struve

Pianist Mika Pohjola, bassist Dan Loomis and drummer Kyle Struve played 2005-09 on a weekly basis in Pohjola's studio on East 14th Street in Manhattan. The trio specialized in exploring... Read

Ball Play

Mika Pohjola, Drew Gress, Mark Ferber

A collaboration with bassist Drew Gress and drummer Mark Ferber, pianist Mika Pohjola offers a follow-up to his Sound of Village duo improvisations. Pohjola features a free jazz vein of the 1960s,... Read

Franck Organ Works I

Torvald Torén

The two volumes of the Complete Organ Works by the quintessential French organ composer César Franck, demonstrate the art of 19th century organ composition at its highest. These varied and... Read

Musicians

Pekka Pylkkänen

is a saxophonist, composer, jazz artist and educator, who has worked with many... learn more

Tove Jansson

was a Finnish novelist, painter, illustrator and comic strip author. She was the... learn more

Terry Clarke

is a Canadian drummer. His natural rhythmic aptitude was obvious from an early age,... learn more

Alice Tegnér

was a Swedish music teacher, poet and composer. She was recognized as a foremost... learn more

Articles

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Chick Corea: Children's Songs Released On New Album

May 18, 2013:

New York Jazz Trio Rides High On New Album Release Of Select Standards

Jul 30, 2013:

The Fernando Huergo Quintet at ShapeShifter Lab in Brooklyn

Aug 10, 2014:

Spotify: BMG The Latest To Leave The Streaming Giant