Jul 30, 2014
Hitting the high notes
You wanted more, you got more. Thanks in advance to this year's Newport Jazz Festival and its extra day of action at Fort Adams.
Pharoah Sanders, Dave Douglas Quintet Head Up 26th Earshot Jazz Fest
The renowned Earshot Jazz Festival takes place at several Seattle venues Oct. 10-Nov. 11. Performing at this 26th annual event are Pharoah Sanders, Dave Douglas Quintet, Joe Lovano, Linda Oh, Joey Baron, Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba, Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey, McTuff , and many others.
Montreal concert review: Fred Hersch Trio at Upstairs Jazz Bar and Grill
What was a jazz piano devotee to do when Keith Jarrett, Marc Copland, Danilo Perez and Fred Hersch were playing on the same night during the Montreal International Jazz Festival? On Saturday, I was only able to see two of the four greats.
Montreal Jazzfest review: Now This
Bassist Gary Peacock, pianist Marc Copland and drummer Joey Baron - a.k.a. the trio that calls itself Now This - is to head into the studio any week now to record for ECM records.