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  1. Iconic label ECM Records Commences Streaming and Expands Partnership...Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... subjects of books, films and exhibitions around the world. Music from the likes of Keith Jarrett, Jan Garbarek , Paul Bley, Arvo PaISrt , AndraI s Schiff , Kim Kashkashian, Anouar Brahem, Jack DeJohnette, Tomasz Stanko , Avishai Cohen, Nik BaISrtsch ...


  2. Hans Ludemann - Trio Ivoire: Desert PulseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 30 | All About Jazz

    Pianist Hans Ludemann's past is steeped in modern and outside jazz realms amid his affiliations with trombonist Albert Mangelsdorf, pianist Paul Bley and other forward-looking explorers. But as the liner notes point out, the artist switched gears after a trip to West Africa in 1999 where he met balaphone performer Aly Keita who uses the melodic / percussive mallet instrument on this set.


  3. RECORDING: Francois Bourassa Quartet Releases "Number 9" on Effendi RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... and Karlheinz" fit together unpredictably yet organically. Bourassa's deft, initially dry touch may imply that of Paul Bley (another Montreal native), but he claims many other piano modernists, bluesmen and prog rockers, too, as inspirations, and ...


  4. Critic's Notebook: A Revolution in Jazz? An Avant-Garde...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... his October Revolution hosted concerts by pioneers of the newfangled avant-garde, like Sun Ra, John Tchicai and Paul Bley, and it featured midnight panel discussions featuring musicians and writers trying to make sense of a new landscape in ...


  5. Steve Swallow: The Jazz Bass Pioneer Meets Iggy PopRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Bass Player

    ... in Swallow's career occurred in 1969, when he was 29 years old and already a veteran of gigs with such leaders as Paul Bley, Art Farmer, and Stan Getz. He had been playing the upright since he was 14, but when he encountered an electric bass at a ...


  6. Israeli trumpeter Avishai Cohen honors the innocent victims of a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | Chicago Reader

    ... burnished sound of the second Miles Davis quintet. Pianist Avishai spreads out notes with the austere splendor of Paul Bley, and the rhythm section contributes by subtraction, omitting any extraneous sound or accent. That leaves Cohen's rich tone ...


  7. RiversideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... himself was an early adopter of Bley's compositions, songs he played in the early 60's when her then-husband Paul Bley was his pianist and Bley's current life partner Swallow was his bass player. Making an album out of covering/tributing Carla is ...


  8. Jazz picks: Bassist Eddie Gomez, the Girshevich Trio and Joe LovanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Denver Post

    Here are a few intriguing gigs lined up at Dazzle Jazz in the next couple of weeks: If you run across an old LP with the name of Eddie Gomez in the credits, odds are you've located an object of quality. The bassist abetted the late and still-worshiped pianist Bill Evans for more than a decade, as well as Chick Corea, Paul Bley and Joanne Brackeen.


  9. Satoko FujiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... to study at the New England Conservatory in Boston, where her teachers included George Russell, Cecil McBee, and Paul Bley, who appeared on her debut CD Something About Water (Libra, 1996). Since then Fujii has been an innovative bandleader and ...


  10. Special Episode: Jazz Loft Jam SessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Greenwell, sax; Bill Takas, bass; Ron Free, drums 2 - Bill Potts, piano; Zoot Sims, tenor sax; Ron Free, drums 3 - Paul Bley, piano; Jimmy Stevenson, bass; Roland Alexander, tenor sax; Eddie Listengart, trumpet; Lex Humphries, drums 4 - Sonny ...