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Joe Lovano’s “Trio Tapestry” – Produced by Manfred Eicher (ECM) Euro Tour

For arguably the most prestigious of jazz labels, Blue Note, the tenor saxophonist Joe Lovano has recorded as a leader, more than twenty albums beginning with “Landmarks” in...

Is the recording Industry dead? – No Way!!!

For those who have declared the recording industry is dead, yesterday Universal Music released their first-quarter earnings proving the industry pundits wrong. Music Industry News...

Erminia Yardley discovers a great new Italian jazz trio

The newly formed Italian jazz trio, BAT (stands for the initial of the members’ surnames: Luca Bulgarelli – double bass, Riccardo Arrighini – piano, Lorenzo Tucci...

Jazz Camp | Bandcamp for Adults. An Interview with Byron Siegal

Jazz workshops have become very popular among amateur and professional musicians during the last few decades. One of the first proponents of this formula was Jamey Aebersold back...

JAZZMEDIA & MORE | International Concert Series.

German-based Jazz Media company JAZZMEDIA & MORE will launch a series of concerts this coming June at the renown Berlin jazz venue, the B Flat Jazz Club. The series promoted...

Adi Becker speaks about his new album Babbelou

German trombonist Adi Becker has been intricately involved in both the German and International jazz scene as a soloist, conductor, arranger and composer for more than two...

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Gregor Lisser, On Eleven | CD Review

Earlier this month Swiss Drummer and Percussionist Gregor Lisser released his debut album “On Eleven”. The album features a double quartet combining a string quartet...

Claudia Campagnol – Debut Album – I’M STRONG

Editors note: I receive many submissions and something has to catch my attention, such as the Black Envelope that contained Claudia’s debut album. Black? well, I opened it...

Arik Strauss Trio | Closing The Circle

Closing the Circle once again sees pianist Arik Strauss in a piano trio format following up his last album “In Spite Of All” (2016). After moving to Berlin in 2016...

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  • Craig Schoedler – Bass Destinations Live

    Craig Schoedler is one of those musicians that seems to be unafraid to tackle any musical challenge. This is not only evidenced by his eclectic recorded output but also his latest show...

  • Paul Jost Quartet – Caravan Live at the Blue Note.

    Jazz vocalist Paul Jost has been making waves lately on the New York scene performing at many of the cities best known venues. Known as a consummate storyteller, Paul is highly regarded for...

  • Bob James Trio | Bulgogi (Live)

    As a regular reader of Jazz In Europe, it would not have gone unnoticed that we’ve recently been speaking a great deal about the new album from Bob James “Espresso”. Bob released...

  • Wojtek Mazolewski Quintet share new video for ‘Roma’

    Bassist, composer and a leading figure of the 21st century Polish jazz movement, Wojtek Mazolewski has long been a front runner in the evolution of modern jazz. Heading up outfits such as...

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Adi Becker speaks about his new album Babbelou

German trombonist Adi Becker has been intricately involved in both the German and International jazz scene as a soloist, conductor, arranger and composer for more than two decades. Over the years Adi has notched up an impressive...

Paul Jost – Give me the Simple Life

For those among us who are not familiar with Paul Jost and his work allow me to bring you up to speed. Paul is a...

Kenny Garrett Interview

Interview by: Darrel Craig Harris | Studio photo’s by Jimmy Katz | Live photo’s by Carl Hyde. Kenny...

Big Band der Deutsche Oper Berlin | A Soulful journey

Recently the Big Band Der Deutsche Oper Berlin released their third album “Soul Journey” on the German...

Featured Interview Josephine Davies

Saxophonist Josephine Davies has built quite a reputation in the UK capital since moving there from her native Shetland...

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Bill Evans | Evans in England

Resonance Records, recently announced that it will issue Evans in England, a vibrant, previously unreleased set of recordings featuring music by Bill Evans with bassist Eddie...

Arik Strauss | Closing The Circle

Arik Strauss’s new release “Closing The Circle” once again see’s the pianist in a trio setting. Recently the Israeli ex-pat relocated to Berlin in effect...

David Berkman | Six of One

Pianist David Berkman’s new album Six of One was released last week on Palmetto Records. Here Berkman presents the latest evolution his sextet – featuring saxophonists...

Joey DeFrancesco | In The Key Of The Universe

As he’s made abundantly clear over the past 30 years, Joey DeFrancesco has plenty of soul. On his adventurous new album, In The Key Of The Universe, the master organist turns...

PLUME | PLUME

After Boston and New York, the French-American saxophonist known as PLUME has arrived on the Parisian scene with astonishing energy and an alto sound that is sweeping everyone off...

Gregor Lisser Double Quartet | On Eleven

“If you are in a hurry, go slowly” – this Chinese proverb has been set aside on the Swiss composer and drummer Gregor Lisser’s On Eleven, his debut album with...