Jazz Vocals

Peter Liu | Bamboo Groove

by Jeff Becker Peter Liu though new on the vocal jazz scene, has a unique sensibility to swing.  Backed by veteran pianist Peter Hum, bassist…


Mark Meadows, Something Good

by Jeff Becker Meadows is joined on his sophomore recording Somethin’ Good, with Brent Birckhead on alto sax, Eric Kennedy on drums, Eric Wheeler on…



Diane Hubka, West Coast Strings

by Jeff Becker Diane Hubka’s newest release, West Coast Strings (SSJ-USA Records, 2013) finds the warm toned singer working with eight West Coast guitarists including:…






Beat Kaestli, Invitation

Review by:  Jeff Becker The Great American Songbook is the “Bible” for jazz vocalists, regardless of origin or birthplace. Vocalist Beat Kaestli was born in…


Ken Greves, The Face of My Love

by Jeff Becker Specializing in the music of Harold Arlen, influenced by Judy Garland and raised by musician parents, who quickly discovered their son’s fascination…