Jazz




Brian Bromberg, Full Circle

by Jeff Becker Brian Bromberg’s latest CD, Full Circle, is fittingly titled.  The long-time and well-received bass player has been virtually absent from the public…


Terry Marshall, Arrival

by Icrom Bigrad Composer/Pianist Terry Marshall has put together an enjoyable project entitled, Arrival featuring five original compositions and six well and not so well…


MoFrancesco Quintetto, Maloca

by Jeff Becker Well-crafted and swinging, bassist Francesco Valente presents bits of hard bop mixed with contemporary refrains, coupled with musicianship that sparkles with each…




Jimmy Giuffre, Free Fall

Jimmy Giuffre, Free Fall Review by  Jeff Becker The years between the release of Jimmy Giuffre’s ground-breaking 1962 album Free Fall and his return to…


Lage Lund, Foolhardy

Lage Lund, Foolhardy Review by  Jeff Becker Guitarist Lage Lund returns to the quartet format with his third leader release for Criss Cross entitled, Foolhardy….