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“Ella Fitzgerald: The Complete Piano Duets” (2CD Set/Digital) | Coming March 13th, 2020


 
Ella Fitzgerald’s Captivating, Intimate Duets with
Pianists Compiled for the First Time as
The Complete Piano Duets
 
Ella Fitzgerald was masterful in any musical format, but there was something especially luminous about her singing alone with a piano. This was clear when pianist Ellis Larkins was first asked to work with her for her 1950 album, Ella Sings Gershwin.

Gregory Porter Returns with New Single “Revival” | New Album “All Rise” Coming April 17th, 2020 | Announces New Tour!


 
GREGORY PORTER IS BACK!
 
GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING SINGING SENSATION RETURNS
TO HIS BELOVED ORIGINAL SONGWRITING WITH SIXTH STUDIO ALBUM
ALL RISE OUT APRIL 17 ON BLUE NOTE RECORDS
 
Undeniably one of the best voices of our generation, two-time GRAMMY Award winning singing sensation Gregory Porter has announced an April 17 release date for his sixth studio album ALL RISE (Blue Note),…

Singer Lili Añel Releases New Album “Better Days” | LISTEN!


 
Singer Lili Añel Releases New Album “Better Days” – LISTEN!
 
Lili Añel considers music a calling. This six-foot tall singer/songwriter grew up in New York City, where she discovered her passion for music. As a child Añel remembers, singing along to her mother’s Cuban, jazz and pop standard albums.

Sergio Mendes to Release New Album “In The Key of Joy” on Feb. 28th, 2020 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
BRAZILIAN LEGEND SERGIO MENDES SHARES NEW TRACK, CELEBRATES SIX MAGICAL DECADES OF MUSIC WITH HIS ADVENTUROUS NEW ALBUM IN THE KEY OF JOY
 
February 28, 2020 release on Concord Records features an all-star cast of special guests including Common, Cali y El Dandee, João Donato, Buddy, Sugar Joans, Joe Pizzulo, Gracinha Leporace, Hermeto Pascoal, Rogê, Guinga and Sheléa
 
For Immediate Release – One common thread weaves throughout the staggeringly diverse tapestry of music that producer, composer, keyboardist and vocalist Sergio Mendes has created over his remarkable six-decade career: the spirit of joy.

Jazz Singer Amber Weekes to Release New Album “Pure Imagination” on Jan. 3rd, 2020 | LISTEN!


 
Los Angeles-Based Jazz Singer
Amber Weekes Performs Warm Versions
Of Some Of Her Favorite Standards
On Pure Imagination
 
Amber Weekes a regular fixture on the Los Angeles jazz scene, displays a quietly emotional voice and a creative use of space that is a bit reminiscent of Shirley Horn.

Drummer/Producer Kassa Overall to Release New Album “I Think I’m Good” on Feb. 28th, 2020 | LISTEN to New Single “I Know You See Me!”


 
Drummer-Producer-Emcee
KASSA OVERALL
Signs to Brownswood Recordings,
 
Seattle-raised, Brooklyn-residing Kassa Overall is a jazz musician, emcee, singer, producer, and drummer. His second, full-length album, I THINK I’M GOOD, is the work of an artist whose voice has ripened to its own hard-earned, provocative conclusions, erasing the need to talk about dissolving barriers between hip hop and jazz because he has begun a new conversation.

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis Releases “Big Band Holidays II” | WATCH VIDEO for Aretha Franklin’s “O Tannenbaum”!


 
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis
Big Band Holidays II
 
Blue Engine Records
Release: 25 October 2019
 
Swing into the holiday spirit with BIG BAND HOLIDAYS II, the sequel to the critically acclaimed 2015 release from the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis.

Vocalist Nicolas Bearde Releases New Album “I Remember You: The Music of Nat King Cole” | LISTEN!


 
Vocalist Nicolas Bearde
releases his 6th Jazz Album
In Celebration of Nat King Coles Centenary
 
San Francisco-based vocalist, Nicolas Bearde recently released “I Remember You: the Music of Nat King Cole”, embellished by a group of outstanding musicians to rave reviews from critics and jazz audiences worldwide.

Legendary Saxophonist Dave Sanborn Presents the First Season of His New Show “Sanborn Sessions” | WATCH NEW VIDEOS!


 
Dave Sanborn, Legendary Saxophonist, Presents the First Season of His New Show “Sanborn Sessions”
 
NEW YORK, Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Dave Sanborn, veteran saxophonist and six time Grammy Award winner announced today that he will soon present the first episode of his new music show, Sanborn Sessions. The new series is hosted by Sanborn and features a diverse roster of accomplished artists from a variety of genres and generations.