Internationally Acclaimed Pianist, Composer & Humanitarian
Keiko Matsui Creates Global Sonic Tapestry On New CD
Echo (Out 2/22) Joining Her with Marcus Miller, Gretchen Parlato,
Kirk Whalum, Robben Ford & Others
A world citizen, Keiko Matsui‘s striking and transcendent melodies have long sought to create ‘a oneness’ and build bridges. Her sonic cultural exchange has reached the hearts and mind of fans throughout the world…
Grammy Award-winning Contemporary Jazz/R&B Guitarist/Singer
& Producer Norman Brown
Set For New CD The Highest Act of Love February 22, 2019
Brown Joins Forces With Multi-Grammy Award Winning R&B Diva Deniece Williams For A Memorable Remake Of Her 1970s Hit “Free”
Norman Brown has sold over two-million albums and is a mainstay on the contemporary jazz charts. When the iconic and pioneering guitarist George Benson sings your praises you know you are a bad man!
The Branford Marsalis Quartet
Expands Range and Creativity on New Album,
The Secret Between the Shadow and the Soul
The Branford Marsalis Quartet announce the release of their new album, The Secret Between the Shadow and the Soul, on March 1 via OKeh Records, an imprint of Sony Music Masterworks, and Marsalis Music.
Acclaimed Saxophonist & Composer James Brandon Lewis to Release
New Album, An Unruly Manifesto, February 1st 2019
James Brandon Lewis Acclaimed Saxophonist & Composer who the New York Times
described as “A Jazz Saxophonist in his 30’s,Raw Toned But Measured, Doesn’t sound
steeped in current jazz academy values There’s an Independence about him.”
AVAILABLE VIA LIVE WEBCAST
FROM JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER’S ROSE THEATER
Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 7pm ET
New York, NY (January 7, 2019) Today, Jazz at Lincoln Center announced the Roy Hargrove Musical Celebration on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 7pm ET will stream live in high-definition audio and video for free to a global audience.
Jazz Funk Soul Kicks Off New Year With
Life And Times (Out January 25, 2019)
Paying Homage to Founding Member & Guitarist
Chuck Loeb & Welcoming New Member Paul Jackson Jr.
In 2014 three of Contemporary Jazz’s primary architects – Grammy winning pianist/keyboardist Jeff Lorber, Grammy nominated saxophonist Everette Harp and the late Grammy nominated guitar wizard Chuck Loeb joined forces to create the supergroup Jazz Funk Soul.
BLUE NOTE RECORDS CELEBRATES 80th ANNIVERSARY
THE FINEST IN JAZZ SINCE 1939
LEGACY OF LEGENDARY JAZZ LABEL WILL BE HONORED WITH
SEVERAL NEW VINYL SERIES, A DOCUMENTARY FILM, SPECIAL LIVE EVENTS,
ART PRINTS OF CLASSIC BLUE NOTE IMAGERY, BRANDED APPAREL,
THE BLUE NOTE REVIEW VINYL BOXSET SERIES & MORE
80 years ago on January 6, 1939, a German immigrant and passionate Jazz fan named Alfred Lion produced his first recording session in New York City with two Boogie Woogie pianists, founding what would become the most-respected and longest-running Jazz label in the world.
Saxophonist Isaac Edwards is inspired to “Begin Again”
The pop instrumental album mixing jazz, R&B, rock and gospel drops February 22 following the zesty Latin-jazz single, “Christina Christina,” which goes to radio on January 14.
SAN DIEGO (3 January 2019): Isaac Edwards finally reached a point in his life when he decided that he simply had to overcome past regrets in order to pursue his dream.
Two of Cuba’s Most Exciting and Innovative Artists
Join Forces as Alfredo Rodriguez & Pedrito Martinez
Release First Duo Album, Duologue
Album Features Wide-Ranging Original
Compositions, Cuban Classics, and Surprising Covers,
Produced by the Iconic Quincy Jones
Painted in the broadest of strokes, the stories of Alfredo Rodriguez and Pedrito Martinez may seem similar: both started life in Havana, discovered their gifts and passions for music and headed to the States,…