Tonight, Rob Schwimmer recital. I’m playing on two or three things, including a rare and beautiful Korngold song: New DTM: I made a list, a kind of sta…
Two new DTMs: Quick concert review, Artemis and Dianne Reeves at NJPAC. Two introductions from Richie Powell and Land/Brown on “Joy Spring.” — Tomorrow…
New DTM page, an overview of the author of Red Dragon, The Silence of the Lambs, and Hannibal.
New for The Nation: I weigh in on A Love Supreme, the greatest long-form composition of American Classical Music. And, a new DTM: a substantial collect…
New DTMs: “Back to be.jazz” is a little bit of personal history. Great to see Mwanji Ezana again… “Updates on James Newton and Misha Mengelberg” promot…
New DTM: “Ursula” by Harold Land and “Hip” by Hampton Hawes. According to Wikipedia, the legs on the cover of Sonny Clark's Cool Struttin’ belonged to …
Quite stunned and saddened by the shocking news that Twin Cities arts reporter Pamela Espeland has passed away. I didn't know Pamela well, but she cove…
Jabali on tour: Since we are playing Ronnie Scott’s, this means there’s a strong chance I will be able to see NO TIME TO DIE in a London cinema, which …
New DTM post concerning all these recently departed: Mraz, Booth, Laird, Ind, Wein, Schaap, Briscoe, Cameron, Reed, Watts, Lee, Granelli, Andriessen, M…
There’s no classical pianist I love and respect more than Marc-André Hamelin. I gently satirized him for his 60th birthday on my socials; the Twitter v…
September gigs: 10 Chet Doxas trio w. Thomas Morgan @ Bar Bayeux, Brooklyn (record release of You Can’t Take it With You) mini-tour with Marcy Harriell…
Until Wednesday, a video of yours truly playing Chopin for the Mark Morris Dance Group is online on YouTube. (My segment starts at 15:45.) I’m not givi…