I’ve been busy at the blog: Think piece in response to a socialist broadside saying jazz insiders are snobs for hating on Kenny G Small word problem wi…
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NYE with Marcy Harriell, Corcoran Holt, and Vinnie Sperrazza at the Zinc bar was great! The club was sold out and Marcy killed it. A star is born! (I m…
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New DTM, with comments and pictures.
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In the 1960’s, Burt Bacharach, Hal David, and Dionne Warwick captured lighting in a bottle, crafting some of the most sophisticated pop music of all ti…
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My latest column for JazzTimes is about the Shirley Horn, simply one of the best ever: Diva in Bloom. On DTM there’s a little few bits and pieces about…
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(photo by Michael Perez during the Philadelphia Beat session) This coming weekend, Friday and Saturday, I’m showcasing the legendary Albert “Tootie Hea…
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Tonight at Spectrum Second Annual Modern Piano (+) Festival, Brooklyn, I’m on at 9 pm after Sonya Belaya (7 pm) and Jacob Rhodebeck (8 pm). Set list of…
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New DTM overview: Harold Shapero’s Credo. Credo is one of my favorite pieces ever! And I finally found the score down at the Library of Congress. It ma…
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Headed to the airport! Mr. Mark Turner and I will be playing all over in the next week. If you come to a gig please say hi! 20: A-TRANE, BERLIN 21: DUC…
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Sarah Deming’s masterpiece is on the shelves! Book release party tonight at Cafe con Libros, where Sarah will be having a conversation with the great b…
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I’m headed down to the Kennedy Center this week to do Pepperland with the Mark Morris Dance Group. It’s really a great show! —- I spent the weekend hol…
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"GRAVITY comes out Nov 12 from Make Me a World/Random House. It’s already gotten four starred reviews and was named one of Publisher’s Weekly Best Book…
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