TT 21: American piano music/John Scofield

Hello from Langnau, Switzerland, where I’m part of a great faculty at a jazz workshop here.

(Shane Endsely, Angie Sanchez, Chris Tordini, Aurora Nealand, me, Chris Speed, John Hollenbeck, Hilmar Jensson)

On Saturday I play duo with Ron Carter as part of Langnau Jazz Nights.


New big DTM: I’ve been meaning to do this for a while: now it’s done, so I can move on: Write It All Down, an overview of 20th-century American classical music for piano.

Other recent DTM includes Anthology (recent records) and Edwin Fischer and Rosalyn Tureck play Bach.


The second Chronology for JazzTimes is online: John Scofield, Steve Swallow, and Adam Nussbaum's December 1981 European tour. Next up: Mary Lou Williams, followed by Don Cherry…