Monthly Archives: May 2004
Budget classical CD label Naxos is slowly changing the world of classical music. Their market share is huge, many of their recordings are excellent, and they offer a great deal of diversity. The players and conductors are not stars, but … Continue reading
A recent article reviews Coltrane’s A Love Supreme, which turns 40 this year.
Where else but Germany could host a festival featuring Kraan, Guru Guru and Birth Control?
Besies the Jazz Fest, Montreal has another festival taking place, this one in June. An article provides and overview, and info on the lineup can be found at the festival site.
Part of New York’s Vision Festival has been reviewed.
This article tries to set the context for understanding a misunderstood composer.
For those of you in Chicago, the Gene Siskel Film Center has upcoming showing of a film on Krautrockers Can. Earlier this month a film on Cecil Taylor was shown.
The FAB Trio is Joe Fonda, Barry Altschul, and Billy Bangs. An article discusses their history and music.
A recent live performance of The Ex is reviewed.
Stella Vander has a new album entitled Le Coeur Allant Vers due out in a couple of weeks.