Monthly Archives: December 2010

The Music of Dave Soldier


Cover of Dave Soldier Dave Soldier has been active in a number of contexts over the last 20 years. His web site features his major releases, with sample tracks from each. For the adventurous, start with The People’s Choice Music, … Continue reading

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December Point of Departure


From Point of Departure: Page One: a column by Bill Shoemaker A Fickle Sonance: a column by Art Lange The Book Cooks: African Rhythms: The Autobiography of Randy Weston Composed by Randy Weston + Arranged by Willard Jenkins (Duke University … Continue reading

Posted in Interviews, Releases, Reviews

Music and More Reviews


From Music and More: Jason Stein’s Locksmith Isidore – Three Kinds of Happiness (NotTwo, 2010) Szilard Mezei – February Fadontes (No Business, 2010) The Dave Liebman Group – Turnaround: The Music of Ornette Coleman (Jazzwerkstatt, 2010) Adam Lane’s Full Throttle … Continue reading

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Classical Music Listings From The New York Times


From NYTimes.com: Bargemusic (Sunday, Wednesday and Thursday) Works by Scarlatti, Corelli, Marini, Castello, Fontana and Mazzocchi, Stravinsky, Debussy, Dai Fujikura and Toshio Hosokawa, Poul Ruders, Frederic Rzewski, John Psathas and John Adams. Sunday at 3 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday at … Continue reading

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Coming Out on Cuneiform Records


Image by OpenEye via Flickr From Cuneiform Records: CARLO DE ROSA’S CROSSFADE – BRAIN DANCE GUTBUCKET – FLOCK LED BIB – BRING YOUR OWN PLANETA IMAGINARIO – OPTICAL DELUSIONS JOHN SURMAN – FLASHPOINT: NDR JAZZ WORKSHOP – APRIL ’69 Related … Continue reading

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Jazz Listings From The New York Times


Cover of Tim Berne From NYTimes.com: Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society (Thursday) For this one-nighter, part of an East Coast mini-tour presented by Search and Restore, the band shares the bill with Fight the Big Bull, a large ensemble from … Continue reading

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Newsbits


Out of Your Head has posted a video of Eric Trudel, Anthony Pirog, and Nathan Ellman-Bell. Herzog’s Small Loves is an EP of ambient / electroacoustic music available for free download and streaming. The Chris Welcome Trio, as well as … Continue reading

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