Wadada Leo Smith
4 new compositions in tribute to past masters of creative music, Ornette Coleman, John Coltrane, Ronald Shannon Jackson and Billie Holiday
A multi-faceted reflection on Thelonious Monk’s music and personality, this CD comprises 4 original compositions by Smith and 4 titles taken from Monk’s extensive catalog.
The Complete 1960-61 Sessions w/ Chico Hamilton
Live at the Encore Theatre
INCLUDES THE ALBUMS"The Blues and the Abstract Truth""More The Blues and the Abstract Truth"and "Fantabulous"Plus 3 bonus tracks
ALL TRACKS APPEAR ON CD FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER!!
CONTAINS THE COMPLETE ALBUMS: "Solo" and " Kai Olé"
Cecile McLorin Salvant
The Female Vocalist in the 2017 DownBeat Critics Poll, present her new album, "Dreams And Daggers".
A big band powered by a big bass is a mighty thing to hear. Orchestral nuance, urbane blues and irrepressibly swinging grooves.