Jazz CD of the Week ARCHIVE

JAZZ CD OF THE WEEK

This week, US vocalist Judy Wexler with her new CD, “Crowded Heart”

Ross is supported by a brilliant band full details can be seen by clicking on the image, right, to see the promo for the CD

More information here.

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Perth pianist Harry Mitchel land his quartet brings us this week’s featured CD, “MARA”.

Ross is supported by  a crack band, full details can be seen by clicking on the image, right.

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This week, from Universal vibes player Joel Ross makes his debut with “KingMaker”.

Ross is supported by Immanuel Wilkins (alto sax), Benjamin Tiberio (bass), Jeremy Dutton (drums), Jeremy Corren (piano) and on one track, vocalists Gretchen Parlato

More information here.

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We go to Canada this week with trumpeter Jacques Kuba Séguin with “Migrations”, thanks to station sponsor, Orange Grove.

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More Australian jazz this week with alto saxophonist Angela Davis’s “Little Did They Know” with great support from Tony Gould on piano and Sam Anning on bass.

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Back to Australian jazz this week a great CD from the Denson Baartz-Quartet with “Dark Sky”

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This week a great new release from the legendary German label, ECM, via station sponsor, Universal with Italian pianist Giovanni Guidi latest “Avec Le Temps”.

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We travel across the ditch for a new release from Rattle records and a bit of Soul Jazz from Manins, Samsom, Benebig, Lockett with “Shuffle”. Some of the best join Carl Lockett, guitarist on some the great Soul Jazz recordings for a fab session!

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This week, from a great Australian band, Jeremy Rose’s Vampires with “Pacifica”

A thoroughly original album, bursting with invention.

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This week, another self release from guitarist, Thom Rotella with “Storyline”.

A fine album, with an excellent band featuring Bob Sheppard and vocalist Tierney Sutton.

More information here.

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This week, a self release from local pianist, Alex Wignall with “Solitude”, a collection of Alex’s interpretations of some well known tunes, including one of the Beatles finest songs, “In My Life”

A complete track listing can be seen by clicking the image, right.

Hear this CD on Jazz, at 99.9.

 

Station sponsor, Universal, has released the latest from vocalist Gregory Porter, “One Night Only (Live At The Royal Albert Hall 2 April 2018)”

On this live recording, Porter is back by his band, Chip Crawford piano; Jahmal Nichols bass; Emanuel Harrold drums and Tivon Pennicott sax plus the London Studio Orchestra conducted by Vince Mendoza, who was also responsible for the arrangements.

A complete track listing can be seen by clicking the image, right.

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From station sponsor, Orange grove comes Canadian alto saxophonist Allison Au with “Wander Wonder”

An all original collection of great jazz from a new artist that is definitely worth tuning into Jazz on 5MBS to have a listen.

Full detail can be seen by clicking the image, right.

More information and purchase details here:

https://allisonau.bandcamp.com/album/wander-wonder

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From station sponsor, Universal comes something special, a release of new material from legendary arranger, Gil Evans with “Gil Evans Orchestra – Hidden Treasures Monday Nights Vol 1”

Derived from recordings of his long running Monday night gig in New York, these are new compositions and arrangements and are just great!

Full detail can be seen by clicking the image, right.

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From station sponsor, Universal come the debut from actor and part time jazz pianist Jeff Goldblum and his Mildred Snitzer Orchestra “The Capitol Studios Sessions”

We will be giving away a number of copies of this album during the week, so listen in for your chance!

Full detail can be seen by clicking the image, right.

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From Resonance Records comes vocalists Polly Gibbon’s  Is It Me…?

With a great band and swinging songs, see right, and swinging songs this one great album!

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To kickoff the New Year, from station sponsor, Universal comes the debut CD from a bright young New Yorker, James Francies with “Flight”

With support from such greats as guitarist Mike Moreno and saxophonist Chris Potter, this is a fine debut.

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This week a new label, Asynchronous, out of Sydney and an organ based CD (played by Alister Spence) from the saxophonist for the US band Microscopic Set and now Sydney resident, Phillip Johnston & The Coolerators, “Diggin’ Bones”

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