Month: May 2017

MONTREAL JAZZ FEST #38 0628-0708

The 38th Edition of the Montreal International Jazz Festival approaches. From June 28th to July 08, approximately 3000 musicians from 5 continents will perform at over 500 concerts (over 2/3 of the concerts are free!). The grand opening event June…

Jazz Boulevard Podcast #674 2017.05.26

Includes music from recent Juno winner vocalist & trumpeter Bria Skonberg, the latest from the Le Boeuf Brothers working with the Jack String Quartet, also recent projects from Kirk MacDonald Jazz Orchestra, and brass quartet – The Westerlies. Older material…

Jazz Boulevard Podcast #673 2017.05.19

Includes recent projects from the Brett Gold NY Jazz Orchestra, pianist Shai Maestro Trio, trumpeter Terence Blanchard, B3 player Joey DeFrancesco, tenor Matt Otto. Older material from Billie Holiday, and Nick Ayoub. Source: JazzBoulevard.ca

Jazz Boulevard Podcast #672 2017.05.12

Includes new projects in this week for singer Sarah Partridge (a tribute to Janis Ian), trumpeter Erik Jekabson, tenor Cory Weeds working with the Jeff Hamilton Trio, and pianist Spike Wilner’s trio. Older material from Jack Wilson, and Shirley Horn.…

Jazz Boulevard Podcast #671 2017.05.05

Includes new projects out this week from pianists Randy Ingram (duo with bassist Drew Gress), and the piano trio of Shai Maestro, the New York Standards Quartet (NYSQ), an EP (from the upcoming full album project on Blue Note) from…