Jazz Boulevard Podcast #670 2017.04.28

Includes new projects out this week for trumpet players Nicholas Payton, and Sean Jones, tenor Chad Lefkowitz-Brown, also recent releases from pianist Antonio Adolpho, and Terrance Blanchard. We kick off the show with an older set of material from Horace…

Jazz Boulevard Podcast #669 2017.04.20

An Encore Presentation of Jazz Boulevard. Includes new releases from TO veteran bassist Dave Young in a quintet setting, Philly’s post-bossa nova Ensemble Nova, an upcoming release for drummer Nate Smith, and recent projects from the Le Boeuf Brothers, the…

Jazz Boulevard Podcast #668 2017.04.14

Includes a number of new projects: Brazilian pianist Antonio Aldolfo’s look at the writing of Wayne Shorter; recordings from Montrealer’s Martine Labbe (tp), and Benjamin Deschamps’ Quintet; a new CD from Canadian bluesman Harry Manx; plus material from Lebanon pianist…

Jazz Boulevard Podcast #667 2017.04.07

Includes an opening set looking at the winners of 2017 Juno Awards in the jazz categories: Bria Skonberg (Vocal), Renee Rosnes (Solo), MetalWood (Group), notable mention Diana Panton (Children’s Album). Also new projects in from Terrence Blanchard, the Jazz At…

2017 JUNO JAZZ AWARD WINNERS

Juno Awards

Congratulations to the 2017 Canadian jazz artists walking away with 2017 Juno Awards: Vocal Jazz Album of the Year: Bria Skonberg – “Bria” Chilliwack, BC-native now based in NYC; Album of the Year Solo: Renee Rosnes – “Written in the…