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PIANO / KEYBOARDS

Amina Claudine Myers

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Amina Claudine Myers Vocal Ensemble:
Amina Claudine Myers - piano, vocals, composer
Janet Jordan - soprano
Richarda Abrams - alto
Clinton Ingram - tenor
Raphael Sligh - baritone
Oluwu ben Judah - electric & accoustic bass
Reggie Nicholson - percussion
 

MP3 Sample:"African Blues"

 
 
Amina Claudine Myers Trio ":
Amina Claudine Myers - piano, hammond B 3, vocals
Radu Williams or Jerome Harris - electric bass & guitar
Reggie Nicholson - drums
 
 

MP3 Sample:" Soul Funk No.1"(organ)

MP3 :"Jumping in the Sugar Bowl"

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Amina Claudine Myers: Generations 4:
Amina Claudine Myers - piano, vocals, composer
Richarda Abrams, Pyeng Threadgill, Luna Moderbacher-Threadgill - vocals

Presentation video

 

Amina Claudine Myers solo piano/voice:

 

MP 3 sample:"Thank You"

MP3 Sample:"African Blues ll"

 

 

Amina Claudine Myers Solo Pipe Organ & Vocals:

 

MP3 Sample: "God Has Smiled On Me"

Kris Davis

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Kris Davis Trio:
Kris Davis – piano
John Hebert – bass
Tom Rainey – drums

MP3 Sample: "Good Citizen"

MP3 sample: "Good Citizen/Solo"

Kris Davis Solo:

MP 3 sample:"Massive Threads"

Kris Davis' Infrasound:
Kris Davis - piano
Oscar Noriega, Andrew Bishop, Ben Goldberg, Joachim Badenhorst - bass clarinets
Gary Versace - organ
Nate Radley - guitar
Jim Black - drums

MP 3 sample:"Jumping over your Shad

Video "Live at Winter Jazz Fest NYC 2015"

Kris Davis Quintet:

Kris Davis - piano
Mat Maneri -viola
Ingrid Laubrock - saxophone
Trevor Dunn - bass
Tom Rainey - drums

 

MP 3 sample:"Bottom of a Well"

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Borderlands Trio:
Kris Davis – piano
Stephan Crump – bass
Eric Mc Pherson – drums

 

MP 3 sample:"From Polliwogs"

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Diatom Ribbons:
Kris Davis – piano
DJ Val Jeanty – turntables
Terri Lyne Carrington – drums
 

Video presentation

Steve Kuhn

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Steve Kuhn Trio:

Steve Kuhn - piano
Steve Swallow - bass
Joey Baron - drums

 

MP 3 sample:"My Shining Hour"

Lucian Ban

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Lucian Ban's Elevation:

Lucian Ban - piano
Mat Maneri -viola (guest)
Abraham Burton - tenor saxophone
John Hebert - bass
Eric Mc Pherson - drums

Live Video

MP 3:"Transsylvanian Wedding Song"

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Lucian Ban & Mat Maneri:

Lucian Ban - piano
Mat Maneri - viola

 

Music & Info

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OEDIPE REDUX 

Mat Maneri – viola & orchestrations
Lucian Ban – piano & orchestrations
Jen Shyu – vocals
Theo Bleckmann – vocals
Louis Sclavis - clarinet & bass cl
Ralph Alessi - trumpet
John Hebert – double bass
Tom Rainey  – drums

Video presentation

Marta Sánchez

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Marta Sànchez Quintet:

Marta Sànchez - piano
Roman Filiù -alto saxophone
Jerome Sabbagh - tenor saxophone
Sam Anning - bass
Jason Burger - drums

 

MP 3 sample:"Opening"

Dan Tepfer

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Dan Tepfer's Natural Machines:

Dan Tepfer -Yamaha Disklavier piano

Video album

Dan Tepfer: Goldberg Variations:

Dan Tepfer -piano

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Dan Tepfer - Leon Parker Duo:

Dan Tepfer -piano

Leon Parker - percussion

Live on stage

DRUMS

Andrew Cyrille

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Andrew Cyrille & Bill Mc Henry:
Andrew Cyrille - drums

Bill Mc Henry - tenor saxophone

MP3 sample:Drum Song For Leadbelly

Andrew Cyrille Quartet:
Andrew Cyrille - drums, comp
Bill Frisell or Ben Monder - guitar
Ben Street - bass
Richard Teitelbaum - keyboard

Andrew Cyrille/Wadada Leo Smith/Brill Frisell:
Andrew Cyrille - drums, comp
Bill Frisell - guitar
Wadada Leo Smith - trumpet

MP 3 sample:"Lebroba"

Trio 3: Cyrille/Lake/Workman

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Oliver Lake- alto saxophone
Reggie Workman - bass
Andrew Cyrille - drums

MP 3 sample:"Bonu"

Live on stage video

Matt Wilson

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Matt Wilson's Honey & Salt:
Matt Wilson - drums, voice, arr
Jeff Lederer- reeds, harmonium, voice, 

Martin Wind - bass guitar
Ron Miles - cornet

Dawn Thomson - guitar,voice

MP 3 sample:"Soup"

George Schuller

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George Schuller's Circle Wide:
George Schuller - drums, comp, arr
Peter Apfelbaum - tenor/soprano sax
Dave Ambrosio - bass
Tom Beckham - vibes
Brad Shepik - guitar
 

MP3 sample:"Could this be the Year?

 

Circle Wide Trio:

MP3 sample:"Newtoon"

 
"The Schulldogs":
George Schuller - drums, comp, arr
Ed Schuller - bass
Herb Robertson - trumpet, mutes
Gebhard Ullmann - tenor sax, bass clarinet
 
 

MP3 sample:"Band Vote"

 Adam Nussbaum
 
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Adam Nussbaum's Leadbelly Project:

Adam Nussbaum -drums
Ohad Talmor -tenor saxophone
Steve Cardenas - guitar
Nate Radley - guitar

MP 3 sample:"Old Riley"

Live in concert video

   

SAXOPHONE

Lee Konitz

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Lee Konitz Quartet
Lee Konitz - alto saxophone
Dan Tepfer - piano
Jeremy Stratton - bass
George Schuller - drums

Lee Konitz live in Stuttgart

Lee Konitz & Dan  Tepfer
Lee Konitz - alto saxophone
Dan Tepfer - piano
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MP 3 sample:"Free D"

Live at the Winter Jazz Fest

Lee Konitz New Nonet

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Video

"In the Wee Small Hours"

Lakecia Benjamin

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Lakecia Benjamin Soul Squad:
Lakecia Benjamin- alto saxophone

Shelly Spruill - bass
Eric Brown - drum set
Melodie Nicholson - lead vocalist

Devonne Allison - keyboards

 

Music video

Matt Darriau

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Paradox Trio:
Matt Darriau - saxes, clarinets, flutes, kaval, gaida, pipes
Rufus Cappadocia - electric cello
Seido Salifoski - drums, dumbek
Brad Shepik - guitar

 

MP3 sample:"Paidusko"

MP3 sample:"Russian Waltz"

Paradox Trio + Bojan Z. (piano)

 

MP3 Sample: "Zdravo"

Matt Darriau's Ballin' the Jack:

Matt Darriau - alto/soprano sax, clarinet
Andy Laster - baritone sax, clarinet
Frank London - trumpet
Curtis Hasselbring - trombone
George Schuller - drums
Joe Fitzgerald - bass
Anthony Coleman - keyboard, piano

 

MP3 sample:"Old Man Blues"

The Marx Brothers Project

"Matt Darriau's Ballin' the Jack" plus Roy Nathanson

MP3 Sample: It's Gabriel

Yosvany Terry

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Yosvany Terry's Afro Cuban Roots:

Osmany Paredes - piano
Yunior Terry - bass
Justin Brown - drum set
Pedro Martinez - lead vocalist and percussion
Sandy Perez - lead percussion
Roman Diaz - percussion
Francisco Barroso - dancer
Yosvany Terry - saxes & chekeré

MP 3 sample:"Reuniendo la Nacion"

 
 
Michael Attias

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Michael Attias Quartet:
 
Michael Attias - alto saxophone
Aruan Ortiz - piano
John Hebert - bass
Nasheet Waits - drums

MP 3 sample:"Moonmouth"

Michael Attias Solo:

Michael Attias - alto saxophone & piano

Video presentation

Maria Grand

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Maria Grand Trio
Maria Grand - tenor saxophone
Kanoa Mendenhall - bass

Savannah Harris - drums 

Live in concert video

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Maria Grand Solo Performance

Video

Lawrence Clark

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Lawrence Clark Band
 
Lawrence Clark - tenor saxophone
Jeremy Pelt or Wallace Roney Jr - trumpet
David Bryant - piano
Rahsaan Carter - bass
Kush Abadey - drums

 

MP 3 sample:"Judgment Day"

Music video

Noah Preminger

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Noah Preminger Quartet
Noah Preminger - tenor saxophone
Jason Palmer - trumpet
Kim Cass - bass
Dan Weiss - drums

MP 3 sample:"Halfway to Hartford"

On stage in concert

 
 
 
Roy Nathanson
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Roy Nathanson's Sotto Voce:

Roy Nathanson - alto sax, vocals
Curtis Fowlkes - trombone, vocals
Tim Kiah - bass, vocals
Jerome Harris - bass guitar, vocals
Sam Bardfeld - violin
Napoleon Maddox - beat boxing

MP 3 sample:"Complicated Day"

The Jazz Passengers:

Roy Nathanson - alto sax, vocals
Curtis Fowlkes - trombone, vocals
Brad Jones - bass
Bill Ware - vibraphone
Sam Bardfeld - violin
EJ Rodriguez - drums

www.jazzpassengers.com

GUITAR

Michael Musillami

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Michael Musillami Trio:
Michael Musillami - guitar
Joe Fonda - bass
George Schuller - drums
 
 

MP3 Sample:"Old Tea"

MP3 sample:"Dachau"-M. Musillami

MP3 sample:"Remembering Dawn"

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Michael Musillami & Rich Syracuse:
Michael Musillami - guitar
Rich Syracuse - bass

Performance video "Footprints"

MP 3 sample:"Juju"

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Michael Musillami Trio plus 2:
Michael Musillami - guitar
Joe Fonda - bass
George Schuller - drums

with Kirk Knuffke - cornet & Jason Robinson - tenor & soprano saxophone, flute

 

MP 3 sample:"ICU Blues"

Ben Monder

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Ben Monder Trio:
Ben Monder - guitar
Matt Brewer - bass
Ted Poor or Allan Mednard - drums

MP 3 sample:"Galveston"

Ben Monder Solo:

MP 3 sample:"Dreamsville"

Elliott Sharp

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Elliott Sharp's "Terraplane":
Elliott Sharp - guitars, saxophone
Alex Harding - baritone saxophone
Curtis Fowlkes - trombone
David Hofstra - bass
Tony Lewis - drums
Eric Mingus - vocals
  

MP3 sample:"Dance 4 Lance"

MP3 sample:"Down on the Block"

Carbon:

Elliott Sharp-GuitarBass, Sampler, Lapsteel, Soprano Sax, Acoustic Guitar

Zeena Parkins-Electric Harp

Marc Sloan- Electric Bass

Joseph Trump-Drums, Percussion

David Weinstein-Sampler 

 

MP3 Sample: "Raptor"

 
Solo "Plays the Music of Thelonious Monk:
 

MP3 sample:"Well You Needn't"

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Elliott Sharp & Eric Mingus:

Elliott Sharp - guitar, electronics

Eric Mingus - vocals

MP 3 sample:"Five Weird Tricks"

VOCALS

Jay Clayton

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The Jay Clayton Project:
Jay Clayton – vocals
Jerry Granelli – drums

Plus possible guests
 
 

MP3 Sample: "Joyous March"

Jay Clayton: A Tribute to Harry Warren:
Jay Clayton – vocals
John Di Martino - piano

Houston Person - tenor saxophone

MP3 sample:"At Last"

Vocal Summit:
Jay Clayton, Urszula Dudziak, Michele Hendricks, Norma Winstone – vocals

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MP 3: "Fortune Cookie"

 Sheila Jordan

 

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Sheila Jordan & Jay Clayton - from bebop to freebop

Sheila Jordan & Jay Clayton - vocals

Cameron Brown - bass

Jack Wilkins - guitar

 

MP3 sample:"All God's Children"

 

Sheila Jordan & Cameron Brown

Sheila Jordan - vocals

Cameron Brown - double bass

 

 

Live Concert video

MP3 sample:"I've Grown Accustomed

Kavita Shah

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Kavita Shah - Francois Moutin Duo:


Kavita Shah - vocals

Francois Moutin - double bass

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Video presentation

STRINGS

Judith Insell.viola

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Judith Insell - Joe Fonda Duo:
Judith Insell - viola
Joe Fonda - double bass
 

MP3 sample: "Bill"-J.Insell

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Jump Off This Bridge:

Judith Insell - viola

Eli Asher - trumpet

Virg Dzurinko - piano

Leonid Galaganov - drums/percussion

JOTB Movie Trailer

Sound cloud

Presentation video

Sam Bardfeld.violin
 
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Sam Bardfeld's Great Enthusiasts:
 
Sam Bardfeld - violin
Kris Davis or Jacob Sacks- piano 
Michael Sarin -drums

MP 3 sample:"Fails While Daring G."

On YouTube

Mary Ann McSweeney.bass
 
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Urban Fado

MP 3 sample:"Fate of Amalia"

Video presentation

 Mark Dresser.bass

 

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Mark Dresser Trio:

Mark Dresser - bass
Mathias Ziegler - electro acoustic flutes 
Denman Maroney - hyperpiano

MP3 sample:"FLAC"

Mark Dresser Solo Bass:

MP3 sample:"Clavuus"

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Mark Dresser Seven:

Mark Dresser - bass
Marty Ehrlich - clarinet, bass clarinet
Nicole Michell - flutes
Michael Dessen - trombone
Jim Black - drums
Joshua White - piano
Keir Gogwilt - violin

MP 3 sample:"Butch's Balm"

Video from the new CD "Ain't Nothing But A Cyber Coup & You"

BRASS

Reut Regev

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Reut Regev's R*Time:


Reut Regev - trombone

Mark Peterson - bass

Igal Foni - drums

guest: Jean-Paul Bourelly - guitar, vocals

MP 3 sample:"The Last Show"

COMPOSITION/ARRANGEMENT:

Ohad Talmor

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Ohad Talmor & Euroradio Jazz Orchestra:

MP 3 sample:"Opening"

Ohad Talmor's Newsreel Trio:

Ohad Talmor - tenor saxophone

Miles Okazaki - guitar

Dan Weiss - drums 

MP 3 sample:"Layas Lines"

ACCORDION

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Yuri Lemeshev Solo:
Yuri Lemeshev - accordion

MP3 sample:"Gypsy"

Yuri Lemeshev & Pamelia Stickney:

Yuri Lemeshev - accordion
Pamelia Stickney -theremin

MP 3 sample:"WTF Are We Playing?"