Thursday, April 2, 2020

Lucy Yeghiazaryan: Blue Heaven

This recording Blue Heaven is a very personal take on some of the most beloved American Standards; an offering by Lucy Yeghiazaryan, an individual...
Quinsin Nachoff's Flux: Path of Totality

Quinsin Nachoff’s Flux: Path of Totality

Sciences – from mathematics to the furthest reaches of astronomy – have preoccupied many artists since the dawn of music, poetry, painting and drama....
Alison Young: So Here We Are

Alison Young: So Here We Are

Perhaps the most impressive aspect of So Here We Are is the immense stylistic assurance that exudes from the prodigiously gifted musician and saxophonist...

Kalya Ramu: Living in a Dream

On this fine recording Living in a Dream the proverbial ingénue, Kalya Ramu reveals herself as an artist of the first order, broadening out...

Dave Young: Lotus Blossom

Any recording by Dave Young is always likely to ensure a fine performance by one of the great Canadian masters of the contrabass. But...

Amanda Martinez: Libre

Amanda Martinez has put together yet another brilliant programme to flaunt her considerable vocal powers. A singer with an operatic equivalent of a mezzo-soprano...

In Orbit: In Orbit

The boldness of this fresh and vivid repertoire by In Orbit should be resoundingly applauded. For in a world where there is no shortage...
Angela Verbrugge: The Night We Couldn't Say Good Night

Angela Verbrugge: The Night We Couldn’t Say Good Night

This is a stunning debut album for Angela Verbrugge. Simply stunning! How could it not be when Miss Verbrugge ignites The Night We Couldn’t...
Jim Brenan 11 - 50/50

Jim Brenan 11: 50/50

The fact that Jim Brenan is able to put together a big band and produce this album 50/50 – with funding assistance from the...
Jim Gelcer, Paul Hoffert Trio ft George Koller

Jim Gelcer | Paul Hoffert Trio: Jim and Paul play Glenn and Ludwig

Glenn Gould playing any classical composer in a manner that is quite contrary is not so strange given the legendary pianist’s penchant for “disagreeing”...