From Icelandic Radio tapes issued for the first time, we have more evidence of the broad range and sterling musicianship …
May 14, 2014/ Classical Reissue Reviews/
Keeping the flame lit…
by John Sunier/ May 14, 2014/ Jazz CD Reviews/
Mike LeDonne – I Love Music – Savant Recordings SCD 2135, 53:38 ****1/2: (Mike Ledonne – B-3 organ; Eric Alexander …
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by John Sunier/ May 13, 2014/ Audio News/
Howard McGhee was an appealing, fervent, and bracing trumpeter all of which is shown on these sessions.
The musicianship on this recording is of the very highest order, and every second was an absolute delight to experience.
by John Sunier/ May 13, 2014/ Classical CD Reviews/
This new release from Praga Digitals is another in the Reminiscences series of archival recordings re-mastered with the latest technology.
by John Sunier/ May 13, 2014/ SACD & Other Hi-Res Reviews/
Throwback Thursday and Flashback Friday all rolled into one soulful salute to the seventies.
Historic 1930 readings of Beethoven from New York grant an epic breadth to scores Mengelberg leads in the grand Romantic …
by John Sunier/ May 10, 2014/ Classical Reissue Reviews/
Interesting stuff for the curious and adventurous, well-crafted for the most part and done with panache.
by John Sunier/ May 10, 2014/ Classical CD Reviews/