Call for Essays About Any Aspect of Popular Culture, Present or Past

Articles tagged ahmad jamal

Thursday, September 25 2008

Ahmad Jamal

At Jazz at Lincoln Center’s season opening concert series Ahmad Jamal humbly eschewed his celebrated stature, opting to cherish the Hall’s demure acoustics, his quartet’s deft phrasing, and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra’s superb arrangements and soloing.

Tuesday, June 24 2008

Ahmad Jamal: It’s Magic

Jamal, one of the few remaining vanguards of jazz’s golden age, remains prolific and relevant in his latest release.

Monday, August 15 2005

Ahmad Jamal: The Legendary Okeh and Epic Recordings

These are the early sides that turned Miles Davis into a lifelong fan of this swinging, elegant pianist.

Sunday, July 24 2005

Ahmad Jamal: After Fajr

An extremely lively veteran, piano virtuoso boss of a three-man symphony orchestra, only the years have given Jamal some headway as an American institution much less regarded in Europe.

Sunday, February 16 2003

Ahmad Jamal: Olympia 2000

Now on PopMatters
PM Picks

© 1999-2015 All rights reserved.™ and PopMatters™ are trademarks
of PopMatters Media, Inc.

PopMatters is wholly independently owned and operated.