Tuesday, December 16 2008
More than ever, the best jazz is coming from small labels, and more than ever the best draws a decent slice from the dynamics of rock and pop music without itself being a commercial venture.
Wednesday, May 7 2008
The Russian-born jazz trumpeter makes a deeply felt and beautiful record that sits on the soft edge of the tradition.
Monday, April 21 2008
The protean trumpeter records a bold quintet date in his native New Orleans, reinventing himself as a mature, romantic modernist.