Articles tagged fred anderson

Muhal Richard Abrams / Duos with Fred Anderson and George Lewis: SoundDance

Muhal Richard Abrams may be most widely acknowledged as a composer, but he improvises like a bat out of hell. Give him some help, and it's even more so.

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3 Feb 2011 // 10:55 AM

The Year In Music: June 2010

June 2010, the subject of our latest look at the year’s biggest events in music, was a month of successful releases and summer concerts.

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7 May 2007 // 7:34 AM

Björk Volta videocast - Part 1 [M4V] Volta videocast - Part 2 [M4V] Volta videocast - Part 3 [M4V]Our favorite Icelandic pixie songstress

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Fred Anderson and Hamid Drake: From the River to the Ocean

A Chicago jazz vet surrounds himself with an eclectic mix of avant-garde musicians and post-rock types.

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27 Jul 2006 // 12:00 AM

Fred Anderson: Timeless

"We gotta keep this music goin'!"

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20 Apr 2004 // 11:00 PM

Fred Anderson and Hamid Drake: Back Together Again

Back Together Again finally documents an amazing working relationship between two friends and musicians.

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Fred Anderson: Back at the Velvet Lounge

Fred Anderson has a lovely sound on tenor saxophone, bigger than Sonny Rollins and more on the lines of the sort of thing Charlie Rouse and Anderson’s fellow-Chicagoan Gene Ammons.

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Fred Anderson: On the Run

Fred Anderson is what jazz musicians have always been about—learning to craft their music over a lifetime, never feeling like they’ve “arrived”, and nurturing new generations of talent by providing an example and providing them with the opportunity to learn and grow in a supportive environment.

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Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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