Sunday, October 30 2011
Ron Carter's Great Big Band is one of those mixed bags that ends up being a full blessing.
Wednesday, June 9 2010
Aside from John Coltrane's classic quartet, there is no jazz band that can hold a candle to the second Miles Davis quintet.
Wednesday, October 29 2008
An overpolite meeting between a great jazz trio and batch of six-string slingers.
Tuesday, January 1 2008
A lost hint of jazz-rock fusion from one of jazz's finest straight post-bop players.
Sunday, February 18 2007
Mature, classic piano trio jazz: vintage stuff.
Wednesday, October 11 2006
A fantastic jazz trio gets somewhat stuck in a web of other voices and intentions -- but still plays great.
Thursday, July 20 2006
Looking back at the once and future king of jazz guitar, Bad Benson.
Sunday, June 4 2006
Vintage early Dolphy featuring Ron Carter on cello, in a sterling Van Gelder remastered version