Bill McHenry
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Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 2 Articles
//Features

The Best Jazz of 2012
12 Dec 2012 // 5:20 PM

Jazz today remains the music that stays alive through a remarkable alchemy. On this list, traditions that go back to the jazz roots co-exist with modern pop tunes, and the avant-garde edges of the music blend in fluid ease with tonal beauty.

//Columns

A Tale of Two (Too Unsung) Tenors -- Saxophone Tenors, That Is
23 Oct 2012 // 6:20 PM

Bill McHenry and Michael Blake are both tenor saxophonists in their 40s who play with imagination beyond convention—and ought to be known more widely. October brings brilliant recordings from both.

//Reviews

Andrew Cyrille and Bill McHenry: Proximity
15 Dec 2016 // 9:15 PM

In the tradition of Coltrane and Rashid Ali, a tenor saxophonist and an esteemed drummer play clear and free in duets.

Bill McHenry: La Peur Du Vide
7 Feb 2013 // 5:01 PM

La Peur Du Vide doesn't fear the void, nor does it plunge headlong into it.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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