Reviews // 2 Articles
The Best Jazz of 2012
12 Dec 2012 // 4:20 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.
Mary Halvorson Quintet: Bending Bridges
10 May 2012 // 5:00 PM
One of today’s finest and most adventurous small jazz groups turns in a sophomore effort that stuns.
Mary Halvorson Quintet: Saturn Sings
11 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM
Great albums can be made of equal parts talent and inspiration. Guitarist Mary Halvorson has one of these.