Reviews // 2 Articles
The Microscopic Septet: Pioneers Across Jazz Boundaries
24 Mar 2017 // 2:09 AM
In the '80s, "The Micros" mixed tradition and avant-garde jazz with impunity and almost got famous doing it. Today they're just playing the blues.
The Microscopic Septet: Friday the Thirteenth, The Micros Play Monk
23 Feb 2011 // 4:00 PM
The recent return of this “little big band” to action remains great fun -- and finally the Micros' inevitable Monk tribute is in our hands.
The Microscopic Septet: Seven Men in Neckties/Surrealistic Swing
11 Jan 2007 // 3:00 PM
Possibly the most vital jazz group of the 1980s, in retrospect.