Reviews // 2 Articles
Best Jazz of 2006
10 Dec 2006 // 2:00 PM
Will Layman's list of the year's best jazz records, a hearty baker's dozen, includes iconoclasts, eccentrics, avant-gardists, and some downright swingers.
Wayne Horvitz Gravitas Quartet: One Dance Alone
28 Jul 2008 // 5:00 PM
Experimental pianist and composer Wayne Horvitz leads two very different ensembles -- one rhythm-based and jazz leaning, the other lushly orchestral -- along paths that sometimes cross and comment upon one another. Gorgeous and thought-provoking.
Wayne Horvitz Gravitas Quartet: Way Out East
10 Aug 2006 // 6:00 PM
Chamber jazz of the highest order, for quartet (trumpet, bassoon, cello, piano) -- a perfect mix of composition and improvisation