BOB ARTHURS – “JAZZ FOR SVETLANA” (Trumpeter, in a duet with guitarist Steve
Lamattina, doing straight-ahead standards, two of them vocal).
MICHAEL BLAKE – “IN THE GRAND SCHEME OF THINGS” (Saxophonist, leading
a quartet in a progressive session of mostly originals).
in a mixed bag of straight-ahead and blues).
DAVID CHESKY – “THE NEW YORK RAGS” (Solo piano recording of ragtime style).
CHRIS CLARK QUINTET – “CEDAR WISELY” (Sax player leading a quintet, in a
progressive session of originals).
JAY D’AMICO QUINTET – “TANGO CALIENTE” (Pianist, leading a quintet of
BENOIT DELBECQ AND FRED HERSCH DOUBLE TRIO – “FUN HOUSE” (Pianist,
playing in a very progressive session).
ELDAR DJANGIROV – “BREAKTHROUGH” (Pianist, leading mostly a trio, doing
originals and standards, straight-ahead).
“ELEGANT BOUND” – (A sextet, doing all straight-ahead originals).
JARED GOLD – “INTUITION” (Organist, leading a trio, in mostly straight-ahead
originals. Couple of Carole King and Dave Stryker tunes).
DANNY JANKLOW – “RECURRING DREAMS” (Local, youthful, alto player, doing a
straight-ahead mix of originals, jazz tunes and standards).
LENNY MARCUS TRIO – “TONK-A TRIBUTE TO RAY BRYANT, VOL.2” (Pianist,
leading a quintet, in mostly Ray Bryant tunes).
CHARNETT MOFFETT – “THE BRIDGE: SOLO BASS WORKS” (Yes, an entire
recording of solo bass).
BARBARA MORRISON – “A SUNDAY KIND OF LOVE” (Jazz Live alum singing
straight-ahead standards and blues).
SEAN NOWELL – “THE KUNG-FU MASTERS” (Saxophonist, leading a septet, in a
mostly contemporary session).
RON OSWANSKI – “DECEMBER’S MOON” (Pianist, leading a mostly straight-ahead
session of originals and new standards).
LINDA PURL – “MIDNIGHT CARAVAN” (Actress turned vocalist, doing straight-
ahead standards and jazz tunes).
MOLLY RINGWALD – “EXCEPT SOMTEIMES” (Actress turned vocalist, doing
straight-ahead versions of the Great American Songbook, and a version of…yes…”Don’t
You Forget About Me”.
JIM SNIDERO – “STREAM OF CONCIOUSNESS” (Alto player, leading a quartet, in a
collection of straight-ahead originals).
FRANK VIGNOLA & VINN RANIOLO – “MELODY MAGIC” (Guitarists, doing
gypsy-jazz versions of Classical melodies and new standards).
PHIL WOODS AND THE DePAUL UNIVERSITY JAZZ ENSEMBLE – “RIGHT TO
SWING” (Legendary altoist, with small group and big band).