QUENTIN ANGUS – “PERCEPTION” (Australian guitarist with a set of originals backed by various musicians that features an eclectic mix of genres from a diverse set of influences).
ARJUN – “SPACE” (Contemporary grooves, with harsh electric guitar).
MARC CARY – “FOR THE LOVE OF ABBEY” (Pianist, in a solo outing, in tribute to Abbey Lincoln).
ROGER DAVIDSON – “JOURNEY TO RIO” (Pianist, with a double-disc release, backed by Brazilian musicians, with Brazilian-tinged, straight-ahead Jazz).
DJANGO FESTIVAL ALL-STARS 2012 – “LIVE AT BIRDLAND & MORE” (Gypsy Jazz, recorded live).
ROBY GLOD - “OP DER SCHMELZ – LIVE” (Saxophonist, leading a European-American improvised quartet with a live session recorded in Luxembourg).
DAVE LIEBMAN / MICHAEL STEPHENS – “LINEAGE” (Edgy to progressive versions of pop songs from the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s).
PETER MADSEN with ALFRED VOGEL – “SOUL OF THE UNDERGROUND”
(Pianist/composer in a duet recording with drummer/percussionist Vogel, featuring improvisational tunes recorded spontaneously with no pre-arranged compositions).
LENNY MARCUS TRIO – “PEACE FOR BEETHOVEN” (Pianist, doing jazz interpretations of melodies by Beethoven).
BOBBY McFERRIN – “SPIRIT YOU ALL” (Vocalist, backed by a variety of all-stars, with straight-ahead versions of religious tunes).
MIAMI SAXOPHONE QUARTET – “FOUR OF A KIND” (Sax players, recorded live, doing originals and jazz tunes).
DAVID MURRAY INFINITY QUARTET – “BE MY MONSTER LOVE” (Sax player, doing all originals, with half vocal tracks, very edgy).
P.J. RASMUSSEN – “ADVENTURES IN FLIGHT” (Guitarist, leading a sextet, doing all straight-ahead originals).
CHIP STEPHENS TRIO – “RELEVANCY” (Piano trio recording, with straight-ahead standards and originals).
MICHAEL TRENI BIG BAND – “POP-CULTURE BLUES” (Straight-ahead big band grooves).
ANDY WADDELL – “SUNSET TO 7” (Guitarist, leading a quintet, in straight-ahead mostly originals).
ROBERT WALTER’S 20TH CONGRESS – “GET THY BEARINGS” (Keyboardist, doing funky originals, with a couple of covers).
MIKE WOFFORD – “IT’S PERSONAL” (Local legend, in a great solo session).