Here are the new additions to the Jazz 88 Music Library for Monday, January 16, 2012 and set for debut on The New Jazz Thing from 6-8 PM PT Monday evening!
Clipper Anderson ï¿½ ï¿½â€œThe Road Homeï¿½
Bassist, leading mostly a trio, in a straight-ahead session of originals, jazz tunes and standards.
Bruce Babad ï¿½ ï¿½A Tribute To Paul Desmondï¿½
Alto saxophonist, fronting a quintet, in a straight-ahead tribute.
Carl Bartlett, Jr. ï¿½ ï¿½Hopefulï¿½
Alto Sax player, leading mostly a quartet, with a straight-ahead mix of originals and a couple of standards.
David Bennet Thomas ï¿½ ï¿½Jazz Portraitï¿½
Mix of contemporary/straight-ahead and progressive, featuring the leader playing a lot of EVI [Electronic Valve Instrument].
Chick Corea/Eddie Gomez/Paul Motian ï¿½ ï¿½Further Explorationsï¿½
All-star trio, recorded live, paying tribute to Bill Evans.
Jack DeJohnette ï¿½ ï¿½Sound Travelsï¿½
Drummer, leading an eclectic mix of contemporary, world, straight-ahead and vocal tracks.Janice Findlay ï¿½ ï¿½Anywhere But Hereï¿½
Multi-reed/flute player, leading a quintet, doing mostly straight-ahead originals.
Marlene Rosenberg ï¿½ ï¿½Bassprintï¿½
Bassist, leading a quartet, doing mostly her original compositions.
Josh Rzepka ï¿½ ï¿½ï¿½Into The Nightï¿½
Trumpeter, leading a sextet, doing all straight-ahead originals.
Gary Smulyan ï¿½ ï¿½Smul's Paradiseï¿½
Baritone sax player, leading an all-star organ quartet, with a mix of originals, standards and classics.
Michael Vlatkovich Ensemblio ï¿½ ï¿½An Autobiography of a Pronounï¿½
Progressive big band, featuring some local musicians.
ï¿½Gary Ward's Phonic Juggernautï¿½
Pianoless sax trio, doing a progressive session of all originals.
Mike Wofford/Holly Hofman Quintet ï¿½ ï¿½Turn Signalï¿½
Local luminaries, with Terell Stafford, performing a couple of originals, standards and jazz tunes.