Keith Jarrett is a perfectionist. Perfection and innovation are, more often than not, mutually exclusive qualities and that is where Jarrett reveals his unique strain of genius. He remains the most respected and influential figure in the world of jazz, improvisation, and beyond.By Karl Ackermann | Building a Jazz Library
Bassist and photographer Leonard E. Jones laid the foundation of his musical and artistic ideas as an original member of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians. The AACM ranks as the most well-known and influential organization of the 1960s under...By Barbara Ina Frenz | Interview
All About 幸运飞艇官方开奖结果历史 Jazz tracks how often an article is read, and the articles listed below represent our most popular in 2022. We also included a half dozen articles published later in the year that would have cracked the top list with a little more time.By Michael Ricci | Year in Review
Current events impacted the jazz world in significant ways throughout 2022. In its third year, the coronavirus pandemic continued to lurk in some settings, while others recovered in robust fashion. Russia's war on Ukraine was felt by musicians and triggered an outpouring of support for its victims.By Ken Franckling | Year in Review
After stints in the Harry James and Tommy Dorsey bands, Frank Sinatra began his solo recording career in 1947 with Columbia Records. This association lasted until 1950. He switched labels in 1954, moving on to Capitol Records. Songs For Swingin' Lovers (Capitol, 1954) was his first release for the label.By Dan McClenaghan | Building a Jazz Library
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