“The Manhattan Jazz Orchestra has thrown down the gauntlet. Is anyone else ready to accept the challenge?” – Jack Bowers/AllAboutJazz. “David Matthews’ arrangements of the music of Johann Sebastian Bach for the Manhattan Jazz Orchestra [More]
There are some excellent moments on this outing from the Red Rodney Quintet, but the overall results are a bit of a mixed bag. The band (trumpeter Rodney, Chris Potter on tenor, alto and soprano, [More]
“Lush Life” (Billy Strayhorn) Personnel: Frank Wess – tenor saxophone Dr. Billy Taylor – piano Ingrid Jensen – trumpet Russell Malone – guitar Chip Jackson – bass Winard Harper – drums.