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Heinrich von Kalnein & Sophie Min: Intertwined Trees

Flute and piano duo drawing from jazz and classical music reminds of Bill Evans' work with flautists but is pleasingly individual

Andreas Røysum Ensemble: Mysterier

Norwegian clarinettist Andreas Røysum leads a 13-piece band in folk and classical inspired music overlaid with jazz-type solos

Mongo Santamaría: Watermelon Man!

Vinyl reissue for the 1963 album containing the percussionist's only hit as well as the tune that put the Fame in Georgie in 1965

The Philly Joe Jones Quintet: Philly Joe’s Beat

Reissue of the drum master's 1960 album, paired with five tracks from Birdland in 1961, reminds of the talent of unsung cornetist Mike Downs

The Wojtek Justyna TreeOH! at Jazz Schmiede, Düsseldorf

The Polish guitarist, alumnus of the jazz department at the Royal Conservatoire in The Hague, played a fusion of jazz-rock and world music

Charles Davis & Barry Harris: Reflections

Reissue of 1990 NY set has bebop guru Harris lined up with tenorist Charles Davis, bassist Peter Washington and drummer Ben Riley

News in detail

The great wine world of Quincy Jones

Wine from the cellar of the renowned arranger and producer was sold in an auction conducted by Christie's from Los Angeles

Cadillac’s Joy reissue gets Presto award

The 1976 album Joy, featuring Jim Dvorak and Ernest Mothle, has been recognised as Jazz Best Archive/Reissue Of The Year

Stan Sulzmann’s 75th birthday gig at Watermill Jazz

The saxophonist's 75th birthday gig in Dorking featured his Neon Orchestra with special guest Nikki Iles on accordion

Steve Voce, 1933-2023

The long-serving and popular Jazz Journal columnist and reviewer Steve Voce died in Liverpool this week, aged 89

Val Wilmer looks back on jazz

Work by the British photographer and jazz journalist Val Wilmer is on show in north London until the end of November

Lottery awards £247,494 to research black music shops

Leicester-based arts body says the early independent UK record store was a music-fuelled vehicle for resistance against systemic racism

The Dick Patterson Trio – a real-life jazz mystery

Recordings by Dick Patterson, a bassist active in 1960s Chicago, have been issued for the first time - but who played the piano and drums?

London’s Ladbroke Hall hosts major jazz series

Among those appearing at the new west London venue are Zhenya Strigalev, Gareth Lockrane, Jean Toussaint, Steve Fishwick and Femi Temowo

Roman Bulakhov surfs the jazz wave in Ukraine

Ukrainian jazz is safe in the hands of players such as guitarist Bulakhov, whose new album shows how creativity prevails against adversity

Charlie Watts collection for auction at Christie’s

Charlie Parker's union card, his 'alto break' contracts and two Beiderbecke scores are among the jazz-related items on sale in September