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      Multiquarium Big Band feat. Bireli Lagrene: Remembering Jaco

      Multiquarium Big Band leaders Andre Charlier and Benoit Sourisse contacted guitarist Bireli Lagrene in 2019 to ask if he would like to take part in this tribute to the...

      Mike Walker: Ropes


      Paul Ryan: Renaissance Man

      I first saw Paul Ryan live on stage in the last decade of the 20th century. If not quite the quarter of a century that that implies then certainly...

      Liddle matter of Rendell

      Lance Liddle wonders if I was confusing Don Rendell with Don Lang. My JJ November 2018 article on Ronnie Ross mentioned that Rendell took a very fine tenor solo on "Cloudburst" with the Ted Heath...

      Cool Joe Henderson

      The Jazz Standards – A Guide To The Repertoire

      The first edition of The Jazz Standards (2012) received unanimous praise from such critics and performers as Will Friedwald, Gerald Early, Dave Brubeck and Sonny Rollins. This revised and...

      JJ 03/61: In My Opinion – Don Byas

      Sixty years ago saxophonist Don Byas loved Basie, Ellington and Gillespie but was less keen on Stan Kenton, Eddie 'Lockjaw' Davis, and Buddy Tate's rhythm section. First published in Jazz Journal March 1961

      Bill Evans: Time Remembered – The Life And Music Of Bill Evans

      This multi award-winning documentary film by Bruce Spiegel was eight years in the making, and features over 40 interviews, including some with those who were closest to Evans, whether...