All posts tagged: Mary Halvorson

Playlist for Week of Sep 27, 2014

Matt Pavolka – The Horns Band (Fresh Sound, 2014) Matana Roberts Quartet – The Calling (Utech, 2006) Mary Halvorson – Reverse Blue (Relative Pitch, 2014) Jesse Stacken & Kirk Knuffke – Orange Was the Color (Steeplechase, 2011) Taylor Ho Bynum Sextet – Middle Picture (Firehouse 12, 2007)

September Featured Artist: Ches Smith Residency at the Stone, Sep 30-Oct 5

Drummer Ches Smith has been a part of a number of cutting-edge ensembles in New York since coming to the city in 2008. He is known for his eclectic style and his ability to play a part in a diverse range of musics. Most notably, he has led his band Ches Smith and These Arches,

August Artist Feature: Jim Hobbs Residency at Douglass Street Music Collective, Aug 20-23

The exciting and fiery alto saxophonist Jim Hobbs is playing four nights at Douglass Street Music Collective starting Wednesday, August 20. Having developed a take-no-prisoners reputation with his playing and composing among numerous groups in Boston, this groundbreaking artist remains under-appreciated on the New York scene. Having led the Fully Celebrated for a number of

New This Week on Jazz Right Now / July 7, 2014

Interviews Interview: Tony Malaby Discusses His New Album, Somos Agua Interview with Nate Wooley, Part II: Early Years in New York City Videos Frikativ Quartet Live at Clemente Soto Velez (Arts for Art) breath TRIPLE sea TRIO birds Live at Clemente Soto Velez (Arts for Art) VoiceHornsBass Live at Clemente Soto Velez (Arts for Art)

Ingrid Laubrock Octet Release Party Tonight at the Stone, 10 pm

Ingrid Laubrock’s “The Zürich Concert” CD release party Tonight! The Stone 8 pm Ingrid Laubrock’s Anti-House Ingrid Laubrock (sax) Mary Halvorson (guitar) Kris Davis (piano) John Hebert (bass) Tom Rainey(drums), ALL NEW MUSIC 10 pm Ingrid Laubrock Octet Featuring: Ingrid Laubrock (sax,composition), Ted Reichman (accordion), Ralph Alessi (trumpet), Chris Hoffman (cello), Mary Halvorson (guitar), Kris Davis (piano), Drew Gress (bass), Tom Rainey (drums), CD RELEASE!

Playlist for Week of 10 May 2014

Chris Speed – Really OK (Skirl, 2014) Mary Halvorson Trio – Ghost Loop (For-tune, 2013) Erika Dagnino Quartet – Signs (SLAM, 2013) Satoko Fujii Orchestra New York – Shiki (Libra, 2014) Kris Davis – Massive Threads (Thirsty Ear, 2013) Bad Touch – Vol. 1: Like a Magic Kiss (self-released, 2008)

Playlist for Week of 3 May 2014

Ross Hammond’s Humanity Suite – self-titled (Prescott, 2014) [LP] Dave Rempis & Tim Daisy – Back to the Circle (Okkadisk, 2005) Dave Rempis Percussion Quartet – The Disappointment of Parsley (Not Two, 2009) Kendra Shank & John Stowell – New York Conversations (Montreux Jazz, 2013) Thumbscrew – self-titled (Cuneiform, 2014) Collective 4tet – Live at

New on Jazz Right Now

Interview Tomas Fujiwara on His Early Years as a Musician in New York City Videos Jim Hobbs Solo Live at Snug’s Jooklo Duo + Tamio Shiraishi Live at JACK Jooklo Duo + Steven Leffue, Jim Hobbs, and Stanley Zappa Live at JACK Ava Mendoza Trio Live at the Manhattan Inn Thollem McDonas and Brian Chase

Interview: Tomas Fujiwara on His Early Years as a Musician in New York

Interview with Tomas Fujiwara, Oct 1, 2013, at his apartment in Fort Greene, Brooklyn, NY Cisco Bradley: You played with the Matana Roberts Quartet. I would love to hear about your involvement with that. Maybe I am wrong, but it was my impression that that band never recorded. Tomas Fujiwara: There actually is a record,

New on Jazz Right Now This Week

Interview Matthew Shipp Videos Joe Moffett, Jack Wright, and Michael Evans Live at Pageant: Soloveev Catherine Sikora, Han-earl Park, and Mike Pride Live at Spectrum Mara Rosenbloom Trio with Vinny Golia Live at I-Beam Mary Halvorson and Tim Keiper Live at the Stone Playlist Playlist for the Week of 29 March 2014 Miscellaneous New Interviews