1 CD / Enja Records / 2015-04-14Tracks: Intro; Lunch; Alone In a Tree; Tribal Dance; Rock It; Côme; Forest Mood; 50/50; Waltz; Abstraction; Blues; Côme Back; Final/Tribal Dance 2
Artists: Isabelle Olivier
A French-American project freely adapted from "The Baron in the Trees" by Italo Calvino, harpist Isabelle Olivier records with a dream team! From this fascinating...continue...
Adapter: Italo Calvino.
Personnel: Isabelle Olivier (harp); Larry Gray, Marc Buronfosse (double bass); Fabrice Moreau, Paul Wertico (drums, percussion); Mitch Haupers (percussion); Céline ...continue...
1 CD / Enja Records / 2015-02-10Tracks: Intro; Revelation; Me & I; Suerte; Walk In the Old City, A; Quick Five; Paradise At Dawn; Gypsy Trance; Zyryab
Artists: The Khoury Project
The Khoury Project's style consists of a musical flow outside of all rigid divisions, incorporating different musical cultures into an appropriate combination....continue...
Personnel: Osama Khoury (qanoun); Basil Khoury (violin); Inor Sotolongo (percussion).
Audio Mixer: Ludovic Joyeux.
Liner Note Author: Franck Médoni.
Recording information: Sw...continue...
1 CD / Enja Records / 2015-02-10Tracks: Cowboy [Für Luc]; Leise Wie Er; Orphelia; Nie Wieder; 24-48; Warme Fusion; Ein Verlorener Romantiker; Same Old Story
Artists: Eva Quartette/Eva Klesse Quartet
Young drummer Eva Klesse is a shooting star in Germany! Her band offers a melancholic, tense, and high-energy modern jazz that was highly appraised at...continue...
Personnel: Evgeny Ring (saxophone); Philip Frischkorn (piano); Eva Klesse (drums).
Audio Mixer: Christian Heck.
Liner Note Authors: Bert Noglik; Alison Black.
1 CD / Enja Records / 2015-02-10Tracks: Failure; Desperation; Rage; Calm; Hope; Triumph
Artists: Holger Scheidt/Holger Scheidt Group
Recorded at New York's Avatar Studios with Holger's U.S. band, this music is clearly influenced by Herbie Hancock's sextet from the seventies. Holger lived and...continue...
Personnel: Holger Scheidt (upright bass); Rich Perry (tenor saxophone); Gordon Au (trumpet); Victor Gould (piano); Anthony Pinciotti (drums).
Audio Mixers: Holger Scheidt; Anthony Ruotolo.
1 CD / Enja Records / 2015-02-10Tracks: Black Market; Butterfly; Joyous Lake; Medieval Overture; Resolution; Red Baron; Low-Lee-Tah; There Comes a Time
Artists: Rez Abbasi Acoustic Quartet/Rez Abbasi
Looking back at what is often called "jazz-rock" or "jazz fusion," Rez Abbasi offers some of these tunes played acoustically, to shine a different light...continue...
Personnel: Rez Abbasi (steel guitar, fretless guitar, baritone guitar); Bill Ware (vibraphone); Stephan Crump (acoustic bass); Eric McPherson (drums).
Audio Mixers: Michael Marciano; Rez Abbasi...continue...