1 CD / Sunnyside / 2011-04-05Tracks: Calypso Minor; Sotho Blue; Abide; Nisa; Mountain, The; Wedding, The; Glass Enclosure; Star Dance; Joan Capetown Flower (Emerald Bay)
Artists: Ekaya/Abdullah Ibrahim
Personnel: Abdullah Ibrahim (grand piano); Cleave E. Guyton, Jr. (flute, alto saxophone); Keith Loftis (tenor saxophone); Jason Marshall (baritone saxophone); Andrae Murchison (trombone); George Gray ...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2011-04-05Tracks: I Feel Blue - Lakasha; Señor - Paris Combo; Black Trombone - Serge Gainsbourg; Besame Mucho - Diana Krall; Eau A la Bouche, L' - Yuri Buenaventura; Petite Lola - Anna Karina; Amants, Les - N...
Artists: Various Artists
Photographers: Philippe Savoir; Filifox.
Arranger: Horace Ott....continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2011-02-15Artists: Jay Leonhart
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2011-02-01Tracks: Symptom Unknown; You Can Bring Me Flowers; Way Young Lovers Do, The; Giving Up; 'Round Midnight; You Make It Easy; Sacred Path; Tell Me a Bedtime Story; Seems So Long; Bird of Beauty; Gratitude
Artists: David Caceres
Vocalist/alto saxophonist David Caceres seeks to bridge the worlds of pop and jazz with his eponymous CD, though the results are mixed. Caceres does a lot of singing, though his voice is more suited t...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2011-01-25Tracks: Nunna Daul Sunyi; Tagaloo, Georgia; Tahleqush, Oklahoma; Removal: Act I, The; Removal: Act II, The; Gorée; Middle Passage, The
Artists: Jacques Coursil
"Trumpeter, Jacques Coursil's Trails of Tears is quite simply, a monumental undertaking and a major work that ought to bring to light some of the...continue...
Personnel: Jacques Coursil (trumpet); Perry Robinson (clarinet); Mark Whitecage (alto saxophone); Bobby Few (piano); Jeff Baillard (Fender Rhodes piano, keyboards); José Zébina, Sunny Murray...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-12-01Tracks: Shelter; Before I'm Gone; Miss You; I Remember You; Free My Love; All For You; Climb Higher; Winter; Take This Chance; Cheese Puff Daddy; If You Know Love; Love and Affection; Tired; Fall
Artists: Jacqui Naylor
Personnel: Jacqui Naylor (vocals); Bob Johnson (saxophone); Matt Brubeck, Marika Hughes (cello); Art Khu, Michael Blustein (piano); Steve Erquiaga, Brian Pardo, Craig Green (guitar); Jon Evans, Todd S...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-10-26Artists: Dan Tepfer Trio/Dan Tepfer
Personnel: Dan Tepfer (piano); Ted Poor (drums).
Audio Mixer: Pete Rende.
Recording information: Ocean Avenue, Brooklyn, NY (06/21/2010-06/23/2010); Skyline Pro, Hampton, NJ (06/21/2010-...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-09-21Tracks: Lament; Pakistani Minor; Personal Mountains; Up On the Hill; When Light Falls; Bees; Blu Vindaloo; New Aesthetic; Punjab; Ain't No Sunshine
Artists: Rez Abbasi Acoustic Quartet
Personnel: Rez Abbasi (acoustic guitar); Bill Ware (vibraphone); Stephan Crump (acoustic bass); Eric McPherson (drums).
Audio Mixer: Michael Marciano.
Recording information: Systems Two,...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-09-21Tracks: Moonlight in Vermont; Batter Up; Aren't You Glad You're You; Maid in Mexico; Bea's Flat; Three and One; Carioca; Wells Fargo; No Blues (Pfrancing)
Artists: John McNeil (Trumpet)/Bill McHenry
Personnel: John McNeil (trumpet); Bill McHenry (tenor saxophone); Jochen Rueckert (drums).
Audio Mixer: Michael Perez-Cisneros.
Recording information: Cornelia Street Café, New York...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-09-14Tracks: Going Express; Bitter; Love for Sale; Hope Springs Eternally; In Walked Bud; Eronel; Bittersweet; Lotus Blossom; [CD-ROM Track]
Artists: Helen Sung
Personnel: Helen Sung (piano); Seamus Blake (soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone); Eric Harland (drums).
Recording information: The Jazz Standard, New York, NY (02/17/2009).
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-09-14Tracks: Pendulum - (live); Jung; Vendetta; WTC; Port Ligat; Enfin; Sky Is the Limit, The - (live)
Artists: David Liebman/Frankfurt Radio Bigband/Richie Beirach
Personnel: David Liebman (wooden flute, soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone); Richie Beirach (piano); Martin Scales (guitar); Oliver Leicht, Heinz-Dieter Sauerborn (alto saxophone); Tony Lakatos (tenor...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-08-31Tracks: Our Love is Here To Stay; Boca De Siri; There's a Storm Inside; Mamulengo; Recriando a Criaçao; Flor De Fogo; Sul Do Teu Olhar, A; Sertao Wi Fi; Um Filme; As; Valsa Nø8; Buritizais
Artists: Chico Pinheiro
"With a voice that makes him sound like he was born to sing bossa nova, Sao Paulo-born Chico Pinheiro's acoustic and electric guitar strains easily...continue...
Audio Mixer: Rodrigo de Castro Lopes.
Recording information: Na Cena Studios, Sao Paulo, Brazil (08/10/2009-10/14/2009); Rocky Mountain Studios, Denver, CO (08/10/2009-10/14/2009); Visual Rhyth...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-08-20Tracks: Falling in Love with Love; How Deep Is the Ocean; Freedom Jazz Dance; My One and Only Love; Sunshower; For Heaven's Sake; Israel; Never Let Me Go; I Hear a Rhapsody; Lament
Artists: Jay Clayton
Personnel: Jay Clayton (vocals); Jack Wilkins (guitar).
Audio Mixer: Jay Anderson.
Recording information: Mountain Rest Studio, New Paltz, NY (08/18/2007).
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-08-03Tracks: Prologue; Warm Blooded; Wrong Jacket, The; Lamentos; Elektric; Waltz; Buleria; Leaving; Just One of Those Things
Artists: Alex Brown (Piano)
"The cover of this recording says, "Paquito D'Rivera Presents" in small type, "Alex Brown, Pianist" in headline type. That's all I needed to throw open...continue...
Personnel: Alex Brown (piano); Pedro Martinez (vocals, percussion); Paquito d'Rivera (clarinet, alto saxophone); Vivek Patel (flugelhorn); Warren Wolf (marimba); Eric Doob (drums).
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-07-27Tracks: TMI Tiemai; Lezama; Veinte Misas; Just the Way You Are; Esa Sonrisa Es un Santo Remedio; Alfonsina y el Mar; Corto uno Largo, Uno; Loca Bohemia; Marai; Red Kelly & Winton Garland at Loprete's House; ...
Artists: Adrian Iaies Trio
Personnel: Adrián Iaies (piano); Pepi Taveira (drums).
Audio Mixers: Carlos Melero; Gustavo Segal.
Recording information: 02/2009-03/2009.
Photographer: Horacio Sbaraglia....continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-06-22Tracks: Have a Dream - (live); Black Comedy - (live); Number 4 - (live); Erato; Snuck In - (live)
Artists: David Weiss (Trumpet)/Point of Departure
Personnel: David Weiss (trumpet); Nir Felder (guitar); J.D. Allen (tenor saxophone); Jamire Williams (drums).
Recording information: Avatar Studios (03/25/2008); The Jazz Standard, New York, NY...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-06-22Artists: Amos Hoffman
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-06-08Tracks: Invocation: American Dream; Theme from "Dead Man"; Mustangs (Steve McQueen); Drifters; Black Boxes; No Regrets; Pyramids; Idlewild; Everlong; Ballad of Michael Jackson, The; Monetary System Blues, Th...
Artists: Taylor Haskins
Personnel: Taylor Haskins (melodica, trumpet); Ben Monder (guitar); Jeff Hirshfield (drums).
Audio Mixer: Taylor Haskins.
Recording information: Systems Two, Brooklyn, NY (09/28/2009/10/...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-05-25Tracks: Burt; Roundup; West of Middle; Blue Streak; Spindle; Horse You Rode in On, The; Drifter; RR; Backroad
Artists: Steve Cardenas
Personnel: Steve Cardenas (guitar); Rudy Royston (drums).
Audio Mixer: Matt Balitsaris.
Recording information: Maggie's Farm, Buck's County, PA (01/17/2009/01/18/2009).
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-05-18Tracks: Free Prelude/What Is This Thing Called Love?/Fifth House, Pt. 1; Free Prelude/What Is This Thing Called Love?/Fifth House, Pt. 2; Out of My Dreams; On the March; We of Us, The; Deluge; Oleo; Love The...
Artists: Denny Zeitlin
"The singular mission of Denny Zeitlin continues with Precipice, the recorded document of a concert in January, 2008 at Ralston Hall, Santa Barbara, California. The...continue...
Audio Mixer: Dennis Edwards.
Recording information: Ralston Hall, Santa Barbara, CA (01/2008).
Photographer: Josephine Zeitlin.
Arranger: Denny Zeitlin.
Denny Zeitlin's car...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-05-11Tracks: Peach Trees; Saudosismo; Call Me; Wicked Game; By On Byl Tu [Farmer's Trust]; O Trem Azul; É Preciso Dizer Adeus/All That's Left Is To Say Goodbye; Into Shade; Half the Way (If I Could)
Personnel: Margret Grebowicz (vocals); Matvei Sigalov (acoustic guitar); Ben Monder (electric guitar); Viviane Arnoux (accordion); Stan Killian (tenor saxophone); Tim Collins (vibraphone); Antonio San...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-05-04Tracks: Bloom; Ice Fields; Chiggers; Shadow Casts Its Object, The; Winter; Heliogabalus; Food Chain; Crocodiles; Poppies; Shimmering Now That Breathes You, The
Artists: Ben Monder/Bill McHenry
Personnel: Ben Monder (guitar); Bill McHenry (tenor saxophone).
Recording information: 02/07/2000.
Thematic, moody music can take on many manifestations, and in contemporary times be the...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-05-04Tracks: River, The; Interlude; Paradox; Magnolia; Fables; Ice Cave; Union Blues; Sedona; In Memoriam
Artists: Alan Ferber
Personnel: Alan Ferber (trombone); Nate Radley (guitar); Olivia De Prato, Leena Waite, Sara Caswell, Zach Brock (violin); Corrina Albright, Victor Lowrie (viola); Jody Redhage, Maria Jeffers (cello); ...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-05-02Tracks: Aria & Scherzino: Aria for violin, viola, cello, bass and piano; Octet for strings, Op. 7: 1. Très modéré; Sonata No. 3 for violin & piano, Op. 25 "In the Romanian folk character": 1. ...
Artists: Lucian Ban/John Hébert
Personnel: Lucian Ban (piano); Albrecht Maurer (violin); Mat Maneri (viola); Tony Malaby (tenor saxophone); Ralph Alessi (trumpet); Gerald Cleaver (drums); Badal Roy (tabla, percussion).
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-04-27Tracks: Vivian; After You've Gone; Vivian Flavia de las Mercedes; Moonglow; Tomatito & Federico; Capullito de Aleli; Las Vegas Station; Lluvia de Colores; Avalon; A las Cuatro de la Mañana; Okey Paganin...
Artists: Federico Britos
Although he has been performing for over six decades, violinist Federico Britos, a native of Uruguay, is not as widely known as other jazz violinists, simply because he has recorded infrequently under...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-04-27Artists: Rebecca Martin
7 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-04-20Tracks: Stan Getz Announcement; I'm Okay; Gone with the Wind; First Song; Allison's Waltz; Stablemates; Autumn Leaves; Yours and Mine; (There Is No) Greater Love; People Time; Surrey with a Fringe on Top, Th...
Artists: Kenny Barron/Stan Getz (Sax)
Personnel: Kenny Barron (piano); Stan Getz (tenor saxophone).
Audio Mixer: Johnnie Hjerting.
Liner Note Author: Gary Giddins.
Recording information: The Café Montmartre, Cope...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-04-20Tracks: Memphis; Silogism; Leaves, the Rain, The; Overreach; Here Not Here; Shoes, Jump; Escalateur; Pernambuco; Toward Fall
Artists: The Rosetta Trio/Stephan Crump
Personnel: Stephan Crump (acoustic bass); Liberty Ellman (acoustic guitar); Jamie Fox (electric guitar).
Audio Mixer: Stephan Crump.
Recording information: Butler Plaza, Brooklyn, NY (03...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-04-13Tracks: Canción por la Unidad Latino Americana; Shed; Homeland; I Mean You; Rules, The; Luiza; Isn't She Lovely; Sound of Snow, The; Aze's Bluzes; Time for Love, A
Artists: Aaron Goldberg
2010 album from the Jazz pianist. Backed by drummer Eric Harland and bassist Reuben Rogers, and augment by Mark Turner's angular tenor saxophone, Aaron Goldberg's...continue...
Personnel: Aaron Goldberg (piano); Eric Harland (drums).
Audio Mixer: Mike Marciano.
Recording information: Systems Two, Brooklyn, NY (08/2007).
Photographer: Arturo Safina.
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-03-30Tracks: Landmarc; Folksong; Brush on Canvas; Legend; Little One; Orbit; Patience; Cassavetes Caravan; ASAP
Artists: Marc Mommaas
"It has been said that if you throw a quarter off the Empire State Building you are almost as likely to hit a tenor saxophonist...continue...
Personnel: Marc Mommaas (tenor saxophone); Rez Abbasi (guitar, electric guitar, electric sitar); Vic Juris, Nate Radley (guitar, electric guitar); Tony Moreno (drums).
Audio Mixer: Paul Wicklif...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-03-23Tracks: Bimoya; Sultan; Great Empire; Peace; Good Day; Peasant, The; Ballad for Two Musicians; Ice Pick Willy; Film (From the Documentary Erdzeit)/Pdf Booklet [Cd-Rom Track]
Artists: Absolute Ensemble/Joe Zawinul
Personnel: Allegre Correa (vocals, guitar); Aziz Sahmaoui (vocals, percussion); Sabine Kabongo (vocals); Linley Marthe (electric bass); Paco Sery (drums, kalimba, percussion).
Audio Mixer: Klau...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-03-16Tracks: Prelude; Stephanie; Always Be Closing; Frederic; Teental Song; Chakradar; Interlude; Florentino and Fermina; What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?; Timshel; Dream; Postlude
Artists: Dan Weiss (Drums)/Dan Weiss Trio
Personnel: Dan Weiss (drums); Jacob Sacks (piano).
Recording information: Acoustic Sound, Brooklyn, NY (09/2008).
Timshel -- the Hebrew word meaning "thou mayest" -- accurately portrays ...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-03-09Tracks: Black Hawk Dance; Illinois Procession Rain; Dust Celebration; Isolate; River Life; Souls; Louis Frederic
Artists: Scott DuBois
Personnel: Scott DuBois (guitar); Gebhard Ullmann (bass clarinet, soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone); Kresten Osgood (drums).
Audio Mixer: Walter Quintus.
Recording information: FWL STu...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-02-16Tracks: Deeper; Indestructible Fort; Happy Song; When You're in Love; Fear; I Remember; Blown Away; Missing You; Learn My Tongue; Deeper [Full Version]; [CD-ROM Track]
Artists: Maria Neckam
"The music of vocalist Maria Neckam defies easy categorization. Neckam, a native Austrian living in New York since 2005, has never subscribed to the idea...continue...
Personnel: Maria Neckam (vocals); Peter Eldridge (vocals); Lars Dietrich (alto saxophone); Samir Zarif (tenor saxophone); Aaron Goldberg (piano); Thomas Morgan (double bass); Colin Stranahan (drums)....continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-02-09Tracks: Green Kalahari; Song for Sathima; Mandela; District Six (Trance Circle Dance); Bombella; Meditation - Joan Capetown Flower (Emerald Bay); I Mean You/For Monk; For Lawrence Brown (Remembrance); Excurs...
Artists: Abdullah Ibrahim/WDR Big Band
Personnel: Abdullah Ibrahim (piano); Koji Paul Shigihara (guitar); Heiner Wiberny, Karolina Strassmayer (flute, clarinet, alto saxophone); Paul Heller, Olivier Peters (flute, clarinet, tenor saxophone...continue...
2 Blu-Ray Video / Sunnyside / 2010-02-02Artists: JazzMix
Blu-Ray pressing. This double disc BR release contains eight hours of live Jazz concerts for the first time on a double Blu-Ray disc. Eight NYC...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-02-02Tracks: Werewolf and the Silver Bullet, The; Homage: Young People; Bees; Shell, The; Arts High Boogie; Herman ze German Cassette Redux; Highly Varnished Academic Realism; I See You, You See Me; Indelicate; G...
Artists: Dave King (Drums)
Personnel: Dave King (piano, drums).
Audio Mixer: Joe Johnson.
Recording information: Fur Seal, Minneapolis, MN.
People may very well raise questions as to Dave King's legitimacy ...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-01-26Tracks: Refém; Devo Lhe Dizer; Bem Aqui; Nao Tente Compreender; Quando Você Me Abraça; Passando; Depois Da Chuva; A Banda; Nao É Proibido; Voz de Comando; Por Que Nao?; Soraya
Audio Mixer: Daniel Carvalho.
Recording information: Monoaural Studio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Photographer: Pedro Lóes.
Multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, and producer Dadi is...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2010-01-12Tracks: Antibes; For Heaven's Sake; Waltz for Meredith; One Step Ahead; Fall; Time Remembers One Time Once; Sympathy; September; Re: Person I Knew; Late Summer Variations; Salinas; In the Wee Small Hours of ...
Artists: Greg Reitan
Personnel: Greg Reitan (piano); Dean Koba (drums).
Liner Note Author: Orrin Keepnews.
Recording information: Concept II Studios, Los Angeles, CA (09/2008-10/2008).
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2009-12-12Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2009-11-09Tracks: Mrs. Tangoholic; Improvisers, The; So Tenderlee; Oscar e Familia; New Tango; Triunfal; Coco da Bahia; Minotauro; Children of the Night; Peace to Find
Artists: Oscar Feldman
Audio Mixer: Dae Bennett.
Liner Note Author: Oscar Feldman.
Recording information: Bennett Studios, Englewood, NJ.
Arranger: Oscar Feldman.
Alto saxophonist Oscar Feldman's...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2009-10-06Tracks: Clarosa Cruz, La; Seca, La; Verdadera Llama, La; Que Bonito; Me Falta La Imaginación; Mi Musita Salteña; Sin Piel; Nacida en Agua de Guerra; Alma y Luna; Zambita Pa Mi Coyita; Nada; Sentirm...
Artists: Sofia Tosello
Personnel: Sofia Tosello (vocals, background vocals); Pável Urkiza (vocals, guitar, palmas, background vocals); Yosvany Terry (vocals, soprano saxophone, alto saxophone); Yunior Terry (vocals, do...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2009-09-22Tracks: Come Together; Venom; Have No Fear; So Sad I Had To Laugh; Reaction; Shadow of Your Smile, The; Lift; Open Your Heart; To the Wall; Uncharted Territory
Artists: George Colligan
Personnel: George Colligan (piano); Donald Edwards (drums).
Audio Mixer: Kamilo Kratc.
Liner Note Author: George Colligan.
Recording information: Tedesco Studios (11/05/2008).
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2009-09-08Tracks: Muse; Con Alma; Vertigo; Lamidbar; Perpetua; Isobel; Joya; Lu Yehi; Twins; And the Rain; Rina Ballé
Artists: Yaron Herman Trio/Yaron Herman
Personnel: Yaron Herman (piano); Gerald Cleaver (drums).
Audio Mixer: Philippe Gaillot.
Recording information: A.M.E. Studio, Paris; Studio That Sound.
Acoustic pianist Yaron Herm...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2009-08-25Tracks: In the Middle of It All; Don't Give Up; Way He Makes Me Feel, The; I'll Sing a Song; Other Woman, The (Part One); Forget Me (Part Two); Mr. Bojangles; If You Could Love Me; Invitation; I'm With You N...
Artists: Melissa Walker
Personnel: Melissa Walker (vocals); Adam Rogers, Keith Ganz (guitar); Grégoire Maret (harmonica); Aaron Goldberg (piano, Fender Rhodes piano); Christian McBride (acoustic bass, electric bass); Cl...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2009-08-25Tracks: Dream State; Air Traffic; Hard Colors; Things to Come; Why Me Why Them; Within Sanity; Realities of Chromaticism, The; Insulin
Artists: Rez Abbasi
Personnel: Rez Abbasi (guitar); Kiran Ahluwalia (vocals); Mine Block (cello); Rudresh Mahanthappa (alto saxophone); Vijay Iyer (piano); Dan Weiss (drums).
Audio Mixers: Michael Marciano; Rez Ab...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2009-08-18Tracks: Foreign One; Eternal Interlude; Guarana; Cloud, The; Perseverance; No Boat
Artists: John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble/John Hollenbeck
Personnel: John Hollenbeck (whistling, drums); Theo Bleckmann (vocals, whistling); Ben Kono (whistling, flute, soprano saxophone, alto saxophone); Bohdan Hilash (whistling, clarinet); Dan Willis (whis...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2009-08-18Tracks: You Got To My Head; Bedira; Deep Mountain Gone; Tell Me Why; White Scarf; Ranu; Tourist, The; Dreams of Paper Roses; Yotsuya; I'll Be Seeing You; [Cd-Rom Track]
Artists: Aaron Choulai
Personnel: Aaron Choulai (piano).
If music of the Bad Plus, Brad Mehldau, or Esbjorn Svensson interests you, RANU will likely hold the same appeal. Choulai's original trio music parallels sever...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2009-08-18Tracks: Barionality; Three for B; 43rd. St. Mama; Mike; Paradox; Spring Can Really Hang You Up the Most; 8th Day, The; Someone to Watch Over Me; Birds and Tranes
Artists: Roger Rosenberg
Personnel: Roger Rosenberg (bass clarinet, soprano saxophone, baritone saxophone); Peter Bernstein (guitar); Mark Soskin (piano).
Recording information: Sear Sound Studios, New York, NY.
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2009-08-11Tracks: Have You Met Miss Jones; Fantasia; Look at That Face; Gary's Waltz; Carnival; Jazz Autographs; Mambo Tango; Milonga del Adios; Waltz for Debbie; I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)
Artists: Carlos Franzetti
Personnel: Carlos Franzetti (piano).
Recording information: Klavierhauss, New York, NY (01/14/2009).
Although Argentinean-born jazz pianist Carlos Franzetti is well versed in both South ...continue...