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  • Born in Dallas, Texas and now happily domiciled in Los Angeles, bass player Edwin Livingston could be described as being on the crest of a wave.  His CD 'Transitions' was released in late 2010 and when recently I caught up…
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  • Law school creates more than a few challenges. There are hours upon hours of studying, grueling hours interning at law firms, and financial bills that need to find a way to get paid. For many law students the adversity is…
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  • Kem Owens
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    Adekemi Owens, known professionally and affectionately to music fans as "Kem," has come a long way from Nashville, Tennessee to his current hometown of Detroit, Michigan. So, one figures that is why this musical genius has written and performed songs…
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  •  New Orleans trumpeter Nicholas Payton has never conformed to anyone or anything. Reading his Facebook posts and Twitter “tweets”, you sort of get an idea about how un-traditional he is. He speaks his mind and, should someone attempt to challenge…
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Eyran Records

Eyran Records

Definitive solo piano renditions of the songs you love, such as The Christmas Song, Take Five, Monk (original title theme of the TV series ‘Monk’...

Internationally acclaimed jazz pianist Eyran Katsenelenbogen releases his eighth CD, Solotude. A pun on Ellington's Solitude, The CD's title combines the words Solo and Etud¨¦ and reflect the idea of Eyran's entire career being a life-long extended musical study in playing solo.

Eyran's sound is highly original and remains loyal to the rich tradition of American jazz piano. Solotude features 17 jazz standards with distinctive arrangements that range from romantic-rhapsodic to intellectua