Contemporary London jazz band the Jazzhearts "The Way it Feels" CD recorded live at Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club is now available in The United States on the Internet from cdbaby.com
. The group is led by Australian tenor saxophonist/flautist Louise Elliott and features outstanding South African musicians Mervyn Africa (piano) and Claude Deppa (trumpet). The album has attracted a great deal of critical acclaim in the UK and received considerable air play on various NPR stations throughout the United States but up to now listeners in the States may have experienced some difficulty in obtaining a copy. It is also now possible to check out the band at jazzhearts.com
or listen to the whole CD at ozzyjazz.com
This is a site based in South Australia which features live jazz concerts. It is not restricted to Australian jazz musicians so any musicians who have a good quality live recording of one of their performances should consider sending them a copy. The Jazzhearts next scheduled live performance is at the Marlborough International Jazz Festival, Wiltshire, UK on Saturday 12th July 2003.