George W. Carroll

George W. Carroll

Out of the wondrous schools of singularly few gifted jazz guitar players, emerges one Vic Juris & his superb jazz sextet. Vic plies us with fine delicate melodies, powerful…
I guess the best way to describe this stunning quartet, is tosuggest that maybe they delve into a new idiom we might call: Island Bebop!! There's something nouveau here, so…
This CD project reflects a musician's soul, but his heart is in two genres......Bebop & Fusion! Reedman Russ Strathdee's warm, polyphonic, & ambitious style assimilates wel…
Bam!! Kapow!!! Right in your face!!!! Jazz pianist Bill O'Connellcreates for us a fusion/bebop oriented project, & he bares it all. The strings adder is a agreeable counter…
Aaaah Yes.........Jazz vocalist, Susan Getz comes at you right where it counts......Her vocal delivery hits you in the solar plexic area of your musical sensibilities, with…
This CD project is a festive gathering of jazz giants re-inventing their 'covers' with an imaginative bent for fine musicianship & improvisational skill. Silberstein knows …
I apologize for the tidy review regarding vocalist Valerie Joyce.However, the symbiosis between her choice of sidemen & herdisciplined vocalise, suggests a succinct comment…
What an interesting 'vibe' ( pardon the pun, I couldn't resist it).........Bebop, Strings, & the legendary vibraphonist, Terry Gibbs! Some of the publicists sending me thes…
This particular review will be in the form of a personal note to Ms.Carroll: Joan, in your tidy cover letter to me, you allude to your CD project to be one: "Using the voic…
Hot, Halapeno style, latino jazz...........Vocalist Wilson Suarez & The Planet Groove latin group sweeps you up into their musical web fast, instructing us in earnest as to…