George W. Carroll

George W. Carroll

A subtle, laid back, yet melodic & harmonic George Shearingis proffered to us in the current incarnation of his new CD project'Like Fine Wine.' It's hard to believe Shearin…
Indeed, I was romanced by the stylings of Ms. Katz. June phrasesbeautifully, as exemplified by her tender take of Rodgers/Hart's'My Funny Valentine.' Her arranger, Miles Bl…
Ellyne's choice of wonderful 'covers' is indicative of her leaningsto our beloved jazz idiom.......And, jazz singer she is, as we imbibe her tender renderings of such great…
Indeed, composer-vocalist Holz bares it all......So, soothing, so smooth & simple, yet so profound & forthcoming. Latinos 'speak' through their music, certainly Fernando sp…
What a nice collaboration of consummate vocal & pianistic artistry. Iqua & Steve Colson ply their respective craft with a self-affirmation, aligned to their obvious journey…
Jazz guitarist Joshua Breakstone breaks new ground with his towering disc, 'A Jamais.' Joshua is a virtuoso of inventiveideas, and rhythmic attack, as he & his trio interpr…
It's like listening to a superb clinic on latino music giving by the great Johnny Mandel. Producer Marco Figueira has rallied his troops, giving us a strong example of soli…
Hard bebop with a latino flair!!........Jazz pianist Glauco, & his very tight trio explore a few of the jazz idiom categories, i.e. bop, latin, avant-garde etc. We are imme…
Vocalist Lisa Marinacci's new CD, with guitarist Joe Negri: Passionate, warm, fiery, amorous, sympathico, tender, demonstrative, pleasing, robust, whimsical, amusing, fanci…
Vocalist Kerry Linder get right down to business with her new disc. I particularly like her latin renditions which communicate the interpretation of her renderings in a sta…