Mark E. Gallo

Mark E. Gallo

Jazz guitarist Dave Mosick has beautiful tone, exquisite technique and a deft touch, all of which point to high quality musicianship. Though he is steeped in the tradition …
Illinois Jacquet was one of the great tenor men in an era of great tenorists. His immortal recording of "Flying Home," cut with the Lionel Hampton Orchestra when Jacquet wa…
Jerry Jerome played tenor saxophone with Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw and Red Norvo. One can safely say the man was no slouch. This collection offers many exampl…
This 7-song program was recorded live at an outdoor café in Azusa, California, at the foot of the San Gabriel Mountains. It features the leader’s vibes, augmented by sympat…
Here is an interesting concept. The music of Erie Satie and Bela Bartok performed by an acoustic quartet of a guitarist and trumpeter from Israel, a bassist from Brooklyn a…
Keyboardist Clay Giberson is joined here by a first-rate core group of musicians in woodwinds player Hans Teuber, guitarist Dan Balmer, bassist Jeff Leonard and drummer Car…
Alto and soprano saxophonist Mark Taylor and labelmates RadioAction recorded this 8- track session in Brooklyn in January 2002. Opening with Monk’s "Bye Ya," they serve not…
The Gillespie legacy is preserved and propagated to superb effect on this exemplary collection. Under the baton of trumpet maestro Jon Faddis, the assembled cast of players…
This independently recorded and released big band effort from Detroit's Scott Gwinnell Jazz Orchestra is a gem on a number of counts. There are few big bands, or large ense…
Pianist David Berkman has been a well-regarded fixture on the competitive New York jazz scene for over a decade. The Cleveland native studied at Berklee and the University …