Paul J. Youngman

Paul J. Youngman

Bill McBirnie is a Canadian flutist based in Toronto, Ontario - he is the leader on this Latin tinged and titled recording, Paco Paco. The CD features many classic j…
Mort Weiss, The B3 and Me, interesting title for a clarinetist to come up with isn’t it! Well, the liner notes do a good job of detailing the events that led up to t…
Classic best describes this 2-disk compilation, The Complete 1957 Riverside Recordings, Thelonious Monk with John Coltrane. The term "complete" is no understatement;…
David Braid communicates with a musical spirit that seemingly knows no bounds, a pianist, composer, arranger, leader and sideman that has done it all. On this recording, ma…
The recording's title track, "Metropole," is the opening song: a rich, full sounding catchy rhythm introduces the band, a nice horn arrangement with a funky pulsating beat,…
Jesse Selengut - trumpeter, composer and band-leader introduces the listener to his band Noir, with a dark ominous electronic wail, rapidly laying down a smooth trumpet mel…
Yotam Rosenbaum, award winning composer, arranger, bandleader and drummer has produced a fine album, a mix of different styles and influences in a manner that is a pleasure…
Trio Encompas - Live on the Vaughan Mall the second album by this post-bop trio has, this time out, captured a more energetic rhythm section. The band takes off from…
Cross Border Trio’s debut album New Directions has wonderful tenor saxophone playing, a rhythm section that is sounding full, fresh, and exciting. This North Mexico …
Trio Encompas have produced a self titled debut album, a studio recording with some nice playing by Thom Keith, primarily on alto saxophone and at times quite remini…