Recommended Albums

Great Tunes by My Friends

Mika Pohjola

People are thinking not only about their jazz picks of the year, but their picks of the decade. That's running through my mind as I listen to Mika Pohjola's gorgeous new solo piano recording. David... Read

Myths & Beliefs

Mika Pohjola, Mick Goodrick, Bruno Råberg, Roberto Dani

The one word that best describes Mika Pohjola's debut as a leader is "original." The melodic strength of Pohjola's material suggests sources in the traditional music of Finland, where he was born,... Read

Jumpy Highway

Peter Nordwall, Ralf Nyqvist, Marcus Söderström

Jumpy Highway is Swedish saxophonist Peter Nordwall's debut solo album, released in 2003. This outing consists of a mix between jazz and funk. Most songs are originals by Nordwall, adding John... Read

Grandes Exitos del Tango

Tango Republic, Felipe Salles, Bertram Lehmann

The New York-based quintet Tango Republic performs favorite tango selections on this rare release. Arrangements by tango masters Ástor Piazzolla and Carlos Gardel have arranged by the band... Read

En klunk av det blå - Blue Draught

Ulvens döttrar - The Daughters of the Wolf

The nominees of the prestigious Nordic Council Prize, The Daughters of the Wolf (Ulvens döttrar) continue their musical peregrinations through folk-tales from Åland ["Awe-land"] Islands... Read

Musicians

Chick Corea

is an American jazz pianist, keyboardist, and composer. Many of his compositions... learn more

Steve Wilson

is an American jazz saxophonist and flautist. As a teenager, he played in various... learn more

Duke Ellington

is regarded as one of the greatest jazz composers and bandleaders of all time. One... learn more

Jill Seifers Walsh

grew up in Portland, Oregon, studied at Berklee College of Music, started her career... learn more

Articles

Mar 22, 2010:

Op-Ed: Health Insurance Reform Likely to increase Musicians Join the Union

Dec 13, 2012:

Singer-songwriter and jazz vocalist Jill Seifers Walsh dies at 47, mourned by New York jazz community

Dec 06, 2010:

Swedish Santa Lucia lights New York City amidst busy Holiday Shopping

Oct 20, 2010:

Daughters of the Wolf release "Blue Draught"

Jul 31, 2013:

Stockholm Folk Festival, 9-11 augusti korsar genrer på fem scener