Recommended Albums

Discovery

Mika Pohjola

'Discovery' is a solo piano album by Mika Pohjola, originally recorded at his home in East Village, New York in 1998. The original tape was lost for twelve years, and found and re-mastered in 2010.... Read

Swedish Traditional Songs - Svenska visor - Nu blir sommar

Johanna Grüssner

Swedish Traditional Songs is a manifestation of summer, children and love. The songs are performed by Åland-native Johanna Grüssner and Finnish pianist Mika Pohjola in an intimate duo setting.... Read

Eddie Jefferson at Ali's Alley

Rashied Ali, Marvin Blackman, Benny Wilson

This remaster is made from a reel of a 1976 performance featuring vocalese master Eddie Jefferson with Rashied Ali Quintet. Documented in the emerging downtown New York loft scene at Ali's Alley,... Read

The Music of John Coltrane

Rashied Ali, Prima Materia

Originally recorded on John Coltrane's sensational, futuristic 1967 recording, "Stellar Regions", Coltrane's drummer Rashied Ali joins the excellent group Prima Materia for new renditions of these... Read

Landmark

Mika Pohjola, Miguel Zenón, Ben Monder

This remarkable disc features Mika Pohjola's crafty ensemble, with Miguel Zenón on alto sax and flute, Ben Monder on guitar, Fernando Huergo on bass, and Roberto Dani on drums, with Johanna... Read

Musicians

Judith Insell

is a New York native, who has been in the New York jazz scene since the mid... learn more

César Franck

was a composer, pianist, organist, and music teacher who worked in Paris during his... learn more

Ulvens Döttrar - The Daughters of the Wolf

is a vocal/ethnic instrument trio from the Åland islands. Original... learn more

Jill Seifers Walsh

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

Articles

May 29, 2010:

Sound Advice: New Deal for Acoustic Recordings in the Age of Headphones?

Feb 10, 2010:

Jazz on Strings: Judith Insell and Joe Fonda Proclaim Spirited Improvisation

Mar 09, 2010:

Hollywood Actress and Dancer Taina Elg Celebrates 80th Birthday

Nov 27, 2012:

Ulvens Döttrar to perform at Strömsö airing on YLE

May 26, 2010:

The Moomin fairy-tale presents a safe world for children