DownBeat Editors' Picks - September 2018

End to End

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As much as any bassist in jazz - or even anyone on its periphery-Cal... (Read More)

The Monk: Live at Bimhuis

Thelonious Monk effortlessly referenced disparate developments in jazz history, moving from bop back to stride during any given session. And it’s the capacious nature of his practice that conductor Miho Hazama captures in her seven arrangeme... (Read More)

Coast to Crossroads

Being based at various times throughout his career in Atlanta, New York, and Indianapolis likely has strengthened Rob Dixon’s silvery tone on alto and tenor saxophone. On Coast To Crossroads, an album that deals with the bandleader&... (Read More)

Love Is Here to Stay

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Part of the reason that Tony Bennett, 92, has remained artistica... (Read More)


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Singer-songwriter and keyboardist Kandace Springs’ new R&a... (Read More)