DownBeat Issue Roundup August 2019

Friday, June 7, 2019

ArkivJazz is the place to further explore the August 2019 issue of DownBeat Magazine, now mailing to subscribers. Click here to view and purchase albums featured in this issue, and be sure to investigate the ArkivJazz VIP Program, which includes a free print and digital subscription to DownBeat as well as free USPS shipping.


Contents in the June 2019 Issue Include:


Cover: Acclaimed singer-songwriter Cécile McLorin Salvant topped two categories in the 2019 DownBeat Critics Poll: Jazz Artist of the Year and Female Vocalist of the Year. In February, the album The Window earned Salvant her third Grammy award. DownBeat catches up with Salvant to discuss the album, her future plans and her interest in visual art.


  • Trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith on visual Ankhrasmation Symbolic Language Art-Scores
  • Saxophonist Jerry Bergonzi discusses his new album, The Seven Rays
  • Drummer Mark Walker recruits Paquito D'Rivera & Diego Urcola for his new leader project, You Get What You Give