DownBeat Issue Roundup - September 2020

Tuesday, August 4, 2020

ArkivJazz is the place to further explore the September 2020 issue of DownBeat Magazine, now mailing to subscribers. Click here to view and purchase albums featured in this issue.


Contents in the September 2020 Issue Include:

Cover: Blue Note Records will release the self-titled debut from Artemis, the jazz supergroup that includes pianist and musical director Renee Rosnes, clarinetist Anat Cohen, tenor saxophonist Melissa Aldana, trumpeter Ingrid Jensen, bassist Noriko Ueda, drummer Allison Miller and vocalist Cécile McLorin Salvant. These musicians first assembled for a European tour in 2017, and eventually named themselves Artemis after the Greek goddess who was the protector of young girls.



  • Composer and bandleader Maria Schneider presents a new double-album Data Lords
  • Pianist Billy Childs' new album Acceptance showcases a small-ensemble setting
  • DownBeat profiles independent artists and labels who are using creative approches to get their music heard