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Russ Johnson: SAVE BIG Russ Johnson:
Save Big

World debut recording.  A picturesque musical excursion into creative new American improvised music from trumpeter and composer Russ Johnson. New jazz from a flexible, rhythmically elastic "pianoless quartet," filled with laid-back vibe and good-natured imagination ... and a few pleasant surprises along the way.
Jamie Baum Septet: MOVING FORWARD Jamie Baum Septet:
Moving Forward, Standing Still

Inspired by Stravinsky, Bartok, Ives, and other contemporary classical composers, flutist/composer Jamie Baum and six spirited improvisors create lush, distinctive, swirling musical landscapes filled with contrast and adventure.

David Liebman Big Band: BEYOND THE LINE David Liebman Big Band:
Beyond the Line

Grammy® nominated!  World debut recording.  Winner of prestigious Aaron Copland Award!   Six Liebman compositions arranged by six leading arrangers (including Jim McNeely and Vince Mendoza) —plus an audacious "Sing Sing Sing" performed by top-flight East Coast  players.
Cameron Brown and the Hear and Now: HERE AND HOW Cameron Brown and the Hear & Now:
Here and How!

Cam's first album as a leader after nearly 40 years of performing!   Recorded live in tour in Belgium, it features vocalist Sheila Jordan, trumpet wizard Dave Ballou, and drummer Leon Parker ... with tenorman Dewey Redman as guest.

Angelica Sanchez: MIRROR ME Angelica Sanchez:
Mirror Me

Full of satisfying and stimulating surprises, Sanchez's music is a refreshing new take on creative improvisation.  Engaging stories with ear-tingling playing by NY improvisors may make this one of the most important jazz piano debuts in years.
John McNeil: THIS WAY OUT John McNeil:
This Way Out

Recorded in Barcelona with Spanish new music's Gorka Benitez and Giulia Valle, this features eight originals infused with Flamenco, "West African reggae," hypnotic odd meters (19/8!), and trumpet synthesizer effects done entirely acoustically.


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