Rob Brown Trio – Sounds (CF 077)
Rob Brown (alto saxophone) and Daniel Levin (cello) have been collaborating since 2003, but only with th..
Drummer Alvin Fielder grew up in Mississippi, but the fruition of his musical career in Chicago came in the 1960s, when he worked with Su..
Scott Fields Ensemble – Beckett (CF 069)
“Beckett” features the Scott Fields Ensemble in a tribute to the work of playwright Samuel Becke..
Broo/Lane/Nilssen-Love/Vandermark – 4 Corners (CF 076)
The quartet on “4 Corners” is an ad hoc setting culled from three live sets Vander..
Billy Fox – The Uncle Wiggly Suite (CF 068)
Billy Fox is one of those composers, like Maria Schneider, who uses an orchestra as his instr..
João Paulo – Memórias de Quem (CF 075)
Delivers a striking acoustic performance, albeit in a more rarefied setting. The pianist performs ..
Wishful Thinking – Wishful Thinking (CF 078)
Wishful Thinking is a group of players from different parts of Europe who all (except the dr..
Shoup/Burns/Radding/Campbell – The Levitation Shuffle (CF 073)
From the ’70s onward, free improvisation in the U.S. has always depended ..
Scott Fields Ensemble – Beckett (CFO69)
Cologne-based expatriate American guitarist Scott Fields frames this memorable quartet session as..
Martin Speicher/Georg Wolf/Lou Grassi – Shapes and Shadows (CF 084)
This trio’s impetus is designed upon a cornerstone of free-improv and..