Recommended Albums

Nu ska vi sjunga

Johanna Grüssner & Mika Pohjola

Swedish singing tradition is alive and well! In the latest of revamped versions of children's classics, vocalist Johanna Grüssner and arranger-composer Mika Pohjola interpret forty songs from... Read

Bridge

Akiko Pavolka, Peter Hess, Pete Rende, Matt Pavolka

There are so many different influences present in the music on the newest CD Bridge by Akiko Pavolka's House of Illusion that it almost defies categorization. This could therefore place this music in... Read

Great Tunes by My Friends

Mika Pohjola

People are thinking not only about their jazz picks of the year, but their picks of the decade. That's running through my mind as I listen to Mika Pohjola's gorgeous new solo piano recording. David... Read

Sång över vita skogar

Johanna Grüssner, Stefan Jansson Kvartett

The leader of this mellow yet expressive ensemble, pianist Stefan Jansson, calls these renditions "Traditional Scandinavian Christmas carols with a nuance of jazz and improvisation," and "Nordic... Read

Sound of Village

Mika Pohjola, Yusuke Yamamoto

Pianist and composer Mika Pohjola continues to accelerate his stature within his New York City headquarters. Here, the artist follows up his excellent trio-based Live At The Blue Note recording with... Read

Musicians

Otto Olsson

was a Swedish composer of classical music. Olsson is regarded as one of the... learn more

Chick Corea

is an American jazz pianist, keyboardist, and composer. Many of his compositions... learn more

Rashied Ali

was an American free jazz and avant-garde jazz drummer best known for playing with... learn more

Mick Goodrick

is an American post bop jazz guitarist and educator most noteworthy for his work... learn more

Articles

Jul 16, 2013:

Johanna Grüssner uppträder i Björneborg

Sep 13, 2010:

Kind of Blue, Reloaded

Jul 31, 2013:

Stockholm Folk Festival, 9-11 augusti korsar genrer på fem scener

Jul 26, 2013:

Argentinian bassist Fernando Huergo's Provinciano rereleased

Mar 08, 2010:

Jazz musician Miguel Zenon's achievements push regular boundaries