Recommended Albums

Landmark

Mika Pohjola, Miguel Zenón, Ben Monder

This remarkable disc features Mika Pohjola's crafty ensemble, with Miguel Zenón on alto sax and flute, Ben Monder on guitar, Fernando Huergo on bass, and Roberto Dani on drums, with Johanna... Read

Songs of Finland

Various Artists

Songs of Finland is a sound landscape album from the land of the thousand lakes. This album is an ample representation of an artistic scene with a song tradition, with tradition and nature, as well... Read

The Secret of the Castle

Mika Pohjola, Chris Cheek, Matt Penman, Roberto Dani

The Secret of the Castle is based on the 19th century novel by Charles Walton, in which three young men are haunted by an evil ghost in Scotland. The ghost alters the minds of the youngsters and even... Read

Provinciano

Fernando Huergo, Andrew Rathbun, Yulia Musayelyan

Without reading the press kit or liners prior to a first listen, something unique is readily apparent about Argentinean bassist/composer/educator Fernando Huergo's modernistic amalgamation of modern... Read

Drama

Roberto Dani

Drama is Italian percussionist Roberto Dani's first solo album, containing original compositions and improvisations for his custom-made set of drums, cymbals and percussion. Read

Musicians

Mika Pohjola

is a Finnish-born jazz pianist and composer, who resides in New York City. He is one... learn more

Bertram Lehmann

is a drummer, percussionist, ethnomusicologist and writer. His family eventually... learn more

Joe Lovano

is a post bop jazz saxophonist, alto clarinetist, flautist, and drummer. Since the... learn more

Terry Clarke

is a Canadian drummer. His natural rhythmic aptitude was obvious from an early age,... learn more

Articles

Jan 17, 2010:

Drummer Rashied Ali Reconfigures Music by John Coltrane

Feb 15, 2010:

The Grupo Nuevo Latin Jazz Group Spans Transatlantic Tango Commonalities

Mar 08, 2010:

Scandinavian genius Toivo Kärki mirrors Weather Report

Dec 13, 2012:

Singer-songwriter and jazz vocalist Jill Seifers Walsh dies at 47, mourned by New York jazz community

Oct 20, 2010:

Jazz Pianist Mika Pohjola Releases a Book of 101 Compositions