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THE COACHELLA VALLEY TRIO

THE COACHELLA VALLEY TRIO“Mid Century Modern”

(dmacmusic DM17)

MUSICIANS: DOUG MACDONALD guitar, LARRY HOLLOWAY bass, TIM PLEASANT drums, special guest, BIG BLACK djembe (3,6,7,8,9,10)

→Street Date: January 28, 2020

Dave Soldier

Dave Soldier“Zajal”

(Mulatta Records)

MUSICIANS: Dave Soldier, guitar, keyboards, musical compositions (except #2), arrangements; Ana Nimouz, Triana Bautista, David Castellaño, Barbara Martinez, Ismael Fernandez vocals; Maurice Chedid oud, vocals; Chris Washburne, Dan Blacksberg, trombones; Philip Payton, Rebecca Cherry (solos), violins; Alan Kushan, sentur; Lefteris Bournias, clarinet; Mahmoud Hamadani, recitation; Ratzo Harris, bass; Jose Moreno, hand percussion, trap set, vocals; Robby Ameen, timbales; Ismael Fernandez and Sonia Olla, palmas and jaleo; Neli Tirado, palmas Produced by Pedro Cortes.

→Street Date: 01/01/2020

Frank Colón

Frank Colón“Latin Lounge”

(Technoprimal Music, Unltd. 01)

MUSICIANS: José Arimateia: Trumpet, Flugelhorn - Raphael Batista: Violin - Julio Falavigna: Drums - Daniel Figueiredo: Synths - Jamie Glaser: Acoustic Guitar - Estevão Lima: Bass - Jr. Lobbo: Electric Guitar - Luana Mallet: Vocals - Carlos Malta: Flute, Bass Flute - Kleyton Martins: Keyboards - Roman Miroshnichenko: Flamenco Guitar - Elton Ricardo: Fender Rhodes - Cristiano Rocha: Drums - José Staneck: Harmonica - Matheus Starling: Electric Guitar - Cristiano Veneza: Violin, Viola, Cello - Mateus Viano: Accordion - Frank Colón: Percussion, Voice, Programming

→Street Date: 01/01/2020

Amber Weekes

Amber Weekes“Pure Imagination”

(Amber Inn Productions)

MUSICIANS: Vocals: Amber Weekes, Pianists: Peter Smith and Tony Copodonico, Bassists: Trevor Ware (also co-producer) and Jeff Littleton, Drummers: Charles Ruggiero and Nathaniel Scott Saxophonist: Keith Fiddmont, Trumpeters: Curtis Taylor and Scotty Barnhart, Violinist, String Arranger/Conductor and Co-Producer: Mark Cargill Percussionist: Munyungo Jackson

→Street Date: 01/03/2020

RJ & The Assignment

RJ & The Assignment“Hybrid Harmony”

(Self Produced)

MUSICIANS: Vocals-Klaiton Johnson, Bass-Jason Bolden, Drums-Terry Wesley,  IIKeyz-RJ, Additional keyz-Tom Schuman

→Street Date: 01/24/2020

Calle Loiza Jazz Project

Calle Loiza Jazz Project“There Will Never Be Another You”

(Self Produced)

MUSICIANS: Mark Monts De Oca – piano; Tony Batista – bass; Xavier Barreto – flute; André Avelino – guitar; Candido Reyes – guiro; Jimmy Rivera – drums; Reinel López –Brazilian Percussion; Melvin Jones & Gordon Vernick – trumpets; Javier Oquendo – congas; Ivan Belvis – Percussion calleloizajazzproject.com

→Street Date: 02/01/2020

Carol Albert

Carol Albert“Stronger Now”

(CAHARA)

MUSICIANS: Carol Albert - Piano, Vocals, Keyboards, Programming  Ben Babylon – String, French Horn  Arrangements  Paul Brown - Guitar, Percussion Sam Sims – Bass Lil John Roberts – Drums, Percussion Piano

→Street Date: 02/01/2020

Denise Mangiardi

Denise Mangiardi“Brown Book”

(Alice’s Loft Music)

MUSICIANS: Vocals: Denise Mangiard, iBass: Jay Anderson, Mark Soskin:Piano, Jeff Boudreaux-Drums, Tony DaGradi-Soprano Strings Recorded by the Bratislava Symphony Orchestra Conducted by Allan Wilson

→Street Date: 02/01/2020

GLORIA REUBEN AND MARTY ASHBY

GLORIA REUBEN AND MARTY ASHBY“FOR ALL WE KNOW”

(MCG Jazz MCGJ-1050)

MUSICIANS: GLORIA REUBEN-VOCALS, MARTY ASHBY-GUITAR http://martyashby.com

→Street Date: 02/14/2020

Funk Shui NYC

Funk Shui NYC“SharkNATO on a Plane”

(ZOHO ZM202001)

MUSICIANS: Band leaders: Dave Morgan and Rob Susman. Alto saxophones Chris Hemingway, Charles Lee Tenor saxophones: Stan Killian, John Isley Baritone saxophone and Flute: Dave Morgan Trombones: Rob Susman, Scott Burrows Trumpets: Seneca Black, Chris Anderson, Bryan Davis, Jordan Hirsch Guitar: Noel Cohen Bass: Dan Asher Percussion: Rex Benincasa Drums: Peter Grant

→Street Date: 02/21/2020

Sarah Elgeti with Friends

Sarah Elgeti with Friends“Dawn Comes Quietly”

(Gateway Music SEALBUM3)

MUSICIANS: Sarah Elgeti - tenor saxophone, flute, bass clarinet, Sidsel Storm - vocals, Alexander Kraglund - violin, Søren Birkelund - clarinet, Marianne Cæcilia Eriksen - baritone saxophone, Nils Raae - keys, harmonica, Anders Krogh Fjeldsted - bass, Henrik Holst Hansen - drums

→Street Date: 02/21/2020

Ellen Edwards

Ellen Edwards – “A New York Session”

(Stonefire Music Company)

MUSICIANS: Randy Brecker (trumpet), Robbie Kondor (piano), Will Lee (bass), Jeff Mironov (guitar), Gene Lake (drums), Richie Morales (percussion) and Jason Miles (B3, vibes and synthesizers)

→Street Date: 02/22/2020

MZM

MZM“Miya Masaoka, Zeena Parkins, Myra Melford”

(Infrequent Seams IS 1015)

MUSICIANS: Miya Masaoka – 21-string Koto,  Zeena Parkins – Electric Harp, Electronics,  Myra Melford – Acoustic and Prepared Piano  Original Release Date: August 11, 2017

→Street Date: 03/01/2020

Robert Dick, Joëlle Leandre, Miya Masaoka

Robert Dick, Joëlle Leandre, Miya Masaoka“Solar Wind”

(Not Two MW 986-2)

MUSICIANS: Robert Dick: glissando flute, bass flute, contrabass flute, piccolo, voice Joëlle Leandre: contrabass, voice Miya Masaoka: koto, percussion (Originally released in 2019)

→Street Date: 03/01/2020

The Tnek Jazz Quintet

The Tnek Jazz Quintet“Plays the Music of Sam Jones”

(Tnek Jazz)

MUSICIANS: Kent Miller-Bass, Darius Scott-Piano, Greg Holloway-Drums, Antonio Parker-Alto Sax, Benny Russell-Tenor & Soprano Sax

→Street Date: 03/01/2020

Vito Dieterle

Vito Dieterle“Anemone”

(Ride Symbol Records RID-CD-30)

MUSICIANS: Vito Dieterle-Tenor saxophone, Ben Paterson-Organ, Kris Kaiser-Guitar, Aaron Seeber-Drums

→Street Date: 03/01/2020

Vito Dieterle & Joel Forrester

Vito Dieterle & Joel Forrester“Status Sphere”

(Ride Symbol Records RID-CD-25)

MUSICIANS: Vite Dieterle, tenor sax; Joel Forrester, piano https://joelforrester.com

→Street Date: 03/01/2020

AL GOLD

AL GOLD“AL GOLD’S PARADISE”

(SELF PRODUCED Digital Only Release)

MUSICIANS: AL GOLD: Vocals, Electric and Slide Guitar, Mandolin, JERRY CORDASCO: Drums, Percussion, MITCH EISENBERG: Electric, Acoustic and Baritone Guitar, JARED GOLD: Organ, ERIC HEILNER: Piano, Organ, TERRY HEMMER: Bass Guitar, Vd King: Bass, Guitar CASSIDY RAIN: Vocal and Acoustic Guitar, BARON RAYMONDE: Sax, TOM RICE: Electric Guitar, JOHNNY SANSONE: Harmonica, DAVE STYRKER: Guitar, ANTHONY TAMBURRO: Acoustic Guitar 

→Street Date: 03/06/2020

Suzanna Ross

Suzanna Ross“ Is Bewitched – not bothered, not bewildered”

(Self Produced)

MUSICIANS: Suzanna Ross (Vocals); Gregory Toroian (Piano); Skip Ward (Bass); David Silliman (Drums)

→Street Date: 03/20/2020

Paul Shaw

Paul Shaw“Moment of Clarity”

(SUMMIT RECORDS DCD 763)

MUSICIANS: Paul Shaw-drums, Alex Sipiagin-trumpet, Brad Shepik-guitar, Gary Versace-piano, Drew Gress-acoustic bass

→Street Date: 03/27/2020

Denman Maroney

Denman Maroney“Martingale”

(Self Produced Digital Only Release)

MUSICIANS: Denman Maroney-piano and hyperpiano, Steven Frieder-reeds, Ratzo Harris-bass, Bob Meyer-drums and cymbals.

→Street Date: 03/29/2020

Lou Volpe

Lou Volpe“Before & After”

(Jazz Guitar Records 918)

MUSICIANS: Lou Volpe-guitars & arrangements, Bass-Stanley Banks, Pete Falbo, Motoki Mihara Drums-Buddy Williams, Percussion-Gary Fritz-John Romagnoll-Richie Morales

→Street Date: 04/01/2020

Schapiro17

Schapiro17“New Shoes: Kind of Blue at 6”

(Summit Records SMT-756 2CD Set)

MUSICIANS: Jon Schapiro-composer/conductor/arranger, Bryan Davis - trumpet, Andy Gravish - trumpe, Eddie Allen - trumpet, Noyes Bartholomew - trumpet, Deborah Weisz - trombone, Alex Jeun - trombone, Nick Grinder - trombone, Walter Harris - bass trombone, Rob Wilkerson - alto saxophone (tracks 1-4), Ben Kono - alto saxophone (tracks 5-12), Candace DeBartolo - alto saxophone, Paul Carlon - tenor saxophone, Rob Middleton - tenor saxophone, Matt Hong - baritone saxophone, Roberta Piket - piano, Sebastian Noelle - guitar, Evan Gregor - bass, Jon Wikan - drums

→Street Date: 04/03/2020

J.C. Hopkins Biggish Band

J.C. Hopkins Biggish Band“New York Moment”

(Twee-Jazz Records 001)

MUSICIANS: Joy Hanson, Nico Sarbanes, Vanisha Gould, Shawn Whitehorn and Alicyn Yaffee: Vocals JC Hopkins - piano, Nico Sarbanes - trumpet solos, Drew Vandewinckle - arranger and tenor sax, Jason Marshall - Baritone sax, Julian Pressley - alto sax, Beserat Taffesse - trombone, Walter Cano - trumpet, Evan Hyde - drums, Kaisa Maenshivu - upright bass

→Street Date: 04/05/2020

Arturo O’Farrill The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra

Arturo O’Farrill The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra“Four Questions”

(Zoho ZM 202002)

MUSICIANS: All compositions written and arranged by Arturo O’Farrill. Copyright 2020 by Madacaz Music (BMI), except The Four Questions, written by Arturo O’Farrill and Cornel West. Publishing Madacaz (BMI), Mindvine (ASCAP).Musicians: Arturo O’Farrill - piano, conductor The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra Dr Cornel West - narrator (# 3) "The Four Questions", "Baby Jack", "Jazz Twins", and "Clump, Unclump": Saxophones: Bobby Porcelli, Ivan Renta (tenor sax solo #2, 3 &4), Jeremy Powell, Larry Bustamante, David DeJesus (alto solo #1) Trumpets: Bryan Davis, Seneca Black (solo #3 , trumpet solo and voice #4), Adam O’Farrill, John Bailey, David Smith (solo #2)Trombones and Tuba: Rafi Malkiel, Kajiwara Tokunori, Frank Cohen, Earl McIntyre Ricardo Rodriguez - bass Tony Rosa - congas Carly Maldonado - bongos & percussion Vince Cherico - drums, solo on #4"A Still, Small Voice": Saxophones: Ivan Renta (soprano sax solo #7), Peter Brainin (tenor sax solo), Bobby Porcelli, David DeJesus, Jason Marshall (baritone sax solo #4) Trumpets: Seneca Black, Jim Seeley, John Bailey(trumpet solo), Jonathan Powell Trombones: Tokunori Kajiwara, Rafi Malkiel, Frank Cohen, Earl McIntyre Gregg August - bass Vince Cherico - drums Roland Guerrero - congas Joe Gonzalez - bongos Alison Deane - piano Guests: The “A Still, Small Voice” Singers – Jana Ballard, choral preparation, Aubrey Johnson & Edda Fransdottir - soprano solos, Sharon Moe - French horn, solo #5, DJ Logic - turntables

→Street Date: 04/10/2020

Jay Willie & James Montgomery

Jay Willie & James Montgomery“Cadillac Walk”

(Zoho ZM 202003)

MUSICIANS: Jay Willie - guitar, slide guitar, vocals,  James Montgomery - vocals, harmonica,  Paul Opalach - bass, lap steel, keys, simulated horns,  Bobby T Torello - drums,  with Lee-Ann Lovelace - vocals (2, 6),  Kyle Mangold - backing vocals (1)

→Street Date: 04/10/2020

John DiMartino

John DiMartino“Passion Flower The Music Of Billy Staryhorn”

(Sunnyside SSC 4114)

MUSICIANS: John Di Martino - piano, arrangements, Eric Alexander - tenor saxophone, Boris Kozlov - bass, Lewis Nash - drums, Raul Midon - vocal ( Lush Life )

→Street Date: 04/10/2020

Diane Schuur

Diane Schuur“running on faith”

(Jazzheads JH1243)

MUSICIANS: Diane Schuur - vocals and piano, Ernie Watts - tenor and soprano saxophone, Kye Palmer - trumpet and flugelhorn, Thom Rotella - guitar, Bruce Lett - acoustic bass, Kendall Kay – drums Produced by Ernie Watts and Diane Schuur; Executive Producer Leon Becken

→Street Date: 05/08/2020

Swingadelic

Swingadelic“Bluesville”

(Zoho ZM 202008)

MUSICIANS: Vanessa Perea - vocals, 5 & 11  Ken Robinson - alto sax 7, 10, 11, clarinet 12, flute 8 Audrey Welber - alto sax 2-5, 9, 14   Mike Weisberger - tenor sax 2-5, 7, 9-12, 14 Bill Easley - tenor sax 1, 7, 10, 13  John DiSanto - baritone sax 1-5, 7, 9-14, Piccolo 8  Bryan Davis - trumpet 2-5, 7, 9-12, 14  John Martin - trumpet 2-5, 7, 9-12, 14 Carlos Francis - trumpet 1, 9, 12  Robert Edwards - trombone 2-5, 7-12, 14  Neal Pawley - trombone 1-4, 7-13, vocals 1  Alex Jeun - trombone 4, 8, 11, 12  John Bauers - piano 2-5, 7-9, 11-12, 14, vocals 2, 4, 7, 11 Mitch Woods - piano & vocal 6  Kyle Koehler - organ 1, 7, 10, 13  Andy Riedel - guitar 1, 6, 7, 9, 10, 13, Vocal 13 Boo Reiners - guitar 3, 11, 12 Joe Taino - guitar 4, 8  Dave Post - bass  Colby Inzer - drums 1-5, 7-1 Jimmy Coleman - drums 

→Street Date: 05/08/2020

Rava, Herbert, Guidi

Rava, Herbert, Guidi – “For Mario (Live)”

(Accidental Records AC139 DIGITAL ONLY RELEASE)

MUSICIANS: Enrico Rava-trumpet, Giovanni Guidi-piano, Matthew Herbert-electronics

→Street Date: 05/22/2020

Sharon Isbin

Sharon Isbin“Affinity”

(Zoho ZM202005)

MUSICIANS: Sharon Isbin - guitar, all tracks,  Maryland Symphony Orchestra  Elizabeth Schulze - Conductor (1)  Isabel Leonard - voice (7, 8, 9)  Colin Davin - guitar (5)

→Street Date: 05/22/2020

Sharon Isbin-Amjad Ali Khan

Sharon Isbin-Amjad Ali Khan“Strings for Peace”

(Zoho ZM 202004)

MUSICIANS: Amjad Ali Khan - sarod (3),  Sharon Isbin - guitar, all tracks,  Amaan Ali Bangash - sarod (1),  Ayaan Ali Bangash - sarod (2, 4),  Amit Kavthekar - tabla, all tracks

→Street Date: 05/22/2020

Vanderlei Pereira and Blindfold Test

Vanderlei Pereira and Blindfold Test“Vision For Rhythm”

(Jazzheads JH1242)

MUSICIANS: Jorge Continentino – flute, alto flute, sax, Susan Pereira – voice, agogô, wood blocks, triangle, shells,Deanna Witkowski – piano, Paul Meyers – acoustic guitar, Gustavo Amarante – electric bass, Vanderlei Pereira – drums Rodrigo Ursaia – tenor sax on tracks 6-9-10

→Street Date: 05/22/2020

JOHN FINBURY

JOHN FINBURY“QUATRO”

(GREEN FLASH MUSIC)

MUSICIANS: MAGOS HERRERA-VOCALS, CHANO DOMÍNGUEZ-PIANO, JOHN PATITUCCI-BASS, ANTONIO SÁNCHEZ-DRUMS MUSIC BY JOHN FINBURY PRODUCED BY EMILIO D. MILER

→Street Date: 06/01/2020

TANIA GRUBBS QUINTET

TANIA GRUBBS QUINTET“LIVE at MAUREEN’S JAZZ CELLAR”

(SELF PRODUCED)

MUSICIANS: TANIA GRUBBS-vocalist, DAVID BUDWAY-piano, RON AFFIF-guitar, JAMES JOHNSON III-drums, JEFF GRUBBS-bass

→Street Date: 06/01/2020

Madre Vaca

Madre Vaca“Winterreise”

(Madre Vaca Records MVR 006)

MUSICIANS: Juan Rollan – saxophone  Steve Strawley – trumpet  Lance Reed – trombone  Jonah Pierre - piano  Jarrett Carter - guitar  Mike Perez – bass  Benjamin Shorstein – drums  Milan Algood – percussion 

→Street Date: 06/04/2020

Dave Stryker with Bob Mintzer and the WDR Big Band

Dave Stryker with Bob Mintzer and the WDR Big Band“Blue Soul”

(Strikezone Records 8820)

MUSICIANS: Dave Stryker - Guitar, Bob Mintzer - Conductor and Arranger, Tenor Sax #2, #5, #9 WDR Big Band: Wim Both, Rob Bruynen, Andy Haderer, Ruud Breuls - Trumpets; Ludwig Nuss, Raphael Klemm, Andy Hunter -Trombones; Mattis Cederberg - Bass Trombone; Johan Horlen, Karolina Strassmayer-Alto Sax; Olivier Peters, Paul Heller-Tenor Sax; Jens Neufang - Baritone Sax; Billy Test - Piano and Organ; John Goldsby - Bass; Hans Dekker - Drums https://www1.wdr.de/orchester-und-chor/bigband/

→Street Date: 06/05/2020

Julio Botti

Julio Botti“Pure Tango”

(Zoho ZM 202006)

MUSICIANS: Julio Botti - soprano sax (1, 4, 7, 8, 10), tenor sax (2, 3, 5, 6, 9, 11) Matias Lanfranco - piano Leonardo Pedrozo Avila - bass (1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10) Alejandro Colombatti - bandoneon (2, 5, 7) Gustavo Gancedo - guitar (1, 4, 6, 8) Valeria Martín - violin (2, 7) Qunitino Cinalli - percussion (1, 10) Mario Gusso - percussion (4, 6, 8) Federico Seimandi - bass (6) María Jose Rojas - voice (2, 5, 9) Silvia Lallana - voice (6, 8)

→Street Date: 06/12/2020

Bob Gluck

Bob Gluck“Early Morning Star”

(FMR Records FMR CD 569-0120)

MUSICIANS: Bob Gluck (piano, composer) Andrea Wolper (voice) Kinan Azmeh (clarinet) Ken Filiano (bass) Tani Tabbal (drums)

→Street Date: 06/15/2020

Jason Kao Hwang

Jason Kao Hwang“HUMAN RITES TRIO”

(True Sound Recordings TS03)

MUSICIANS: Andrew Drury - drum set, Ken Filiano - string bass, Jason Kao Hwang - composer/violin/viola

→Street Date: 07/01/2020

Noshir Mody

Noshir Mody“An Idealist’s Handbook: Identity, Love and Hope in America ”

(Self Produced)

MUSICIANS: Noshir Mody-Guitar, Campbell Charshee-Piano, Yuka Tadano-Bass, Jarrett Walser-Drums, Mike Mullan-alto and tenor saxophone, Benjamin Hankle-Trumpet & Flugelhorn, Kate Victor-Vocals

→Street Date: 07/03/2020