The Jazz Session #387: Scott Burton (of Glows In The Dark)

https://media.blubrry.com/thejazzsession/p/www.thejazzsession.com/podcast/tjs-2012-07-05.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS Beach Of The War Gods (Glowing Realm Digital, 2011) is the latest CD from guitarist Scott Burton and his band Glows In The Dark. In this interview, Burton talks about his love of film and how it led to the source music for the album; the fertileContinue reading “The Jazz Session #387: Scott Burton (of Glows In The Dark)”

The Jazz Session #373: Stranahan, Zaleski & Rosato

https://media.blubrry.com/thejazzsession/p/www.thejazzsession.com/podcast/tjs-2012-05-17.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS Anticipation (Capri Records, 2012) is the new CD by drummer Colin Stranahan, pianist Glenn Zaleski and bassist Rick Rosato. In this interview, conducted before the trio’s recent live show at Small’s in NYC, the three talk about their mutual appreciation of one another; the shared taste inContinue reading “The Jazz Session #373: Stranahan, Zaleski & Rosato”

The Jazz Session #359: Raya Brass Band

https://media.blubrry.com/thejazzsession/p/www.thejazzsession.com/podcast/tjs-2012-03-29.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS Raya Brass Band’s new CD is Dancing On Roses, Dancing On Cinders (2012). In this interview, four of the five members of the band discuss its origins; the rhythmic underpinnings of Balkan music; the uses of improvisation in their performances; and how a movie caused one ofContinue reading “The Jazz Session #359: Raya Brass Band”

The Jazz Session #348: The Wee Trio

https://media.blubrry.com/thejazzsession/p/www.thejazzsession.com/podcast/tjs-2012-02-20.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS The Wee Trio is James Westfall (vibes), Dan Loomis (bass) and Jared Schonig (drums). Their new album is Ashes To Ashes: A David Bowie Intraspective. In this interview, the trio talks about why they chose David Bowie — and why they were initially reluctant to do so;Continue reading “The Jazz Session #348: The Wee Trio”

The Jazz Session #309: The Respect Sextet

https://media.blubrry.com/thejazzsession/p/www.thejazzsession.com/podcast/tjs-2011-09-15.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS The Respect Sextet is celebrating 10 years together. In this interview, the band looks back on a decade of performing and recording since they formed at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY. They take us on a tour through their recordings and give us aContinue reading “The Jazz Session #309: The Respect Sextet”