The Jazz Session #96: Joe Morris

https://media.blubrry.com/thejazzsession/p/www.thejazzsession.com/podcast/tjs-2009-10-14.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS Guitarist Joe Morris has spent three decades finding ways to contribute to the language of the guitar and to the literature of improvised music. He’s managed to stay true to himself and his sound during that entire time, even as he’s added the bass to his repertoire.Continue reading “The Jazz Session #96: Joe Morris”

The Jazz Session #89: Joris Teepe

https://media.blubrry.com/thejazzsession/p/www.thejazzsession.com/podcast/tjs-2009-09-28.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS Dutch bassist Joris Teepe has lived in New York for the past 20 years, making a name for himself with everyone from Benny Golson to the late Rashied Ali. Recently, Teepe was commissioned to write music for both an orchestra and a big band in Europe. ThoseContinue reading “The Jazz Session #89: Joris Teepe”

The Jazz Session #84: John Patitucci

https://media.blubrry.com/thejazzsession/p/www.thejazzsession.com/podcast/tjs-2009-09-16.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS Jason Crane interviews bassist John Patitucci. On Remembrance (Concord, 2009), Patitucci uses the classic sax-bass-drums formation to pay homage to jazz masters past and present. Joined by Joe Lovano and Brian Blade, Patitucci is heard to great effect on both acoustic and electric bass. In this interview,Continue reading “The Jazz Session #84: John Patitucci”

The Jazz Session #75: Avery Sharpe

https://media.blubrry.com/thejazzsession/p/www.thejazzsession.com/podcast/tjs-2009-08-26.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS Jason Crane interviews bassist Avery Sharpe. Sharpe’s album, Autumn Moonlight (JKNM, 2009) is an exploration of the piano trio by a man who played bass in one of the most famous such trios in recent memory, that of McCoy Tyner. In this interview, Sharpe talks about whyContinue reading “The Jazz Session #75: Avery Sharpe”

The Jazz Session #69: Christian McBride

https://media.blubrry.com/thejazzsession/p/www.thejazzsession.com/podcast/tjs-2009-08-03.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS Jason Crane interviews bassist Christian McBride. McBride returns to the acoustic realm with his new record, Kind of Brown (Mack Avenue Records, 2009). The album is a reunion of players from McBride’s career — drummer Carl Allen, pianist Eric Reed, saxophonist Steve Wilson, and vibraphonist (and formerContinue reading “The Jazz Session #69: Christian McBride”