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2009 Current Jazz Releases (1st Qtr) & Chart


Here are the current jazz releases so far for the first quarter of the year 2009...they are listed by release date with the latest being the first...also, you can check out the latest jazz music chart industry rankings of jazz recordings (Dr. Lonnie Smith-image at left- tops the list currently) by clicking here:

March 16, 2009
ERIC JOHNSON Supahighway (Clarion Jazz)

SEAN JONES The Search Within (Mack Avenue)
BRANFORD MARSALIS Metamorphosen (Marsalis Music)
SCOTT REEVES Shape Shifter (Miles High)
ROSWELL RUDD Trombone Tribe (Sunnyside)
THE SOUTH NINE ENSEMBLE Doing It Augie Style (Playtime Music)
BEN WENDEL Simple Song (Sunnyside)
MARK WINKLER Till I Get It Right (FreeHam)

March 10, 2009
THE CHICAGO YESTET Jazz Is Politics? (Self Released)

KEN FOWSER & BEHN GILLECE Full View (Positone)
LINDSAY GEORGE Living Inside-Out (Self Released)
MARY JENSON Close Your Eyes (Self Released)
MARC COURTNEY JOHNSON Dream Of Sunny Days (Self Released)
DIANE MARINO Just Groovin’ (M&M Records)
MADELEINE PEYROUX Bare Bones (Rounder)
JEFF PRESSLAFF Red Goddess (Uncontrollable)
ADA ROVATTI Green Factor (Piloo)
DANIEL SADOWNICK There Will Be A Day (In Time)

March 2, 2009
THE 2008 MT. HOOD JAZZ BAND & COMBOS Doin’ The Best Deeds (Sea Breeze Vista)

DAN ADLER All Things Familiar (Emdan)
TERRENCE BREWER Groovin’ Wes (Strong Brew Music)
THE CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY JAZZ BAND In A Mellow Tone (Sea Breeze Vista)
NELS CLINE Coward (Cryptogramophone)
MATT CRISCUOLO Melancholia (M)
EDDIE DANIELS & ROGER KELLAWAY A Duet Of One: Eddie Daniels & Roger Kellaway Live At The Bakery (IPO Recordings)
DOMINICK FARINACCI Lovers, Tales & Dances (Koch)
HAL GALPER Art-Work (Origin)
JTQ New World (Real Self)
LIZA LEE Anima (Jazz Doll)
THE OPEN WORLD ALL-STARS Jazz Connection (Sea Breeze Vista)
LENORE RAPHAEL Class Act (Swingin’ Fox)
TIERNEY SUTTON Desire (Telarc)
PAUL TYNAN & AARON LINGTON Bicoastal Collective: Chapter One (OA2 Records) JACQUES VOYEMANT Arrival (Elyria)
TORBEN WALDORFF Afterburn (Artist Share)

February 23, 2009
BENNY MARKLEY Second Introduction (OA2 Records)

LORI MECHEM April In Paris: The Lori Mechem Quartet Plays More Count Basie (Cognito Music)
MERYL ROMER So Sure (Self Released)
THE BOB SNEIDER & JOE LOCKE FILM NOIR PROJECT Nocturne For Ava (Origin)
SWING MASTERS Vol. 2 Benny...King Of Swing! (Dare)

February 17, 2009
DEE ALEXANDER Wild Is The Wind (Blujazz)

ERNESTINE ANDERSON A Song For You (HighNote)
MEGAN BIRDSALL This Is The Time (BirdSmith)
MIKE DUBANIEWICZ Drive Time (Jazzed Media)
CAROL FREDETTE Everything In Time (Soundbrush Records)
TOM HARRELL Prana Dance (HighNote)
ABDULLAH IBRAHIM Senzo (Sunnyside)
BOB LARK & PHIL WOODS Live At The Jazz Showcase (Jazzed Media)
AZAR LAWRENCE Speak The Word (Zarman) ANDY SCOTT Don’t Tempt Fate (Goatboy)
DR. LONNIE SMITH Rise Up! (Palmetto)
JOE ZAWINUL & THE ZAWINUL SYNDICATE 75 (Heads Up)

February 10, 2009
DONALD BAILEY Blueprints Of Jazz: Vol. 3 (Talking House)

MARCO BENEVENTO Me Not Me (The Royal Potato Family)
CHICK & HIROMI Duet (Concord)
RAVI COLTRANE Blending Times (Savoy Jazz)
STEVE ELSON Mott & Broome (Lips and Fingers)
DAVID FIUCZYNSKI Kif Express (Fuzelicious Morsels)
RICHIE GOODS & NUCLEAR FUSION Live At The Zinc Bar (Richman Productions)
ALAN HOOD Just A Little Taste: Al Hood Plays The Writing Of Dave Hanson (Self Released) GEOFFREY KEEZER Áurea (Artist Share)
SALTMAN KNOWLES Return Of The Composer (Pacific Coast Jazz)
DAVE KOZ Greatest Hits (Capitol)
RUDRESH MAHANTHAPPA’S INDO-PAK COALITION Apti ()
DENISE PERRIER The Second Time Around (Chez Perrier Records)
MARK RAPP Token Tales (Paved Earth)
SOUTHSIDE JOHNNY & LA BAMBA’S BIG BAND Grapefruit Moon: The Songs Of Tom Waits (Leroy)
BETHANY SMITH STAELENS The Big Band Theory (Self Released)
PAUL SULLIVAN Break Away (River Music)
JOANI TAYLOR In My Own Voice (Wet Coast)
JEFF ‘TAIN’ WATTS Watts (Dark Key)

February 2, 2009
CLIFTON ANDERSON Decade (Emarcy)

MARCUS BELgrave, CHARLIE GABRIEL & JOAN BELgrave Marcus, Charlie & Joan... Once Again (Detroit Jazz Musicians CoOp)
THE STEVE CARTER GROUP Cosmopolis (Self Released)
MIKE CLARK Blueprints Of Jazz: Vol. 1 (Talking House)
MILES DAVIS Kind Of Blue: 50th Anniversary Legacy Edition (Legacy)
ADAM GLASSER Free At First (Sunnyside)
BILLY HARPER Blueprints Of Jazz: Vol. 2 (Talking House)
ALI JACKSON Wheelz Keep Rollin’ (BigWenzee)
BONEY JAMES Send One Your Love (Concord)
KEITH JARRETT, GARY PEACOCK & JACK DEJOHNETTE Yesterdays (ECM)
MICHAEL WOLFF Joe’s Strut (Wrong Records)

January 27, 2009
NAT KING COLE & VARIOUS ARTISTS Re: Generations (Capitol)

DEBORAH LATZ Lifeline (June Moon Productions)
PHIL MARKOWITZ TRIO Catalysis (Sunnyside)
LUBA MASON Krazy Love (Sunnyside)
JAIMEE PAUL At Last (Green Hill)
JOSHUA REDMAN Compass (Nonesuch)
VARIOUS ARTISTS Jazz Goes Pop: Hits Of The 60’s Vol. 1 (HighNote)
BUSELLI WALLARAB JAZZ ORCHESTRA Where Or When (Owl)
DENNY ZEITLIN In Concert (Sunnyside)

January 26, 2009
ANN HAMPTON CALLAWAY At Last (Telarc)

TONY DESARE Radio Show (Telarc)
PHIL RANELIN Living A New Day (Wide Hive Records)
CLAUDIO RODITI Brazilliance x4 (Resonance)

January 19, 2009
THE BAD PLUS For All I Care (Heads Up)

BSTC Music For A Saturday Evening (All Natural)
VINNIE CUTRO & NEW YORK CITY SOUNDSCAPE Sakura (Royal Music Ensemble)
DARK CHOCOLATE Island Gypsy (Megawave)
RICK FRANK Yellow Mountain (Decker Creek)
VITALY GOLOVNEV To Whom It May Concern (Tippin’ Records)
BILL HENDERSON Beautiful Memory: Bill Henderson Live At The Vic (Ahuh)
RAY LEVIER Ray’s Way (Origin)
JEREMY MANASIA After Dark (Positone)
COLLEEN MCNABB Don’t Go To Strangers (Zucca)
VINCE MENDOZA Blauklang (ACT)
HENDRIK MEURKENS Samba To Go! (Zoho Music)
JANE MONHEIT The Lovers, The Dreamers And Me (Concord)
MARGIE NOTTE Just You, Just Me & Friends: Live At Cecil’s (Gnote)
LIAM SILLERY Outskirts (OA2 Records)
GARY SMULYAN High Noon (Reservoir)
JOHN STETCH TV Trio (Brux)
BARON TYMAS Insight At Midnight (Self Released)
MARK WEINSTEIN Lua E Sol (Jazzheads)

January 12, 2009
CHUCK BERNSTEIN Delta Berimbau Blues (CMB Records)

BILLET-DEUX Deux (Self Released)
THE BLUE NOTE 7 Mosaic: A Celebration Of Blue Note Records (Blue Note)
JOHN BURNETT SWING ORCHESTRA West Of State Street / East Of Harlem (Delmark)
THE CLAYTON BROTHERS Brother To Brother (Artist Share)
REBECCA CLINE & HILLARY NOBLE Enclave Diaspora (Enclavejazz.com)
ORBERT DAVIS’ CHICAGO JAZZ PHILHARMONIC Collective Creativity (3 Sixteen)
ELIANE ELIAS Bossa Nova Stories (Blue Note)
MARCUS GOLDHABER Take Me Anywhere (Fallen Apple)
BENNY GOLSON New Time, New ‘Tet (Concord)
DANNY GREEN With You In Mind (Pacific Coast Jazz)
STEVE HERBERMAN Ideals (Reach Music)
MIKE HOLOBER & THE GOTHAM JAZZ ORCHESTRA Quake (Sunnyside)
THE JOHN HARDEN PROJECT Just Say So (Self Released)
MIAMI SAXOPHONE QUARTET Fourtified (Fourtitude Records)
MARTIAL SOLAL Live At The Village Vanguard: I Can’t Give You Anything But Love (Cam Jazz)
AMANDA TOSOFF Wait And See (Cellar Live)

January 5, 2009
TODD COOLMAN Perfect Strangers (Artist Share)

MIKE FROST PROJECT Live (Blujazz)
TONY MONACO Live At The Orbit Room (Chicken Coup)

(source:jazzweek.com)

2 comments:

Alexei Zoubov said...

Thanks for the posting!
I looked through the list and discovered that I don't know most of the names - and I'm a jazz musician (sax).

Shane on me.
Would you consider to post the links to the reviewa on included CD, when possible?

http://alexeiz.com/blog

teevers said...

Hello!

I'm Tiffany and I really enjoy your postings especially this one with all the listings. Thank you.

I was also looking for your contact information but couldn't find one. I represent Massive Music America and there's a great jazz artist I would like to share with you and discuss/ review.

If you're interested, you can contact me through tiffany@massivemusicamerica.com

Appreciate it!