My Top Ten Bucket-List Jazz Albums

A few weeks ago a former professor of mine shared an article on Facebook from the Village Voice that listed the Ten Jazz Albums to Hear Before You Die. Usually it seems like the "ten whatevers you need to do/visit/read/listen before you die" lists are things that people probably haven't done, are not likely to …

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Chie Imaizumi A Time of New Beginnings Record Review

Chie Imaizumi A Time of New Beginnings Capri #74104-2 Composer Chie Imaizumi has to be one of the happiest, positive, most optimistic young woman alive.  Her cup is not just half full; it runneth over.  These qualities are great ones for people to have, but when transposed into music they unfortunately suffocate her latest album, …

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