The “Dean of Jazz Journalists” was also a pianist and composer. He performs several original blues tunes in this 1988 session.
The Robert Glasper Experiment includes Casey Benjamin on sax, Derrick Hodge on bass and Mark Colenburg on drums. Their new album was created over just a few weeks in New Orleans.
The Canadian pianist, a winner of the prestigious Oscar Peterson award, plays “Jordio” and “Three Little Words” in a 1990 session.
Known for the avant-garde sound he brings to Wilco, Cline turns to ballads and jazz standards on his new album. He describes it as a “mood-music record” that isn’t “cheesy.”