Author: Jazz Online

Antonio Sanchez Makes it Look Easy

One of the uniquely satisfying aspects of loving jazz is recognizing the virtuosic musicians that create it. Their ability to be identified by striking or playing only one note on their instrument is something to truly admire. This is the case with drummer Antonio Sanchez. We met Antonio in the late 1990’s on his first…

By Jazz Online November 1, 2018 Off

Interview: Jakob Bro

“Trying to put your finger on Jakob Bro’s guitar style can be like trying to describe the essence of air.” – Steve Futterman, The New Yorker Jakob Bro is one of the handful of artists we have been thoroughly enjoying over the last several years.  His work with Paul Motion’s Electric Bebop Band is impressive. …

By Jazz Online October 25, 2018 Off

The Art of the Music Producer

Lost in the fast pace and confused shuffle of the digital age of music creation is the role of the once in-demand and necessary music producer. Norman Granz, Alfred Lion, Bob Thiele, Teo Macero, Rudy Van Gelder, Orrin Keepnews, Ahmet Ertegun, Quincy Jones, Creed Taylor, Manfred Eicher are some of the names that helped define…

By Jazz Online October 23, 2018 Off