Beatrice Richardson

Beatrice Richardson

The release of In Modern Times, the group commemorated 25 years of recording and certainly a move up to Heads Up International with this fresh, new creation.In Modern Ti…
French pianist Michel Petrucciani's star never burned as bright in the US as it did abroad after he made his initial splash in the mid-80's. Maybe his style was just too po…
This really isn't another Duke Ellington tribute release- and there are a glut of those these days, It's just a collection of previously issued Peterson performances of Ell…
Sure, his Koln Concert and the Trio albums are legendary, but The Melody AT Night, With You may very well be the finest recording Of Keith Jarrett's career. On this collect…
Gene Harris was a bop pianist firmly rooted in gospel and the blues who incorporated a lot of soul into his playing. While he could play most any style of jazz, his uncanny…
Jaz Sawyer and Irvin Mayfield (both leaders still in their twenties) delivers a distinctive set of standards that is associated with the established masters of trumpet and …
One of twelve children, Lincoln was brought up on a farm in Michigan, and at the age of fourteen moved to Kalamazoo with her mother, where she started performing in high sc…
Whenever you hear Maynard Ferguson, you can expect excitement and invention. Maynard Ferguson is the unqualified star, the other luminaries shine brightly in this twinkling…
Dave McKenna (Pianist) - McKenna was playing by seven, and taught himself to play jazz through radio and records. He joined Charlie Ventura in 1949, worked with Woody Herma…
Bey's primary instrument is his voice, and his is one that in a few short years has demonstrated distinctiveness and maturity. Combining his own natural components of middl…