Bill Falconer

Bill Falconer

Harry Warren wrote his first hit, "Rose of the Rio Grande" in 1922, earned an Oscar nomination for "An Affair to Remember" in 1957, and composed more than 500 songs for mov…
The Harry Allen - Joe Cohn Quartet 2004 Arbors release Hey, Look Me Over had me absolutely convinced that I had heard the ultimate in small group swing. Swing and in…
4 Jokers in the Pack makes the definitive case that less can be more. Echoes of Swing, an international band based in Germany, evokes the little big bands of the thi…
Kim Richmond is known both as an educator and a composer/arranger/saxophonist with many of those great West Coast jazz orchestras. In Live at Café Metropol, his hand…
Michael Dease is a leader. With Dease Bones he has developed a unique common sound from a group of stellar trombonists whose individual solo voices are divers…
You may know Thad Jones as a trumpeter/arranger with the Basie Band (1954-1963) or as the co-founder of the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra which debuted at the Village Vang…
after the city is gone : quiet by Vancouver pianist Chris Gestrin presents over two hours of music that is unusual and creative - unusually creative. The 2 CD set wa…
From Within is a remarkable debut album by trumpeter/flugelhornist Brandon Lee, the newest and youngest member of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. Lee recently …
The Masters Return! is the third recording by the Fabian Zone Trio. Christian Fabian, once Lionel Hampton's youthful bassist, established the zone concept to "allow …
Vocalist/pianist? Pianist/vocalist? The word for Dena DeRose is simply "musician" and her Live at Jazz Standard (Volume One) is a treat. This session, recorded in Ma…