Joe Lovano

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Joe Lovano: “This current scene is going to be behind us very soon. We have to stay strong and believe in the universe.” Photograph:  Jimmy Katz

You might say that Joe Lovano was born with a silver saxophone in his mouth. His father, Tony ‘Big T’ Lovano, was a respected amateur saxophonist in t(...)

“Music isn’t all flowers and candy,” says Matt Wilson, “it has to have some edge to it.” In support of that conclusion, Honey and Salt is the US drumm(...)

There is no shortage of tributes to John Coltrane but when those paying homage are Dave Liebman and Joe Lovano, two of the great saxophonist’s most le(...)

Seems everyone in the jazz world these days is busting genres, mixing styles and crossing boundaries, but here is a record from the deep water(...)

Antonio Sanchez: Three Times Three
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  • September 26, 2014, 00:00

Antonio Sanchez, current incumbent of the drum stool in Pat Metheny’s world-beating group, takes time off from the day job to make three different (...)

Italian pianist Antonio Faraò is steeped in the American post-bop tradition, with more than a trace of Herbie Hancock in his playing. When Faraò fl(...)

Paul Motian
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  • July 19, 2013, 00:00

Paul Motian’s place in the jazz firmament was already assured when, in the early 1970s and at the relatively advanced age of 41, the drummer signed(...)

FIRST WE TAKE MANHATTAN . . . As takeovers go, the (...)