In 2001, Stigers issued an album of jazz standards, Baby Plays Around, which was recorded for the Concord Jazz
label and featured backing by Randy Brecker and Chris Minh Doky, among others.
He's now signed to Concord Jazz
and will be releasing a new album later this year.
Produced by electronic publisher Alexander Street, the Jazz Music Library contains more than 18,000 audio tracks from more than 3,800 artists and dozens of record labels, including Audiophile, Concord Jazz
, Contemporary Records, Fantasy, Jazzology, Milestone, Nessa Records, Original Jazz Classics, Pablo, Prestige, and Riverside.
Howard has recorded for Concord Jazz
since the late 80s and at the urging of the company's president, Carl Jefferson, he recorded with one of his all-time heroes, seven-string guitar master George Van Eps on the album Thirteen Strings (CCD-4464).
It turned out not to be one of the "usual suspects," but instead it's Nick Phillips, long-time producer for Concord Jazz
And being with Concord Jazz
now, it is like revisiting the family ways that we had at A&M.
An offshoot of Concord Records, first organized in 1969 by local businessman and civic leader Carl Jefferson, the Concord Jazz
Festival in Northern California served as the catalyst to create the record label.
She inked a deal with the Concord Jazz
label and in 1992 recorded her debut, "I Didn't Know About You.
McPartland recorded more than 50 albums for the Concord Jazz
label and played in venues across the country.
It was nearly 27 years ago that I first discovered Concord Jazz
With this band he toured throughout the Americas, Canada and Europe, performing at the Montreal, Calgary and Concord Jazz
Festivals, among others.