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 brought back trumpeter and composer Terence Blanchard, who had recorded three albums for Blue Note in the early 2000s (but had moved to the Concord jazz
label in 2009), as well as re-signing the venerable Wayne Shorter.
Christian aTunde Adjuah, "Who They Wish I Was" Christian aTunde Adjuah (Concord Jazz
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).
If I could have more jazz, I'd want Oscar Peterson's Night Train (Verve) and Down Home Blues by Gene Harris, with Jack McDuff on Hammond organ (Concord Jazz
It turned out not to be one of the "usual suspects," but instead it's Nick Phillips, long-time producer for Concord Jazz
. I can imagine his delight, his ecstasy even, at being given the keys to the Prestige vaults.
Marian McPartland & Friends - 85 Candles - Live in New York (Concord Jazz
CCD2-2218-2) pounds 13.99 HHHH On March 21, 2003, jazz players and singers gathered at the New York club Birdland to pay tribute to, and to play with, one of the most charming musicians in the business.
She inked a deal with the Concord Jazz
label and in 1992 recorded her debut, "I Didn't Know About You."
allowed her to develop in a new direction as a jazz song stylist.