Editorial Oct 09


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The October issue includes:

  • Hank Jones: Ninety not out
  • Sheila Jordan: Talking Bird
  • Curtis Counce: West Coast hard bop
  • More features: Omar Puente: from Cuba to Bradford; Spike Heatley: Life In The Slow Lane
  • Columns: Steve Voce on Joe Bushkin; Alan Luff on Sarah Vaughan
  • Book reviews: In A Silent Way: A Portrait of Joe Zawinul
  • Remembered: George Russell; Chris Connor; Les Paul; Rashied Ali
  • Record reviews: over 60 discs examined, including Louis Armstrong, Count Basie, George Benson, Stefano Bollani, Ruby Braff, Don Cherry, Graham Collier, Empirical, John Etheridge, Jan Garbarek, Benny Golson, Frank Holder, Claire Martin, Vince Mendoza, Ken Peplowski, Portico Quartet, Mike Stern, Troyka and Tommy Whittle.  

The September 2009 issue, available here, includes Around The Festivals: Nice, Vienne, Umbria, Swanage, Marlborough and Upton; The Test: Liam Noble; Woody Herman, The Final 20 Years, part 4; Brian Morton on Sandy Brown; Lost In Meditation, with Alun Morgan; and The Studio, in which Graham Collier takes a view from his room.

Mark Gilbert