Month: April 2013

CD Review: the remembering and forgetting of the air

The compositions, all originals by Zwartz, develop organically and effortlessly, belying the extensive work that has gone into their creation. The soloists tailor their contributions to the mood of each piece, adding to the feeling that the album is a suite of connected pieces. Meanwhile, Zwartz, Stuart, Hevia and McCall lay down a rock solid basis for proceedings.

Nominations announced for the 2013 Australian Jazz Bell awards

From the media release The 2013 Australian Jazz Bell Awards are pleased to announce this year’s nominations with winners to be announced at a glittering ceremony at the beautiful Regent Theatre Ballroom, Melbourne on Thursday May 2. This year is the 11th Jazz Bell Awards and one of great significance. Graeme Bell, who the awards …