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Mark Saleski’s Jazz Favorites for 2010

What kind of a year was it for music? It was so good that very often, I had a tough time figuring out what to listen to next. The proper cliché to be applied is “an embarrassment of riches.” Not only was it a great year for music, it was a great year for writing about it. I had anRead More

The Joel Yennior Trio – Big City Circus (2010)

The Joel Yennior Trio – Big City Circus (2010)

by Mark Saleski So they were picking up the band instruments, holding them high in the air, and looking for interested faces. When I saw that gleaming trombone, I just knew that I had to learn it. It was seventh grade and the middle school music teacher was looking for students. Just the thought of playing that horn made myRead More

The Either Orchestra – Mood Music for Time Travellers (2010)

The Either Orchestra – Mood Music for Time Travellers (2010)

by Mark Saleski I’m going to begin by saying something that will probably horrify many a jazz lover: I never liked Duke Ellington or Count Basie all that much. It’s true. I know that a jazz writer shouldn’t be admitting to such things but sometimes you have to stick with honesty. OK, and while I’m at it? I got annoyedRead More

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