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Mark O'Connor – String Quartets Nos. 2 and 3 (2009)

Mark O'Connor – String Quartets Nos. 2 and 3 (2009)

by Nick DeRiso Violinist Mark O’Connor continues one of the most fascinating, brilliantly original re-imaginings of classical music in our time with “Nos. 2 and 3.” He works not in the dusty pages of the familiar, but in a refreshing vernacular — and, along the way, imbues this OMAC Records release (issued in May) with a magical propulsion. His journey,Read More

Quickies: Eliane Elias, Mark O'Connor, John Stetch, Eva Scow & Dusty Brough

Quickies: Eliane Elias, Mark O'Connor, John Stetch, Eva Scow & Dusty Brough

It’s been three whole months since our last “Quickies” and in the meantime, the new releases have been piling up on my desk. They’ll be more Quickies soon after this one to catch up, but for now, we present four, new jazz-oriented offerings from last month and all by very capable individuals. Each of these records has at least aRead More

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