Dayna Stephens’s melodic feel and versatility have made the New York-based saxophonist a key player in a wide range of ensembles. Veteran pianist Kenny Barron and inventive Australian bassist and composer Linda Oh are two of many who have relied on Stephens’s warm tone. His compositions, which comprise the bulk of his ten albums as […]
The quartet brings out another side of saxophonist Joshua Redman.
On his terrific new album North Hero, bassist Chris Morrissey keeps the borders between his jazz and indie rock work open.
Young-lion trumpeter Christian Scott has ditched his slick sound for a lean, hard-hitting approach, but he’s still searching for substance to go with the volume and flash in his music. His quartet plays the Jazz Showcase Thursday through Sunday.
The Morse Theatre, its future already uncertain, cancels Friday’s concert by Aaron Parks.