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Swiss trombonist Samuel Blaser makes covering broad terrain seem easy when it’s anything but

Swiss trombonist Samuel Blaser lets his curiosity and versatility flow from project to project, whether he’s recontextualizing baroque music by Monteverdi and Machaut in an improvisational context or exploring the chamberlike dynamic of reedist Jimmy Giuffre’s early 60s trio with Steve Swallow and Paul Bley. Two dazzling new recordings offer further proof of his agile […]