Talented saxophonist sibling of Wynton Marsalis presents the music from his new ballads set, Eternal (Rounder), with his quartet at the Top o' the Senator Tuesday (October 5).
Jean-Philippe Rameau | Les Boréades - John Elliot Gardiner & the English Baroque Soloists
"Rameau's influence on Mozart is quite evident in this wonderful opera. Listening to it has given me some great ideas for approaching ballads in the future."
Le Hits du Hit-Parade
"A very cool record from Martinique featuring old hits from the 40s and 50s played with a clarinet lead. The rhythm is a joy. It's also nice to hear how Sidney Bechet's influence crossed the musical and cultural divide."
Deep River Of Song | Georgia
"One of the great Alan Lomax field recordings. An important document of Georgia blues and prison songs."