DownBeat Issue Roundup - February 2017

Friday, December 16, 2016

ArkivJazz is the place to further explore the February 2017 issue of DownBeat Magazine, available soon. Click here to view and purchase albums featured in this issue, and be sure to look into our VIP Program, which includes a free print and digital subscription to DownBeat.

Content in the February 2017 issue includes:

Cover Story: Robert Glasper & Terrace Martin - Glasper talks with DownBeat about creating music that blurs the lines between genres. For DownBeat's exclusive photo shoot in Brooklyn, Glasper invited along one of his collaborators, the saxophonist and producer Terrace Martin.

Feature: Wallace Roney - Roney recorded his new album, A Place in Time, with saxophonists Gary Bartz and Ben Solomon, pianist Patrice Rushen, bassist Buster Williams, and drummer Lenny White.

Woodshed: Master Class by Gordon Goodwin - Transcription of Jane Ira Bloom's soprano saxophone solo on "Big Bill" from the album Early Americans

Blindfold TestJoel Harrison

The Beat

  • Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition
  • Vinyl column: Rune Grammofon's reissue of Tom Prehn Quartet's Axiom.

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 DownBeat February 2017