Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Jazz. Ru Magazine: Larry Coryell passed away in New York City, aged 73

Legendary guitarist Larry Coryell, who pioneered the jazz rock sound in the 1960s and 70s, passed away in New York City, aged 73. Jazz.Ru Magazine offers an extended artist's bio with photos and videos.

Jazz.Ru Magazine: Larry Coryell passed away in New York City, aged 73

R.I.P. legendary Soviet jazz guitarist Nicolai Gromin (1938-2017)

Legendary Soviet jazz guitarist Nicolai Gromin, 78, passed away in Copenhagen, Denmark, where he resided since early 1980s: Jazz.Ru Magazine offers an obituary with archive photos and sound clips from Gromin's recordings from 1960s and 80s.

Nicolai Gromin, 2004, photo © Cyril Moshkow, Jazz.Ru Magazine
Гитарист Николай Громин (1938-2017)

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Singer Anna Buturlina comeback concert in Moscow

Singer Anna Buturlina returns to Moscow jazz scene after the birth of her second daughter with a large-scale show at the House of Artists, Jazz In Two Movements, as reviewed by Jazz.Ru Magazine editor, Cyril Moshkow, in words, pictures, and videos!

Певица Анна Бутурлина и её «Джаз в двух действиях»: как это было

Friday, February 17, 2017

Saxophonist Alexey Kruglov: a new album of Yuri Markin's big band music

Saxophonist Alexey Kruglov and his jazz orchestra Krugly Bend to celebrate in Moscow the release of their album titled 'On a Large Scale,' with Yuri Markin's innovative large forms for jazz big band, about one week after Markin turns 75! Special guest: Arkady Shilkloper (French horn)

К 75-летию композитора Юрия Маркина «Круглый Бенд» представит альбом его биг-бэндовых крупных форм

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Photographer Pavel Korbut's viewpoint: Jazz Voices Festival in Moscow

Photographer Pavel Korbut shares with Jazz.Ru Magazine's readers 27 of his favorite photographic pictures from the recent 22nd Jazz Voices Festival in Moscow.

Джазовые голоса
Фотограф Павел Корбут: впечатления о фестивале вокального джаза Jazz Voices

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Russian jazz composer Yuri Markin to be honored with an evening of his music on the day he turns 75

Yuri Markin, an outstanding bassist on the 1960s Moscow jazz scene, a pianist and arranger in 1970s and 80s big bands, a jazz educator, and a composer who studied with Rodion Shchedrin at Moscow Conservatory even before he launched a jazz career, to be honored in Moscow with an evening of his music (including his unique Jazz Symphony for Big Band!) on his 75th birthday.

Yuri Markin, photo © Pavel Korbut, 2003
Творческий вечер джазового музыканта, композитора и педагога Юрия Маркина в честь его 75-летия

Jazz.Ru Magzine Podcast 733. Grammy-2017: John Scofield, Jacob Collier

In the 733rd Jazz.Ru Magazine podcast, Jazz.Ru editor Cyril Moshkow features both recent double Grammy winners from the jazz realm, guitarist John Scofield and YouTube singer/multi-instrumentalist, Jacob Collier.
GrammiesJazz.Ru Magazine Podcast 733: Grammy-2017. John Scofield, Jacob Collier