Author: George W. Harris

JD Allen: Radio Flyer

Tenor saxophonist JD Allen paints with greys and sepias on this loose-fitting wardrobe of songs with Liberty Ellman/g, Gregg August/b and Rudy Royston/dr. Allen’s tone on the horn is as dry and dusty as a drive through Albuquerque, and he…

Bill Cunliffe: BACHanalia

winning pianist and arranger Bill Cunliffe breathes fresh life into The Great Baroque Songbook as he mixes Bach with bop on this impressive big band album. The band includes some of LA’s finest, including Wayne Bergeron, Terell Stafford,  Jon Daversa,…