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The Pipes are Calling: A Review

By Peter Fielding • October 19, 2019 in Recordings
James Box and Jean-Willy Kunz's April 2019 release of The Pipes are Calling is an exceptional recording for trombonists and organists alike.


The Chase: A Review

By Peter Madsen • September 23, 2019 in Recordings
Award-winning composer, producer, entrepreneur, YouTube sensation, and trombonist Nick Finzer has given jazz sackbut junkies the fix they've been looking for with his release of "The Chase."


Musica Mobilis - Music for Brass: A Review

By Anthony B. Kirkland • September 09, 2019 in Recordings
This compact disc contains a variety of programmatic music composed by James A. Beckel, who was the principal trombonist in the Indianapolis Symphony from 1969 to 2018 and is a Professor of Music at DePauw University.


The Westerlies: A Review

By Clifton Taylor • September 05, 2019 in Recordings
The Westerlies' second album presents a collection of compositions that cannot be pigeonholed or even easily described in terms of genre.


X Over Trombone: A Review

By Douglas Yeo • March 12, 2008 in Recordings
With the flood of trombone recordings on the market these days - with much more of dubious than essential quality competing for attention - it is refreshing to see X Over Trombone provide us with both a look back and a look forward.


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