Week of 6/19/16

Premiere DateJun 19, 2016
Categories Jazz Music
00:00 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
00:43 Traces Camila Meza
05:15 Skyrider Will Vinson
14:26 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
19:01 Song of Fulton and Gold Alexis Cuadrado (featuring Rowan Ricardo Phillips)
22:21 Interview with Alexis Cuadrado, Part I
35:59 Balada de Matt Sweeney I Alexis Cuadrado (featuring Melcion Mateu)
42:12 Balada de Matt Sweeney II Alexis Cuadrado (featuring Melcion Mateu)
45:34 Balada de Matt Sweeney III Alexis Cuadrado (featuring Melcion Mateu)
48:42 Interview with Alexis Cuadrado, Part II
60:16 Embrace the Night and Get Thee Gone Alexis Cuadrado (featuring Rowan Ricardo Phillips)
65:19 Finish

Today’s interview guest on The Jazz Hole with Linus is the Barcelona-born NYC-based bassist, composer and educator Alexis Cuadrado. His new album Poètica features works by the 21st century poets Rowan Ricardo Phillips and Melcion Mateu (plus guitarist Miles Okazaki, pianist Andy Milne and drummer Tyshawn Sorey). The two other tunes today come from guitarist, singer and composer Camila Meza and saxophonist and composer Will Vinson.

Links to today’s artists:
Camila Meza
Will Vinson
Alexis Cuadrado
Rowan Ricardo Phillips

PERSONNEL:

Camila Meza – Traces
Album: Traces
Camila Meza (g, voc), Shai Maestro (p, rhodes, wurlitzer, mellotron, pump org, ampli-celeste), Matt Penman (b), Kendrick Scott (d), Bashiri Johnson (perc) and Jody Redhage (cello)

Will Vinson – Skyrider
Album: Perfectly Out Of Place
Will Vinson (ss, syn, fl, celesta), Mike Moreno (g), Gonzalo Rubalcaba (p), Matt Penman (b), Jeff Ballard (d), Jo Lawry (voc), Jamey Haddad (perc) and The Mivos Quartet: Olivia De Prato, Joshua Modney (vio), Victor Lowrie (viola), Mariel Roberts (cello)

Alexis Cuadrado (featuring Rowan Ricardo Phillips) – “Song of Fulton and Gold” & “Embrace the Night and Get Thee Gone”
Album: Poètica
Alexis Cuadrado (b, voice, cajón, hand claps), Rowan Ricardo Phillips (voice), Miles Okazaki (g), Andy Milne (p, kbds) and Tyshawn Sorey (d)

Alexis Cuadrado (featuring Melcion Mateu) – Balada de Matt Sweeney I-III
Album: Poètica
Alexis Cuadrado (b, voice, cajón, hand claps), Melcion Mateu (voice), Miles Okazaki (g), Andy Milne (p, kbds) and Tyshawn Sorey (d)


Camila Meza


Will Vinson / Photo by Joao Gonzalez


Rowan Ricardo Phillips, Alexis Cuadrado and Melcion Mateu / Photo © by Núria Royo

Linus Wyrsch is one of New York City's most sought-after clarinetists and saxophonists. Full of passion for jazz, Brazilian and Latin music, the Swiss native maintains a busy performance and recording schedule.…

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