Week of 04/23/17

Premiere DateApr 23, 2017
Categories Jazz Music
00:00 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
01:25 De Tierra Y Oro Sofia Rei
05:18 Mundo Piedra Sofia Rei
08:46 We The People Nick Finzer
13:35 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
15:54 Love Wins Nick Finzer
21:09 Common Ground Kirk MacDonald Jazz Orchestra, KMJO
31:14 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
34:34 Three Days No Sex Joe Benjamin & A Mighty Handful
38:36 Sleight of Hand New York Standards Quartet, NYSQ
46:27 Cygnus SPACEPILOT, Elias Meister
53:10 Amalthea SPACEPILOT, Elias Meister
55:38 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
57:22 Distances Tetraptych, Bert Seager
63:18 Finish

Today’s episode of The Jazz Hole with Linus includes brand new tracks from trombonist Nick Finzer, the Kirk MacDonald Jazz Orchestra (KMJO), the New York Standards Quartet (NYSQ) and more from Bert Seager’s Tetraptych. Other music on today’s show comes from Sofia Rei Joe Benjamin & A Mighty Handful and SPACEPILOT.

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Sofia Rei – De Tierra Y Oro
Album: De Tierra Y Oro
Sofia Rei Koutsovitis (lead, bck voc, loops), Eric Kurimski (g), Jean-Christoph Maillard (e-g, spanish g), Jorge Roeder (b), Yayo Serka (d, per, cajon, claps), Malika Zarra (bck voc) and Josh Deutsch (flh)
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Sofia Rei – Mundo Piedra
Album: De Tierra Y Oro
Sofia Rei Koutsovitis (lead, bck voc, loops), Eric Kurimski (g), Jorge Roeder (e-b) and Yayo Serka (d, per, per loops)
Nick Finzer -“We The People” & “Love Wins”
Album: Hear & Now
Nick Finzer (tb), Lucas Pino (as, b-cl), Alex Wintz (g), Glenn Zaleski (p), Dave Baron (b) and Jimmy Macbride (d)
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Kirk MacDonald Jazz Orchestra, KMJO – Common Ground
Album: Common Ground
Kirk MacDonald (ts, director), P.J. Perry (as, fl, as solo), Luis Deniz (as), Pat LaBarbera (ts, ss, fl, a-fl, ts solo), Perry White (bs, b-cl), Jason Logue, Brian O’Kane, Rob Smith, Kevin Turcotte, Joe Sullivan (tp, flh), Alastair Kay, Terry Promane, Kelsley Grant (tb), Peter Hysen (btb tuba), Lorne Lofsky (g), Nancy Walker (p), Neil Swainson (b) and Barry Romberg (d)
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Joe Benjamin & A Mighty Handful – Three Days No Sex
Album: Swing Migration
Joe Benjamin (voc), Paul Tafoya, Cody Rowlands (tp), Nathanael Ranson (tb), Daniel Jordan (b-tb), Dan Glaude, Gabriel Richards, David Engelhard (saxes), Michael O’Neal (bs), Andrew Freedman (kbds), Ray Cetta (b), Mike Gordon (d), Ansel Cohen (cello), Laura Huey (viola), Kiho Yutaka and Monica Behler (violin)
New York Standards Quartet, NYSQ – Sleight of Hand
Album: Sleight of Hand
David Berkman (p, comp), Tim Armacost (ts), Daiki Yasukagawa (b) and Gene Jackson (d)
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SPACEPILOT – “Cygnus” & “Amalthea”
Album: EXOPHONIA Live at Nublu
Elias Meister (g), Leo Genovese (syn, rhodes) and Joe Hertenstein (d, perc)
Tetraptych – “Star Wise” & “Blues You Can Use”
Album: Tetraptych
Bert Seager (p, comp), Hery Paz (ts), Max Ridley (b) and Dor Herskovits (d)
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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