Week of 02/09/17

Premiere DateFeb 9, 2017
00:00 BTR The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
02:13 Turning The Melissa Aldana Quintet
19:20 BTR The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
20:16 En Otro Lugar The Melissa Aldana Quintet
34:43 BTR The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
35:39 Morning The Melissa Aldana Quintet
53:29 Finish

Today’s episode of The Jazz Hole Live with Linus features a live set from New York City’s famous Smalls Jazz Club. The Melissa Aldana Quintet performed there on December 14th 2016. Tenor saxophonist and composer Melissa Aldana was joined by trumpet player Philip Dizack (whose composition “Morning” is part of this set), pianist Glenn Zaleski, bassist Pablo Menares (whose composition “En Otro Lugar” is part of this set) and drummer Kendrick Scott. Check out Melissa Aldana’s latest album Back Home and check out her upcoming tour dates on www.melissaaldana.com.

THE MELISSA ALDANA QUINTET:
Melissa Aldana (tenor saxophone, composer of “Turning”) Philip Dizack (trumpet, composer of “Morning”)
Glenn Zaleski (piano)
Pablo Menares (bass, composer of “En Otro Lugar”)
Kendrick Scott (drums)
All tracks recorded live at Smalls Jazz Club in New York, NY on December 14th 2016
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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