Week of 10/09/16

Premiere DateOct 9, 2016
Categories Jazz Music
00:00 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
02:14 Cold Spring Alex LoRe
08:32 Hannah’s Vocalise Meg Okura and the Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
13:54 This Year’s Fancies Andrew Downing
18:15 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
22:08 Fall In Line Andrew Downing
27:49 Dewey Circle Walking Distance
32:21 Neighborhood Walking Distance
32:44 Amour Banda Magda
35:53 Southbound Alex LoRe Quartet
42:18 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
44:52 Wild Things Alex LoRe Quartet
52:12 El Torero Rodrigo Bonelli (featuring Mike Rodriguez)
56:10 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
57:40 Radiance Ricardo Grilli
64:12 Finish

Brilliant jazz artists on today’s episode of The Jazz Hole with Linus, including saxophonist Alex LoRe and his new album More Figs and Blue Things, bassist and cellist Andrew Downing and his new album Otterville, as well as more tracks by Meg Okura and the Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble, Walking Distance, Banda Magda, Rodrigo Bonelli featuring Mike Rodriguez, plus yet another track from guitarist Ricardo Grilli’s new album 1954.

Alex LoRe Quartet
Meg Okura and the Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Andrew Downing
Walking Distance
Banda Magda
Rodrigo Bonelli
Mike Rodriguez
Ricardo Grilli


Alex LoRe Quartet – “Cold Spring”, “Southbound” & “Wild Things”
Album: More Figs and Blue Things
Alex LoRe (as), Glenn Zaleski (p), Desmond White (b) and Colin Stranahan (d)

Meg Okura and the Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble – Hannah’s Vocalise
Album: Naima
Meg Okura (violin, voc), Anne Drummond (fl), Mamiko Kitaura (p), Jennifer Vincent (b) and Willard Dyson (d)

Andrew Downing – “This Year’s Fancies” & “Fall In Line”
Album: Otterville
Andrew Downing (cello), Tara Davidson (as), Michael Davidson (vib), Christine Bougie (lap steel g), Paul Mathew (b-g), Nick Fraser (d), Rebecca Hennessy (tp) and William Carn (tb)

Walking Distance – “Dewey Circle” & “Neighborhood”
Album: Neighborhood
Caleb Curtis (as, comp), Kenny Pexton (ts), Adam Coté (b) and Shawn Baltazor (d)

Banda Magda – Amour
Album: Amour, t’es là?
Magda Giannikou (voc, acc, p, guzheng), Igancio Hernandez (guitars), Mika Mimura (vib, marimba, glockenspiel), Marcelo Woloski (perc), Keita Ogawa (perc), Petros Klampanis (b) and many others

Rodrigo Bonelli (featuring Mike Rodriguez) – El Torero
Album: Septet Works
Rodrigo Bonelli (d, comp, arr), Michael Verselli (p), Trevor Brown (b), Mike Rodriguez (tp), Lena Hovanesian (as), Joe Wagner (ts) and Dave Banker (tb)

Ricardo Grilli – Radiance
Album: 1954
Ricardo Grilli (guitars), Aaron Parks (p), Joe Martin (b) and Eric Harland (d)

Alex Lo Re

Alex Lore


Andrew Downing

Andrew Downing


Ricardo Grilli

Ricardo Grilli

Grammy-award winner 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…