27 July 201810Everything about their newly recorded Modern Lore album was memorized in the musicians’ heads as Julian Lage, his Peruvian bassist Jorge Roeder and drummer Eric Doob stepped onto Zorlu PSM’s drama stage at 19:00 on the 11th of July.
9 May 2018110What if I told you that there is such a residence camp in Istanbul? Indeed. And now it gives the opportunity for Turkish musicians to participate in projects even though it is currently only open to those coming from Germany.
24 March 2018154“All In My Mind” was recorded live in the famous New York City jazz club ‘Jazz Standard’ during the birthday celebrations that lasted a week, and Smith shows his listeners that he hasn’t lost the soul of “Evolution”.
30 November 2017595I thought Amina Figarova, who reminds me of Carla Bley and Maria Schneider for some reason, gave a successful performance despite the negative aspects, and I will be waiting for her next performance in Istanbul as well as her future projects in excitement.
27 October 2017258IKSV, which played one of the biggest roles in the development of music culture and the change in the perspective on jazz music in Turkey, celebrates the 25th anniversary of its Istanbul Jazz Festival this year.
17 October 2017279Muthspiel upgrades his gameplay in Rising Grace and includes pianist Brad Mehldau and trumpet player Ambrose Akinmusire to the band, crafting an album which is reminiscent of “Driftwood” when it comes to its harmonic richness.