27 August 2021238The musician graduated with a degree in piano performance from Berklee and got the opportunity to work with masters such as John Patitucci, Dave Liebman, Terri Lyne Carrington and George Garzone at “Global Jazz Institute”, founded and directed by Danilo Perez.
29 May 2021527Other than his prominent musicianship, guitarist Mike Moreno has come up with beautiful ideas about music in the last couple of years which attracted a lot of people’s attention to the history of jazz deeply.
7 February 2021397We talked to Önder Focan about the release of “Nubook”, which coincided with a rather unusual era, and the sectoral trauma caused by the pandemic, fueled by a conversation that started with Nardis Jazz Club, which Focan has been directing and managing for many years.
1 March 2020813We were set to listen to Black Pencil's latest project and album's namesake "Sit Fast", named after the works of Christopher Tye who lives in the 1500s, at one of my favorite vanues, Borusan Müzikevi, on the 21st of February, Friday.
18 February 2020526We met with Carmen Souza, who is a singer, composer and lyrics writer from Cape Verde, in Lisbon to talk about her new album ‘Silver Messengers’ 5 days after the album's release on the 25th of October, 2019.
6 February 2020733Our interview with Coşku Turhan takes place between continents. Because he currently lives in Los Angeles. I would like to introduce Coşku Turhan to you before we start talking about his album.
20 January 2020624Legendary musician Charles Lloyd performed at CRR on the 23rd of October 2019 with his Sky Trio (with bassist Reuben Rogers and drummer Eric Harland) and pianist Gerald Clayton and guitarist Marvin Sewell.
10 January 20201075We had the opportunity to have a long conversation with Cem Tuncer, who released his first solo album ‘Alright!’ through Lin Records on the 25th of October, before the first concert of this album.
29 October 20191190Someone that has changed the entire jazz scene of the 70s; someone, like what his predecessors had done, that has brought up another phase in jazz history and someone who has revolutionized his instrument…
27 June 2019883Guitarist and composer Efe Demiral released his second album “Uyku Pansiyon” in January 2019 three years after he released his first solo album “Inside Out”, which he recorded and mixed mostly at home.
11 June 20191185Cemre is currently based in New York, where she graduated The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music on full scholarship, under the instruction of legends that include Reggie Workman, Vic Juris and Jay Clayton.
20 March 2019811Tamer Temel (tenor and soprano saxophone), Ercüment Orkut (piano) and Cem Aksel (drums), three esteemed musicians of the Turkish jazz scene, came together and released their album “Töz” through A.K. Müzik.