assaf

Possibly the most sensitive guitarist I have listened to this year. Assaf leads a trio consisting of Ehud Ettan (Bass) and Ronen Itzik (drums) playing a mix of standards and Assaf’s compositions on this, his third album, Naked.. The standards include: Long Ago and Far Away; Someday My Prince Will Come and When Will The…

harry

Great Songs by George Gershwin, Cole Porter and Duke Ellington Harry Allen & Friends This is really a ‘can’t-go-wrong, back-to-basics, jazz with all the right credentials. Saxophonist Harry Allen leads a highly competent quintet in interesting and fresh interpretations of favorite standards from three of America’s darling composers. The drummer is Chuck Redd (ex Charlie…

robert

Birth name Robert David Grusin Born June 26, 1934 (age 80) Littleton, Colorado, United States Occupation(s) Composer, arranger, musician Instruments Piano Labels GRP Records Robert David “Dave” Grusin (born June 26, 1934) is an American composer, arranger and pianist. Grusin has composed many scores for feature films and television, and has won numerous awards for his…