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Kassa OverallGo Get Ice Cream and Listen to JazzSelf-released If you were following jazz in Seattle in the last century, you probably heard about standout Garfield High School drummer Kassa Overall. If you tuned in during this era, you may have seen him playing with...
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Samantha BoshnackSeismic Belt: Live in Santa MonicaOrenda Trumpeter and composer Samantha Boshnack takes the subject of volcanology—the study of volcanoes—and addresses the unpredictable, yet law-driven nature of the earth’s surface through her septet’s fluid...
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Gregg Belisle-Chi  Book of Hoursears&eyes Records  When he lived in Seattle, guitarist/ composer Gregg Belisle-Chi was an intriguingly iconoclastic presence on the creative music scene, contributing his nimbly distinctive guitar playing and deeply...
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Chuck Deardorf Perception Origin Records Warm, intimate, fluid and expressive, this lovely album evokes the gentle contours and subtle gradations of light portrayed in its alluring cover photographs of sun-flooded forest glens. Seattle bass maestro and longtime...
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Ascension Northwest Big Band Thing Self-released John Coltrane is one and many. After finding religion in 1957, music’s sacred calling pulled him in “Both Directions at Once,” the name of a 1963 “lost album” released this year that has since charted 21 on Billboard’s...