Tag Archives: ECM

Seeing the Forest with Anat Fort

There was a time when I didn’t understand why anyone needed more than one or two great jazz piano trio recordings. But once I came to see the format as one of the most efficient and flexible configurations for revealing … Continue reading

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Time is a Blind Guide – Thomas Strønen

I first heard of Thomas Strønen via his work with Food on the Rune Grammofon label in 2004. The CD was called (wait for it!) Last Supper. Food’s core was always Thomas and saxophonist Iain Ballamy but each release expanded … Continue reading

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Sympathetic Strings

When Dublin-born, Paris-based musician Garth Knox comes to town you can never be sure whether he’ll be performing on an early music or new music concert program. That’s because he flits effortlessly between the two and it seems there are … Continue reading

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