Re: [JPL] "From the Plantation to the Penitentiary" - to The Jazz Standard?

Bobby Jackson ftapache1 at sbcglobal.net
Tue Mar 6 23:29:23 EST 2007


I gave James Hale's review no stars.  I'll leave it at that.

Bobby Jackson

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jim Wilke" <jwilke123 at comcast.net>
To: "Jazz Programmers Mailing List" <jazzproglist at jazzweek.com>
Sent: Tuesday, March 06, 2007 9:33 PM
Subject: [JPL] "From the Plantation to the Penitentiary" - to The Jazz 
Standard?


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> Interesting ..... the DownBeat reviewer (James Hale) gave it 1 star - 1 
> star!   I'll leave it at that and you can read the review and take it up 
> with DownBeat.  We'll be watching to see what happens in JazzTimes....
>
> Meanwhile the same issue of DB (April, just out) has four reviewers in The 
> Hot Box all giving four star reviews to Dave Douglas' Live at Jazz 
> Standard, which is available by download only.  I've heard some of it, and 
> I think you should check it out  - it's intriguing and inviting music and 
> a lot of it!  All twelve sets played that week at Jazz Standard were 
> recorded and made available for download - how's that for confidence in 
> your band?
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> If you've seen his band live, you know how they turn on an audience and 
> their audiences usually include a lot of young people.  I'm adding some 
> tunes from the sets reviewed in DB.  www.greenleafmusic.com
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>
> Jim Wilke
> Jazz After Hours, PRI
> www.jazzafterhours.org
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