ARTIST ROSTER TOUR DATES NEWS HOME

Jon Garelick’s 2014 best jazz album picks

< Back

Monday December 15, 2014

From The Boston Globe

Jon Garelick’s 2014 best jazz album picks
By: Jon Garelick

1. DANILO PÉREZ

“Panama 500” Pianist, composer, and Berklee prof Pérez commemorated the 500th anniversary of Balboa’s “discovery” of the Pacific Ocean on Panama’s west coast, as well as the 100th anniversary of the Panama Canal, with this vibrant exploration of varied musical languages, from ancient dance rhythms to modern jazz. Deploying various ensembles, Pérez conveyed history as living memory.

To read the original article, click here