New Music Monday

Feb 24, 2014

We close out February with a diverse New Music MondayVeteran bassoon player Daniel Smith has a new one for 2014: "Smokin' Hot Bassoon Blues"Chicago's elders statesman of the sax, Ari Brown launches "Groove Awakening"Guitarist Sheryl Bailey has a live release recorded in Vancouver, "A Meeting of Minds"From Paris, we have the US debut of vocalist Brigitte Zarie's "L'Amour" with fine guests including Randy BreckerFinally, from Seattle, the debut of vocalist, Mercedes Nicole, 'Beautiful Alignment" features Thomas Marriot on trumpet. I'm confident that in a few years Mercedes will become popular nationally.