New releases from (mostly) female bandleaders
By Arturo Gómez • Mar 16, 2014
- Trombonist/Vocalist Natalie Cressman’s new one is “Turn the Sea.”
- The veteran soprano saxophonist Jane Ira Bloom returns with “Sixteen Sunsets.”
- From our neighbor to the north, Canada, flautist Julie Husband and her quartet offer us “Bach to Bolling and Beyond.”
- For vocalist Rebecca Dumaine’s sophomore session, she teams up with the Dave Miller Trio, “Better Than Anything.”
- Pianist Rossano Sportiello’s trio features Nicki Parrot on bass and vocals, “It’s a Good Day” is their new 2014 album.