Posts tagged “John Coltrane”

October 22, 2012

New sound clips: Faculty woodwinds recital, Sep. 13, 2012

Here are some sound clips from my faculty recital last month. I try to make a point of keeping myself challenged, and mission accomplished on this one. The repertoire, selected collaboratively with my outstanding pianist colleague Dr. Kumiko Shimizu, was all pieces with some connection to jazz music. First up on the program was selected movements ...

September 8, 2012

Faculty piano and woodwinds recital, Sept. 13, 2012

Kumiko Shimizu, piano Bret Pimentel, woodwinds Faculty Recital Delta State University Department of Music Recital Hall, Bologna Performing Arts Center Thursday, September 13, 2012 7:30 PM Program from Suite for Flute and Piano Claude Bolling (b. 1930) I. Baroque and Blue V. Irlandaise VII. Veloce from Four Personalities for Oboe and Piano Alyssa Morris (b. 1984) ...

November 30, 2009

10 jazz albums that should be in every music lover’s collection

Note: This is something I wrote back in the olden days (2003?) and published on another website. I’ve relocated it here with a few minor edits. I still think it’s a pretty decent list, with, admittedly, a few weaknesses (the biggest ones, I think, are a failure to really address the jazz singers, and a ...
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