Tim Wilkins

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Five Canadian Artists Playing The Montreal Jazz Festival

Friday, June 26, 2015

Canada produces a lot of top-flight jazz, but if you're not in the country, you'll probably have to head north to hear it. U.S. travel restrictions keep many of the nation's best musicians at home, where they've developed their own sound and scene.

Fortunately, Canada has wonderful jazz festivals. The ...


5 Locally Grown Projects At Winter Jazzfest 2015

Thursday, January 08, 2015

The 11th annual music marathon now features artists from around the world, but its main attraction is still the chance to hear new ideas from New York's top improvisers.


In Time For The World Cup, Explorative New Music From Brazil

Friday, June 13, 2014

Brazilian song has a way of capturing the imagination, and Rio de Janeiro is its crucible. From maxixe and choro in the 19th century to samba and bossa nova in the 20th, Rio's history of melding rhythms with deep lyricism has been extraordinary.

For Brazilians, these songs have even greater ...


Winter Jazzfest 2014: Tips Of The Iceberg

Monday, January 13, 2014

The logo for the 2014 Winter Jazzfest, marking the festival's 10th anniversary, is a giant iceberg floating into New York harbor. Like the iceberg, this year's edition was both big — 90-plus groups over five nights, representing just a small portion of a larger scene — and cold and wet, ...


5 Must-See Projects At Winter Jazzfest

Wednesday, January 08, 2014

This year's Winter Jazzfest seems to be a kind of turning point — for the festival, and maybe for jazz in New York City. What started 10 years ago as a one-night showcase under one roof has expanded to five days at 10 venues, featuring more than 90 ...


Jazzahead! Highlights: 5 New Bands From Europe

Friday, April 26, 2013

Bremen may be best known for its love of soccer and Beck's beer, but every April, its Jazzahead! festival turns the German port town into a capital city of jazz for a weekend

What began as a small trade fair and showcase for German jazz nine years ago ...