Oleg Kireyev QuartetMoscow, Russia. Moscow Philharmonic

6 December 2019, Friday
Jazz Stories with Oleg Kireyev.
All this jazz: Miles Davis and John Coltrane.

What's cool (to me, at least) about the result is how unabashed the band is in swinging genuinely hard on chestnut exotica like Puerto Rican-born Ellington trombonist Juan Tizol's "Caravan," which Oleg Kireyev turned to as an encore, and seems born to blow, dervish-like.   Howard Mandel, president of the Jazz Journalists Association, USA more