Jazz Institute of Chicago

Welcome to the Jazz Institute of Chicago Journal, an archive of jazz writing. You'll find incredible articles about the history of Jazz in Chicago, as well as interviews with a variety of musicians and jazz related figures and reviews of recordings and live shows.

Classic recordings—Chick Corea

Classic recordings—Chick Corea
by Stuart Nicholson

Now He Sings, Now He Sobs
Blue Note CDP 7900552.
Chick Corea (p); Miroslav Vitous (bs); Roy Haynes (d).
New York City, 14, 19 & 27 March 1968.

Matrix. My one and only love. Now he beats the drum—now he stops. Bossa. Now he sings—now he sobs. Steps—what was. Fragments. Windows. Pannonica. Samba yantra. I don’t know. The law of falling and catching up. Gemini.

Selections from the San Franciso Jazz Festival 2000

Selections from the San Franciso Jazz Festival 2000
reviewed by Rahsaan Clark Morris

Day 1
Wednesday, October 25

Bass Lines: A Life in Jazz

Bass Lines: A Life in Jazz
By Coleridge Goode with Roger Cotterell
London: Northway Publications, 2003.

Nic Jones

The bass player Coleridge Goode has proven himself to be one of the most open-minded jazz musicians, as this biography and the names he’s worked with over the years testify.

Esbjörn Svensson

Esbjörn Svensson
by Stuart Nicholson

Pianist Esbjörn Svensson is not really surprised to see his trio become one of the most talked about jazz groups in Europe. "It's not by accident it is happening for us," he says with a smile, "We have been working very hard for it. It's taken us seven years of trying, we just concentrate on our music and it's beginning to pay off."

Most Valued Player: Herbie Nichols

Most Valued Player: Herbie Nichols
by Nic Jones

There is a tradition of dissent in the realm of jazz piano playing, and it stretches from Count Basie to Andrew Hill. The players within it all forsook or have forsaken what might be called correct virtuosity in favour of idiosyncratic approaches of their own devising. Within this stream there is a small enclave occupied by a trio of pianist-composers, namely Hill, Thelonious Monk, and Herbie Nichols, who even now enjoys comparatively little coverage.

Electric Miles

Electric Miles

Black Beauty: Live at Fillmore West
(Columbia/Legacy C2K 65138), April 1970
Miles Davis at Fillmore: Live at Fillmore East
(Columbia/Legacy C2K 65139), June 17-20, 1970

Live-Evil
(Columbia/Legacy C2K 65135), 1969-70
Miles Davis in Concert: Live at Philharmonic Hall
(Columbia/Legacy C2K 65140), September 1972
Dark Magus: Live at Carnegie Hall
(Columbia/Legacy C2K 65137), March 1974

Reviewed by Greg Masters
www2.thorn.net/~gmasters

Steve Lacy at Unity Temple

Steve Lacy at Unity Temple
by Rahsaan Clark Morris

Bringing Down The Blackhawk

Bringing Down The Blackhawk
By Bob Knack

I was taking a lunchtime stroll in Chicago's Loop when I saw the scaffolding going up. It started on the south side of Randolph Street near the old library and was just beginning to curl around the corner and past 139 N. Wabash. I'll wager most of the passers-by had no recollection of the music history that took place at that famous but now shuttered address. It was the site of The Blackhawk, where big band music was king.

"...and that ain't all!"

by David Raksin

Introduction by James DiPasquale

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