Happy New Year !
I start the year by sharing my discoveries from the many ’Best Jazz albums of the year’ list’s released around the World.
Playing my ’Women in Jazz’ picks from those lists.
Names YOU MUST FOLLOW like Brandee Younger, Jihye Lee, Airelle Besson, Veronica Swift, Arooj Aftab, Adi Meyerson, Ruth Goller, Susana Santos Silva or Naoko Sakata.
Brandee Younger - Reclamation
Jihye Lee Orchestra - Relentless mind
Airelle Besson - The Sound of your voice Pt1
Veronica Swift - Prisoner of Love
Rosie Frater-taylor - Better Days
Arooj Aftab - Baghon Main
Adi Meyerson - Kabocha
Ruth Goller - Often they came to visit, even just to see how she was (M1)
Susana Santos Silva & Torbjorn Zetterberg - Cow Safari
Naoko Sakata - Dancing Spirits
Gretchen Parlato - Sweet Love
Cécile Mclorin Salvant - Thunderclouds