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On April 20, Grammy Nominated Vocalist Nnenna Freelon Returns with Her Seventh Concord Jazz Release Homefree
On April 20, Grammy Nominated Vocalist Nnenna Freelon Returns with Her Seventh Concord Jazz Release Homefree

“Freelon makes each song such a personal statement that they all seem fresh and new...” - USA Today March 10, 2010 — Concord Jazz is proud to announce the release of Homefree, the newest album from esteemed jazz vocalist and multi-Grammy® …

Jonny Lang Takes Center Stage On First Ever Live Album
Jonny Lang Takes Center Stage On First Ever Live Album

Live at the Ryman captures blues guitarist in an electrifying performance in Nashville, Tennessee On sale April 20, 2010 While still in his teens in the mid 1990s, Jonny Lang exploded onto the national scene with a combination of highly de …

Ray Charles’ Genius + Soul = Jazz Is Centerpiece Of 2-CD Deluxe Edition Retrospective Of The Artist’s Jazz Recordings Of The ’60S And ’70S
Ray Charles’ Genius + Soul = Jazz Is Centerpiece Of 2-CD Deluxe Edition Retrospective Of The Artist’s Jazz Recordings Of The ’60S And ’70S

Landmark 1961 album, which made it to #4 on the pop charts, is bundled with three other Ray Charles jazz classics: My Kind of Jazz, Jazz Number II and My Kind of Jazz Part 3. February 26, 2010, LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Ray Charles was best kn …

Concord Unveils Original Jazz Classics Remasters Series
Concord Unveils Original Jazz Classics Remasters Series

24-Bit Remastering Brings New Clarity And Depth To Classic Recordings First Five Titles Set For Release On March 30, 2010 February 17, 2010 — In the tradition of its highly lauded Rudy Van Gelder Remasters Series of classic Prestige recor …

Sergio Mendes’ Bom Tempo: A Celebration Of Life
Sergio Mendes’ Bom Tempo: A Celebration Of Life

Legendary Brazilian Musician Returns May 4th With Stunning New Collection On Concord Records February 10, 2010 - Sergio Mendes, producer, composer, arranger pianist, band leader and cultural sage, continues his magical ride with Bom Tempo, …

Hiromi Chronicles Her World Travels On Her First Solo Piano Recording
Hiromi Chronicles Her World Travels On Her First Solo Piano Recording

Place To Be set for release on January 26, 2010 22nd Oct 2009 — If all the world is indeed a stage, pianist-composer Hiromi Uehara has played on just about every corner of it. Since the beginning of the decade, she has supported her impres …

Legendary Percussionist Poncho Sanchez Returns to His Roots With His 24th Concord Picante Release Psychedelic Blues
Legendary Percussionist Poncho Sanchez Returns to His Roots With His 24th Concord Picante Release Psychedelic Blues

If music were about pictures, percussionist Poncho Sanchez’s music would best be described as a kaleidoscopic swirl of some of the hottest colors and brightest lights to emerge from either side of the border. At any given show, on any given …

George Benson Returns With ‘Songs And Stories’ On August 25th
George Benson Returns With ‘Songs And Stories’ On August 25th

New Collection is NEA Jazz Master’s Follow-Up to 2006’s Grammy Winning “Giving It Up” National Endowment of the Arts Jazz Master and 10X Grammy-winning, legendary musician George Benson will release his new album on August 25th entitled So …

Grammy-nominated Trumpeter Christian Scott to Release Yesterday You Said Tomorrow March 30, 2010 on Concord Jazz
Grammy-nominated Trumpeter Christian Scott to Release Yesterday You Said Tomorrow March 30, 2010 on Concord Jazz

The 10-track album was engineered by legendary Rudy Van Gelder and recorded at the famed Van Gelder Studio 12th August 2009 — On March 30, 2010 star trumpeter Christian Scott will release Yesterday You Said Tomorrow, his highly anticipated …

Ramsey Lewis to Release Concord Jazz Debut, Songs From the Heart: Ramsey Plays Ramsey, Available September 29
Ramsey Lewis to Release Concord Jazz Debut, Songs From the Heart: Ramsey Plays Ramsey, Available September 29

30th July 2009 — On September 29, Concord Jazz will release Songs From the Heart: Ramsey Plays Ramsey, the debut Concord Jazz CD from iconic pianist/bandleader Ramsey Lewis. At the age of 74, Ramsey Lewis has not only continued to be active …

Stefon Harris and Blackout to Release Urbanus On Concord Jazz August 25, 2009
Stefon Harris and Blackout to Release Urbanus On Concord Jazz August 25, 2009

24th July 2009 — Concord Jazz today announced the release of vibraphonist-composer Stefon Harris’s 7th album as a bandleader and Concord debut, Urbanus. The new release picks up where 2004’s Evolution left off in that it features Blackout, …

Terence Blanchard’s New CD Choices Set For Release August 18th On Concord Jazz
Terence Blanchard’s New CD Choices Set For Release August 18th On Concord Jazz

Follow-Up To Grammy Winning ‘A Tale Of God’s Will (A Requiem For Katrina)’ Is First Complete Cd The World-Renowned Trumpet Player And Film Composer Has Recorded In New Orleans And Features Guests Dr. Cornel West And Bilal “Life Is All Abou …