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Kirk Whalum Releases Humanité on October 11, 2019
Kirk Whalum Releases Humanité on October 11, 2019

Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan -“Music is the language that communicates across borders. Music can break and enter into a person’s soul. The difference is a musician is not there to take, he’s there to give, to leave something.” Grammy® Award Winner and …

Singer Veronica Swift Releases Confessions on August 30, 2019
Singer Veronica Swift Releases Confessions on August 30, 2019

Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan -At just 25 years old, Veronica Swift has built a résumé that even many late-career jazz singers would envy: tours as a featured vocalist with Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and Chris Botti; a guest collaboration …

Cyrille Aimée Announces Move On: A Sondheim Adventure, Out February 22
Cyrille Aimée Announces Move On: A Sondheim Adventure, Out February 22

Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan -The genius of Stephen Sondheim stems from the revered composer’s ability to plumb universal human emotions even in the form of the most outré characters – be they cannibalistic barbers, presidential assassins, or fairy tale witches. The …

Connie Han's “Crime Zone” Available October 12 via Mack Avenue Records
Connie Han's “Crime Zone” Available October 12 via Mack Avenue Records

Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan -With her debut Mack Avenue Records album CRIME ZONE (available October 12), next generation Los Angeles pianist Connie Han has created an edgy blend of modern and traditional jazz. Han’s parents, both practicing classical musicians, inst …

Cécile McLorin Salvant's “The Window” out on September 28 via Mack Avenue Records
Cécile McLorin Salvant's “The Window” out on September 28 via Mack Avenue Records

Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan -The world first learned of the incredible vocal artistry of Cécile McLorin Salvant when she won the prestigious 2010 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition. In just under the span of a decade she has evolved from a darling of jaz …

Tia Fuller's “Diamond Cut” Available May 25 via Mack Avenue Records
Tia Fuller's “Diamond Cut” Available May 25 via Mack Avenue Records

Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan -Saxophonist, composer, and bandleader Tia Fuller uses the process of diamonds forming under four levels of extreme pressure and heat as a metaphor for the time she spent honing her artistic craft. When looking up the term ‘diamond cut,’ …

Cyrille Aimée Live Scheduled For Release June 22
Cyrille Aimée Live Scheduled For Release June 22

Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan -The end of one chapter means the beginning of another. Like all the best cliffhangers, Cyrille Aimée Live leaves the audience wanting more…but also eager to discover what comes next. Recorded at a typically lively and engaging performanc …

Cécile McLorin Salvant Announces Third Album, Dreams and Daggers, out September 29,
Cécile McLorin Salvant Announces Third Album, Dreams and Daggers, out September 29,

Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan -GRAMMY® Award-winning vocalist Cécile McLorin Salvant has had a remarkable rise to stardom in her professional career, and she’s taking another big leap forward with Dreams and Daggers, her third album for Mack Avenue Records. More infor …

Cyrille Aimée's Let’s Get Lost, Release Date January 22, 2016
Cyrille Aimée's Let’s Get Lost, Release Date January 22, 2016

Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan -Let’s Get Lost, Cyrille Aimée’s second album for Mack Avenue Records, brings to light a different side of the radiant singer. After two years of dazzling audiences around the world with the joyful repertoire of It’s A Good Day, Aimée ref …

Cécile McLorin Salvant's WomanChild Out May 28, 2013 on Mack Avenue
Cécile McLorin Salvant's WomanChild Out May 28, 2013 on Mack Avenue

Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan -When Cécile McLorin Salvant arrived at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC to compete in the finals of the 2010 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition, she was not only the youngest finalist, but also a mystery woman with the mo …

Angelic Warrior from Tia Fuller Due September 25, 2012
Angelic Warrior from Tia Fuller Due September 25, 2012

Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan -Tia Fuller’s third release on Mack Avenue Records, Angelic Warrior, marks her deep-rooted evolution as an instrumentalist, composer and bandleader. After five years in Beyoncé’s band, the pop diva’s attention to detail in the studio rubb …

Steve Cole’s New Album, Moonlight, Available Tomorrow On Artistry Music
Steve Cole’s New Album, Moonlight, Available Tomorrow On Artistry Music

31st January 2011 — Saxophonist Steve Cole is one of the most celebrated players in contemporary jazz, having sold hundreds of thousands of albums worldwide and scored four #1 R&R Smooth Jazz hits. With five CDs in his catalog for Atlantic, …