These are the best jazz shows in NYC in December.
Fred Hersch Trio Village Vanguard Wednesday, September 12 Better than: Whatever "the same ol', same ol'" means to you. I wish some neuroscientist (perhaps edgy violinist-turned-Columbia University neurobiologist Dave Soldier?) would conduct a study on the musical transformation of pianist Fred Her ... More >>
Bassists shine, even amid the dark age of conservatism
A pianist who's resisted categories for 40 years goes home again
Compiled by Ginger Adams Otis