Drawn from jubilee concerts at Stuttgart's Theaterhaus in January 2015 to mark the 75th birthday of the great German bassist Eberhard Weber, this is a remarkable live album incorporating big band arrangements of Weber compositions as well as striking new music from old friends Pat Metheny and Jan Garbarek. Hear clips and find out more at http://www.propermusic.com/product-details/Pat-Metheny-Jan-Garbarek-Gary-Burton-and-SWR-Big-Band-Hommage-a-Eberhard-Weber-202529
We've just discovered a large batch of extremely rare #ECMRecords Vinyl titles in our warehouse (most of which have never been available before or even released on CD). So, we're clearing them all out and once they're gone, they're gone for good so shop early to avoid any disappointment. #Vinyl All titles are reduced to only £14.99 each (OR 2 FOR £28) and include FREE UK Delivery. http://www.propermusic.com/feature/ECM-Vinyl-Offer-64?show=24&sort=score
This much-anticipated 3-CD set with recordings from 1978 to 1980, issued in ECM's acclaimed Old & New Masters series, returns some historically-important John Abercrombie material to the catalogue, namely the albums 'Arcade', 'Abercrombie Quartet' and 'M'. Hear audio and find out more at: http://www.propermusic.com/product-details/John-Abercrombie-Quartet-The-First-Quartet-3CD-215451
With Made in Chicago, an exhilarating live album, Jack DeJohnette celebrates a reunion with old friends Roscoe Mitchell, Muhal Richard Abrams and Henry Threadgill. It was recorded at the 2013 Chicago Jazz Festival. Buy Jack DeJohnette - Made In Chicago at propermusic.com
We've scoured the jazz press (Jazzwise, Jazz Journal. Mojo etc..) for their end of year charts and checked back over the past year for our own favourite jazz albums of the year and we're pleased to present them all here as our "Jazz Albums Of 2014" feature. Each album featured below has been critically acclaimed, received great reviews or is our own personal favourite and all come highly recommended. Enjoy!
Pianist Gwilym Simcock teams up with The Delta Saxophone Quartet for an album in tribute to prog legends King Crimson! Find out more at: http://www.propermusic.com/product-details/Delta-Saxophone-Quartet-With-Gwilym-Simcock-Crimson-225340