rune grammofon

May CD releases in brief

Here are paragraphs about some of the music I was listening to this month which I couldn’t devote full reviews to: Jane Ira Bloom – Early Americans (Outline): Bloom is that rare saxophonist – a soprano specialist. And one of… Read More ›

Albatrosh – Night Owl

(Rune Grammofon RCD2165/RLP3165) Albatrosh is the Norwegian duo of pianist Eyolf Dale and saxophonist/clarinettist André Roligheten. This album – their sixth, they have been playing together since they were 17 – opens with the brief burps and chinks of what… Read More ›

CD review: Albatrosh

Yonkers (Rune Grammofon RCD2117) This one came out in early December, but Christmas kind of got in the way. In some ways it’s much more of a mid-January album anyway (we will ignore the fact that it was recorded last… Read More ›