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Saxophonist and composer Randy Scott is since a longtime in music business. His instruments are the tenor, alto, soprano sax and the EWI. In the music  scene of Detroit he is maintaining his own recording studio.    
             
 

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Original music, combined with three players who bring their own passions. That’s what you get on Twenty-Two by Luis Perdomo & Controlling Ear Unit (Hot Tone Music, 2015).

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Since several decades the musician Ray Bach is associated with the project Freeze Frame, music ­ timeless and in the border area of smooth jazz and new age. His new release The Works (2015) is greeted with a laughing and a crying eye. Sadness creeps in with the thought that it might be his last album. 

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Spanish bassist Juan Carlos Mendoza gained my attention through his CD Thanks To Life,  an album with many musical surprises. His debut album from 2005 is entitled Mediterranova and shows the origins of this remarkable artist.

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George Anderson’s bass has underpinned the sound of the hugely successful British jazz-funk outfit Shakatak since 1981. His very satisfying solo albums “Positivity” (2009) and “Expressions” (2012) have secured his reputation as a solo artist – and an invitation to fulfil a dream of playing in front of South African fans in December 2014. 

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As a long-time Jazz fan it is always great to realize that there is a new young and fresh generation of musicians, who dedicate their great talent to that musical genre.

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