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Joe Fonda, drummer Jaimoe to record in Milano

Joe Fonda, drummer Jaimoe to record in Milano

Joe Fonda, Jaimoe from the Allman Brothers Band to record in Milano 


Bassist Joe Fonda, By Owen Mcnally

Bassist Joe Fonda, By Owen Mcnally

Bassist/composer Joe Fonda, long an irrepressible, dynamic force in the world of cutting-edge music, outdoes himself as a bold impresario/producer with his Tenth Annual Connecticut Composers Festival, a combustible mix whose catalytic elements start crackling on Saturday, November 14 at 7:30 pm at Middletown's Buttonwood Tree.

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Joe Fonda Interview, Jazzthetik

Joe Fonda Interview, Jazzthetik

Joe Fonda inerview April 2017, Jazzthetik, Germany


Budd Kopman's Best Releases of 2016

Budd Kopman's Best Releases of 2016

Of the seventy or so albums I was fortunate to review this year (with many still waiting in the wings), the releases below (in chronological order) are those that moved me the most and hence that I remember the clearest, even after a year. The quality of the music is uniformly high, and leaving something off this list was a bit difficult. Of course, reactions to music are completely subjective, so one man's gold is another's lead—your mileage may vary.

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Also read Budd's review of the Flow


Robert Bush Picks Joe Fonda Satoko Fujii recording Duet as one the top Jazz Albums 2016

Robert Bush Picks Joe Fonda Satoko Fujii recording Duet as one the top Jazz Albums 2016

Satoko Fujii & Joe Fonda, “Duet” (Long Song Records 2016)
It’s hard to believe that these two haven’t been collaborating forever. The degree of intimate listening and deep exchange between Fujii’s piano and the woody, natural-sounding bass of Fonda is breathtaking. Unbelievably, this live album was only the second time they played.

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