Featured Releases

Featured Releases on Modern Jazz Today

Featured Releases

These are featured releases of some of the modern jazz artists that are out there making the jazz of TODAY! Please support jazz musicians by streaming, downloading, and going to live gigs.


Hard Times, Michael Feinberg

Michael Feinberg

Hard Times, Michael Feinberg Bassist and composer Michael Feinberg presents Hard Times. Feinberg’s eighth album as a leader spotlights a fiercely integrative sound, expressing his layered response to …


Unravel, Serafin LaRiviere

Serafin LaRiviere

Unravel, Serafin LaRiviere Serafin LaRiviere (they/them) has performed at the Montreux Jazz Festival, Massey Hall, the Toronto Jazz Festival, and alongside industry legends. The artist put a successful …


Time Loops, Helen Sung

Helen Sung

Time Loops, Helen Sung Pianist/composer and 2021 Guggenheim Fellow Helen Sung celebrates the work of influential women composers on her latest album Quartet+, crafting …

Rachel Eckroth

The Garden, Rachel Eckroth

Rachel Eckroth

The Garden, Rachel Eckroth Pianist, composer and singer Rachel Eckroth’s first release on Rainy Days Records unveils fresh sounds from her evolving artistry. Steeped …


Afrika Love, Alchemy Sound Project

Alchemy Sound Project

The album features a track by each composer/bandleader in the collective –pianist Sumi Tonooka, woodwind players Salim Washington and Erica Lindsay, trumpeter Samantha Boshnack, and bassist David Arend. Alchemy is …


Transmigration, Makram Aboul Hosn

Makram Aboul Hosn

Transmigration, Makram Aboul Hosn About the album and the track “Modjadji”: This track and the album are available for download on BandCamp: makramusic.bandcamp.com/album/transmigration When I …


Da Fé, Dan Blake

Dan Blake

Pondering the existential crises that face humanity today – global climate catastrophe, poverty, hunger – can be overwhelming, especially when compounded with the more …


Ascension, Sanja Markovic

Sanja Markovic

Ascension, Sanja Markovic “With Ascension, vocalist/saxophonist Sanja Markovic has crafted a detailed and artistic collection of compositions which forge new directions in contemporary musical …


ARTEMIS, Artemis


ARTEMIS, Artemis The band’s debut album is a superb nine-song set that features material composed and/or arranged by each of the band’s six instrumentalists. …