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Mental Weather

Outline Records

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NEW SCHOOL MINUTE: Jane Ira Bloom, 'Deep Edges; Improvising Slow Songs' | The New School
Jane Ira Bloom: Valuing Choices Made in the Moment
2018 Grammy Winners for Best Surround Sound: Jane Ira Bloom, Jim Anderson, Darcy Proper


A Singer's Approach
1 A More Beautiful Question  
2 Ready For Anything  
3 Multiple Choice  
4 Mental Weather  
5 Luminous Bridges  
6 Electrochemistry  
7 Cello on the Inside  
8 What to Wear  
9 First Thoughts/This Nearly Was Mine  
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After thirty years, Award winning soprano saxophonist Jane Ira Bloom has returned to her original label, Outline Records, for a disc employing an electro-acoustic band which brings together fellow 70's New Havenite Mark Helias on bass, drummer Matt Wilson, and Seattle new comer Dawn Clement on keyboards for Mental Weather. After premiering the piece with the Doris Duke new jazz works program, Bloom then brought the band into Avatar Studio B in NYC with audio engineering legend Jim Anderson and laid down nine thrilling tracks.

4 New 'ON' this week: 198 'Total
NPR: Fresh Air PRI: All That Jazz, WFMT Net: Jazz with Bob Parlocha, CMJ & Jazzweek Charts
Markets include: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston, Wash DC, Philadelphia, Seattle, Minneapolis, Miami, Atlanta, Cleveland, Baltimore, St. Louis, Detroit, Portland, Las Vegas, San Diego, New Orleans, Buffalo, Albuquerque, Berkeley CA, Louisville, Jacksonville, Orlando, Honolulu, Buffalo, Omaha, Raleigh, Toledo, Santa Fe, San Jose, San Antonio, Knoxville, Stanford CA, Puerto Rico
CANADA: Toronto, Ottawa, Winnipeg, Quebec
INTER: France, The Netherlands, Australia, Germany, Poland, Portugal, New Zealand, Russia, Austria, Columbia
Charts: CMJ & Jazzweek
Press includes: Downbeat, All About Jazz, JazzTimes

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