Gapplegate Music Review

  Tuesday, November 18, 2014 François Carrier, The Russian Concerts Volume 2, with Michel Lambert and Alexey Lapin François Carrier has been pretty extraordinarily productive in the number and quality of his releases of late. I’ve covered many here over the last...

Citizen Jazz review of Overground to The Vortex

  En cette soirée de décembre 2011, c’est à de bien réjouissants jeux du Commonwealth rapportés à la musique improvisée qu’on été conviés les habitués du Vortex, fameux club londonien qui accueille régulièrement ce genre de disciplines. A quelques mois de là, c’est le...

Impro Jazz / Novembre 2014 review

François CARRIER/Michel LAMBERT/Alexey LAPIN THE RUSSIAN CONCERTS Volume 1 FMR CD 367   L’opus précédent de l’alto de Montréal était comme celui-ci un enregistrement live, confirmant la préférence de l’artiste pour la publication de témoignages scéniques : «...

Citizenjazz.com / 5 novembre 2014 / recension

CARRIER / LAMBERT / LAPIN THE RUSSIAN CONCERTS VOLUME 1 François Carrier (as), Alexey Lapin (p), Michel Lambert (dms) Pour cette figure éminente de la scène canadienne, la fidélité n’est pas un vain mot. Avec son indéfectible comparse, le batteur Michel Lambert que...

Percorsi Musicali

Francois Carrier/Michel Lambert/Alexey Lapin The Russian Concerts Volume 2 SABATO 11 OTTOBRE 2014 Sebbene in dottrina continui la lotta tra coloro che ritengono che la musica abbia il potere di evocare emozioni dirette e quelli che invece pensano ad una fredda ed...

Music and More review

Francois Carrier – The Russian Concerts Vol. 2 (FMR Records, 2014) THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2014   Recorded in three locations in Moscow in 2013,  this very powerful collective improvisation is led by Francois Carrier on alto saxophone, along with Michael Lambert...

The Free Jazz Collective review

François Carrier, Michel Lambert & Alexey Lapin The Russian Concerts, Vol. 1 (FMR, 2014) ****½ Reviewed by Stef Gijssels @ The Free Jazz Collective : By Stef I love listening to music while driving my car, as I did yesterday between Paris and Brussels, and when...

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All’Alba on Bandcamp!

Get “All’Alba” as a digital download and help us release other albums. This one is among my favorite earlier albums. It was recorded at Studio Victor in 2001.   [bandcamp width=350 height=470 album=2595909090 size=large bgcol=333333 linkcol=e32c14...

Clip of Alchemia Klub, Krakow, Poland

François Carrier / Michel Lambert / Rafał Mazur in Alchemia – Krakow Sessions – DTS Studio Interesting! There seems to be new phrasing, mixed in with some distorted bursts like Coltrane, with a happy variety of colors and rhythms. And I like the bass, very...