Brookmeyer Revisited

Brookmeyer by Claxton

Rummaging through Rifftides for posts about Bob Brookmeyer, I found that he is mentioned dozens of times and is the focus of several pieces. You can rummage on your own by entering his name in the “Search this website” box just below the artsjournalblogs logo. This one from 2008 concentrates on a rarity among Brookmeyer recordings. An earlier post is a review of a daring new Brookmeyer album. It begins: Like Brahms and Bartók late in their careers, Bob Brookmeyer has achieved … [Read more...]