PRE ORDER Sam Boshnack Quintet’s second album, NELLY BLY PROJECT (ARC-2772)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City – The Artists Recording Collective (ARC) label, is pleased to announce the latest recorded release by Seattle-based composer and trumpeter, Samantha Boshnack. “Fresh, smart, and bold describe Samantha Boshnack’s Nellie Bly Project. Inspired by the pioneer female American reporter from the late 1800s, Boshnack weaves significant quotes by the journalist […]

Valdez releases Shades of Happiness

Saxophonist David Valdez leads this lyrical, romantic, and sophisticated blend of Modern Jazz, woodwind-heavy Classical chamber music and authentic Latin and Brazilian styles. Genre: Jazz: Chamber Jazz Release Date: 2017 Listen + Buy = CD Baby Visit the store. Album Notes Alto saxophonist David Valdez leads this lush, lyrical and sophisticated Latin Chamber-Jazz ensemble, performing the compositions […]

Jazz Ambassador Magazine features ARC Label

LETTER TO THE EDITOR Larry,   We have collectively read the Artists Recording Collective LLC feature article you wrote and published in the June / July issue of Jazz Ambassador Magazine (JAM).    We want to say THANKS to you and the Kansas City Jazz Ambassadors organization for a great article about our company and […]

Live Concert Combines Live Webcast June 6

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Live Concert Combines Live Webcast June 6 Kansas City USA – The Westport Coffeehouse Theater will be the venue location for a live concert performance by the Christopher Burnett Quartet with special guest, Michael Jefry Stevens at 7 p.m. – 9:30 p.m., June 6. Tickets are $10 at the door for local […]

NEW RELEASE by Ryan Anselmi – Movin’ On is a tribute to Junior Mance

“Ryan’s one of a kind. He has a voice of his own and a musical sensibility that really excites a crowd.” — Junior Mance “Anselmi blows with subtle tonal shadings that reveal the player’s grace and insight into the composition ” — Downbeat listen + buy Movin' On by Ryan Anselmi & Company description Movin’ […]

Italian RAI3 Radio plays Dino Massa Kansas City Quintet

RAI3 BROADCAST PLAYER: Battiti del 04/04/2017 RAI3 PLAYLIST DETAILS o TKAY MAIDZA, Always Been, da “Tkay” – Kitsuné Musique o DIE FØRM, No Kill, da “La dimensione umana” – Officina Fonografica Italiana cd OFI006 o KING AYISOBA, Dapagara (feat. Orlando Julius & Zenabu), da “1000 Can Die” – Glitterbeat GBCD 044 o MICHEL EDELIN, This […]

New Release by Sam Boshnack Quintet

THE NELLIE BLY PROJECT (ARC-2772) We are pleased to announce a soon to be released recording of the new work by composer Samantha Boshnack – inspired by the life of daredevil, feminist, journalist & iconoclast Nellie Bly (1864 – 1922). A live premiere of the work was presented in concert in 2014. FROM THE COMPOSER […]

Radio Arts Foundation show plays Echoes of Europe

SHOW: “Jazz Collective” HOST: Jason Church Note from Jason I got the CD in just enough time to get “Echoes” in for this Saturday night’s show! I tagged the band’s FB page in the post, but just in case, here are the various ways that folks can listen in: 107.3 FM in St. Louis 96.3 […]

Dr. Zane Forshee releases “my heart comes undone” (by Judah Adashi)

ABOUT THE PROJECT A NOTE FROM ZANE FORSHEE: Happy Valentine’s Day! As we celebrate this day of love, hope, and at times longing, I want to share with you a new recording I’ve made that beautifully captures all of these elements by composer Judah Adashi.  You can download my arrangement of his piece, my heart comes undone, for solo […]