The Voice That Glows: Rachel Caswell

A bell-like clarity is the overriding quality in Rachel Caswell’s voice; we hear it especially when the instrumentalists pull back and leave her in the spotlight, like the song “Fragile” on her newest CD, “We’re All in the Dance.” She scats expertly in the double-time “Devil May Care,” never losing her footing, keeping the song... Continue Reading →

Albumology with Will Friedwald

Only a true music lover can list his top 50+ albums on the spot, from the heart, not taking a breath. Author Will Friedwald is one such writer. The level of musical detail in his new release The Great Jazz and Pop Vocal Albums (Pantheon) is matched only by his obvious love for the art... Continue Reading →

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