Posts Tagged ‘Features’

Canada Day gig in Avignon, FR reviewed at Culture Jazz

Link to review (in French) here

“A beautiful universe in which the captivated public has been shipped without resistance!” – Google Translate

CJN Toronto feature

Link here 

Vancouver Old Growth Forest gig preview

link here 

New Interview: Recent Developments

Link to interview here

Neon Jazz interview

Link to audio interview here

Jazz FM 91 feature on recent Afropop radio program


Afropop Worldwide radio program airs

My first foray into radio production:

 ”Africa in Matanzas: El Almacen is Walking” airs on Peabody-award winning Afropop Worldwide (distributed by PRI) and streams, along with extended interviews and links to Sendero/el almacen videos, at

Gracias a todos Luis Bran, Alé Perez, Fito, Puchito, Amanda Villepastour, Ned Sublette, Stephanie Lebow, Liliam Cedeno, Marcus Milius, Mario Allende, Banning Eyre, Sean Barlow, Georges Collinet

Afropop Worldwide radio program here

Luis Bran interview here

Liliam Cedeno interview here

Video feature here

Interview in Village La Foret (Belgium)

Interview (in French) here

Canada Day IV & Golden State II Italian radio feature

Program here

Long interview re: Canada Day IV on the Songlines site

Link here

The Province (Canada) features Songlines

Stuart Derdeyn interviews Songlines label head Tony Reif, and features music from Canada Day III and IV, among others.

Link here

Jazz Beyond Jazz Feature and Residency Preview

“Subtle and Substantive”

- Howard Mandel

full Feature/Preview here


Jazz Right Now Stone Residency Feature

Feature here

Interview on Belgian radio program “Jazz Rules”


Link to interview in last fifteen minutes of Belgian radio program “Jazz Rules”

Feature at Radio Sefarad (in Spanish)

Link here

Vancouver Jazz Fest feature

In advance of several performances at the 2014 Vancouver Jazz Festival, artistic director and longtime friend Ken Pickering wrote a feature here.

Aberikula feature at Search and Restore

Link to interview here

Golden State Jazz Inside review

“An inventive drummer who sounds unlike anyone else, Harris Eisenstadt is probably most significant as a composer who has been involved with some of the most stimulating music of the past decade… Golden State is fascinating and continually surprising music.”

Scroll through pdf to p.51

Long interview posted on Songlines website

Link here.

Feature at

“One of the most active figures on the New York creative music scene over the past decade.”

Feature here

Downbeat Player Profile

“There is indeed a balance of thought and feeling in Eisenstadt’s music.”

Feature here.

Feature on German journalist’s blog

Feature in German on Christoph Wagner’s blog here.

Feature in Colby Magazine

Link here.

Jazzpodium (DE) Feature

5049 Podcast interview

Had a great time chatting with Jeremiah Cymerman on his 5049 Podcast. Link to download here. 

Radio Feature June 14 on SWR radio (DE)

Link to stream and info here.

Feature in Revista Raices

Spanish-language Revista Raices feature


Barry Altschul interview published at Destination Out

In three installments:

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3

Jazzthetik Feature

Feature in the German Jazz Magazine Jazzthetik.



Neue Zurcher Zeitung (CH) Feature

“Eisenstadt’s music is original and radiates transparency and clarity.” – Christoph Wagner

Full feature not on-line.  In German pdf-form only.

Jazz Times Feature

“His music trades on the balance of invention and cohesion, finding vivid beauty in the harmonious commingling of distinctly spontaneous voices.” – Shaun Brady

Full story here

New All About Jazz Interview Feature Interview

Full interview here.

Feature interview in Point of Departure

Click here

Short interview at Musical Immigrant

Link here