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January The New York City Jazz Record includes Dr. Eugene Marlow’s 12th published book Jazz in China: From Dance Hall Music to Individual Freedom of Expression (University Press of Mississippi 2018) as one of the “Five Best Jazz Books of 2018.”
January 18 Performance: Bobby Sanabria’s Grammy-nominated “Multiverse” Big Band performs Eugene Marlow’s bembé arrangement of “Maria” as part of the ensemble’s 2018 Latin-Jazz Grammy nominated “West Side Story Reimagined” set at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
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Record of the Year: West Side Story Reimagined

Album of the Year: "West Side Story Reimagined" Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band

Eugene Marlow’s bembé arrangement of
“Maria” kicks off the second CD
of the two-set album.

 

According to the JazzHeads label “Maria”
is one of the top 3 tracks streamed from this album.

 

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Marlow’s “Jazz in China” Book Nominated for “Best Jazz Book” by the Jazz Journalists Association


BREAKING NEWS! April 15, 2019: Dr. Eugene Marlow’s book Jazz in China: From Dance Hall Music to Individual Freedom of Expression (University Press of Mississippi August 2018) has been nominated by the Jazz Journalists Association in the
“Best Jazz Book” category. Voting ends April 28.Jazz in China: From Dance Hall Music to Individual Freedom of Expression by Eugene Marlow, Ph.D.

January 2019: The New York City Jazz Record names Dr.... keep reading »


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“Blue in Green” An Award-Winning Album of Poetry and Jazz Coming April 2019

Blue In Green: Original Compositions by Eugene Marlow, Inspired by the Jazz Poems of Grace Schulman“Blue In Green: Original Compositions by Eugene Marlow Inspired by the Jazz Poems of Grace Schulman”—a collaborative album of 10 poetry tracks by world-renowned, award-winning poet Grace Schulman and 10 original jazz compositions by award-winning composer/arranger Eugene Marlow—will be released on April 30, 2019, International Jazz Day. April is also both Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM) and Poetry Appreciation Month.... keep reading »


Eugene Marlow’s Heritage Ensemble CD “A Not so Silent Night” Earns Four Stars from Downbeat Magazine

Eugene Marlow’s Heritage Ensemble’s “A Not So Silent Night” album (2016) has earned four stars in the December 2017 issue of Downbeat Magazine. It’s featured in Frank-John Hadley’s “Stellar Stocking Stuffers” article, p. 87.

 

The review is as follows:

 

Downbeat cover & review of Eugene Marlow's Heritage Ensemble's "A Not So Silent Night" December 2017 issue

 

"A Not So Silent Night" Eugene Marlow's Heritage Ensemble

 

“A Not So Silent Night” is the eighth album from The Heritage Ensemble featuring multi-Grammy nominated drummer Bobby Sanabria, saxophonist Michael Hashim, bassist Frank Wagner,  percussionist Matthew Gonzalez, and Leader/pianist Eugene Marlow.... keep reading »

Eugene Marlow’s Heritage Ensemble’s “Obrigado Brasil!” Selected as a WBGO Premium

WBGO logoMEII Enterprises was honored to have The Heritage Ensemble’s recent album—“Obrigado Brasil!”—selected as one of two premiums in the Latin-jazz category for leading jazz radWBGO’s recent fundraising drive courtesy of DJ Awilda Rivera.

 

"Obrigado Brasil!" Eugene Marlow's Heritage Ensemble

 

 

“Obrigado Brasil!” is the seventh album from The Heritage Ensemble featuring multi-Grammy nominated drummer Bobby Sanabria, saxophonist Michael Hashim, bassist Frank Wagner, percussionist Matthew Gonzalez, and Leader/pianist Eugene Marlow.... keep reading »