Charles Lloyd, Dave Brubeck, Ned Rothenberg Head Week's Releases

Saxophonist Lloyd taps Higgins, Mehldau; Brubeck goes it alone.

Music Union Accuses Youth Band Of Breaking Labor Laws

Director of amateur swing band says group only accepts donations and all money funds maintenance.

Singer Stacey Kent Hits Heights With Astaire Tribute

Soundtrack to Clint Eastwood's "Space Cowboys" film at #4.

Dave Holland, Others Play The Hinterlands

Western Jazz Presenters Network funds tours for artists willing to veer from beaten path.

Branford Marsalis, Kahil El'Zabar Among Week's Releases

Percussionist El'Zabar's Ritual Trio features saxophonist Pharoah Sanders.

Satchmo And Duke Together Again

Historic teaming of two jazz legends, repackaged as double disc, lands at #21.

Violinist Regina Carter On A Zig-Zag Tour

She'll be flying back and forth between Europe and the States.

Saxophonists Dominate Week's New Releases

David Sanchez, Steve Lacy, Ken Vandermark have new CDs.

Bassist Christian McBride To Release CD, Hit Road

He'll begin tour Sept. 12, the same day Sci-Fi comes out.

Flecktones' Outbound Lands At #2

CD has bluegrass and world music features.

Crop Of '70s Miles Davis Albums Reissued Amid Week's New Releases

Newly discovered Chico Hamilton recording with Eric Dolphy also in stores.

Queen Krall Finally Dethroned After 38 Weeks

$1.98 compilation BET on Jazz Presents: For the Love of Jazz does the trick.

Bela Fleck, Crossover Artists Lead Pack Of New Albums

Experimental guitarist Eugene Chadbourne, multi-instrumentalist Mino Cinelu also have new discs.

Ravi Coltrane Jumps Into Jazz Top 20

Saxophonist's From the Round Box debuts at #19; singer/pianist Diana Krall's latest still holds top spot.

Merrill, Reeves, Brackeen Highlight Week's New Releases

Merrill sings Croatian songs on her new roots CD.

Jobim's Finest Hours Arrives At #23

Brazilian's CD is latest in 'Finest Hours' series of compilations.

Mahogany, Ibrahim, Soloff Among Long List Of Week's Releases

Reissues include works by Booker Little, Ronald Shannon Jackson, Art Blakey.

Woody Allen Soundtrack CD Jumps Into Top 5

Sweet and Lowdown soundtrack ascends after release of home video.

Jeff Golub's Dangerous Curves Debuts Near Top 10

Guitarist enters Contemporary albums chart; Diana Krall still atop Top Jazz albums listing.

This Week's Releases: Christy Baron, Johnny Griffin And Martial Solal, Jason Moran ...

Reissues include a bumper crop of Louis Armstrong discs.

Clooney-Pizzarelli CD Bridges Generation Gap

Brazil debuts on Billboard's Top Jazz albums chart at #12.

NPR To Broadcast 13-Episode Series On Louis Armstrong

'Satchmo: The Wonderful World of Louis Armstrong' celebrates 100th anniversary of trumpeter/singer's birth.

This Week's Releases: Louis Armstrong, Chet Baker, Eric Mingus ...

Reissues feature John Coltrane, Bob Dorough, Don Ellis.

Romantic Compilation Seductive At Mere $1.98

CD features Claudia Acuna, John Pizzarelli, Acoustic Alchemy and others.