Video promo for the upcoming release: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Jipq1moKeY video by: Udo Prinsen’ @udoprinsen and @prinsen.studio
I am very excited about this project, a kaleidoscopic exploration of the composer’s iconic Préludes – both the original scores as played by prize-winning classical pianist Lori Sims and unique "reimaginings" performed by the jazz duo of saxophonist Andrew Rathbun and...
http://downbeat.com/news/detail/guimaraees-festival-does-not-play-safe?fbclid=IwAR2PcBkjQNAvqRCrGHdLORJ7O-ToKtbqMvHleaN56TeBlOrQ0Pca2dGssLI Downbeat Magazine - about our performance last saturday at Guimarães Jazz!“The festival saved its best for last. Canadian...
Jeremy Siskind and myself embark on the following dates presenting music from our upcoming CD "Impressions of Debussy" (due out in April on Centaur Records), where we play interpretations and improvisations based on Debussy's famed Preludes.
Andrew Rathbun Large Ensemble closes the 2019 festival with a performance of Atwood Suites, 9pm, November 16th
March 27th BPI Series, Dalton Center, Western Michigan University. Concert 7:30pm, pre-concert talk 7pm March 28th Union Cabaret 7pm March 28th Jazz Estate, Milwaukee 8pm March 29th Fulton St. Collective, Chicago 9pm Hope you can join us
Atwood Suites is nominated for a Juno Award: https://ottawacitizen.com/entertainment/jazzblog/congrats-to-the-2019-jazz-juno-award-nominees
New review of Atwood Suites http://www.londonjazznews.com/2019/01/cd-review-andrew-rathbun-large-ensemble.html
Lovely review in Jazz Port (Czech): I haven't heard such a gorgeous beginning of an album in a long time! Dense rhythms, exciting solos, surprising slow-downs, gradations, counterpoints & melodic flexibility. The development of themes is rational and logical,...