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Monday Recommendation: Hagans On Cassavetes

Tim Hagans, NDR Bigband, Faces Under The Influence: A Jazz Tribute to John Cassavetes, Waiting Moon Records In this work inspired by American independent film pioneer John Cassavetes (1929-1989), Hagans triumphs as composer, trumpet soloist and producer. He bases his tribute in impressions of characters in six Cassavetes films, plus a piece named for the […]
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