Chick Corea

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Miles Davis's 20 greatest albums – ranked!
With his lost 1985 album Rubberband out in September, and the 50th anniversary of In a Silent Way – released this week – we count down the jazz icon’s finest moments

John Fordham

01, Aug, 2019 @12:30 PM

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Chick Corea review – full-throttle jazz that starts in fifth gear
From blues licks to Liszt, drummer Dave Weckl and bassist John Patitucci join the legendary pianist for tight, near-telepathic playing

John Lewis

01, Aug, 2018 @10:45 AM

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Cheltenham jazz festival review – a canny mix of populism and creative eclecticism
Chick Corea was both familiar and fresh while Kandace Springs mixed modern R&B with classic jazz standards at the Jamie Cullum-curated festival

John Fordham

02, May, 2017 @3:08 PM

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Chick Corea and the Vigil review – a captivating celebration of sponteneity
One of jazz’s most inventive piano improvisers jacks up the excitement with a dynamic rhythm section and plenty of gleeful percussive banter

John Fordham

11, Nov, 2015 @2:51 PM

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The playlist: jazz
Standout shows in recent weeks from a club-infused Neneh Cherry and a lovey-dovey Chick Corea and Herbie Hancock have this week’s playlist returning to some classic past recordings

John Fordham

20, Jul, 2015 @7:11 AM

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Chick Corea/Herbie Hancock review – quicksilver exchange from jazz royalty
Corea and Hancock really can converse in any musical idiom, from abstract noise to jazzy lyricism, peppered with their own iconic tunes to rapturous applause

John Fordham

08, Jul, 2015 @12:13 PM

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Herbie Hancock and Chick Corea to tour together
Jazz greats go out on their first tour as a duo since 1978

Guardian music

23, Jan, 2015 @8:38 AM

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Chick Corea: Trilogy CD review – piano master returns to acoustic jazz trio mode
This compilation of live trio recordings is a must for Chick Corea fans, and indeed for all jazz piano fans, writes John Fordham

John Fordham

16, Oct, 2014 @6:30 PM

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Opera and the arts are for everyone | @guardianletters

Letters: Jennie Lee said that the arts should become accessible without diluting excellence

13, Jun, 2014 @8:00 PM

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Chick Corea review – familiar and fresh, virtuosic, personal and charming
The jazz legend was in fine, relaxed form, chatting breezily to latecomers and sharing the piano with the audience, writes John Fordham

John Fordham

20, May, 2014 @4:19 PM

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Chick Corea: The Vigil – review

More than just polishing silverware, Chick Corea's latest album cherishes the past but forges forwards at the same time, writes John Fordham

John Fordham

08, Aug, 2013 @9:45 PM

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ECM: In search of free jazz and free expression

Manfred Eicher discusses his genre-defying label ECM, home of Keith Jarrett, Arvo Pärt and priceless recordings of free jazz greats

Francis Marmande

26, Mar, 2013 @2:00 PM

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