waiting for venues to re-open
Named RISING STAR in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 & 2021 Downbeat Critics Poll
Sept 15, 2019 new release 'Ways' on
Hathut Records new label - ezz-thetics
Masa Kamaguchi & Billy Mintz
a set of improvised music
CD release date September 3, 2021
Russ Lossing piano
Gerry Hemingway drums
A new album of piano/drum duets. An audiophile recording.
Release date: May 7, 2021 on
For connoisseurs of fully improvised music.
A fascinating journey into imaginary soundscapes by two masterful improvisers.
A strange and magical trek that begins in the blended realm of extended percussion and inside-the-piano techniques, gradually separating into a full-blown piano and drum dialogue.
Russ Lossing - piano
Loren Stillman - alto and soprano saxophone
John Hébert - bass
Michael Sarin - drums
8 compositions by Russ Lossing
"...an iconoclast in the best sense of the word, a true innovator."
- All About Jazz
Russ Lossing, piano
Loren Stillman, alto saxophone
"State of the art duo by master jazz improvisers Lossing and Stillman.
An intimate dialogue based on lyrical and intricate original compositions by both. An immersive and inspiring set of sophisticated jazz." JPjazz
released September 3, 2021